2017 News

Students

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 ...

Spring Zing '17

Spring Zing '17

St Mary MacKillop College's Year 10 students and their teachers celebrated the annual Spring Zing event at the Tuggeranong Vikings in Greenway last Friday night.

The night was well attended and involved music, fancy dress, dancing, food, drink, ...

Variety Night 2017

Variety Night 2017

Variety Night took place at the Wanniassa Campus Theatrette on Thursday 24 August, with students delivering a range of stunning vocal and instrumental performances, breathtaking dance pieces, emotional drama routines, gymnastics, and good humour!

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Year 12 reinvigorated by three-day Retreat

Year 12 reinvigorated by three-day Retreat

Students have returned from Year 12 Retreat with a renewed enthusiasm ahead of their final semester at St Mary MacKillop College.

The three-day retreat took place this week at the Collaroy Centre along Sydney’s northern beaches, providing ...

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 ...

Hairspray Jr

Hairspray Jr

St Mary MacKillop College congratulates the cast and crew of the College musical, Hairspray Jr, after four impressive performances at the Wanniassa Campus Theatrette last week.

Principal Michael Lee’s praise after the final show on Friday was ...

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 return from Year 7 Camp

Students return from Year 7 Camp

Year 7 students have returned from Camp, with two groups each spending two nights at the Salvation Army’s Collaroy Centre in Sydney this week.

Mindygari and Meup Meup students set out for Year 7 Camp on Monday 19 June, followed by Gurabang and ...

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 ...

Year 7 elect SRC

Year 7 elect SRC

Year 7 have made a great start to secondary school and concluded their first term with a focus on building community and leadership skills, inspired by the story of St Mary MacKillop.

The main event for this was the Year 7 Community Day on 22 ...

New College record for Relay for Life

New College record for Relay for Life

Year 12 continued the tradition of participating in the Cancer Council’s Relay for Life over the weekend, and they’ve now set a new benchmark as the group blew previous fundraising efforts out of the water.

On Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 ...

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 ...

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