Year 11 Biology — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

On Tuesday the 11th of June, 24 Year 11 Biology students visited the Lachlan Wetlands in Centennial Parklands. The purpose of our excursion was to measure abiotic and biotic factors within the wetlands and collect data for an ecosystem depth study. From this we could analyse any trends and develop an inquiry question to investigate […] via Year 11 Biology — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Biggest Morning Tea 2019

What an amazing array of sumptuous food was donated and prepared to entice donations for Breast Cancer Research!  

Indigenous ANZAC Ceremony

On Friday 31st May, three of our senior indigenous students, Brodie Booth, Yafalina Close-Brown and Sorcha Pearce attended the Indigenous Veterans ANZAC Ceremony at the Pond of Reflection in Hyde Park. The students participated in a very special wreath laying ceremony in memory of those veterans who sacrificed so much for our nation. Lest We Forget.  

CGSSSA Gymnastics Success — Sport@St Clare’s

Congratulations to Olivia Aristides and Chloe Matarangas on their amazing performances at the CGSSSA Gymnastics Tournament today. Olivia placed first on floor, third on beam and third on bars to finish in first place in the Level 7 Division. Chloe also did brilliantly with a first placing on bars in the Level 5 Division. Well done […] via CGSSSA Gymnastics Success — Sport@St Clare’s

Smoking Ceremony

Our annual Reconciliation Assembly was another truly interesting and immersing event which culminated in a Smoking Ceremony lead by Tim Ella. Tim is a highly considered educator of the Yuin people, and an Aboriginal guide who wishes to share all he knows with students and adults alike. Tim’s daughter Latoya spoke in the assembly and we were moved by her wonderful oration and humanity. We thank Tim and Latoya for making this year’s Reconciliation Week a truly memorable one and congratulate Ms Collins and our Indigenous students who organised everything and spoke… Read More

Our OzTag Champions!

Congratulations to both our junior and senior OzTag teams who today won both levels at the OzTag competition! This is a Sydney Region competition run by OzTag NSW and this is the first time we have had teams playing so to win the entire event is amazing! Well done girls!  

Space STEM Project — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Our Year 7 Newman are currently working on their Space STEM project. The driving question for this project is, ‘Can we live on Mars?’. This continues the model we developed in 2018 where we trial a STEM project with a small group of students with the aim of rolling it out across the cohort the […] via Space STEM Project — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Year 11 Visual Arts Exhibition

Our Year 11 Visual Arts have been working on creating an exhibition with established contemporary artists Gary Carsley and Renjie Teoh. The title of the exhibition is: A View of the Pavilion of Clear Memory When Scene from Waverley. The project looks at the history of commemorative architecture in the local environment, reimagining the Federation Pavilion at Centennial Park as a site through which to investigate the complex cultural and historical narratives informing the local area. The contribution of St Clare’s students to this large-scale effort has seen symbolic remnants of local… Read More

Guys and Dolls Photographs

Here is a selection of photographs from our recent production of Guys and Dolls with Waverley College. The full set of 1000 will be made available soon!  

UTS STEAMPunk Girls Showcase — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Last Thursday our 8.1 class presented their final project designs to a panel of judges that included members of our College Leadership Team and member of the STEAMPunk Girls from the University of Technology. These project designs were the culmination of a joint initiative with STEAMPunk Girls to inspire girls to get involved in activities […] via UTS STEAMPunk Girls Showcase — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s