Monday, March 27 2017

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Academic News
Magic happens in Kindergarten!

Magic happens in Kindergarten!

Primary
When a young child walks into the school grounds on the first day, he or she is usually wide-eyed, full of hope and excitement coupled with great anxiety about this next great big step in their life…the enigma of BIG SCHOOL. It is ...
Being a wise consumer

Being a wise consumer

Academic News, Secondary
SCAS Year 9 students have been studying the topic of Consumer Choice in Commerce this term and focusing on their role as a consumer. They looked at the types of decisions that they need to make and how these affect the quality of t ...
Sport News
AICES Open Girls Basketball Gala Success
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Basketball, Sport

AICES Open Girls Basketball Gala Success

Hannah Griffin has just returned from the Association of Co-educational School ...
Success for SCAS Students at HRIS Football Trials
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Football, Sport

Success for SCAS Students at HRIS Football Trials

Six of our Primary students attended the HRIS Football Trials in Cessnock this ...
CIS/NSW All Schools Triathlon Success
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CIS/NSW All Schools Triathlon Success

SCAS had 15 representatives participate in the CIS/NSW All-Schools Triathlon h ...
Secondary School Swimming Carnival
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Secondary School Swimming Carnival

Rain did little to dampen the enthusiasm of our students at the 2017 SCAS Seco ...
Success at the Primary HRIS Swimming Carnival
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Sport, Swimming

Success at the Primary HRIS Swimming Carnival

A team of 36 swimmers attended the Maitland Swimming Pool on the 23rd of Febru ...
Sensational swimming at Primary carnival
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Sport, Swimming

Sensational swimming at Primary carnival

Despite the forecast for storms the only lightning evident on the day was in t ...
Victory at Wiburd Shield cricket match
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Cricket, Sport

Victory at Wiburd Shield cricket match

The SCAS U15 cricket team were victorious in their Round 3 match against Lindi ...
Launch of the Iona Talented Athletes Program (ITAP)
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Sport

Launch of the Iona Talented Athletes Program (ITAP)

Our Iona Talented Athlete Program (ITAP) is aimed at developing the talents of ...
Students playing futsal
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Futsal, Sport

SCAS hosts futsal gala day for Hastings schools

SCAS recently hosted several primary schools from the Hastings area to compete ...
HRIS representation for U15 basketball
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Basketball, Sport

HRIS representation for U15 basketball

Hannah Griffin and James Chambers recently represented the Hunter Region Indep ...
Performing Arts
Performing Arts News
HSC Encore Performance

HSC Encore Performance

Well done to Madeleine Brown (Class of 2016) who represented St Columba at the HSC Encore Concert today at the Sydney Opera House. Madeleine's composition was selected to be presented in the concert. Another milestone for SCAS and our wonderful performing arts' students.
Pastoral Care
Pastoral Care News
NSW Aboriginal Woman of the Year visits students
On Thursday 23rd March, Aboriginal girls from Years 7 to 12 had the opportunity to meet with 2017 NSW Aboriginal Woman of the Year, Kristal Kinsela. Kristal works in education, workforce development, and with federal and state governments. She has established her own successful consultancy company and helps corporate and governmen ...
Alumni News
Daniel and Siobhan complete their studies together

Daniel and Siobhan complete their studies together

Alumni, News
Daniel Biltris and Siobhan Vanderley both graduated from SCAS in 2012. They now live together in Newcastle and have been engaged for two years, and are busily planning their wedding for 2018. Siobhan is in her final year of Prim ...
Laura finds her feet in Newcastle

Laura finds her feet in Newcastle

Alumni
Laura Bolte graduated from SCAS three years ago. In her first year out she started a university course, but when she was offered a management position with Dominos in Wallsend she took the opportunities it offered her. After two ye ...