2017 News

Campus - Isabella

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 ...

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 ...

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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House Charity fundraising gets underway

House Charity fundraising gets underway

Mindygari has kicked off the College’s annual House Charity Fundraising with a series of events at both campuses in Week 6.

Mindygari has pledged its support to Cancer Council ACT, which MacKillop has also supported through Australia’s ...

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 ...

Year 11 Retreat 2017

Year 11 Retreat 2017

Year 11 students have enjoyed two days of reflection at the Merroo Christian Centre in the Blue Mountains for their Year 11 Retreat.

The Retreat is set early in the school year to engage students in conversation, activities and reflection ...

Graduation 2016

Graduation 2016

The Class of 2016 celebrated the end of their time at MacKillop with their Graduation Mass and Graduation Formal on Friday 2 December.

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

Leaders chosen for 2017

Leaders chosen for 2017

Year 11 students Sam McDonough and Grace Bowyer have been selected as the College Captains for 2017 following an election at the Isabella Campus on Monday morning.

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

Building Program for Isabella

Building Program for Isabella

The College has had plans approved to commence a significant and overdue building program on the Isabella Plains Campus that will include brand new science facilities and six new classrooms. This will see the demountable classrooms on that campus ...

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