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Bright Sparx Graduation 2017

The 2017 Bright Sparx Graduation was held on Wednesday June 28 with Kolbe Catholic College students Brooke Delamont, Keelan Donnelly, Tanesha Harris, Annabella Jaramillo (not pictured), Byron Nottle and Sailesh Yadlapalli in attendance.
Bright Sparx is a club hosted by Murdoch University’s Rockingham Campus which involved 35 Year 8 students from high schools within the Kwinana Industries Council Education Partnership.

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Year 8 Project 2030

IMG_6521Project 2030 is a cross-curricular and problem-based learning initiative that takes its name from the United Nations Sustainability goals.

There are 17 of these goals that the UN believes can be achieved by the Year 2030, and our Project 2030 idea focused on the second of these goals: Zero Hunger.

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Year 7 ‘Trolls’ Performance

IMG_1021Each semester, the Year 7 Dance and Drama students learn about musical theatre and spend the semester exploring each element; drama, dance and singing.
On Thursday June 29, the students worked collaboratively to recreate the Dreamworks hit ‘Trolls’ into a 20 minute musical, creating their own costumes and having a great deal of fun along the way.

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2017 Year 11 Leadership Day

IMG_6246The College provided the opportunity for all Year 11 students to attend a Leadership Day at HMAS Stirling on Garden Island on Tuesday June 27.

This school day provided a highly immersive and thought provoking experience for all students.

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Mary and Moses From Flores Visit Kolbe

IMG_7367Wednesday June 21 saw Kolbe Catholic College welcome Moses and Mary from Flores to address students, parents and staff about their upcoming immersion experience in 2018.

Moses Jalawatu looks after the students and staff who attend the Flores immersion experience and Mary is the principal of the school in Nio which Kolbe has helped fund the building of.

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Year 10 Outdoor Ed Camp

DSCN3868The culmination of the Semester 1 Year 10 Outdoor Education course was the Hiking Expedition held last week.

It was another successful experience for all involved with positive group cohesion and individual triumphs along the way.

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ADF Camp

1On Friday, 23 June, 14 ADF students and cadets, along with three staff members and two former ADF students, journeyed 90 minutes to Eagle’s Nest Retreat Centre in Gidgegannup for an overnight camp.  Continue Reading…


2017 Dance Night

IMG_7863Kolbe Catholic College students from Year 7 to 12 performed at the sold out 2017 Dance Night on Thursday June 22 and Friday June 23.

The theme of the night was Mahalo which means appreciation in Hawaiian.

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RACI Titration Stakes

Congratulations to Brandon Paragas, Peter Podlaha & Tommaso Spissu who finished 10th at the RACI Titration Stakes held on Tuesday night!

These students are through to the next round of the competition.

Congratulations also to the College’s second team in the competition made up of Sabrina Beal, Aidan Graham & Katelyn Sinderberry, who finished 23rd!



2017 Loyola House Day

IMG_7123Tuesday June 19 saw Loyola House come together and celebrate their House Patron, St Ignatius Loyola, through Loyola House Day.

The day began with a lovely mass which was celebrated with Fr. Pier in the morning.

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