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Marvelling at God’s work with MusicPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 28 June, 2017

Junior School students were delighted to sing and dance along with renowned songster, Michael Mangan during his recent visit to Mandurah Catholic College. Michael’s songs carry some wonderful messages; as students and staff enthusiastically sang along and participated in the various sequences of action and dance they were prompted to ...
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Sobering discussion on substance abusePosted in General School News on Monday, 19 June, 2017

Students from Years 10, 11 and 12 were delivered some strong words of advice on the contentious issues of alcohol and drug use on Wednesday.Paul Dillon, a well respected guest speaker and director of DARTA (Drug and Alcohol Research and Training Australia) has been visiting the College for four years ...
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Young scientists finish in top 5% nationallyPosted in General School News on Monday, 19 June, 2017

Two Mandurah Catholic College students have received High Distinctions in an Australia-wide science competition.Noah Glenn (Year 8, St Bernadette’s) and Thomas Stephenson (Year 9, St Patrick’s) achieved results in the top 5% of competitors in the Big Science Competition 2017.Distinction Awards (top 10%) were awarded to: Adam Wilson (Year 7); ...
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Sports stars venture further afieldPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 7 June, 2017

Two Mandurah Catholic College students have impressed State and National selectors in their respective sports.Year 12 student, Sam Oldfield (pictured, in action, at right) has been selected in the B Squad for the Australian Outback Gridiron Team, which means he is a substitute player in the national team, filling in ...
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Contemporary artists inspire with creativityPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 7 June, 2017

Senior art students were inspired by two diverse contemporary artists during a full day incursion at the College.Year 11 and 12 ATAR and General Art students participated in a creative and colourful workshop conducted by local wax encaustic artist, Helen Coleman and Perth-based urban mural artist, Luke O’Donohoe.   Both ...
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Flores Mission Trip 2017Posted in College Community on Monday, 22 May, 2017

“I learnt that you don’t need the latest iPhone or designer bag, all you need is to approach life with a positive attitude -there’s always a reason to smile, there is always hope!”  A group of 10 students from Years 10 - 12 and four staff embarked on the second MCC ...
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Canberra Educational Tour 2017Posted in General School News on Monday, 22 May, 2017

The annual Canberra Educational Tour in April was, once again,  a highlight on the College's extra-curricular calendar.57 students from Year 9 and accompanying staff visited the national capital during the April holidays to learn more about Australia’s history, culture, heritage and democracy. The highlight for many was the tour of ...
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Simply Seuss-ational!Posted in College Community on Wednesday, 17 May, 2017

The Mandurah Catholic College production of Seussical delighted audiences, young and old, when it hit the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre on the weekend.More than 1100 people were captivated by the cast's professional and endearing performances of the song and dance musical, and the decision to stage a matinee performance in the ...
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Bravery award for courageous duoPosted in College Community on Wednesday, 10 May, 2017

Two members of the Mandurah Catholic College community have received awards from the State Premier, Mark McGowan, for selfless acts of bravery at a local beach last year.Year 11 student, April McPherson and Director of Sport, Mr Nick Jenkins, were presented with silver medallions for bravery by Surf Life Saving ...
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College features in ex-PM’s visit to WAPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 10 May, 2017

Former Prime Minister,Tony Abbott, met with Year 12 Prefects at Mandurah Catholic College whilst touring the Peel region last week.The student leadership group and College Executive quizzed Mr Abbott on a diverse range of topics, including education funding, Donald Trump and his infamous budgie smugglers. When asked if his well-publicised ...
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