Term 1 Reports and Progress Meetings

Revised arrangments for Term 1 Progress Meetings - UPDATED 23 MARCH

Progress Meetings scheduled for Thursday 26 March will be conducted by phone. Teachers will be available between 2.00 and 6.00pm. There will be no Progress Meetings on 14 April.

Parents are asked to email the teachers they wish to speak with, indicating a preferred 1-hour block of availability, eg

Please call me (0432 986 543) between 3 - 4pm on 26 March to discuss the progress of XXXX in Maths 

Teachers will endeavour to meet all requests with a 10-minute discussion, but this is an untried system.

Coronavirus – A SchoolTV Resource

Coronavirus is an evolving international health concern. Around the world, people are being affected in many ways. Individuals of all ages from numerous nationalities are being diagnosed with the virus –– it doesn’t discriminate. Although children are considered at lower risk of infection, they are not immune to the multitude of news reports regularly seen or heard in the media.

Extra study guidance and Maths support for students

Seeking help when needed is one of the keys to success.

Did you know Homework Club and lunchtime Maths Support are available to students who are looking for extra guidance in their studies?

Homework Club

For students in Years 7, 8 and 9
Wednesdays, 3.20 to 4.20pm in the Learning Commons
Teacher assistance with homework and assessment tasks
A valuable quiet time and space to assist organisation and completing work
And.

College Board Announcement

Dear Members of Mater Christi College Community

Our Principal, Mrs Mary Fitz-Gerald, recently informed the College Board of her plans to retire at the conclusion of 2020 having completed twenty years of leadership at Mater Christi College.

This is a significant milestone for the College community, and we are sure that you, like us, are sad to receive this news, as Mrs Fitz-Gerald has done an outstanding job of leading and guiding our school to its current strong position.

A new way to learn music at Mater Christi College

Mater Christi College has partnered with the Mae Collard School of Music to provide a broad range of music education for our students in 2020.

Mae will lead a team of instrumental teachers, comprised of the Mae Collard School of Music staff and teachers from our College.

2021 Enrolments

There are very limited places available for Year 7, 2021.

We understand that occasionally in the busyness of life, some general life admin gets overlooked. For example, have you enrolled your younger daughter for 2021?

If not, please contact Kylie Lee, Registrar asap.

Conveyance Allowance 2020

Students travelling to Mater Christi College may be eligible to claim financial assistance in the form of a conveyance allowance.

In summary, to qualify for the conveyance allowance, a student must reside 4.8km or more by the shortest practicable route from the College.

Secondary School vaccinations in 2020

The Secondary School Vaccine Program offers free vaccines to Year 7 and 10 students. These vaccines provide protection against:

Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (whooping cough) – one dose for year 7 students
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) – two doses for year 7 students
Meningococcal A,C,W,Y – one dose for year 10 students

Parents/guardians of Year 7 and 10 students should look out for the vaccine consent card booklet coming home with students.

Parent Evenings 2020 – It’s all about girls

Save the date!
We are looking forward to again hosting some of Australia’s leading thinkers, authors and speakers.

These exciting seminars offer fresh thinking, expert advice, new perspectives, ideas and strategies across a range of age-related topics.

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