News from Kennedy

Office closure and back to school information

September 20th, 2018

Term 3 concludes for all students on Thursday 20 September as Friday 21 September is a Staff Professional Development Day (Student do not attend).

Please be advised that the Administration Office will be closed for the Term break on Friday 21 September 2018 and will re-open on Monday 1 October 2018. We will endeavour to reply to your enquiry as soon as possible upon return.

Senior Girls basketball wins Grand final against Willetton Senior High

June 28th, 2018

The Kennedy Baptist College Senior Girls Basketball team competed in the SSWA Girls Basketball grand final at Bendat Basketball Stadium against Willetton SHS on Tuesday 26 June. The game was a closely fought contest with the girls coming out winners 61-48.

The girls played extremely well as a team and special mention to Claire Jacobs who was named game MVP with a game high 30 points.

Music is Flourishing at Kennedy Baptist College

June 28th, 2018
Music is Flourishing at Kennedy Baptist College

Annual Music Night
On Tuesday 26 June, our students shared the stage with Internationally acclaimed concert pianist Dr Jovanni–Rey de Pedro and brought us a brilliant showcase of musical performance.

What a variety of musical talent we have here at Kennedy Baptist College – from percussion groups to rock bands to solo pianists, and the list goes on.

Kennedy Baptist College’s partnership with Transform Cambodia

April 12th, 2018

Kennedy Baptist College is pleased to announce our partnership with Transform Cambodia with the official launch being made at our recent Easter Services.

The Kennedy Baptist College Centre is Transform Cambodia’s 32nd Centre in its 12 years of operation and Kennedy’s first international mission commitment to help rescue children from poverty in the developing world.

Kennedy students at Westfield Matildas’ Perth Training Session

March 22nd, 2018

 

Kennedy recently received an exclusive invitation to attend the Westfield Matildas’ first training session in Perth. This private training session was held earlier today in the lead up to their farewell friendly match against Thailand on Monday 26 March 2018.

Students had the chance to meet a former ex-student of the College (Somerville) and Young Australian of the Year, Samantha Kerr.

Welcome to Term 1, 2018

January 30th, 2018

Message from the Principal:
Dear Parents and Families,

Happy new year to all of our families and welcome to Kennedy Baptist College for 2018. In particular, welcome to all of our new families who are joining us for the first time this year. We trust that everyone has had a safe, relaxing and enjoyable holiday and are now ready to commence the new academic year with excitement.

Office Closure – Summer Break

December 8th, 2017

Our College Administration Office and Uniform shop closes for the Christmas and Summer holiday on Friday 8 December and will re-open at 9:00am on Monday 15 January 2018.

To all our Kennedy families, friends and our wider community, we wish a most joyous and blessed Christmas Season with your families and loved ones – safe and happy summer holidays!

We look forward to welcoming students back to school on Wednesday 31 January 2018!

Kennedy Baptist College continues to produce outstanding academic results

August 18th, 2017

NAPLAN data for 2017 was released to schools on Tuesday 8 August and our Year 7 and 9 students have achieved very well across all assessments.

Our students have achieved well above the state and national means for all test results.
Secondly, the last graph and statistics show how the Year 9 student’s growth compares to the growth across the Nation.

Kennedy Senior Girls Basketball team wins SSWA Basketball Championship 2017

July 20th, 2017

Throughout Semester One, our senior girls Basketball team have represented the College playing 11 games against a range of schools across Perth in the WA School Sports Championship. In a historic achievement, the girls were undefeated in the regular season earning them a place in the grand final held during the final week of Term 2.

It was a daunting prospect to be facing Willetton SHS - winners of the championship 18 times in the past 21 years.