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College Newsletter Week 3 Term 4 Friday 1 November 2013

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Front page: Dux of Year 7, Jack Schmidt, receives his trophy and certificate from Father Tony Maher at the College Awards Evening.

From the Principal An ‘Event-Full’ Week

providing reflections on their time at CBC

Last Friday evening the College conducted

and these were certainly a feature of the

its Graduation Mass and Ceremony for the Class of 2013. This was a very poignant occasion which provided each of our graduands and their families with the opportunity to reflect upon the journey they had undertaken while members of the CBC Fremantle community. With an emphasis clearly upon celebrating the cultivation of character and values, it was apparent that each of the young men leaving our school could anticipate an exciting future characterised by serving

evening. In a sign of great maturity these boys were able to look back on their experiences at school and discern those which were most powerful and pertinent to their formation as good young men. Thank you also to Father Tony Maher for his inspiring homily at the mass and for his ongoing commitment to fostering the faith development of our students. On Sunday evening, our College Awards


Night was particularly well attended and

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As part of the ceremony, the College

200 students to be publicly acknowledged

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Captain, Alex Skinner, was joined by


Michael Zoiti and Riley Tolman in

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provided the opportunity for more than for their achievements during this year. Congratulations to all of the boys who

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Edmund Rice Award recipients at the Awards Evening. To see more photos of the Awards and Graduation evenings visit the Newsroom at

received subject awards on the evening.

year. While this standard is very high

dignified manner. Congratulations to

Being the top performing student in a

it is achievable for each student. The

Mr Shane Mancuso, Ms Zoe Francis

subject is a special honour and indicates

Certificate of Excellence is available to any

and Ms Stephanie Hantzis for their

outstanding ability and commitment.

boy achieving 100% positive indicators for

encouragement of our young artists and

Some boys received multiple awards in

each report during the year. The broad

for their hard work in presenting the

this category and were appropriately

cross-section of students receiving this


recognised. These particular boys are now

award reinforces the place of clearly

challenged to maintain this standard and

defined criteria and targets in the

The Rite Journey

to set the academic tone for the College

effective education of young men.

I’m sure that all families have been able to

in the future.

follow the progress of our innovative Year To conclude this hectic period on the

9 programme, The Rite Journey, through

An even larger group of boys were

school calendar, the College Visual Art

the regular updates which have been

awarded Certificates of Merit or

Exhibition was opened in the presence

provided in this newsletter throughout

Certificates of Excellence during the

of a large and appreciative audience

the year. Next week marks one of the

ceremony. These awards are available to

on Tuesday evening this week. Many

major activities associated with this

all students regardless of innate ability

students received awards on the evening

programme when all Year 9 boys will

and are truly reflective of the emphasis

and it was pleasing to see the quality

spend some time camping in Bindoon. We

upon personal excellence promoted at

and diversity of their art pieces. Year

wish all of the students and staff involved

CBC Fremantle. The criterion for the

10 students, James Crevald and Jack

a safe and enjoyable time away.

Certificate of Merit is a minimum of 90%

Johnson, looked very composed as they

positive indicators on each of the first

opened the exhibition and conducted

Mr Shaun Kenny

three school reports issued during the

the presentation ceremony in a most


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In the Newsroom this week You can keep up to date with CBC Fremantle news by subscribing to the Newsroom RSS feed. Visit the College website at and click on the Newsroom under Quick Links on the left hand side. 31 October

Visual Arts showcases its finest Exhibiting the best work from Years 7 to 12, the annual CBC Fremantle Visual Art Exhibition showcased a dynamic range from diverse studio areas including painting, sculpture, printmaking, drawing, photography, film and mixed media artworks. Read more... 30 October

Awards Evening CBC Fremantle’s community applauded the achievement of students on Sunday night at the annual Awards Evening. Read more...

29 October

Farewell Class of 2013 In a ceremony on Friday night, the Class of 2013 officially bid their College farewell as they prepare for their final exams. Read more...

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Calendar Week 3 Term 4

College Information Canteen Can you spare a few hours on one day? Please consider volunteering in the ‘world’s greatest canteen’. Please ring Jenny or Karen in the Canteen on 9430 2046 for more information. The Canteen Roster is available to download on the Parent Notices section on the website.

Monday 4 November Year 8 Oracy Year 9 The Rite Journey all week Wardarnji Festival Fremantle all week Wednesday 6 November Year 11 My Reports due Thursday 31 October Mass 8.15am (Samson 1, 2, 3, 4)

Uniform Shop Opening Hours Open every Wednesday from 8.30am – 4.00pm. No appointments are necessary.

Put these dates in your diary...

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You can keep up to date with our busy College’s activities by subscribing to the RSS feed at the Newsroom on the website. If you subscribe to the feed, when the Newsroom is updated you will automatically be notified with a link to the new content. The College magazine, Touchstone is also available online and can be accessed from the Community link at the top of the home page.

Old Boys who have served in the war Three CBC students are researching past CBC boys who have gone to war for Australia. They would appreciate any information that would help them with their research – stories, diaries, letters or even just names. Please email if you can assist.

Lost Sports Bags on Bus There are two unidentified CBC Fremantle sports bags at the Transperth O’Connor Bus Depot. Please telephone 9331 0416 for more information.

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Visual Art showcases its finest Exhibiting the best work from Years 7

Tony Pitos, Mr Shaun Kenny, Ms Cherie

Year 7 Award winners

to 12, the annual CBC Fremantle Visual

Butcher, Mrs Michelle Ainsworth, Ms

Flinn Brown

Art Exhibition showcased a dynamic

Marriann O’Neill and Mr Peter Hale for all

Jordan Culin

range from diverse studio areas including

their tireless help preparing and on the

Timothy Davie

painting, sculpture, printmaking, drawing,

night. Thank you also to Year 10 students

Joachim O’Hara

photography, film and mixed media

Jack Johnson and James Crevald and Year

Justin Oliveri


11 student D’Arcy O’Hara for presenting

Riley Burden

on the night. Lastly a big thank you to A total of 43 students received Excellence

all the families, friends and staff who

Year 8 Award winners

in Art awards for producing works of

attended the exhibition; your support is

Anthony Cammarano

an outstanding standard and for having

greatly valued!

Kaiden Cookson

worked cooperatively in and out of the

Christian Edwards

classroom. Year 12 student, Ben Cooper,

Ms Zoe Francis and Mrs Stephanie Hantzis

Matthew Geaney

received the Principal’s Choice Award for

Visual Art Teachers

Jayden Goncalves

his mixed media piece.

Luke Quinn David Oliveri

The night was a wonderful success with

Matthew Sear

a number of students, families and

Joshua Sinis

staff attending. Thank you to the Parent Council helpers, Mr Shane Mancuso, Mr

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Year 9 Award winners

Year 11 Award winners

Paul Jardine-Clarke

Zac Carton

Thomas Duncan

Stephen Cuccovia

Conor Hars

Broden Oliveri

Yusef Hourani

Darcy O’Hara

Jaedyn Stumbles

Kevin Murtagh

Joel Tomlinson

Griffyn Waters

Year 10 Award winners

Year 12 Award winners

Jordan Biondillo

Krystan Allen

Harrison Brown

Matthew Minervini

Jack Crawford

Jack McMaster

James Crevald

Nathan Simich

Finbar Gaffney Jack Johnson Domenic Mann Jonathan Nolan Michael Norman

To see more photos of the Visual Arts exhibition visit the Newsroom at

Douglas Preston Elliot Tinley Nicholas Thuys

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Community Notices It is the policy of CBC Fremantle to distribute information when requested regarding community activities and details about educational programmes. This does not imply that CBC endorses these activities or the information. Please provide information in an unformatted Word document to Submissions will be accepted at the discretion of CBC Fremantle.

Australian Catholic Youth Festival Melbourne 2013 5 to 7 December • For young people from Year 9 to young adults 25 years of age • Approximately $1,150 per person, including a return flight from Perth, accommodation, full fesitval fee, transport and food only (price subject to change). To register contact Catholic Youth Ministry Perth on 9422 7912 email or go to Visit Registration deadline 4 october 2013.

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Caribbean Evening at one of Perth’s most prized sunset locations... Edmund Rice Camps WA invites you to the 2013 Bankwest Sunset Point Cocktail Party on Saturday 16 November 2013 from 6.30 to 10.30pm. Tickets are $150 per person, early bird rate $135 before 30 September, group discount for eight $1,040 ($130pp). • Perth Pandemix – the one and only WA steel band performing live • Take in the stunning view with a cocktail and canapes prepared by professional chefs • Live and silent auctions • Sponsor a child All proceeds from the event go directly to helping disadvantaged WA kids. To purchase tickets or for more information please visit our website or contact Brooke McCarney 040 777 6360. Edmund Rice Camps WA is a non-profit charity committed to supporting kids and families at risk or experiencing disadvantage in our community.

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