Cedars’ students show refugees they’re with them – Ration Challenge

This year, during Refugee Week (June 17-24) several Year 11 students and our Chaplain, Carol Ramsey are eating the same rations as a Syrian refugee for a week to raise money and awareness of the plight of refugees around the world.  The week will culminate during Cedars Refugee/Social Justice Day held on Friday 24 June. … Continue reading Cedars’ students show refugees they’re with them – Ration Challenge

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Global Leadership Summit for Students

On Monday Cedars hosted the annual Global Leadership Summit for Students.  Our Year 10 class spent the day with Year 10 students from other local schools as they were inspired by international speakers who spoke on topics such as  Leadership, the Power in Proximity,  Generosity, Humility and Forgiveness.

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Expert Seminars in Investigating Science

Archaeology (the scientific study of the material remains of past human life and activities) is a fascinating scientific discipline, highlighted in the recent Expert Seminar hosted by the Science Department. Dr Rebecca Jones (ANU lecturer) delved into the skills and methodology required to conduct reliable and accurate assessments of past cultures and animal behaviour. The … Continue reading Expert Seminars in Investigating Science

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Duke of Edinburgh Gold Hike

Cedars is proud to be affiliated with the Duke of Edinburgh Award, an internationally recognised program for young people that develops leadership, teamwork, community volunteering and outdoor adventure skills. Recently, a group of Year 11 students, including Emma Atcheson, Tahlia Davidson, Clancy Duncan, Harrison Handicott, Madelin Hopkins, Jessica Humphreys, Madison Judd, Emma Thompson, Connor White, … Continue reading Duke of Edinburgh Gold Hike

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Inspiring students to pursue a career they’ll love – Careers Expo 2018

On Wednesday  our Year 10 and Year 12 students visited the 37th annual Illawarra Schools Careers Expo.  The Expo was organised by the team from Workplace Learning Illawarra with approximately 120 exhibitors participating in the Expo to provide students across the region with up to date advice and information on career choices, further education options and … Continue reading Inspiring students to pursue a career they’ll love – Careers Expo 2018

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