In Our Schools

Sleeping rough to raise funds for homeless 

Sleeping rough to raise funds for homeless 

June 7, 2019

Students from Xavier Catholic School in Hilbert swapped their beds for cardboard boxes recently for their annual Homeless SleepOut.   The SleepOut raises awareness and much needed funds for LifeLink, the Perth Archdiocese’ welfare fundraising organisation.  Assistant…

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CEWA’s ViSN best in the world 

CEWA’s ViSN best in the world 

June 7, 2019

Catholic Education Western Australia’s Virtual Schools Network (ViSN) was recently honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with the world’s most prestigious distance learning award for innovation.  Presented…

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Alpaca Macca enchants CEWA students during national storytime

Alpaca Macca enchants CEWA students during national storytime

June 7, 2019

An Alpaca called Macca had more than 1.1 million children in schools and libraries across Australia enthralled last month as they joined in National Simultaneous Storytime.  At more than 11,000…

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CEWA community comes together for LifeLink launches

CEWA community comes together for LifeLink launches

June 7, 2019

Students and staff from 75 CEWA primary and 30 secondary schools across the Archdiocese of Perth gathered at two events recently for the launch of the 2019 Lifelink Day. The secondary…

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BCC students gain professional insights over breakfast 

BCC students gain professional insights over breakfast 

June 7, 2019

Bunbury Catholic College Year 10 students recently had the opportunity to speak directly with industry professionals in their fields of interest at the Futures’ Breakfast held at the College’s Marist…

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Indigenous Round enjoyed by all

Indigenous Round enjoyed by all

May 29, 2019

The inaugural Sacred Saints Indigenous Round event was held last week, thanks to the commitment of a Good Shepherd Catholic School Indigenous Liaison Officer and a school-based working party.  The…

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CEWA libraries strive for excellence

CEWA libraries strive for excellence

May 23, 2019

A team of CEWA librarians, library officers and technicians have devoted the past two terms to developing a vision to achieve excellence in the service they provide. Inspired by CEWA’s…

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Year 6 teacher makes coding accessible

Year 6 teacher makes coding accessible

May 23, 2019

Ben Wynne, a Year 6 teacher at Wanneroo’s St Anthony’s School, hopes to replicate last year’s resounding success at the upcoming 2019 Australian STEM Video Game Challenge. Last year, a…

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High school musicals

High school musicals

May 23, 2019

It’s been musical season for CEWA schools and colleges, with hard-working teams of students and staff putting on well-loved classics and less well-known shows alike. John XXIII College recently performed…

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RoboClub at St Anthony’s

RoboClub at St Anthony’s

May 23, 2019

St Anthony’s School in Greenmount will showcase its ongoing programs at a special June 7 Robotics Community Session. The one-hour event also details the evolution of the school’s new Maker…

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