Learn to learn, learn to live, learn to fly

Learn to learn, learn to live, learn to fly

Learn to learn, learn to live, learn to fly

Learn to learn, learn to live, learn to fly

We are Cabra

We are a Catholic college in Adelaide, South Australia, guided in faith by the Dominican Sisters who started Cabra in 1886. We are a welcoming, inclusive, co-educational environment, providing the ideal setting for students in years 7 to 12 to flourish.

Our Vision

Cabra Dominican College, as a Christian community in the Catholic tradition, strives to nurture and develop the unique gifts of individuals, to liberate them in the search for truth, and to empower them to create a better world.

Our Mission

Our mission is to be a place of excellence in teaching and learning in the Catholic tradition. We have a strong commitment to outreach and social justice and encourage critical thinking and self-confidence. We work to provide a stimulating learning environment, which is holistic, and encourages and supports each teacher and student to be his or her best.

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It’s our second year of running Genius Hour for Year 7s and this week we held Learning Showcases, where parents and caregivers visited to see and hear about the students’ projects. Deputy Principal of Learning and Teaching, Mrs Nicole Laube, says that the idea for Cabra’s Genius Hour came from hearing that Google allow their engineers to spend 20% of their time working on any individual project. At Cabra we have applied the same principles, giving our Year 7 students one lesson per week to inquire, collaborate, design, evaluate and critically reflect on a project of their own choosing. Mrs Laube and our Principal, Dr Helen Riekie, presented certificates to students who showed the best creativity, entrepreneurship and problem solving. ...

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Cabra Dominican College welcomes applications from all families seeking a Catholic education for their children.

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