News from 2008
Prep students took to the streets of Claremont recently to spread the spirit of Christmas to the local community.
Christ Church claimed first prize in the Year 10 and 11 categories of the Alliance Française Examinations announced recently.
Karen Duffy has played an important part in the lives of a number of Christ Church families over the years. Next week, the School farewells the valued staff member, who has been at the helm of the Prep School’s Peter Moyes Centre for more than eight years.
Anglicare staff collected a record number of Christmas hampers from the Prep School on Wednesday morning.
For many years, the Prep School has been participating in the ‘Speak Up Awards’, a public speaking competition run for primary school students.
Year 10 Venture has become a rite of passage for the 2008 Christ Church boys, who make the 11-day journey along the State’s southern coast each year.
Several Prep School staff members have had the opportunity to be trained as coaches for the Association of Independent Schools of WA’s (AISWA) Future Problem Solving (FPS) programme.
Christ Church staff and students gathered today to offer respect for Australian armed forces ex-servicemen who have given their lives in service for the nation.
A spot of rain was highly appropriate when green gardener Josh Byrne visited the Early Learning Centre last week.
The staff and students from the Peter Moyes Centre in the Prep and Senior School headed down to Point Peron for a three day camp last week. As the weather cleared and the sun shone, the attendees had a very memorable time.
Christ Church Chess teams displayed a remarkable effort in the 2008 WA Secondary Schools Teams Chess Tournament held on Sunday 21 September.
Head of Philosophy, Ethics and Religion Dominic Hodnett led a proud team of Senior School students into victory at the 2008 Hale School Philosothon.
The Strong Foundations Art Exhibition this week included a diverse and exceptional catalogue of the Senior School’s emerging artists.
Prefects elected to lead the School in 2009 made individual pledges and were presented with distinguishing ties at the Senior School assembly.
Staff, students and family members of the Class of 2008 gathered for the Year 12 Valedictory Assembly this morning.
Six Christ Church chemistry students were commended for high achievement in the Australian National Chemistry Quiz.
A number of Christ Church students were honoured in recognition of high performance in three major mathematics contests.
The breadth and depth of musical talent in the Year 12 cohort could result in four students’ acceptance into the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).
When Kim French took a holiday job in the Grounds Department as a 17-year-old, he already knew a thing or two about Christ Church.
Christ Church Art students were given an opportunity to express their views on imperative conservation issues recently.