Monthly Archives: July 2020

MasterMind Australia Master Classes

July 29, 2020

Master Classes for Term 3, 2020

For Senior School and Middle School Students

These small-group seminars for senior school students focus on the ATAR Learning Areas of Chemistry, Physics, Maths, English, Literature, Human Biology, Economics, Politics & Law, Modern History and Psychology.

The program for middle school secondary students focuses on the Learning Areas of English and Mathematics.

The objective of this program is to give students on-going academic support which will reinforce and consolidate the skills and processes learnt during the week at school. It aims to better prepare them for success in school-based assessments and final ATAR examinations.

Students may enrol in these classes at any time during the term and pay pro rata.

Brochure link here: MasterMind Australia

TRÈS CHIC

July 29, 2020

As part of their studies on clothing and fashion, Year 9 French students set up a très chic (very stylish) fashion show late last term, modelling their favourite outfits and describing them in French. The crowd, made up of Year 6 students, found the show very informative and entertaining!

With next week being Languages Week, our canteens are offering an array of international foods. See how to order your child’s meals below:
Duncraig: ELC (Kindy to Year 2) – Tuesday, 4 August
Year 3 to Year 12 – Thursday, 6 August
All orders must be pre-ordered at Quickcliq (www.quickcliq.com.au) – cut off for ordering is Thursday, 30 July at 1pm.

ACC Awards

July 29, 2020

Congratulations to:

Crystal Edwards

Charlie Harnett

Ella Popham

Oliver Bridgman

Who were all selected into the ACC All Stars Swim Squad for 2020.

The ACC Inter school was cancelled due to COVID-19, so their selection was based on their performances at Inter House.

Matt Richmond

Head Of Learning Area
Health & Physical Education

HEART FOR THE HOMELESS

July 20, 2020


St Stephen’s School has partnered with 98.5 Sonshine FM for their Heart for The Homeless Appeal this month to keep everyone warm on these cold winter nights. We are one of the drop-off points for any clean sleeping bags, blankets, toiletries and pillows that will go to those doing it tough. Do your bit and drop off at the Duncraig Campus from July 20 and at the Carramar Campus from July 27 until the end of the month.

Cross Country

July 2, 2020

This morning we held our 2020 Cross Country carnival with 288 students competing across the six year groups. In the perfect conditions there were a number of year group records broken, as well as the overall course record being beaten with a time of 13:24.73 by Nick Holmes (Alethea Year 11). First across the line for the girls was Crystal Edwards (Carana Year 11) with a time of 16:50.13.

The overall house results were as follows:

3rd: CARANA 1029 points 

2nd: ALETHEA 1249 points

1st: TIMAE 1276 points.

Congratulations Timae!

 

 

 

SPARKING SKILLS

July 2, 2020

Excited to expand their experience in electrical work, Year 9 and 10 students from Carramar and Duncraig recently attended the Try A Trade course at the College of Electrical Training. Students were given an introduction to domestic lighting systems and circuits, with the College commending students on their excellent attitude towards the course.

BURST OF BRIGHTNESS

July 1, 2020

Keen botanist and plant expert Rylan  Year 12) has set up his own native gardens in and around the Science Department with the help of his friend Gabby. Their hard work has resulted in a brighter, more vibrant space – now we can’t wait to watch the plants grow and flower!

LET’S CELEBRATE

July 1, 2020

After spending the last few months indoors, it looks like the second half of 2020 is going to be full of activity! We’re excited to announce that after the further easing of restrictions, the St Stephen’s School Foundation Gala is locked in for Saturday, November 7.

Join us as we wrap up the year in style. Tickets available here: trybooking.com/BHKWP