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Congratulations Holy Cross College – Winning two QCE Awards

Each year Catholic Education Western Australia (CEWA) hosts the Catholic Education Staff Breakfast. The breakfast is celebrated on the anniversary of St Mary MacKillop’s canonisation in acknowledgement of dedication and …

Winter Term Assembly and Farewell to the Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 is in the final stages of their secondary schooling with only a few weeks of exam preparation left and the Graduation Mass and Dinner. This year, …

Feast Day 2020

For each canonised saint, the Catholic Church assigns one day of the year, known as the saint’s feast day, to honour and remember their unwavering faith and extraordinary contribution to humanity …

LIFE Week 2020

Holy Cross College is renowned for its future focused approach to teaching and learning and its contemporary classroom design and furnishings. The classroom is not confined to four walled rooms …

An Arctic Adventure – Snow Much to Read!

This year’s book fair operated slightly differently with visits by families being rostered in House groups to comply with social distancing guidelines. The theme was an Arctic Adventure – Snow …

Give the gift of reading

While 2020 has been a challenging year, it has been a privilege to be the principal of such an awesome school with the most amazing staff, students and parents. Amidst …

Seeking New Cheese

I extend a warm welcome back to school to students, staff and families. The Winter Term is generally filled with activities and events including the Catholic Schools’ Performing Arts Festival, …

Be Optimistic and Change the World

Address to the Community of Holy Cross College
Autumn Term Assembly
Friday 3 July 2020

Who am I

  • I live on a farm
  • I play hide and seek
  • I feed

Connecting Communities and Fostering Partnerships

On the evening of Wednesday 17 June 2020, Holy Cross College hosted a dinner for the School Boards of St Helena’s Catholic Primary School and Holy Cross College. The evening …

Br Pat Kelly cfc Middle School Academic Scholarship

Congratulations to Clarissa See from St Helena’s Catholic Primary School who is the recipient of the 2021 Br Pat Kelly cfc Middle School Academic Scholarship. Clarissa’s strength is in writing …

Your heartbreak is my heartbreak

To minimise the spread of the Coronavirus one of the strategies was to house homeless people in city hotels. Suddenly, the streets seemed almost empty of people who, only days …

Cultural Connectedness

A question that I have never been asked, but perhaps should be asked, is “what do teachers do on a pupil free day” or, as we say at Holy Cross …