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Sports Carnival Record Breakers 2020

A Record Breaking Performance! On Thursday 12 March, the Middle and Senior School Sports Carnival took place with students participating in Athletics or Novelty events. It was great to see students getting into the spirit, dressing up to represent their House, participating in all events, and cheering for their House. This year we had a number of students break Athletic...

Sports Champion Awards 2020

Congratulations to our Champions! Sports Carnival Age Champion Awards are presented to students in Years 6-12 who achieve the highest individual score in the Athletics component of the Sports Carnival. Congratulations to the following Age Champion recipients! Age Champions: Year 6 Boys 1st: Steven Bukuru 2nd: John Butoyi 3rd: Jiela Monyror Year 6 Girls 1st: Charlotte Talbot 2nd: Nicole Alexander...

Tutoring Program - St Columba College Alumni

Beginning Term 2 the College will be establishing an After-School Tutoring Program for Years 6-12 and we are very keen to hear from you if you are interested. As you would remember the College believes that learning is lifelong and hence we are looking to engage our Alumni to assist our students to improve their learning.  We are wanting former...

Australia Day Events 2020

January 26 is an important day when the community gathers to reflect on the story of Australia beginning over 65,000 years ago. The Australia Day Council encourages us to reflect on our history, its highs and its lows and to celebrate our nation, its achievements and most of all, its people including the resilience of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Stage 1 Biology: Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics

As part of the Stage 1 Biology unit: Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, all Stage 1 Biology students attended a full day excursion to Gorge Wildlife park.  The aim of the excursion is to enhance teaching and learning of specific student outcomes in the current topic, with a focus on keystone species.  Individually each student that chose to, got to cuddle...

Construction begins on new Covered Sports Court

This week we have been excited to see the commencement of construction of the Covered Sports Court with the temporary fencing being erected. This new environment is due for completion in 2020 and will provide a fantastic sports space all year round, regardless of weather.

St Columba College - State Champion Cheerleaders!

Our St Columba College Cheerleaders are State Champions! "The SCC Cheerleaders competed at the Australian All-Star Dance and Cheer Federation (AASCF) state competitions in the school holidays. It was a very close competition, but the team of 18 girls came away with first place. The girls train each week after school to prepare for competitions. It is with commitment and...

St Columba College at Tournament of Minds

On Sunday the 8th September, a group of students from Years 5 to 6 represented St Columba College at Tournament of Minds at Flinders University 2019. The students worked together to solve a demanding, open-ended Long Term Challenge in The Arts. They also participated in an unseen Spontaneous Challenge. They displayed great collaboration and problem solving skills on the day...

R U OK? DAY

R U OK? DAY at St Columba College Thursday September 12 was R U OK? Day, a national day of action dedicated to reminding everyone that every day is the day to ask, “Are you ok?”, and to support those struggling with life’s ups and downs. The day began with a whole of school drone photo, with the students gathering...

Congratulations Museum Exhibition Award Winners!

Year 9 students have produced exceptional work as part of their Humanities studies on World War One. A major part of the assessment is to create a "Museum Exhibit" on one specific aspect of WW1. accompanied with six sources to best show their learning. The students demonstrated their creativity with a range of posters, dioramas, replicas of primary sources and...