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Class of 2021 goes on Year 12 Retreat

Class of 2021 goes on Year 12 Retreat

The Class of 2021 kicked off their final semester at MacKillop with the Year 12 Retreat, which was held at Canberra Park from 21 to 23 July.

The students of Year 12 would normally have escaped to Sydney’s northern beaches for Retreat, but ...

Goodbye and good luck, Year 12!

Goodbye and good luck, Year 12!

The College wished its Class of 2020 an emotional goodbye at the Year 12 Breakfast and Farewell Assembly this morning.

The day began at 8am with breakfast in F Block before the graduating class gathered in the St Peter's Campus Gymnasium for ...

2021 SRC Update

2021 SRC Update

Election season has continued at MacKillop, with 26 Year 11 students running for our House Captain positions and 17 Year 8 students making speeches to be considered as the 2021 Padua Campus Captains.

Congratulations to each of the candidates for ...

Students perform Senior Showcase

Students perform Senior Showcase

MacKillop’s Year 11 and 12 students finally had the chance to act, sing and dance in front of a live audience this year, with three Senior Showcase performances in the Moira Najdecki Theatre on 22 and 23 October.

The Senior Showcase, a ...

New facilities at MacKillop

New facilities at MacKillop

St Mary MacKillop College has added to its amazing facilities with the recent completion of three building and refurbishment projects across both campuses.

Handover of the Penola Administration Centre and Moira Najdecki Theatre took place just ...

MacKillop buildings receive commendations

MacKillop buildings receive commendations

St Mary MacKillop College and its architects have received two Commendations at the 2020 ACT Architecture Awards, which were held over live broadcast by the Australian Institute of Architects on Friday 5 June.

MacKillop’s STEM Centre, designed ...

Goodbye, Year 12

Goodbye, Year 12

The College wished its Class of 2018 an emotional goodbye at the Year 12 Breakfast and Farewell Assembly this morning.

The day began at 8am with breakfast in F Block, put on by Year 11 Hospitality and next year's senior SRC members.

The ...

College opens new buildings at Isabella

College opens new buildings at Isabella

St Mary MacKillop College has celebrated the Official Blessing and Opening of its new Providence Building and Fr Julian Tenison Woods Laboratories at the Isabella Plains Campus.

The unveiling of the two new buildings took place after the ...

Year 12 Graduation Mass and Formal

Year 12 Graduation Mass and Formal

The Class of 2017 has officially completed its time at St Mary MacKillop College after the Graduation Mass and Graduation Formal on Friday 1 December.

The day began with Mass at Holy Family, Gowrie, after which several students were presented ...

Class of 2017 bids fond farewell

Class of 2017 bids fond farewell

The Class of 2017 bid an emotional goodbye to MacKillop with the Year 12 Breakfast and Farewell Assembly this morning.

The day began at 8am with breakfast in F Block, put on by Year 11 Hospitality and next year's senior SRC members.

The ...

2018 student leaders elected

2018 student leaders elected

Year 11 students Thomas Couper-Logan and Sarah Purcell have been chosen as the 2018 College Captains following an election at the Isabella Campus.

Year 11 students and their teachers took to the voting booth after 18 candidates delivered ...

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 ...

MacKillop hosts vehicle safety launch

MacKillop hosts vehicle safety launch

St Mary MacKillop College hosted the launch of a new ANCAP campaign in support of safer vehicle choices. MacKillop students joined with the ACT Minister for Road Safety, Shane Rattenbury MLA, and ANCAP Chief Executive Officer, James Goodwin to ...

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 ...

Busy end to Term 2

Busy end to Term 2

The final two weeks of Term 2 were action-packed, with a range of pastoral activities for Years 7-10 to finish up Semester 1.

Year 7 Camp, 19-23 JuneYear 7 split into two groups and took it in turns to spend two nights at the Salvation Army’s ...

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