Students from St Stephen’s Catholic College recently attended the Rostrum Public Speaking Competition and we are thrilled to announce that year nine student, Alannah Falvo, won the junior section. Alannah will now progress to the State Finals in Brisbane in July.
Year eight student, Caitlin Wadley, presented a speech at the “We Will Remember” Forum in Innisfail over the weekend. Students from across the region delivered speeches on their interpretation of the Anzac Spirit. We are thrilled that Caitlin won and has now been invited to Canberra, where she will present her speech to the Chief […]
Congratulations to Deacon, winners of the St Stephen’s Interhouse Athletics Carnival. Pastoral House Leaders, Shelby Devine and Lleyton Phillips, along with Mrs Pinese are pictured with the shield.
The augmented reality sandbox is up and running in Geography. Mr Miller is super excited and so are we. This type of technology is usually only seen in universities and allows a 3D visualization of topographic contour lines and the simulation of water – as a start. Basically, landscapes come to life and can be […]
Today, the St Stephen’s community gathered to commemorate the 104th anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli. This year, our guest speaker was Ms Kate Banville (Lance Corporal, Royal Australian Army Ordnance Corps, ret’d). Ms Banville grew up in Mareeba and upon completion of year 12, she enlisted in the Australian Army as a reservist where […]
As term one draws to a close, students took part in the Easter Liturgy today. On behalf of Principal, staff and students of St Stephen’s Catholic College, we wish our community a Holy Easter and a restful break.
Caitlin Wadley is a 13-year-old aspiring news reporter who recently got a taste of her dream job on national television. The exciting and unique experience has enhanced her passion for news reporting, and she is really happy that she found the courage within herself to give it a go. How Caitlin won a chance to […]
Congratulations to Olivia and Jamie Hewitt-Toms, who have recently received their Bronze Awards for the 2018 Spirit of IQ, for their ongoing support of Interschool Queensland.
Today is Ash Wednesday and we began our Lenten journey as a college community at our Ash Wednesday Liturgy. During this season, we are called to pray, fast and give in order to refresh our hearts and refocus on our relationship with God and building stronger, loving and merciful relationships with others. Prayer, fasting and […]
On Monday 4 March, author Pamela Rushby visited our school as part of our library program. Pamela spent time with students from year 7 – 10 throughout the day.Mrs Rushby discussed with the students where her ideas come from and how to turn those ideas into stories. She talked about her research and how to […]