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Year 3 Enjoys a Starry Night

On Friday 15 September, the Year 3 Starry Night went off with a BANG!

The students waited with excitement and anticipation all day, until the final siren sounded and it was time to begin. They eagerly joined in with the activities which included face painting, astronaut chocolate game, Oreo moon phases, bottle rocket launching, moon rock relay, don’t drop the asteroid, and of course the bouncy castle.

After bursting at the seams from out of…

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Enter the Wolfpack: 2017 WA Baptist Basketball Champions

The Rehoboth U18s Basketball team (Reho Wolfpack) are the 2017 Western Australia Baptist Basketball Association champions, after defeating Mount Pleasant Baptist 47-34 at Lakeside Recreation Centre on Saturday 16 September.  

The Wolfpack headed into the game as underdogs after losing to Mount Pleasant 3 times during the season, including a blowout loss just 2 weeks ago in the preliminary finals. However, in the opening half the boys stamped their intent jumping out to a massive 34-12 lead.

Josh Rentenaar was crashing…

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Arts Festival 2017

The 2017 Arts Festival was a celebration of our students’ gifts and talents in the areas of Technology and Enterprise, and the Arts.

The week kicked off with musical performances in the new Learning Resource Centre (LRC) from our Year 9 Music and Drama classes, capably compered by Ethan Hunter and Jason Anggadjaja.

Tuesday’s whole-campus International Assembly focused on the theme of Psalm 23 and was led by Mr Martens with students from Year 9…

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Rehoboth Shines in Inaugural ACC Athletics Division

The Associated and Catholic Colleges of WA (ACC) is an Independent Secondary Schools Sports Association. The ACC has a membership of over 67 schools catering to more than 48,000 students. The maxim of the Association is Sport in the Right Spirit.

Rehoboth took part in the inaugural Division I Athletics Carnival on Thursday 31 August 2017. What looked like another carnival that would be cancelled due to continuous rain in the weeks…

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Year 7 Orientation 2017

On Thursday 14 September, the Year 6 students from Kenwick and Wilson joined together for an introduction to Secondary School life. It was an exciting and action filled day where students enjoyed a variety of team building activities, a taste of various subjects, and a grand tour of the Secondary School.

Students from both Campuses were split into three tribes and participated in rotations through Design and Technologies, Science, and Mathematics. Do not be fooled,…

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What Does Success Look Like in a Christian School?

This is a really good question to ask, particularly in light of NAPLAN testing, exams, ATAR scores, and career counselling, and especially when there is so much attention focused on ranking students, achievement at all costs, being the top of the class, and directing students into highly paid, university accredited professions. Even though we may not believe this is the be all and end all, to what extent has this worldview been absorbed into our…

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Creativity at the Fore: Make Your Own Storybook Competition 2017

17 Rehoboth students from Years 1-6, participated in the WA Children’s Book Council Make Your Own Storybook Competition.

Well done to our budding authors and illustrators who all worked very hard to write and illustrate their own book. It has been fabulous to see the en


thusiasm and effort that all of these students put in. The bound books are fabulous, with some entertaining stories and beautiful illustrations. The books are…

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Around the World with Pre-Primary

God has created our world with so many different cultures, customs, plants, and animals to explore!

We started our Term with Australia, and had lots of fun with our bush campsite, campfire, and learning about Australian animals. We also looked at Aboriginal art and dance, and had a go at doing our own dot paintings. It was quite hard!

From Australia, we set off to other parts of the world! We looked at African stories,…

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Year 5/6 Discover the Uses and Purposes of Masks

In Year 5/6, we have being learning about masks. We examined decorative masks used in cultural celebrations, theatre, and art galleries, and we also looked at practical uses for masks, such as medical theatre masks, welder’s masks and gas masks.

Next, we focused on three different styles of mask: abstract, tribal and realistic. We looked at the features and colours used in these styles. Students thought about their own personality and chose a style that…

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There’s Construction Out Our Window!

This Term, things have been really changing around our school. There has been noises and workers with trucks and all kinds of machinery, making the ground shake with lots of vibrations. Lots and lots of trucks, pouring concrete from long, insect-like arms and it’s all because we are getting a new gymnasium. Outside our classroom is a construction site and we get to see it every day!

We have been keeping a journal, writing and…

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