• Latest News & Articles

    Keep up with the latest news from Rehoboth Christian College

Year 10 Experience the World of Work

I would like to congratulate the Year 10 Work Experience students on their excellent conduct in the workplace. We received glowing feedback from many employers. For a couple of students, it was a steep learning curve, but thankfully everyone returned to school safely, mostly exuberant from the experience and after having had another week off school.

I would like to say a big “thank you” to the employers who took time out to teach the…

Read More

Canberra 2017: Year 7s Get a Taste of Citizenship and Government

After another fantastic, whirlwind tour of the sites and the learning opportunities of Canberra, we are back and ready for Term 3.

This trip forms part of our students’ studies on the Federal Government, our Constitution and the history of Australia. There were many positives for your children as they developed friendships. and experienced many new and interesting places in Canberra.

Each day held highlights of its own and different students enjoyed different aspects of…

Read More

Jason on Top of the World (Again)

Congratulations to Jason Anggadjaja for being this year’s Education Perfect top student in Indonesian in the world (for the second year in a row).

In the overall languages category, Jason finished 7th globally, and was awarded an Elite Award.

Two other students, Rabecca Hulston and Jessica Christoper received Gold Certificates. As a school, Rehoboth finished 1st in WA and 8th in Australia in schools of our…

Read More

Swing On This: Year 7-12 Excursion to WASO

On Friday 16 June, the Year 7-12 Band and Choir students had the opportunity to attend an open rehearsal with Swing On This and the West Australian Symphony Orchestra.

Swing On This is a performance troupe made up of some of Australia’s leading musical theatre and television stars – Michael Falzon (Rock of Ages, We Will Rock You), Luke Kennedy (The Voice, The Ten Tenors), Rob Mills (Australian Idol, Wicked) and Ben…

Read More

Keeping Exams in Perspective

You are probably aware that I see the value of exams and the skills learnt through the process of revision. There’s no doubt that exams are an important measure of a student’s academic ability (primarily for university entrance). However, they are just one measure of a child’s academic performance on a particular hour and day, under quite stressful and time pressured conditions. Many other skills and tasks go together to give an assessment of a…

Read More

Introducing Our New Principal (Secondary)

Mrs Louwen will take over as Principal (Secondary) from Mr Stirling in 2018

On behalf of the Board, and after many weeks of reviewing applications, interviews, and discussion, it gives me great pleasure to announce that our very own Mrs Marilyn Louwen has accepted the appointment as Principal (Secondary).

This comes following the announcement in February of Mr Rob Stirling’s resignation after serving ten years in the role.

Mrs…

Read More

A Balmy Day for Cross Country

#bwg_container1_1 #bwg_container2_1 .image_browser_images_conteiner_1 * { -moz-box-sizing: border-box; box-sizing: border-box; } #bwg_container1_1 #bwg_container2_1 .image_browser_images_conteiner_1{ background-color: rgba(245, 245, 245, 0.90); text-align: center; width: 100%; border-style: none; border-width: 2px; border-color: #F7F7F7; padding: 4px; border-radius: 0; position:relative; } #bwg_container1_1 #bwg_container2_1 .image_browser_images_1 { display: inline-block; -moz-box-sizing: border-box; box-sizing: border-box; font-size: 0; text-align: center; max-width: 100%; width: 550px; } #bwg_container1_1 #bwg_container2_1 .image_browser_image_buttons_conteiner_1 { text-align: center; } #bwg_container1_1 #bwg_container2_1 .image_browser_image_buttons_1 { display: inline-block; width:100%; } #bwg_container1_1 #bwg_container2_1 .bwg_image_browser_image_1 { background-color: rgba(235,…

Read More

Rocking the Fremantle Eisteddfod

On 17 May one of our Year 7 students, Emily Hobday, competed in the prestigious Fremantle Eisteddfod.

Emily contested in the classical guitar performance section of the competition. The best classical music students from around the city came to perform in the classy Fremantle Town Hall. With credit to her meticulous preparation, Emily was awarded first prize in the Under 13s division for the second consecutive year in a row.

This…

Read More

2017 Senior School Ball

Glamour, glitz and glorious gowns: the Year 11/12 girls of Rehoboth rapidly got ready for the night of nights. In trim, taut and terrific tuxedos, the boys gathered the vital element for the ball, the corsage, and vigorously went to pick up their dates. April 21 was the night of nights – the 2017 Rehoboth Christian College Teen Challenge Ball.

Excited teachers waited patiently at the top of the stairs, greeting students with beaming smiles. To…

Read More

2017 Indonesian Mission Trip

Day 1

Our adventure of a lifetime began at 5:00am on Thursday 13 April, at Perth International Airport. We boarded the plane all rugged up in jumpers and jackets, but the sweaters soon came off when we were welcomed by the sweltering heat of Indonesia in Denpasar, Bali.

After a two-hour stopover in Denpasar, we arrived in Surabaya around 2:00pm. We were picked up by Mrs Anggadjaja and after a short break we headed to…

Read More