2019 Term 2 Week 4

2019 Term 2 Week 4
From the Principal
I suspect that many in our community are somewhat relieved that the federal election is now behind us. The past five weeks have seen us bombarded with all manner of political messages, and some may have wished for a less intrusive campaign. Whatever of that, and whether we are happy or unhappy with the outcome, I do think we are incredibly fortunate to live in the stable democracy that we do. I feel... read more
From the Rector
Today we celebrated Mission Day at the Senior School (photos below). This was an opportunity for our Senior School community to come together and respond to our call to service through reflecting on the challenging circumstances that so many in our world live out each day, and to respond generously in solidarity and support. Our activities, which included House performances, stalls, and liturgy, focused... read more
Ignatian Ethos
Ignatian Formation for staff at Saint Ignatius’ College is an important part of how we continue in the Ignatian way of proceeding. Throughout their time at the College staff learn about Ignatian Spirituality, this includes Ignatius the man, his values and insights, the Ignatian approach to ministry, and the Spiritual Exercises.  Last week, thirteen members of staff from all campuses and areas... read more
From the Head of Senior School
The formation of the whole person − mind, spirit, and body − is an essential attribute of our College and Jesuit education. We describe graduates of Saint Ignatius' College as young women and men who are open to growth, intellectually competent, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice. Students are at the heart of all we do, and we are truly blessed to be part of this unique... read more
Vocational Services Report
  • NATIONAL CAREERS WEEK
  • TAFE SA Short Courses and Information Sessions
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Senior School Sports
Please click HERE to view the Senior School Sport Reports - Term 2 Week 3. read more
Artist in Residence - Cedric Varcoe
Artist's Talk The College Community is invited to our Artist’s Talk on Wednesday 29 May from 1:10pm–1:40pm in the Bellarmine Room, Senior School. Come along and meet our 2019 Artist in Residence, Cedric Varcoe, see his artworks and hear about his arts practice and the stories that inspire his paintings. read more
From the Head of Junior School
We could not have had a more glorious start to the Year 5 camp at Victor Harbor this week. Sunshine, blue sky, and plenty of excitement marked our arrival at Adare camp site. In their two days away, the children were abuzz with outdoor team-building challenges. Groups of children were intermixed as they solved problems, completed survivor courses, and flew on the ‘Flying Kiwi’ inverted bungy.... read more
Junior School News
Year 6 Chinatown, 2019 In Week 3, Year 6 students visited Chinatown Adelaide to further experience the multicultural communities in Adelaide as part of language learning. Students participated in a few activities, such as counting bubble tea shops and different cultures, finding missing Chinese characters and checking prices in Asian grocery shops. This visit allowed students to cruise around Chinatown... read more
Junior School Sports
Please click HERE to view the Junior School Sport Reports - Term 2 Week 3. read more
Out of School Hours Care
Dear Families A Pupil Free Day is scheduled for Friday 21 June and OSHC will offer care from 7.30am–6.00pm on this day. Planned activities include a Robotics workshop which will be held on College grounds and run by STEM KIDS. The usual OSHC craft, cooking and outdoor activities will also occur. Please be aware that bookings are only taken with full payment of $70.00 per child (childcare subsidy... read more
Saint Ignatius 2019 Art Show
The biennial Saint Ignatius Art Show is back again this year with over 85 South Australian established and emerging artists, including indigenous artwork from Kaltjiti Arts and Crafts, a community based, Aboriginal art centre in the community of Fregon in the APY Lands of South Australia. The Art Show has been a very special Saint Ignatius' College event since 2000 and is a wonderful opportunity... read more
P&F - From the President
The 2019 Saint Ignatius Art Show is fast approaching and tickets for the Opening Night are now available HERE. The Art Show is an official SALA event and will be held from Friday 9 August 2019 until Sunday 11 August 2019. This year there are over 80 artists exhibiting and it’s shaping up to be the best event yet with visual, artistic and cultural artwork from established and emerging South Australian... read more
P&F - Parent Reps (Class Events)
Year 5 Bottle and Plate Night Saturday 1 June Kindly hosted by Sheldon Chong and Bernadine Wee Please RSVP to: Year 5 Red Georgina Dantalis georgina@qantumgroup.com.au Tiffany Prescott tiffany.j.prescott@gmail.com Year 5 Gold Mary-Anne Gunther mary-anne@intromedia.com.au Year 5 Blue Renee Whiteman renwhiteman@gmail.com Melissa Britten-Jones mbritten-jones@bigpond.com SAVE THE... read more
Tuckshop Term 2
Tuckshop Rosters Term 2: Junior School Please click HERE to view the Term 2, 2019 Tuckshop Roster. Senior School Please click HERE to view the Term 2, 2019 Tuckshop Roster. Tuckshop Menu Term 2: Senior School The Tuckshop have added some delicious winter warmers to the menu: Chicken and chips - $5.00 per serve Lamb yiros and chips - $7.50 per serve Chicken yiros and chips -... read more