ARCHIVE: Whole School Newsletter Term 3, Week 9 - 14 September 2017

From the Principal


A holistic education
At a recent Senior School Assembly, I made the following announcement: ‘In providing an even stronger focus on the academic program, Carey has made the decision to withdraw from APS Sport, eliminate the music and performing …

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Chaplain’s Corner


The sight of an eagle soaring into a blue sky against a backdrop of a mountain inspires awe. When walking near mountains, the sight of an eagle almost demands that we stop and simply observe, for the eagle is a symbol of power and freedom. The way they glide for …

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ELC Footy Day


Wintery conditions earlier in the week didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of our youngest students as they showed off their footy skills under the watchful eye of our First XVIII footballers on Cluny Green. In what is now a proud Carey tradition, Senior …

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Eat Up


Imagine a world where children can’t think straight at school because they don’t have enough food to give them energy. Unfortunately this happens right here in Melbourne. Many students go to school without any food to get them through the day. It’s not fair that other kids, like me …

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From Community Relations


Working in Community Relations has the benefit of being involved in so many activities and events across all school sections. It is also a privilege to work closely with our parent associations on the range of projects they undertake to …

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Android version of Carey App available


After many months of development, Community Relations is delighted to announce the arrival of the Android version of the Carey App! This new handy app will bring together several key information channels including: Daily Messages …

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Performing Arts News


What a remarkable term we’ve had in the performing arts! A senior music camp, Whole School Choral Concert, Year 10 Drama incursion, performances at the Victorian School Music Festival, string masterclasses, and a week with guest Conductor Mark Eager were just some …

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Art and Design Exhibition


The annual Year 7–12 Art and Design Exhibition is coming up early in Term 4, and will run from Friday 13 October until Thursday 19 October. Make sure you come down to see the incredible work that our students have been creating this year …

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Pink Ribbon Breakfast


Next term, all members of the Carey community are encouraged to attend the annual Pink Ribbon Breakfast – our annual fundraiser for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Every year it’s a true highlight on the Carey calendar, and this year will …

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Gala Ball – Feedback Survey Results

As we near the end of Term 3, it is worth reflecting on the wonderful start we had to the term with the Carey Whole School Gala Ball. The survey to gain feedback on this event attracted 292 responses, with 59 of those from parents who did not attend. This level of response has given the organising committee excellent feedback to work with for any …

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Thursday 3.00-4.00pm
First Saturday of the month 11.00am - 1.00pm

Communion Service

Friday 15 September
William Carey Chapel

Term 3 Ends

Friday 15 September

OCPAC Production: Sweet Charity

Friday 15 September to Saturday 23 September

Daylight Saving Starts (Move clocks forward one hour)

Sunday 1 October

Term 4 Commences

Monday 9 October

Snowsports Club Committee Meeting

Monday 9 October

Carey Community Forum Committee Meeting

Wednesday 11 October

Carey Art and Design Exhibition

Friday 13 October to Wednesday 18 October

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