General School News Category
Olympic gymnast strikes gold at MCCPosted in General School News on Monday, 21 November, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College students were treated to a memorable and inspiring display of determination and sporting prowess when Olympic gymnast, Brennon Dowrick visited on Friday.
The College hosted Mr Dowrick's visit as part of its Positive Education program, Flourish. He is Australia's most successful Olympic and Commonwealth Games gymnast who is ...
Katherine rises to the challengePosted in General School News on Friday, 18 November, 2016
Year 10 student, Katherine Magpily has been named as a State finalist in the prestigious National History Challenge.
The challenge is one of three national competitions that the College’s Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) Learning Area encourages students to enter. This year Olivia Bassett-Scarfe (Year 9), Darryl Teo (Year 11) and ...
Junior maestros take to the stagePosted in General School News on Wednesday, 9 November, 2016
Junior School students were entertained by their musical peers at the recent Junior School Music Assembly which showcased the talents of students from Pre-Primary to Year 6.
23 students showcased their tuneful abilities with performances on guitar, violin, piano, drums, trumpet, clarinet and voice. Three Year 6 MCs exercised their public ...
Today’s history taught by yesteryear’s greatsPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 9 November, 2016
And the newly elected president of the United States of America is .... Abraham Lincoln or George Washington?
Secondary school students at Mandurah Catholic College were yesterday treated to a lively and entertaining lesson delivered by the two US political icons (known in the modern world as Social Sciences teachers, Mr ...
Hot off the pressPosted in General School News on Thursday, 27 October, 2016
Year 10 student, Katherine Magpily, witnessed firsthand the production process of delivering the State's daily newspaper on the weekend.
Katherine was one of 13 gifted English students selected from various schools throughout the State to spend a day working alongside editors, news reporters and presenters from 7 News. Together they edited ...
Pursuing her Olympic dreamPosted in General School News on Tuesday, 25 October, 2016
Year 12 student, Bree Johnson has been awarded the prestigious Pierre de Coubertin Award for 2016.
Pierre de Coubertin is the founder of the modern Olympics and he was convinced of the importance of sport for the development of the individual. He believed that the qualities of teamwork, sportsmanship and fair ...
Music Scholarships for 2017Posted in General School News on Tuesday, 25 October, 2016
Interested persons are invited to apply for Music Scholarships for 2017 at Mandurah Catholic College. Further information and an application pack can be located under the "Our Learning" (Scholarships) tab, located above the newsfeed on the College's website homepage. Applications close on 7 November, 2016.
Farewell Class of 2016!Posted in General School News on Friday, 21 October, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College's Class of 2016 farewelled their years as school students yesterday, marking the occasion with mixed feelings of joy and sadness, reverence and celebration.
"The Graduation Day has a number of significant components to it at Mandurah Catholic College," said College principal, Mr Andrew Watson. "The day begins with ...
ACC Athletics ChampionsPosted in General School News on Monday, 19 September, 2016
The Mandurah Catholic College Athletics Team scooped the awards pool at the most recent ACC (Associated & Catholic Colleges) Inter-School Carnival. The team walked away with four shields, including the overall Winners' Shield.
The MCC athletes were also awarded the Junior Girls' Champion Shield, Junior Boys' Champion Shield and Senior Girls' ...
Proposed Term Dates 2017Posted in General School News on Monday, 19 September, 2016
The following Term Dates for 2017 have been proposed by the Catholic Education of WA (CEWA) -
Students: Wednesday, 1 February - Friday, 7 April
Mid-semester break: Saturday, 8 April - Sunday, 23 April
Students: Monday, 24 April - Friday, 30 June
Mid Year break: Saturday, 1 July - Sunday, ...