On Sunday the 25th of February, our iHelp (Social Justice) students played a large role in mass at St John 23rd in Stanhope Gardens and later held a cake stall outside the church. The students used their mathematical skills to work out the change for each sale and helped raised an amazing $796. The money raised will support the wonderful elderly people within our community. Read more...
Holy Cross was mentioned in Parliament this week by Michelle Rowland, recognising the wonderful work of a student from Year 4 and a student from Year 6 who have been examining the problems of plastic pollution in our environment and have been campaigning to curb the use of water bottles in Australia. See what Michelle had to say.
TEAM Infinity from Holy Cross recently competed in their second successive FIRST LEGO League national championships at Macquarie University on December 2, catching the eye with their ban the plastic bottle project. The team finished 13th out of 68 in the Robot Game, were awarded 2nd Place for Gracious Professionalism and have had their work recognised in Parliament.
The proposed new Enterprise Agreement was sent to all Catholic school staff and the Independent Education Union (IEU) today, Monday 7 April to begin a process of consultation to consolidate a number of existing agreements into a single state-wide agreement which supports high quality contemporary teaching and learning.