ECC News

Welcome Back!

It was wonderful to have all students and staff back on campus this week, ready for a wonderful Term. Behind the masks were plenty of smiles as the new safety measures were embraced and respected. As part of their Transition Program, our new Year 7 students participated in House games, building a strong sense of...
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Birds of Prey Incursion

Year 8 Bush Rangers enjoyed their last incursion for the year on Thursday 3 December, a visit from the Birds of Prey Centre. Students were able to identify the characteristics of Raptors compared to other birds, whilst learning about different types of birds of prey, including owls, falcons, kites and eagles. The highlight of the...
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Medieval Feast Day

It was a cold, wet, and windy Medieval Feast Day this year, but that didn’t stop the Year 8 students from participating in a whole day of medieval fun on Monday 30 November. Students experienced different aspects of medieval life including a Medieval faire, games of strength and agility, sword fighting and weaving. We began...
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Ice Skating Experience!

On Friday 20 November, the Year 7 cohort held their first social event for 2020, an Ice Skating experience! 120 students made the trip to the Cockburn Ice Arena during the afternoon and participated in an enthusiastic and positive manner. It was wonderful to see so many students of differing skating abilities flying around on...
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Vinnie’s Christmas Appeal

This Term the generous nature of the Emmanuel community was on display through the annual Vinnies Christmas Appeal. Families donated large amounts of food and Christmas supplies to provide support to families who are experiencing troubling times, particularly during the Christmas period. 2020 has seen more families than ever experience poverty and it is a...
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Bush Rangers Camp – Day 3

We arrived at Alfred Hines campsite a little more refreshed and moved into rooms with actual beds. Cheyne joined us at Rockingham and the fresh pair of legs were appreciated as we set up. After setting up our new campsite, we had some free time. We took the time to go for a walk on...
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Bush Rangers Camp – Day 1 & 2

After a guest in our campsite and a VERY cold night we were up at the crack of dawn (literally) to prepare for an expedition along the Bibbulmun Track. After a hearty breakfast of bacon, eggs, rolls, cereal and fruit we packed our bags and jumped on the bus to be driven out to our...
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Always Was, Always Will Be.

Kaya (Hello), This year, NAIDOC Week was celebrated during Term 4, Week 5, at the College. NAIDOC Week is a time to recognise and celebrate the achievements and contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The theme for this year’s NAIDOC Week was ‘Always Was, Always Will Be. This theme recognises that First Nations...
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