St. Vincent de Paul Society have a Winter Appeal every year. This appeal is to help the Society gather resources to help the homeless in our community , especially in the coldest months of the year. There are currently over 105 000 homeless people in Australia. As St Clare’s College Winter Appeal, year 8 students were invited to participate in a Winter Sleepout on June 16th, in the College grounds. 67 year 8 students, along with Year 11 and 12 College leaders and 6 members of staff participated in the event. The event… Read More
The College is hosting a Careers Expo this Wednesday 21st June from 3-6pm. The institutions exhibiting will be set up in both the College Library and Mezzanine to allow students to move around in comfort. The event has been designed to coincide with the Year 10 Subject Selection Evening beginning at 6pm on Wednesday evening. We hope this will provide students and parents an opportunity to look at the options available post HSC. We hope a lot of our senior students take advantage of this opportunity by visiting the Expo at the… Read More
The College community came together on Friday to raise $2350 for The Mark Hughes Foundation. Mark Hughes was a member of the great Newcastle Knights team of the 90’s who unfortunately fell victim to brain cancer a few years ago. With the support of the rugby league community Mark has raised awareness of the disease and the impact it has on both victims and their families. The Mark Hughes Foundation continues to raise valuable funds in order to help accelerate the possibility of finding a cure to this insidious disease. The cause… Read More
Our Year 10 cohort spent this morning in a number of ‘Taster Sessions’ in preparation for their Subject Selection Evening next Wednesday. In each session Heads of Department presented an overview of their subjects and gave the students a feel for what they will experience should they choose a particular course. This is a great initiative and hopefully will help students make a more informed choice after further information is given on Wednesday evening.