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Spring Activities in the Garden

Spring Activities in the Garden

Pastoral Care
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The Kindergarten, Year 1 and Year 2 Garden Club and EnviroKids have enjoyed some glorious times in the garden recently. We weeded, prepared the soil with compost and lime and watered it in before we planted a range of seedlings. Tomatoes, beetroot, lots of silverbeet and chard, chives ...
HSC Students Showcase Major Works

HSC Students Showcase Major Works

Academic News, Secondary
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Students and teachers were proud to show the completed HSC Design and Technology and Visual Arts Major Works at the recent HSC Major Works Showcase. It was wonderful to see so many guests at the event in support of our talented students. Parents, grandparents, teachers, and other stud ...
Local Ranger Visits EES Students

Local Ranger Visits EES Students

Academic News, Secondary
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The Year 12 Earth and Environmental Science (EES) class met with local National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) Ranger Shaun Kerrigan on Thursday morning. Shaun shared with the class the demands, rewards and challenges of his job as a NPWS Ranger and gave them first-hand informatio ...
Judging by Appearance

Judging by Appearance

From the Principal
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Judging a school by its appearance? Is that smart? SCAS looks good - I mean physically good. The new Iona Performing Arts Centre, the Columba Cottage Early Learning Centre, the gardens, the classrooms, the grounds, the Iona Sports Centre, the Library etc. all look good (actually very, ...
Success: Is it in our heads?

Success: Is it in our heads?

From the Principal
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“What if changing your mindset was the key to changing your life? And the key to transformation could be accepting that, yes, you can be busy but you can also make important steps towards reaching your goals and dreams” -  Sophie Scott, ABC News. Changing the way we think about our li ...
Science Week Riddles

Science Week Riddles

Academic News, Secondary
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To celebrate Science Week, our Secondary School students participated in a science riddle competition. There were several winners across all grade levels and while some students found the riddles challenging, they all put in a tremendous effort, and ultimately learnt some new scientific ...
Internet Safety at SCAS

Internet Safety at SCAS

Pastoral Care
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Earlier this week we had Internet Safety expert, Brett Lee, visit the school and talk to students from Kindergarten to Year 10 on cyber safety. Brett also ran a parent session in the evening on how parents can create a safe yet productive internet environment within the home for the w ...
Alice Hillsdon at CIS Primary Girls Basketball

Alice Hillsdon at CIS Primary Girls Basketball

Basketball, Primary, Sport
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Year 6 student Alice Hillsdon played in the Combined Independent Schools (CIS) Primary Girls' Basketball team at the Primary School Sports Association (PSSA) Championships in Canberra last week. The CIS girls placed 7th out of 14 teams from around the state. Well done Alice on a great ef ...
Year 2 Excursion to Cowarra Dam

Year 2 Excursion to Cowarra Dam

Primary
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On Thursday 17th August, Year 2 went on an excursion to the Cowarra Dam as a part of their Science unit on "Water Works". The students were taken on a tour of the facilities including the dam wall, reservoir, outlet and the pumping station. They were given a detailed explanation of ho ...
Environmental Education at SCAS

Environmental Education at SCAS

Primary
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St Columba were fortunate in securing environmental education sessions for all of our Primary students, funded by Port Macquarie Hastings Council. The theme this year was 'Everything Organic'. The students examined natural and human systems and our role within these. Ideas were explor ...