The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

We Are

The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

We Are

The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

We Are

WE ARE future-oriented
WE ARE future-oriented
Grace C (Year 10), Chief Contributor • June 22, 2022

Edited by Peter Z (Year 12)    As a current Year 10 student, I can attest that in these exciting times for our year group, there...

Change the Date and the Flag!!!
Change the Date and the Flag!!!
Vanshi B (Year 12) and Peter Z (Year 12) June 22, 2022

When you see the Australian flag flying high and proud, dancing vibrantly in the wind, what does it mean to you? Is it a symbol of freedom, of...

The Student in Student Voice
The 'Student' in Student Voice
Ellina G (Year 10), Chief Contributor • June 15, 2022

A buzzword uttered at almost every assembly; ‘Student Voice’ is the new trend in education. You hear it everywhere, from the executive team...

Assessments - How Much is too Much?
Assessments - How Much is too Much?
Grace C (Year 10), Chief Contributor • June 14, 2022

Assessments (or culminating tasks) aren't something we, as students, are strangers to. Since the beginning of our Secondary School careers, we’ve...

The Gender of Uniform
The Gender of Uniform
Grace C (Year 10) and Ellina G (Year 10) June 8, 2022

Numb, shaking fingers, full-body shivers, and a scratching feeling at the back of my throat. Only some of the effects of the latest insanely...

WE ARE Cancelling the HSC
WE ARE Cancelling the HSC
Peter Z (Year 12), Assistant Editor in Chief • June 7, 2022

While I recognise that formal exams have an important place in education – being able to independently recall and regurgitate information...

2022 Election Ads: A Pandemic of Cringe
2022 Election Ads: A Pandemic of Cringe
Dimitri N (Year 10) June 1, 2022

As it is only a few years until I will need to vote, I figured that I should start taking a closer look into the election process this year....

Food for Thought: Canteen Prices @ WCC
Food for Thought: Canteen Prices @ WCC
Abby T (Year 10), Chief Contributor • June 1, 2022

Today, as our WCC school students peer over the canteen counter, clutching a few coins in pocket money, having less than a few dollars, this...

What do you want to be when you grow up? 
What do you want to be when you grow up? 
Sophia W (Year 12), Assistant Editor in Chief • May 25, 2022

High school will eventually come to an end. I know – shocking!  For you, that might be in a few years. For me, it’s in 122 days. But...

Personality Prejudice
Personality Prejudice
Ellina G (Year 10), Chief Contributor • May 18, 2022

Receiving a Year Leader position is an achievement. It is a huge compliment and a pure form of validation. The role itself opens a realm of possibilities...

The Pink Panther Bell
The Pink Panther Bell
Nicola D (Year 8) May 17, 2022

Edited by Jazz D (Year 12) Bells...Never have I thought such a simple sound would cause such commotion throughout WCC! The school year began...

$60,000,000... a fair price?
$60,000,000... a fair price?
Peter Z (Year 12), Assistant Editor in Chief • May 10, 2022

No doubt many have seen the Hills Shire Times’ February article that read: ‘Fresh $60m plans for Hills private school’.  Announced at...

Your Secret Superpower
Your Secret Superpower
Sophia W (Year 12), Assistant Editor in Chief • May 10, 2022

What if I were to tell you that you have a superpower that could change your life? Something ingrained deep within our neurology. Something so...