Mental Health Week 2017: Access Wellbeing Services launches RESILnZ mobile app

October 18, 2017

Access Wellbeing Services has this week launched a new mobile phone app, RESILnZ, to coincide with Mental Health Day on 10 October. Western Australians face daily stress and challenges to their mental health in finding a steady work-life balance. The RESILnZ app has been created as a support tool for workers in WA to monitor,…

CEWA Students State Champions at Tournament of Minds

October 18, 2017

Congratulations to Our Lady of Grace (OLG) Primary School students who competed in the Tournament of Minds (TOM) competition last month, with two of the school’s four teams making it through to the TOM Australasian Pacific Finals (APF) taking place in Adelaide on 28 October. Celebrating 30 years of excellence this year, TOM is a…

Aquinian student speaks to Federal Parliament about assuring the future for people with hearing loss

October 18, 2017

In August this year, Year 8 Aquinas student, Christopher Turner, participated in a Q&A where he had the opportunity to address a panel of federal politicians regarding the topic ‘assuring the future for people with hearing loss’. Among the panel were Trent Zimmerman MP, Emma Husar MP and Senator Rachel Siewert. Christopher has lived with…

Tough Competition at Annual Speak up Awards

October 18, 2017

Congratulations to Joshua Williams, Year 6 student at Holy Spirit School, for making it through to the Grand Final of the 2017 annual Speak Up Award in September. This year brought together a particularly strong group of competitors, with students from 12 schools across the Perth Metropolitan and Peel Region presenting outstanding speeches at the…

CEWA’s VETiS Student puts hairdressing skills into action at 2017 WorldSkills competition

October 18, 2017

Well done to Year 11 Bunbury Catholic College (Mercy Campus) student, Caitlin Carmody, who successfully competed in the WorldSkills competition for hairdressing in August this year. WorldSkills competitions take place bi-annually across a range of skills areas, from plumbing, to electrical and cooking. Held at the South Regional TAFE Bunbury campus, the regional VETiS (Vocational…

Sacred Heart students celebrate National Science Week 2017

October 18, 2017

As part of National Science Week 2017, students and staff of Sacred Heart Primary School in Thornlie took the opportunity to celebrate National Mathematics Day on 19 August, immersing themselves in science and technology through a day of challenging and fun group activities. National Science Week takes place across Australia each year to celebrate science…

Applications now open: KSC Education Foundation Scholarship 2018

October 13, 2017

The Knights of the Southern Cross Education Foundation Scholarship Program is now accepting applications for 2018. The KSC Education Foundation Scholarship Program is open for applicants to study units in Religious Education or Theology at the University of Notre Dame Australia. Please see below links for the application form and application conditions. Applications close at…

St Andrew’s celebrates 20 years in Clarkson

September 26, 2017

Students, staff, families and guests commemorated the 20th anniversary of St Andrew’s Catholic Primary School in Clarkson recently with a full day of celebrations. The day commenced with a Mass in St Andrew’s Catholic Church, attended by CEWA Executive Director Dr Tim McDonald and the school’s first two Principals, Mrs Margaret Sweetman and Mrs Eileen…

Carnevale 2017 takes over Perth Cultural Centre

September 15, 2017

Yesterday the Catholic Education Carnevale event for 2017 took place in the Perth Cultural Centre, where 700 students from over 20 Catholic schools from across Western Australia came together for a day filled with exciting performance and interactive displays. Held annually in Perth city each September, primary and secondary school students showcase the vast array…

Reminder: Applications now open for 2018 CECWA Scholarship Program

September 15, 2017

Catholic Education Western Australia staff are invited to apply for the 2018 Catholic Education Commission of Western Australia (CECWA) Scholarship Program. There are four scholarship categories open to applicants, which provide assistance to CEWA staff to further their qualifications and progress their careers. The scholarships offer a range of professional learning and tertiary study opportunities.…