School Visits – Post NCEC Conference 2016

At the conclusion of the NCEC Conference, delegates will be given the opportunity to visit and tour various schools in Perth.  These voluntary school visits will take place on the afternoon of Wednesday 22 June 2016 and the morning of Thursday June 23 2016.  The times of the visits are noted below.

Catholic Education in Western Australia (CEWA) consists of 163 schools located in four dioceses.  The planned visits include a variety of Perth schools; these have been put together as six separate packages.  Delegates may choose school visits on Wednesday afternoon or Thursday morning or both.

In keeping with the Conference theme Faith to Lead Lead to Faith, each delegate will be charged $10 per package and all proceeds will be donated to Caritas.

Wednesday 22 June 2016

1.45pm - Pick up from Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
5.00pm - Return to Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Package 1 – Primary School

St Simon Peter Catholic Primary School, Ocean Reef
http://internet.ssp.wa.edu.au/OurSchool/Pages/default.aspx
• Triple stream co-educational Year K-6
• Education Support Unit
• Early Years Care

Package 2 – Boarding & K – 12 School

St Brigid’s College, Lesmurdie
www.stbrigids.wa.edu.au/
• Kindergarten – Year Twelve school (co-educational in primary; girls only in secondary)
• Mercy charism
• Boarding facilities

Package 3 CARE Schools (Curriculum and Re-Engagement Schools)

St Clare’s School, Lathlain
www.stclares.wa.edu.au/
• Small Year 7 – 12 girls school (~ 30 students) for students who find regular mainstream school difficult

AND

Clontarf Aboriginal College, Waterford
www.clontarf.wa.edu.au/
• Aboriginal co-educational school (~ 120 students)
• New boarding facilities
• Trade Training Centre

Thursday 23 June 2016

8.45am - Pick up from Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
12.00pm - Return to Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Package 4 - New Schools

Holy Cross College, Ellenbrook
www.holycross.wa.edu.au/
• Co-educational Year K- 12 School with IT focus
• Newly developing Salvadorian charism
• Began as Years 7 – 12 College and is now extending to the primary (Year K – 6) sector

AND

La Salle College
www.lasalle.wa.edu.au/
• Large co-educational Year 7 – 12 School
• Recently opened Br Fitzhardinge Trade Skills Centre which offers certificate courses in metal fabrication and furniture.

Package 5 – Composite School with Education Support Unit

Newman College, Churchlands
www.newman.wa.edu.au/
• Pre K–12 co-educational Catholic school
• Marist tradition
• Three (3) campuses

Package 6 – Boarding & K – 12 School

St Brigid’s College, Lesmurdie
www.stbrigids.wa.edu.au/
• Kindergarten – Year Twelve school (co-educational in primary; girls only in secondary)
• Mercy charism
• Boarding facilities

You are encouraged to quickly register your interest as there are only twenty (20) places available per package. Please forward your expression of interest for the voluntary school visits by clicking on the following link.