Guys and Dolls!

Wednesday 8th May 2019 to Friday 10th May 2019 We invite you to join us for the St Clare’s College and Waverley College Musical, Guys and Dolls. Tickets are now on sale at Ticketek. See the discount for families!  

Australian Education Awards 2019

The College received notification during the week that we had been selected as a finalist in the ‘Best STEM Project’ category for the 2019 Australian Education Awards. The project that was selected was ‘Sustainability: Whose Responsibility?’ This was a project that developed out of our partnership with Sydney University’s STEM Teacher Enrichment Academy. The project was based around the life cycle of the Sydney Stingless Bee and involved our 7.1 class from 2018. The selection as a finalist in this category is a tribute to the hard work of the staff involved… Read More

Walk on Country

On Tuesday 9th April, the indigenous students from St Clare’s & St Charles, with family, ventured to La Perouse for ‘A Walk on Country’ excursion with Kadoo Tours. The students participated in a guided tour through the native bush and coastline of La Perouse (Guriwal) with indigenous guide, Tim Ella and local historian & author, Grant Hyde of ‘This is Kamay Botany Bay National Park’.  Students, parents & teachers all taste tested bush tucker straight from the bush and enjoyed wattle seed pancakes with native jam for morning tea! They all then… Read More

Year 7 Camp

Our Year 7 cohort spent three days at the Collaroy Centre last week building friendships and having a lot of fun. The idea of the camp was to allow the students to spend getting to know students from the other Year 7 classes. Here are three first hand reports from our Year 7 students: I really enjoyed camp at the Collaroy Centre. It was a great opportunity to meet new people and create many new friendships. The activities were fantastic and everyone was always there cheering each other on. The first activity… Read More

Year 10 Science — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

During this term our Year 10 Science classes participated in a ‘roller coaster’ project that tested their knowledge of physics and forces. The students were given a number of guidelines that they needed to adhere to in completing the project. Here are some of the features that the track needed to incorporate: Two hills in […] via Year 10 Science — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Netball Success — Sport@St Clare’s

St Clare’s has been successful in moving onto the next stage of the Netball NSW TAFE Schools Cup after being finalists in the Sydney Metropolitan Division today. The team consisted of ten Year 10 girls who managed convincing wins over Tempe High School, South Sydney High School and Moriah College. The team will now play […] via Netball Success — Sport@St Clare’s

Year 7 History — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

All Year 7 students went to the Nicholson Museum at the University of Sydney today to develop skills we will need in our History course. Our guides for the day were an archaeologist and three final year university students. The day included many interactive activities concerning the ancient societies of Egypt, Greece and Rome. We […] via Year 7 History — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

International Mathematics Modelling Challenge (IM²C) — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Four of our best mathematicians are currently involved in the International Mathematics Modelling Challenge (IM²C). The IM²C is an international modelling competition involving teams of secondary students from a number of countries. The IM²C poses a number of real-world mathematical scenarios, and each team works for several days using freely available material (from the web […] via International Mathematics Modelling Challenge (IM²C) — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Mega Maths Day — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Our top Year 10 Maths class spent today at Sydney University participating in a Mega Maths Day. The purpose of the day was to provide Year 10 students with experiences that might inspire them to take on higher levels of mathematics in Stage 6. The day started with a fascinating session on number hosted by […] via Mega Maths Day — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Partners in learning: STEM & the future — About Catholic Schools

Environment and community are key to the partnerships redefining STEM at Sydney Catholic Schools. via Partners in learning: STEM & the future — About Catholic Schools