Secondary News

FORESHORE CONCERTS

On Friday Week 8, the Year 11 Vocal Academy students performed the second show of our Foreshore Concert Series, this time at the Gary Holland Centre. Featuring Madelyn Baker, Felicity Hughes, Lachlan Goffage & Chante…

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YEAR 12 FAREWELL

To begin the farewell celebrations for the graduating cohort of 2021, on Wednesday 13th October, our Year 12 Students travelled to the Rockingham foreshore to continue a SCBC tradition of fish and chips on the…


YEAR 11 ROTTNEST ISLAND

The Year 11’s together with some staff were fortunate enough to spend some together on the beautiful Rottnest Island. Despite the rain and the bumpy ferry ride, in no time at all, everyone seemed to…


CYBERTAIPAN

Our Secondary College entered a team for the first time into the CSIRO Australian Youth Cyber Defence Competition called the CyberTaipan. CyberTaipan is a competition where students score points by finding and fixing cyber security…


ACT-BELONG-COMMIT

The Rockingham Photovoice awards took place in October.  The theme was Act-Belong-Commit, where students use photography and a ‘voice’ to show how to stay mentally healthy by Acting – doing something, Belonging – doing something with others,…


VOCAL ACADEMY OFFICIAL LAUNCH

On Friday, 10th September, we officially launched The Vocal Academy with a spectacular concert in the College hall. Students performed a variety of contemporary tunes accompanied by a live band and an amazing light show to an audience…


NAIDOC WEEK BUSH TUCKER FOOD

NAIDOC Week was celebrated this year with 4Shore Café producing food that incorporated Australian bush ingredients. Kangaroo and bush tomato sausage, Lemon Myrtle potato mash, Pepper berry gravy was featured in the NAIDOC week menu,…


KWINANA INDUSTRIES COUNCIL iWOMEN PROJECT

Two of our Year 10 Secondary students, Vitoria and Jessica, attended an iWOMEN Project over a seven-day period in August. The students gained an appreciation of the career opportunities available to women in the Kwinana…


SCIENCE WEEK CELEBRATIONS

Our Young scientists together with their Science teachers celebrated Science Week from 16th August to 20th August 2021. An array of activities were planned by Secondary lab technician, Ms Blessing Chikabida, to highlight the different…


YEAR 12 GEOGRAPHY EXCURSION

Our Year 12 ATAR Geography class teamed up with Carey Baptist College to attend an all-day excursion into the Perth CBD to gain a better and more immersive understanding of Urban Planning. The day started…


YEAR 10 OUTDOOR EDUCATION EXPEDITION

The Year 10 Outdoor Education expedition was held from Monday to Friday, in week 4. Inclement weather meant that the original plans to head straight into Boranup forest and camp overnight surrounded by tall trees…


WRITE A BOOK IN A DAY

The “Write a Book” in a Day competition ran as an optional activity for students in Years 7 to Year 12 on Monday, 23rd August. The competition was a great opportunity to live out our motto of “rigorous minds and compassionate hearts” as it required students to…


VISUAL ART INSPIRES OUR MISSION

This year in our Year 8 Visual Arts Specialist class, students were commissioned to use the school mission statement; Rigorous Minds, Compassionate Hearts” and create a mural design. Each student carefully researched and came to…


DEBATING

Throughout semester one, fourteen SCBC students from Year 7 and Year 8 participated in the Western Australian Debating League (WADL) as part of the Gifted and Talented program. These students engaged in fun yet rigorous…


ACC INTERSCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY CARNIVAL

On Thursday, 27th May, 35 Secondary students travelled to Perry Lakes Reserve to participate in the ACC Interschool Cross-country carnival. Throughout the day, students competed against students from over 70 other private schools in Western…