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2021 SRC Update

2021 SRC Update

Election season has continued at MacKillop, with 26 Year 11 students running for our House Captain positions and 17 Year 8 students making speeches to be considered as the 2021 Padua Campus Captains.

Congratulations to each of the candidates for ...

Students perform Senior Showcase

Students perform Senior Showcase

MacKillop’s Year 11 and 12 students finally had the chance to act, sing and dance in front of a live audience this year, with three Senior Showcase performances in the Moira Najdecki Theatre on 22 and 23 October.

The Senior Showcase, a ...

New facilities at MacKillop

New facilities at MacKillop

St Mary MacKillop College has added to its amazing facilities with the recent completion of three building and refurbishment projects across both campuses.

Handover of the Penola Administration Centre and Moira Najdecki Theatre took place just ...

MacKillop buildings receive commendations

MacKillop buildings receive commendations

St Mary MacKillop College and its architects have received two Commendations at the 2020 ACT Architecture Awards, which were held over live broadcast by the Australian Institute of Architects on Friday 5 June.

MacKillop’s STEM Centre, designed ...

Busy end to Term 2

Busy end to Term 2

The final two weeks of Term 2 were action-packed, with a range of pastoral activities for Years 7-10 to finish up Semester 1.

Year 7 Camp, 19-23 JuneYear 7 split into two groups and took it in turns to spend two nights at the Salvation Army’s ...

Students return from Year 7 Camp

Students return from Year 7 Camp

Year 7 students have returned from Camp, with two groups each spending two nights at the Salvation Army’s Collaroy Centre in Sydney this week.

Mindygari and Meup Meup students set out for Year 7 Camp on Monday 19 June, followed by Gurabang and ...

House Charity fundraising gets underway

House Charity fundraising gets underway

Mindygari has kicked off the College’s annual House Charity Fundraising with a series of events at both campuses in Week 6.

Mindygari has pledged its support to Cancer Council ACT, which MacKillop has also supported through Australia’s ...

Year 7 elect SRC

Year 7 elect SRC

Year 7 have made a great start to secondary school and concluded their first term with a focus on building community and leadership skills, inspired by the story of St Mary MacKillop.

The main event for this was the Year 7 Community Day on 22 ...

Students begin 2016 school year

Students begin 2016 school year

The 2016 school year commenced yesterday, with the College welcoming its new Year 7 students to the Wanniassa Campus.

The Isabella Campus was also in action as Years 10, 11, and 12 started the year smoothly, despite the campus having to deal ...

Team Supreme deemed culinary queens

Team Supreme deemed culinary queens

MacKillop's 'Team Supreme' lived up to its name yesterday by cooking its way to victory in the ACT Teen Chefs Competition at the Belconnen Fresh Food Markets.

Year 9 students Amberley Elliott, Claire Lonie, Brooke Simpson, and Katelyn Twiss won ...

End of Semester events

End of Semester events

Students at both campuses enjoyed a range of pastoral activities at the end of Term 2.

In Week 19, Year 7 students went to their Camp in Collaroy, Sydney, where they took part in a series of activities and challenges that encouraged teamwork and ...

Recycling

Recycling

MacKillop has been awarded a $20,000 Keep Australia Beautiful Beverage Container Recycling Grant, to set up recycling facilities and develop a trained Wastewise team of students to educate both students and staff about correct recycling ...