COVID-19 Updates

Free Government Supplied RAT’s for St Dominic’s Families – Have you collected your families allocation?

May 22, 2022
COVID-19 Update #13

As you would be aware, our school has received a significant supply of Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs) from the WA Government.  Each child has an allocation of 20 RAT’s (1 box), which families are able to collect from the front office.  If you haven’t collected your free box already, please drop in as soon as…

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COVID-19 Update #15 – Free Rapid Antigen Tests

May 15, 2022
COVID-19 Update #13

WA Premier Mark McGowan recently announced the State Government’s expansion of its free rapid antigen test (RAT) program, including provision of more than 10 million free RATs to school students to enable families access to RATs so they can test their children, if required. A rapid antigen test is a quick home test to check…

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COVID-19 Update #13

May 1, 2022
COVID-19 Update #13

Following Friday’s easing of ‘baseline’ public health measures and subsequent consultation with Catholic Education Western Australia, the following will apply at St Dominic’s School from Monday, 2nd May. School Attendance The Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) encourages all students and staff who are well to attend school, including those with health conditions. Masks The…

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COVID-19 Update #12

April 24, 2022
COVID-19 Update #12

I hope you had a blessed Easter with your family and are refreshed and ready for all Term 2 has in store for us. The Premier announced on 13th April 2022, that the Western Australian close contact definition will now align with the National Cabinet’s definition. This means that a close contact is now defined…

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COVID-19 Update #11

April 11, 2022
COVID-19 Update #2

I am writing in response to the announcement by WA Premier Mark McGowan that 1,100 historic positive cases in Catholic Education schools did not appear to have been reported to WA Health. WA Health informed CEWA on Tuesday about the discrepancy between the number of positive RATs advised to schools and those recorded in the…

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COVID-19 Communication from CEWA’s Executive Director

March 27, 2022
COVID-19 Communication from CEWA's Executive Director
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COVID-19 Update #10

March 27, 2022
COVID-19 Update #2

      Leon Bolding Principal

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COVID-19 Update #9

March 20, 2022
COVID-19 Update #2

Over the weekend, we have received confirmation of further positive cases in the Year 1 and 2 class, so please continue to monitor your child/ yourself for symptoms of COVID-19, get tested if necessary and isolate until you receive a negative result. As outlined on Friday, under very high caseload settings, students identified as close…

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COVID-19 Update #8

March 15, 2022
COVID-19 Update #2

Self-Reporting Portal for COVID-19 It is vitally important that parents and caregivers inform the school if their child tests positive for COVID-19. To support our planning for your child’s classroom attendance, please continue to notify St Dominic’s if your child returns a negative PCR/ RAT result, after: being identified as a close contact (Day 1…

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COVID-19 Update #7

March 10, 2022
COVID-19 Update #2

I would like to again acknowledge and thank you for the ongoing support of our school community, especially as we move into the new very high caseload settings from today, Thursday, 10th March 2022, as announced by the State Government yesterday. Catholic Education Western Australia continues to work closely with both the Department of Education…

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