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Keep the fire burning

It was amazing how much we packed in during our NAIDOC Week celebrations this week. There was a kick with visitors from East Fremantle Football Club – including Zippy Fish who will be playing in the WAFW grand final next Sunday. There was table tennis. There was friendship bracelet making and craft activities in the…

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Inner Wheel birthday gift

Inner Wheel is celebrating a significant birthday this year. It was 100 years ago that Marguerite Golding and others in Manchester, England got the wheels turning on the formation of a club for wives of members of then male-only Rotary clubs. In Australia, Inner Wheel says: “We are women in action working together to make…

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On the big stage

Our Jill Ansell is again an Archibald Prize finalist – here’s a message from Marie-Anne Keefe Department of Education Director Communications … The talents of our teachers never cease to amaze – I am not sure what’s in the water in Freo, but our latest star works for Fremantle Fast Track at our North Lake Senior…

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Reborn as art

The task for Year 11 Materials Design and Technology – Building and Construction class was to create a piece of wall art on the topic of Australian animals. For this framing and sheet metal exercise the students were to use recycled materials where possible.  The timber was sourced locally while the metal had a very…

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Library show offs

Do you have an interesting or unusual hobby or pastime?  Has your class done some work we should all know about? Have a chat to Tine about putting on a display in one of the many exhibition spaces in the library. In recent times we’ve had Anzac Day and Harmony Day displays, IEC tree of…

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Happiness and Harmony

Year 11 student Happiness loves photography and this term has been able to have some exciting experiences behind the camera. First she took photos at North Lake’s Anzac Day ceremony and then at the most photogenic day of them all – Harmony Day. Happiness was late for Harmony Day because she was doing a test…

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Lest We Forget

North Lake carried out respectful ceremony reflecting the significance of Anzac Day in our national culture. Thank you to Colleen and Dean for their leadership and to students Grace Swann, Ines LaBonne, Sienna Rundle, Elisha Pamplona and Krishan who ran the show. Student engagement throughout the ceremony was outstanding. Photos by Happiness.

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Push-up for mental health

North Lake Senior Campus is taking on The Push-Up Challenge from 5-28 June 2024 and would love you to join us. The Challenge is to complete 3,249 push-ups (or 1,625 if you choose the half target) in 24 days to raise awareness and funds for mental health. This represents the 3,249 people who died by suicide…

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