Mr Halbouni will be travelling with AusRelief to Cambodia for the final week of Ramadan. AusRelief will be leading a team of doctors and volunteers to deliver Ramadan food parcels to rural Cambodia. This is a very poor environment with hundreds of thousands of people doing it tough. AusRelief have led these teams now for... View Article
This Ramadan, bring a smile to a child’s face by donating a new toy. Let’s remember the less fortunate children and help make their Eid celebrations extra special this year. Arkana College Parent Council will be collecting toys for disadvantaged children in our community. Toys for age groups including infants to 15 year olds. New... View Article
The Year 6 ‘Dougies Grill Fundraiser’ is on this Thursday 18th May. Dougies Grill, Hurstville, has been extremely generous and donated their entire order to help fundraise for the Year 6 students of 2017. What a tremendous donation. Thank You so much brother!
NAIDOC stands for National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee’. The purpose of this committee is to increase awareness in the wider community of the status and treatment of Indigenous Australians. As well as this, it is a time to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements and is an opportunity to... View Article
Arkana College was fortunate enough to have 2017 NSW Australian of the Year, Deng Adut, visit our students and share his remarkable story. A truly inspiring story of overcoming adversity in Sudan, his trials and tribulations as a teenager and refugee in Australia and now as a successful lawyer. His story was moving and the... View Article
The Year 5 and 6 students of Arkana College will be participating in a Values Education Interfaith program in consultation with ‘Together for Humanity’ and Mount Sinai College, Maroubra, on Tuesday 4th April 2017. The aim of the first program is to unpack prejudice, look at strategies with regards to living with diversity, commonalities and... View Article
Selected students on Year 4 have been asked to represent the school at the School Student’s ANZAC Commemoration Day at Kingsgrove Sub-Branch on Tuesday 4th April 2017. Four of those students will take on official roles and no doubt, make Arkana proud. The Kingsgrove Diggers will also visit Arkana on Thursday 6th April 2017 for... View Article
At Arkana College, Sunnah Day is an annual event that aims to inspire students to learn more about the prophet Muhammed pbuh and to motivate them to follow his way. This year, Sunnah Day will be on Monday 27/3, during the morning session. The students K-6 will be learning about the Family of the prophet... View Article
Several students have been selected to represent the school at ‘The Inclusive Communities Youth Summit 2017’, to be held on Tuesday 28th March 2017 at the NSW Parliament House. It is an educational event, designed to develop practical skills and to engage students in reflections on living with diversity. Students will create and present a... View Article
The children came to school in a wave of orange to celebrate ‘Harmony Day’. Harmony Day celebrates Australia’s diversity. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and belonging. Mr Khoder and Ms Kourouche also organised a feast for the children to have before concluding the day with a powerpoint showcasing the day’s events.