2019 Term 2 Week 7

2019 Term 2 Week 7
From the Principal
The Queen’s Birthday public holiday acts for me as a kind of signpost that the last part of Term 2 is about to rapidly ‘take off’ – a metaphorical deep breath if you will, before plunging into the delightful busyness at the end of the term. There are examination programs, work experience, Caroline Chisholm community service, Refugee Week activities, Gender Education and Wellbeing... read more
From the Rector
Next week is Refugee Week, an annual event aimed at raising awareness about the plight of forcibly displaced people and highlighting the cultural good that refugees bring to Australian society. Two events in the Senior School − the Friendship Cup and The Cage − remind us of this. The Friendship Cup occurs on Monday afternoon with soccer players from the Adelaide Secondary School of English... read more
Ignatian Ethos
Last week, ten staff members spent three days at Sevenhill attending the second stage of Ignatian Formation for staff. The staff were from all three campuses and from a range of roles within the College. The programme enables participants to gain a deeper understanding of Ignatius Ethos. Above: Staff at Sevenhill. Sessions include the History of Jesuits in Australia and especially the story of the first... read more
From the Head of Senior School
At this week’s Senior School Assembly, Father Hosking reminded us that next week is Refugee Week, and he shared some of his experiences working in refugee camps. He described the struggle of families living amidst senseless violence, fleeing oppression, struggling to find protection, and rebuilding their lives. He went on to say, “The rhetoric about protecting our borders is just one piece... read more
Senior School Sports
  • OAKBANK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
  • TERM 2 WEEK 6 SPORTS REPORTS (including Netball Week 5)
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From the Students (Senior School)
Term 2 has been another busy term for the Liturgy group, with the Campion House Mass, Reconciliation Week Mass, Pentecost Mass, chapel services and more! Here are some of the highlights of our term: The Mission Fete liturgy set the tone for the day and allowed us to think about how radically different the lives we are privileged to lead in Australia can be to those of students at our sister school,... read more
Toy Story 4

TONIGHT, 6.30pm for 7.00pm start

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From the Head of Junior School
This week we extend a very special welcome to the midyear Reception students and their families as they commence their transition program into the Junior School. We hope that they will be made to feel especially welcomed joining our community as much as we look forward to their new beginnings with us. We had a special visit from the Turbans and Trust program, which spoke to the children about the world’s... read more
Junior School News
  • LUNCHTIME SPORTS INITIATIVE
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2019 Saint Ignatius 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
From the OSHC Director
  • PUPIL FREE DAY, FRIDAY 21 JUNE
  • JULY VACATION CARE PROGRAM
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Special Wine Offer
Sevenhill Cellars Community Offer A reminder the Sevenhill Cellars community offer will be closing in two weeks. Sevenhill have a rich history of supporting our national parish communities and schools. In addition to this support, with every six bottles of wine sold, Sevenhill will forward $10 to the College Foundation, and deliver straight to your door. Click HERE to order. read more
P&F - Parent Reps (Class Events)
Above: Year 7 new and ‘old’ mums got together at The Alma, Friday 7 June. Thanks all for making the effort and joining us. Year 2 Family Night Friday 14 June, 6:00pm Altavilla Irpina Sports and Social Club 281 The Parade, Norwood Reps: Year 2 Blue Talia Lily: talia.lily@live.com.au Jade Foti: jadeerica.foti@gmail.com Year 2 Gold Jo White: mcenteej@hotmail.com Year 2 Red... read more
Entertainment Book Membership
  • WIN 2 RETURN FLIGHTS TO LONDON
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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