Category: Year Level News

Year 7 PBL

During our first week at the College, all the Year 7s participated in Project Based Learning (PBL) that went on from Wednesday 3 February to Friday 5 February. During these three days, the Year 7 students learned about PBL, many of them partaking in this opportunity for the first time. The Year 7s were able… Read more »

Year 7 (2021) Information Evening


List of Parent Information Evenings

Over the next coming weeks we will have a series of information evenings for each year level. All parents\guardians are cordially welcomed to attend these important events. We see these nights as a way of disseminating important information in our year levels as well as making initial connections between the year level staff and our… Read more »

MacKillop Swimming Carnival results

On Friday, KNOX ended Chisholm’s four year reign as Swimming Champions with their first win in more than 15 years. SCORES: KNOX 550; CHISHOLM 429; COOK 365; FLINDERS 353. Nine records were broken on the day : Andrew Jarvis (Yr 12) – 4; Natalie Vercher (Yr 12) – 3; Jesse May (Yr 11) – 1;… Read more »

Yr 10 Information Night

Year 10 Parent Info Night was a great night! The people that gave speeches throughout the night were very informative, and I’m sure everybody (including myself) enjoyed the night. It was really well done. There were talks made by teachers  but we also had a voice in that we presented the opening prayer as well… Read more »

St Mary’s Campus – 2nd Semester

An entry from the students at St Mary’s Campus … So far, St Mary’s has been a great experience for us all. We’ve have settled in quite easily and built a lot of new friendships along the way. The entire campus started the term off with the Lady Northcote Camp which was fun and exciting. Our campus… Read more »

New school bus routes – descriptions

As of June 21, 2015 the following changes to Public Schools bus routes will occur:  MacKillop CRC school route descriptions – June 2015

SACCSS Chess results

Congratulations to the 23 students who represented MacKillop at SACCSS Chess on Thursday. RESULTS: Senior Team 3rd overall – Shane Joachim (6th), Sunny Pidtala (7th), Francisco Polarbaw (10th) Intermediate Team 4th overall – Ryan Shaw (12th), Kris Lowry (14th), Mykola Curkowskyj (16th) Junior Team 9th overall – Ben Carter (29th), Thinuga Wellage (37th), Thomas Curkowskyj… Read more »

Year 8 Maths is FUN!

All of the Year 8 students are currently working on a unit of work focusing on fractions, using challenging tasks to develop problem solving skills and perseverance. The unit provides the students with the opportunity to explore, both individually and in groups, how to solve a particular problem and to share their answers with the class…. Read more »

Year 10 student reviews French film – LES CHORISTES

Critique de film – LES CHORISTES – by Bianca Arida, Year 10 Rouge (Red) À mon avis le film est superbe, très réussi, amusant, intéressant et beau. Les genres de film dans le film sont Drame, Musical, Historique et un peu romantique. Les acteurs sont supers parce que les personnages comme Clément Mathieu, Pierre Morhange, Monsieur… Read more »