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Brave students get shaved

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Many of our students were today shorn, cropped and coloured in aid of the Annual Shave for a Cure Day where they raise funds in aid of cancer research. With over a dozen students participating, they lost their locks in front of hundreds of cheering classmates all the while trying to pretend it wasn’t happening! […]

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Big Winners at local theatre Awards

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A big congratulations to our Performing Art Coordinator Joe Woodward who was awarded the SILVER CAT at the 2019 CAT (Canberra Area Theatre) Awards last Saturday night. His award was for ‘achieving a consistently and impressively high standard of student productions, for providing opportunities for, and mentoring students in all areas of theatre, including acting, […]

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2019 Opening Mass

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The Daramalan Community today celebrated the school’s Opening Mass for 2019. With over 1600 students, staff and families in the Sports Centre, the first religious celebration for the year was led by Fr Chris McPhee MSC who is the Provincial Superior of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Australia.   At the end of the […]

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Award Winners announced

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Congratulations to Year 12 student Mackinley Shaw who achieved the highest ATAR at Daramalan College in 2018. Mackinley’s excellent academic performance earned him an ATAR of 99.7. On Tuesday 18 December, Mackinley was presented with his top honour at the ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies Recognition of Excellence Ceremony at the Canberra Playhouse. Also […]

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Congratulations to our Science Department

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Daramalan College win the 2018 ACT Science Fair Secondary Schools shield! Congratulations go to our brilliant young scientists who excelled at the recent ACT Science Fair, with many receiving category awards, commendations and encouragement certificates. This is the second year running that Daramalan College has been awarded this prize so a wonderful result all round.

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