2017 News

Academic

National Titration Competition finalists

National Titration Competition finalists

Congratulations to Anooj Lad, Ryan Walls, and James Maas who have been successful in progressing to the national finals of the Australian Chemical Analysis Competition.

The Year 12 students competed in the Royal Australian Chemical Institute’s ...

National Culinary finalists

National Culinary finalists

On the last Friday of Term 2, Year 12 students Katelyn Twiss and Claire Lonie entered the Australian Culinary Federation Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge for the ACT. There were four other teams from other schools also competing.

They had to ...

Students finish Senior Exams

Students finish Senior Exams

Senior students have concluded Term 2 with their Semester 1 Senior Exams at the Isabella Campus.

The final exams for students in Years 11 and 12 were held today, bringing to an end the weeklong Senior Exam Period.

Prior to the Senior Exam ...

Students stress less before Senior Exams

Students stress less before Senior Exams

Isabella Campus students have taken part in Stress Less Week this week, participating in a series of activities created by the Senior SRC to help students deal with, and prepare for, their upcoming exams.

Stress Less Week involved a number of ...

Chelsea assists aspiring artists

Chelsea assists aspiring artists

Five years ago, Chelsea Agno graduated from St Mary MacKillop College with dreams of becoming an artist. Now that those dreams have been realised, Chelsea has returned to MacKillop to inspire the College’s aspiring artists to do the same.

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College Careers Expo

College Careers Expo

What are your options after Year 12?

To help answer that question, MacKillop holds a Careers Expo in May each year, providing students with access to universities, CIT, industry, employer groups, apprenticeship centres, and more!

The College ...

France Trip 2017

France Trip 2017

In the summer school holidays, 18 MacKillop students headed to France for a three-week adventure. During the trip, students explored Paris, which included visiting the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, walked to Champs-Élysées, Arc de Triomphe, Notre ...

Year 12 Results 2015

Year 12 Results 2015

Congratulations to the Class of 2015, who achieved well beyond their expectations this year. Their results were released on Wednesday 16 December.

The following observations can be made about MacKillop's results:

65% of our Year 12 class ...
NZ Study Tour 2015

NZ Study Tour 2015

SOSE and Science students embarked on a 12-day study tour of the South Island of New Zealand in the April school holidays.

The adventure began in Christchurch and took students through the farmlands of the Canterbury Plains, through to stunning ...

Dr Nagabhushan's Psychology Award

Dr Nagabhushan's Psychology Award

It is with great pride that MacKillop congratulates SOSE teacher Dr Prathiba Nagabhushan for receiving the award of Best Research Paper at the 4th Annual International Conference on Cognitive and Behavioural Psychology.

The conference, held in ...

Year 12 completes AST

Year 12 completes AST

Congratulations to our Year 12 Tertiary students who have completed their AST examinations this week.

The AST, or ACT Scaling Test, helps to determine each student's Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR), which is used to rank applicants for ...

Science Student set for Singapore

Science Student set for Singapore

Year 12 student Tyler Jones has flown to Singapore to participate in the 8th Asian Science Camp at Nanyang Technical University.

Tyler was one of two indigenous science students who won a Charles Darwin University scholarship to attend the ...

ADFA Education Award

ADFA Education Award

Congratulations to Maddison Stevens of Year 12, who was awarded the 2014 ADFA Education Award.

Maddison was one of four ACT students to receive the award at a presentation ceremony at the Defence Force Recruitment Centre on 29 July.

Maddison ...

Year 12 Perpetual Awards

Year 12 Perpetual Awards

 

Year 12 Perpetual Awards 2013

The Year 12 Perpetual Awards were presented at the Graduation Mass on 6 December.The Award winners were:Principal's AwardGrace Wilkinson

Sr Noelene Quinane Award for Academic ExcellenceAndrew Barclay

St ...