No sunshine but plenty of smiles!Posted in General School News on Wednesday, 16 September, 2015
Grey skies couldn't dull scores of smiles nor the rich palette of colour when hundreds of students participated in a fundraiser for Beyond Blue this week.The inaugural MCC Colour Run, held on the College oval, was organised by Head Prefects, Shannon O"Brien and Michael Humble as their end-of-year legacy. With ...
MCC wins ACC honoursPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 16 September, 2015
MCC Athletics team captain, Seaton Puzey led by example at a recent Inter-School Athletics meet, finishing the day as Open Boys' Champion.And adding another trophy to the College cabinet, the MCC squad took out top honours, winning the E Division shield at the ACC (Associated & Catholic Colleges) Inter-School Carnival. ...
Synthetic Drugs – a must watch for parentsPosted in General School News on Thursday, 10 September, 2015
This week on 60 minutes there is a story on the synthetic drug problem in Australia. One of our College parents, Tyren Edwards, is featured on the episode talking about the dangers from a scientific aspect. Well worth a watch and recommended watch for Upper School Students. The website is below.https://www.facebook.com/SideffectFoundationhttp://sideffect.org.au/about/our-team/
The Wonderful World of WordsPosted in General School News on Friday, 4 September, 2015
The College gymnasium was filled with colourful creativity - and very excited students! - when the Junior School staged its annual Character Dress-Up Day in celebration of Book Week. Students were encouraged to dress up as their favourite book character; the results speak for themselves!
State success for budding scribePosted in General School News on Monday, 31 August, 2015
Year 9 student, Katherine Magpily has been selected as a finalist in the 2015 Tim Winton Award for Young Writers.The talented writer will now vie for top honours against 16 young writers from across the State. Irrespective of whether she is judged most outstanding overall, Katherine will next week receive ...
COMMUNICATION AND HOW WE DO ITPosted in General School News on Monday, 24 August, 2015
The College is currently assessing Communication and how we do this. You would be aware from the editorials of this year’s newsletter that I have made references to our Strategic Plan. Amongst many other priorities in the plan we have set ourselves the task of developing a comprehensive communications strategy and ...
National selection for hockey starPosted in General School News on Monday, 17 August, 2015
MCC hockey star, Marshall Puzey is the only West Australian player to be selected for the Australian U16 School Boys' team.His selection was announced at the conclusion of the recent School Sports Championships held at Perth Hockey Stadium. Marshall (pictured) was also voted the Most Valuable Player for Western Australia.The ...
Conor claims cycling titlePosted in General School News on Monday, 17 August, 2015
Year 11 student, Conor Leahy is preparing for a national cycling event after winning the Under 17 Western Australia State Individual Time Trial championship.The Under 15-17 National Road Racing Championships are being staged in Victoria next month and will see Conor compete in a three-event race comprising a 15km Individual ...
MCC surfers win regional titlePosted in General School News on Friday, 7 August, 2015
The Mandurah Catholic College Surf Team dominated the waves this week to win the Peel Regional Inter-School Surf Title for the eighth consecutive year.The MCC champions finished in the top three placings in all divisions, with the female members of the team competing brilliantly to win the Senior Girls' Body ...
State captaincy for MCC hockey starsPosted in General School News on Monday, 3 August, 2015
Two Mandurah Catholic College students have been bestowed the honour of captaincy for the School Sport National Championships being held in Perth this month.Marshall Puzey and Bree Johnson have been named captains of the Boys' and Girls' 16s School Sport WA State Hockey Teams respectively. Among their duties as team ...