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Year 4 and 5 Excursion Wrap Ups

November 27, 2022
Year 4 and 5 Excursion Wrap Ups

Over the past two weeks the Year 4 and 5 students have been adventuring and touring Perth. Last Monday, we travelled to Fremantle to tour the Fremantle Prison and the Round House. Students learnt about early settlers in the Swan Valley Colony and how notorious convict Moondyne Joe escaped the Fremantle Prison three times! Students…

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Preparing for 2023 – Transition afternoon and other initiatives

November 27, 2022
Preparing for 2023 - Transition afternoon and other initiatives

In partnership with you, we are committed to ensuring that every child’s transition from one year to the next goes as smoothly as possible.  Below are some of the ways in which we support this transition here at St Dominic’s. Transition Afternoon – On Monday afternoon in Week 9, the students will be spending time…

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Raise Your Voice Wrap Up and Results

November 19, 2022
Raise Your Voice Wrap Up and Results

On Thursday, 17th November, St Dominic’s held the annual ‘Raise Your Voice’ Competition. This event is an opportunity for students in Year 5 and 6 to practice their Public Speaking skills in front of a wider audience.  Students from St Dominic’s, St John’s, Scarborough and Our Lady of Good Counsel joined the competition.  Students who…

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St Vincent de Paul Christmas Appeal

November 19, 2022
St Vincent de Paul Christmas Appeal

St Vincent de Paul has asked for our help to collect donations for their annual Christmas Appeal.  The Christmas Appeal provides urgent relief for families struggling to survive and meet the ever rising costs of Christmas time.  Each class has been allocated different food items to bring in, which will go towards creating hampers.  There…

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24:7 Innaloo & Karrinyup Youth Group Update

November 19, 2022
24:7 Innaloo & Karrinyup Youth Group Update

Youth Group Goals Get Youth to join the Christmas mass choir. Have Youth bring friends along to the Christmas party. Have Youth attend food and fellowship after mass. Goal Status Goal 1) A number of young people expressed interest in the Christmas choir as well as the Christmas party! Goal 2) We encouraged all the…

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Year 1 and 2 Excursion to the Art Gallery of Western Australia – Thursday, 1st December

November 19, 2022
Year 1 and 2 Excursion to the Art Gallery of Western Australia - Thursday, 1st December

I am pleased to provide you with the following details regarding our excursion to The Art Gallery of Western Australia on Thursday, 1st December.  This excursion has been planned to supplement the work being completed in your child’s classroom during Visual Art.  The excursion will allow the children to respond to different artwork and engage…

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Kindy End of Year Outing to Little Land – Tuesday 6th December

November 19, 2022
Kindy End of Year Outing to Little Land - Tuesday 6th December

To celebrate the end of year, the Kindy students will be going on an excursion to Little Land in Balcatta. Little Land is a unique indoor space offering scaled down versions of the real world, where students can be inspired and learn through role play. Little Land offers a grocery shop, café, home area, doctor…

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Pre Primary to Year 6 End of Year Outing – Tuesday 6th December

November 19, 2022
Pre Primary to Year 6 End of Year Outing - Tuesday 6th December

On Tuesday, 6th December, students in Pre Primary to Year 6 will be attending an end of year outing to Event Cinemas, Innaloo to see the movie Lyle, Lyle Crocodile. Details of the end of year outing will be as follows: Transport: Students will travel to and from the venue by private bus. Time: The…

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‘Listening With The Ear Of The Heart’ Parish Retreat – Saturday, 26th November

November 19, 2022
‘Listening With The Ear Of The Heart’ Parish Retreat - Saturday, 26th November

Fr John Herbert, Abbot of the Benedictine Community of New Norcia, will share aspects of the 6th Century Rule of St Benedict. The Retreat will explore how the core monastic practices of prayer, work, spiritual reading, hospitality and community, along with underlying spiritual values such as humility, obedience, silence, solitude & stability, nourish and sustain…

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School Supported Family Mass

November 19, 2022
School Supported Family Mass (Year 1 and Year 2)

On Saturday, 3rd December, at 6:00pm, a Family Mass will be held at St Dominic’s Church.  The Year 1 and 2 families in particular are invited to come along and assist with the celebration, however, ALL St Dominic’s families are encouraged to attend. Our School Supported Masses are now aligned to the dates when St Dominic’s Parish…

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