ECC News

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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Year 10 River Cruise

Tough weather conditions on Monday 9 November were not enough to stop the wonderful night that was the Year 10 River Cruise. 160 students and 14 staff gathered at the Barrick Street Jetty in Perth, ready for a memorable night on the Swan River. Excited and simply happy to be in each other’s company, the...
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Working Together to Create Music

Students from Mater Christi Catholic Primary School visited our Music department yesterday for a mentoring session with Emmanuel’s Senior Rock Band. Students were treated to a performance from our Rock Band then partnered up with each member of the band to learn a section of the song. The session concluded with a combined performance from...
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Year 11 Materials Design & Technology

Year 11 Materials Design & Technology students have recently finished producing jewellery boxes made from a variety of beautiful recycled timbers (Jarrah, Sheoak, and Batu). Each box has it’s own complexity in design and required the students to master many skills, such as computer assisted drawing, router cut dovetail joints, sanding and timber machining. Some students...
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