Changes to the HSC Minimum Standards

There was a major announcement yesterday by the NSW Minister for Education regarding changes to the HSC Minimum Standards requirements. The following video recently released by NESA explains these important changes.

iPad Art

In recent weeks some of our Visual art classes have been working with renowned artist, Loribelle Spirovski. The focus of each workshop has been to create portraits using the app Brushes Redux. The use of the iPads is part of a broader vision to explore the possibilities of incorporating the iPad Pro and Pencil into the […] via iPads in Visual Arts — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

3D Scanner Demonstration

Our Year 10 IST class are currently working on a unit based around 3D printing technology. The main project involved is a real authentic learning experience designed to use the skills developed in the unit to improve the lives of others in our local community. The first part of the unit looks at the basics […] via Year 10 Information Software Technology — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Engineering camp opens eyes to future career

Originally posted on About Catholic Schools:
With Extension Maths, Physics, Biology and Chemistry all part of her HSC study load, Veronica Wenn is among a new wave of young women primed to follow their interest in a scientific career. To this, the Year 12 student at St Clare’s College Waverley has added valuable exposure to the practical side of STEM-based work through the University of NSW Women in Engineering Camp. Veronica was one of 100 young women from across Australia selected for the week-long camp during the January school holidays. It exposed…

Ash Wednesday Mass

2018 Open Day Schedule

Beatrice’s ‘lost language’ finds place in ARTEXPRESS

Originally posted on About Catholic Schools:
Beatrice Tekiko has turned an early art assignment on displacement and the experience of embracing her Filipino heritage into a lauded major work. The St Clare’s College Waverley Year 12 graduate’s painting Nawawalang Wika – which means Lost Language in Tagalog – was selected for HSC Visual Arts showcase ARTEXPRESS from more than 9,000 student artworks across NSW. The painting will be on show at Orange Regional Gallery in August. Her parents have already planned a road trip to attend the exhibition’s opening night. Even though…

Parents’ Association Annual General Meeting

The Parents’ Association AGM will be held next Tuesday 13 February, 2018 in the College Hall at 6.00 pm. The Association meets once per term. These are great opportunities to learn about all the things that are happening at the College. All parents are encouraged to come along.

Welcome Cocktail Evening

Mrs Antoinette McGahan, College Principal Warmly invites Parents & Carers to the WELCOME COCKTAIL EVENING Friday, 16 February 2018 6.00pm – 9.00pm in the College grounds. Meet new parents and celebrate the start of the 2018 College Year. A delicious array of Finger Food will be prepared and served by our Senior Hospitality students. Refreshments will be available for purchase at the Bar. For catering purposes, please RSVP by 12 February to  virginia.black@syd.catholic.edu.au. We look forward to meeting you on the evening.

Opening College Mass 2018

On Wednesday 7th February, the College community gathered to celebrate the Eucharist led by our College Chaplain, Fr Bernie. The Opening Mass is the official opening of the school year as we welcome all new members of the College. The mass was absolutely magnificent. Our new Religious Education Coordinator, Mr Mark McCoy prepared a beautiful celebration which was enhanced by the awesome talent of our musicians and choir under the direction of our fabulous Music department. The celebration concluded with a wonderful address from our College Principal, Mrs McGahan and the presentation… Read More