New boys and families receive a warm Christ Church welcome Christ Church was full of excitement last Friday with the welcoming of our 2020 students and parents at Orientation Day. read more Debating skills honed in the Prep School This year our Preparatory School engaged Western Australian Debating League’s Primary Development Program to introduce Years 5 and 6 students to the art of debating. read more Wardung House celebrates swimming success Years 3 to 6 boys enjoyed a fun and eventful day last week as they put their swimming skills to the test at our annual House Swimming Carnival. read more Fantasy and adventure come to the Innovation Space The resurgence of ‘Dungeons and Dragons’ has been a welcome addition to the School’s after-school activity program with over 30 boys and girls gathering each week in the Preparatory School Innovation Space for a unique yet fun adventure. read more Academic success in Preparatory School Academic success was top of the agenda at last week’s Preparatory School Assembly as high achievers were announced for achievements in competitions held throughout the year. read more Participation – winner at annual swimming carnival Over 100 boys were winners on Tuesday as they gave their mighty all at the annual Pre-Primary to Year 2 Swimming Carnival. read more Global campaign inspires a love for outdoor learning “I want it to be Outdoor Classroom Day every day!” remarked one of our ELC boys after participating in Outdoor Classroom Day. The major global campaign... read more Bunnies, Dung beetles and Hyenas with James Foley This week children’s author and illustrator James Foley delighted our Year 2 students with stories of his writing and drawing journey thanks to a competition run by Fremantle Press. read more Combined choirs making beautiful music Our Preparatory School Yahoos and Choir joined the St Hilda’s Junior School Choirs and selected string instrumentalists this week to perform a beautiful combined concert at St Hilda’s Junior School Cortile. read more Year 6 Future Problem Solvers return from National Finals Our Year 6 Future Problem Solvers recently took part in the 2019 National Finals of the Future Problem Solving Program at Moreton Bay College, Brisbane. read more Dare to Dream – celebrating the Arts in Prep School In the final week of Term 3, the Preparatory School celebrated the Week of the Arts with a fabulous week of music, drama and visual art. read more Oh, What a Knight! Commencing next week, our Year 6 students take to centre stage in Camelot’s craziest musical adventure 'What a Knight!' read more Year 6 boys spend time in Senior School Science labs Each term our Year 6 extension students visit the Senior School Science laboratories to participate in a range of Science investigations and inquiries. read more The Great Vegie Crunch Our Preparatory School boys took part in The Great Vegie Crunch this week, joining over 100 other schools across Western Australia to simultaneously crunch on fresh vegetables and create the world's loudest crunch. read more Bonjour – Ohayō gozaimasu – Ni hao This week Christ Church has been showcasing the wonderful culture and cuisine from Japan, China and France as part of Languages Week celebrations. read more Art therapy in the PMC – a sensory exploration Individuals with Autism see the world differently and their ways of interacting, communicating, exploring and expressing might seem to others, a little unusual and even peculiar. read more Preparatory boys share tips on how to live a happy life Boys in the Preparatory School are feeling enlightened thanks to some secrets they recently received on 'how to live a happy life.' read more Reading is my secret power Each year, schools across Australia spend a week celebrating books, Australian authors and illustrators. read more All hands on deck in the ELC Can it float? Is it water proof? How will it move? These are some of the questions our Pre-Primary boys have been exploring this term as part of their Science inquiry. read more Australian animals come to life through dance Emus, kangaroos and dingos came to life in our Pre-Primary classrooms this week as the boys learnt Australian animal dances to the sounds of the didgeridoo in celebration of NAIDOC Week. read more Term 3 Prep School leaders announced Our Year 6 leaders for Term 3 were recently announced and presented with their official badges. read more ‘The 117-Storey Treehouse’ launched at Christ Church Award winning and popular Australian children’s author, Andy Griffiths was at Christ Church last Friday to launch his highly anticipated new book 'The 117-Storey Treehouse' to an audience of over 1,100 primary school students from across WA. read more Year 6s generate plenty of spark The Baby Distractor, The Mobile Drink Fountain, The Burglar Detector and The Electric Spaghetti Fork are some of the unique electrical devices invented by our Year 6s. read more A chance to get messy with mud An incursion with Educated by Nature provided boys from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 2 with the opportunity and freedom to get messy with mud to celebrate International Mud Day. read more Year 2s look through a window to the past Year 2 students from Christ Church and St Hilda’s came together this week for a morning of activities from the past. read more Unique boardshorts for our Year 6 cohort Each year our Year 6 boys work collectively with the Preparatory School Art Department and Reif Myers from Oz Boardies to create a unique and very special pair of leavers’ boardshorts. read more Exemplary speeches spark a new buzz Last week, 200 students from Years 5 and 6 took part in the annual Speakers’ Challenge. Each student delivered a speech in class on a range of topics including human psychology, lucid dreams, 'Dad Jokes', little brothers, parents and texting. read more PMC boys jump for joy! Throughout this term students in our Preparatory School Peter Moyes Centre (PMC) have been taking part in weekly trampoline sessions at Lords Recreation Centre. read more Coding journey begins in the Early Learning Community Our Kindergarten boys have begun their coding journey using programmable floor robots called Bee-Bots. read more Archbishop of Perth visits Christ Church The School welcomed a special visitor last Friday as part of the inaugural Archbishop's Day at Christ Church. read more