Author Archives: I Wake

New Principal Announced

I am very pleased with the announcement of the new principal of William Carey for next year!  Keith McMullen will do a fantastic job.  It gives much comfort knowing that the school is in very safe hands.  Keith has been … Continue reading

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Cocktail Party Success!

Congratulations to our year 12 Creative Arts students who performed and displayed their works last night.  I am continually amazed by the talents of our students.  I thoroughly enjoyed the evening and am confident the rest of the guests did as … Continue reading

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Amazing Generosity

Congratulations to our high school students who raised $2,300 from yesterday’s mufti day towards the Maphutseng Partnership.  This money will finalise our commitment to the Orphans and Vulnerable Children’s food security program.  It was very humbling to witness our students’ … Continue reading

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Yr 12 study hard!

Year 12 students are working hard as they prepare for their up coming trials in week 3 of this term.  It has been encouraging to speak to a number of individual students who have utilised the recent holiday break to … Continue reading

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Champion Geographers

Congratulations to the year 10 & 11 students who entered the Australian Geography Teachers’ Association and Royal Geographical Society competition for their excellent results. Particular mention to Reuben Winder and Josiah Younes who achieved high distinctions. A special congratulations to … Continue reading

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Primary school is Who-ified!

Well done to the primary school today who were who-ified in the lead up to the musical Seussical.  All funds raised are going to the Maphutseng bridge project.  A special mention to Mr Burgess who looks who-rific!

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A Little Night Music

This not to be missed event is on Saturday 13th June.  The Art Music concert is an opportunity for our students to perform and be encouraged for all their hard work.  It is wonderful to be able to celebrate the gifts … Continue reading

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Farewell Tribute to Christine Groucutt

Had a great night last night at Gemelles restuarant celebrating Chris Groucutt’s retirement.  Chris is the Science departments lab assistant and is one of Carey’s longest serving staff members.  The number of staff attending last night was a tribute to … Continue reading

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Musical tickets on sale now.

Seussical tickets went on sale on Monday morning and are selling like hotcakes!  The uniform shop was nearly overwhelmed by the amount of sales they did in the first day.  For those families new to the school – a Carey … Continue reading

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Sculpture of the Year – Finalist!

Congratulations to Maurizio Pagano in year 9 for being selected as a finalist in the Manufacturing & Engineering Institue of Australia’s Sculpture of the year competition.  The winner will be announced on June the 19th at a dinner hosted by … Continue reading

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