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Earworms

An Earworm is a catchy piece of music that continually repeats through a person’s mind after it is no longer playing. They can be fun, at least to begin with, …

Growing Good Corn

I want to begin this blog by highlighting the impact of parent participation on children’s learning and social-emotional wellbeing. “The research overwhelmingly demonstrates that parent involvement in children’s learning is …

Pluck the day, as it is ripe!

Pluck the day, as it is ripe!

Carpe diem is a Latin aphorism, often translated to mean – “seize the day”. A more literal translation of carpe diem would be …

Welcome to the 2020 School Year

I hope all families are in good health and spirits, having enjoyed a restful break and fully energised and recharged for an exciting new school year. As the 2020 school …

Congratulations to Our Graduation Class of 2019

Holy Cross College students continue to shine in the Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE).

Our median ATAR score was 80.55, placing Holy Cross College just outside the top 50 …

BUEN CAMINO

It has hard for me to believe that this day has come – my last day with students at Holy Cross College. It has been a privilege to have had …

PREPARING FOR CHRISTMAS

In the past week we have been treated to delightful Christmas concerts presented by the Pre-kindergarten students.  It is a reminder that Christmas and the end of the year are …

LEARNING FROM EACH OTHER

This week  a group of System leaders, Principals and Teachers from Catholic Education Tasmania visited Holy Cross College. They were particularly interested in the pedagogical approach in the early years …

SPIRIT OF SERVICE

Last Friday two of our staff were presented with special awards at the Associated and Catholic Colleges  Service Awards Ceremony.  Mrs Christina Davini and  Mr Ian Wilson received Outstanding Service …

A GROWING COMMUNITY

On Wednesday we welcomed many new families to our College.  Students who will commence at Holy Cross in 2020 had the opportunity to have meet current staff and students and …

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS 2020

The Senior Leadership Team in 2020 will comprise the following staff :

Mr Peter Collins – Principal

Ms Kylie Day – Vice Principal

Mrs Vanja Basell – Assistant Principal – …

CONGRATULATIONS

CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations to James Evans, class of 2015, who has been awarded the Prize for the  Best Honours Seminar for the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of …