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  • Year 9 Reflection Day

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    On Friday 10th March staff of Oakhill College and the Lasallian Youth Ministers held a Reflection Day for Year 9 students. Helping to facilitate the range of activities and group discussions were two recent Oakhill graduates and the Oakhill Year 11 Lasallian Youth Leaders.   Facilitating the Oakhill College Retreat: Amanda Proulx, Assistant Director of Formation for Young Lasallians.  

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  • Year 12 Legal Studies Class visits Paramatta Justice Precinct

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    Year 12 Legal Studies students attended a presentation on the NSW legal system with their teacher Ms Saba. The students gained a rare insight into the Family Court and had a presentation from a presiding Judge and retired Judge, Honourable David Collier.  They also had the opportunity to see some cases being heard in the Local and District Court.   

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  • Oakhill’s Spectacular Production of Molière’s ‘The Bourgeois Gentleman’

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    Congratulations to the Year 12 students for their HSC production of The Bourgeois Gentleman. Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (1670) is possibly the most famous French Classic and was written by Molière who is one of the greatest masters of comedy in western literature. Molière, or John Baptise Poquelin (his family name), was a contemporary of St La Salle’s father and was

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  • Ash Wednesday

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    On Wednesday 1st March all Oakhill College students participated in Ash Wednesday liturgies marking the beginning of the Lenten period.  Reflection: How will I keep a good lent? “a time to turn away from sin & turn toward life in Christ”  The word lent is old English for spring. In the northern hemisphere trees are almost in bud, preparing for

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  • Swimming Carnival 2017 (Final Day)

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    Congratulations to all students who participated in the College Swimming Carnival 2017 and to Mr Wisemantle (Sportsmaster), the PDHPE teachers and staff for a wonderful event. Of note was the level of participation and the school and House spirit. The results of the Swimming Carnival 2017 are:   Age Champions 12 Boys                  Ryan Kraus 13 Boys                  Jye McLachlan

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  • Meet & Greet 2017

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    Oakhill College hosted parents to its annual ‘Meet & Greet’ evening on Thursday 16th February. The annual ‘Meet & Greet’ is an opportunity for parents, both present and new, to mix and mingle with staff and a glass of wine, on the De La Salle forecourt while the sun sets over western Sydney in the background. It was a great

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  • Mutien House Prayer Service

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    On Tuesday 14th February, Mutien House held a House prayer service in honour of St. Mutien and for their intentions for 2017. Saint Mutien-Marie (Louis) Wiaux was the third of six children and was born in a small village in French-speaking Belgium where almost everyone was a devout practicing Catholic. His father was a blacksmith, while his mother helped to run a

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  • Oakhill Graduate AJ Ogilvy named One of the Best NBL Players 2017

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    Oakhill College congratulates AJ Ogilvy who was recognised as one of the best players in the National Basketball League (NBL) 2017 and was named in the All-NBL first team, the NBL’s top honour. AJ plays for the Illawarra Hawks.   Source: Hills News Thur Feb. 16 2017; Google

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