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We proudly share with you our latest news items about classroom activities and college events.
It is a pleasure to also acknowledge the outstanding achievements of our students both at the college and within the greater community.
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International Women’s Day

Girls on our Student Leadership Team put their heads together to come up with creative ways to celebrate International Women’s Day at the College. Music from female artists were broadcast through the College’s radio and the students recorded motivational messages…
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Having A Blast In Science!

Our Year 9 students discovered a fun way to test their knowledge of compounds and elements, in the form of the popular ‘pop test’. Students donned safety gear to mix magnesium and hydrochloric acid in test tubes before collecting the…
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Survival Skills Save Sophie

One of our students has credited survival training she learnt at Comet Bay College with saving her life during a terrifying boating accident on Australia Day. Twelve-year-old Sophie Sharman was enjoying a day on the water with family and friends…
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Showcasing Our STEM Program

Four representatives from the Defence Industries attended a special tour of Comet Bay College last week, to learn more about our expanding STEM program, projects and technologies. LCDR Wes North from the Royal Australian Navy, Cris Italiano and Luke Simmons…
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Defence Mentoring

Two young ADF Undergraduates visited Comet Bay College this week to mentor students interested in Officer selection in the Australian Defence Force. They shared their experiences going through the process of Assessment Day and Officer Selection Board to gain a…
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Oh, How Our Garden Grows!

Comet Bay College’s Garden Program is blossoming, thanks to the generous support of our community. Last week, Bunnings Port Kennedy kindly donated some fruit trees, herbs, seedlings, mulch and other garden supplies, to help expand the produce students have been…
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Fun in the Sand!

If you think high school students don’t get to play – think again! Our Year 11 ATAR Geography students rolled up their sleeves and returned to the sandpit recently, for some educational fun using Comet Bay College’s interactive sand table.…
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A Sweet Assignment

An assortment of treats was used to create brain neuron models by our Year 11 ATAR Psychology students recently. Teacher Mandy Hall said the sweet project allowed students to transfer their theoretical studies into a physical model. “It really helped…
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Comet Bay College Got A Whole Lot Cooler!

A new air-conditioning system has been installed at Comet Bay College, ensuring all general classrooms enjoy the benefits of high quality, reverse-cycle air conditioning. The new system replaces old evaporative units previously rolled out by the State Government. Principal Jamie…
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Welcome to Comet Bay College

Our Year 7s had an unusual start to their high school journey, with mandatory masks creating a great ice breaker for many, comparing styles and fashions. The new regulation did not detract from the excitement of the day – there…
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Comet Bay College Promotes Sustainability

Comet Bay College recently registered with the Containers for Change Scheme to ensure plastic waste otherwise destined for landfill will be recycled. And you can help us! During the school term, students can bring eligible plastic containers to school to…
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Duke of Edinburgh Camp

A group of our Year 9 students enjoyed exploring the Collie hiking trails earlier this month as part of their Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. The students hiked for more than 40km, set up a camp in bushland and cooked all…
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