News Category: Curriculum

Installation of Most Rev Anthony Randazzo as Bishop of Broken Bay

On Monday November 4 the Diocese of Broken Bay officially welcomed their new shepherd, Bishop Anthony Randazzo as the fourth Bishop of Broken Bay, in a beautiful Liturgical Reception and Solemn Mass of Installation at The Christ of Light Centre, Waitara. The evening was attended by close to 1200 people, 27 Bishops and 120 priests… Read more »

Performing Arts Night

On Monday 25 November, almost 200 family and friends came along to support the wonderful efforts of the students of the Music and Drama departments. It was a very entertaining night of comedy, drama, rock, jazz and much more! Year 8 student Noah Boesen wowed the crowd with his immense drumming talent, while James Nilsson,… Read more »

Science 2019

Science challenges us all to review our world view, whether it be through the lens of a lay person or an avid student or learned scholar. The challenge is to appreciate the beauty, weirdness and unknown of the world and universe around us. Through providing opportunities to investigate our own preconceptions, to discover relationships between… Read more »

The Challenges at Year 10 Camp

This year’s camp was the warmest in the last 15 years, 5 days straight of dry unseasonably warm weather which allowed for a very successful camp. The hikers experienced brilliant views of the Great Dividing Range as they summited Mt Twynum and enjoyed an amazing snow slide on their descent. Mountain biking proved to be… Read more »

Year 11 Legal Studies Excursion

On Thursday 24th October, the Year 11 Legal Studies students travelled down to the Downing Centre to observe various court case proceedings. The Downing Centre is the main court complex in Sydney, containing local courts, state government courts and the District Court of New South Wales. The Centre contains 7 levels of courtrooms. It deals… Read more »

The Voice Public Speaking Competition

This week the library hosted a round of ‘The Voice Public Speaking Competition’ for Years 7-10. This was a great opportunity for students to research current global issues and to present their views to their peers. Students were asked to present a prepared speech which proposes a solution to a given world problem. They then… Read more »

The Latest from Visual Art

National Summer Art Scholarship   Students from St Edward’s currently in Year 11 are invited to apply for the National Summer Art Scholarship held at the National Gallery in Canberra. The scholarship lasts for 8 days and includes intensive workshops in all aspects of art making and criticism, involving some of Australia’s top artists and… Read more »

Reading Hour in the Library

St Edward’s College took part in Reading Hour on the 19th of September and the library was filled with students and members of staff who stopped what they were doing for an hour to pick up a book. The aim of Reading Hour is for Australians to either rediscover or introduce themselves to the benefits… Read more »

Annual Spelling Bee Competition

A big congratulations to all of the finalists who competed in the Eddie’s Spelling Bee! The Grand Final was held during the school assembly, lucky Friday the 13th! Well, lucky for Will Jacobson from Year 9 who took out the title of Spelling Bee Champion 2019! Well done Will. A big congratulations to our other… Read more »

Good Bye, Good Luck Year 12

Year 12 marked the end of their formal classes with three very special ceremonies this week. The first of these ceremonies was the Graduation Mass. This was the final time Year 12 students  gathered as a group with their parents and family members to celebrate the Eucharist at St Edward’s College. The theme for this… Read more »