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Extra Curricular Activities

The College’s wide range of extra-curricular activities caters for a range of abilities and interests and adds great enjoyment to students’ school life. It is an opportunity for students to express themselves individually as well as engage with other students.

It is recognised that those students who are the most involved in the broader aspects of school life tend to also be the ones who are more engaged, socially and academically. Xavier Catholic College encourage participation in extra-curricular activities, and offer a wide range of activities students can participate in:

  • Debating Competition
  • Public Speaking – Lions Youth of the Year
  • Sydney Morning Herald Young Writer of the Year
  • English Competition
  • Project Compassion fundraising during Lent
  • St Vincent de Paul Society
  • Leo Club
  • Anzac Day March
  • Australian Maths Competition
  • Science Competition
  • College Musicals
  • Rugby League
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Athletics
  • Surfing & Life Saving
  • Cross Country
  • Athletics
  • Netball
  • Country Basketball Championships
  • Cricket
  • School choir
  • School band