News Category: Curriculum

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 »

Year 10 Mock Interviews

On Wednesday 18 September, Year 10 students were interviewed by 19 community members and were given feedback on their presentation, communication skills and portfolio. This feedback allowed them to refine their skills in preparation for real life job interviews.  Below are comments from some of our interviewers. “I just wanted to say a big thank… Read more »

Year 11 Photography and Digital Media

As students move through the years studying Photography and Digital Media, they are exposed to many different techniques for both taking photos and film making. Recently, we had the opportunity to advance our skills in using Adobe Premier Pro. After either shooting or downloading footage to be used, we used Premier Pro to create our… Read more »

$20 Boss Program

The world is changing at an unprecedented pace. Automation, globalisation and more flexible working arrangements are rapidly reshaping our economy and work. By 2030 every single job across the economy is going to look different. In this future, our young people are predicted to have an average of 17 different jobs over 5 careers in… Read more »

French Tour 2020 Information Evening

Thank you very much to all the parents who have signed the Expression of Interest Form in regards to the trip to France in April 2020. An information night will be held in the College Theatre from 6.30 – 7.30 pm on Monday 16 September. A representative of GET Educational Tour will be presenting the… Read more »

Music Department Performance Showcase

Last Monday and Tuesday were very exciting for the Music Department. On Monday we had our Year 11 and 12 Performance Evening with approximately 80 parents, teachers and friends in attendance. The boys were a touch nervous, but were well supported and exhibited some truly memorable performances which highlighted the skills and hard work which… Read more »

Your Health Link – National Photographic Competition

Annual National Student Photographic Competition – Theme Healthy Life/Healthy You. Different categories including: Secondary Student, Mobile and Open Categories. Great Prizes on offer! Competition closes 13 October 2019 Click Here for More Information

Book Week at St Edward’s College

What an amazing Book Week! Students at St Edward’s kicked off Book Week with a bang on Friday 16 August starting with the ‘Better Than TED’ Presentation. Comedian and Public Speaker Sean Murphy conducted a three hour workshop which allowed students to improve their skills in improvisation, speaking with intent and debating/public speaking. The students… Read more »