2020 Term 1 Week 3

2020 Term 1 Week 3
From the Principal
For many in our community, especially those of a romantic inclination, Friday is a significant day as the feast of Saint Valentine. I think that there is very little interest in, or knowledge of, the third-century saint himself, but there is a lot of interest for those giving and receiving ‘Valentines’. Rather than discuss ‘Valentine’s Day’ though, I prefer to focus on... read more
From the Rector
At our chapel service in the Senior School, students in the Social Justice Committee reminded us of the bushfires and the recovery process. They noted that amidst the devastation, we have seen courage and kindness amongst those affected, service personnel, volunteers, and those in the community. It has been inspiring to see how communities have come together in dire circumstances. So many have been... read more
From the Head of Senior School
We take time to familiarise ourselves with new routines at the start of a school year, which is always both challenging and exciting. At the opening College Mass of the Holy Spirit, we prayed for our students to open their hearts, be aware of the Holy Spirit around them during their everyday lives, and be moved to do good for others. I would especially like to thank the College House Captains for their... read more
After School Homework Assistance
The start of the school year has proven to be a smooth transition, with staff and students returning from holidays with plenty of renewed energy. To date, students have approached their studies positively, and subject changes have now all been finalised. I remind parents/guardians to take the opportunity, when necessary, to contact subject teachers to discuss the academic progress of their son or daughter... read more
Vocational Services Report
Year 10 Work Experience Program By now all parents should have received an Edsmart broadcast regarding Work Experience. Work Experience is a vital component of the College’s Careers Program for a variety of reasons. It provides opportunities for students to develop employability skills related to enterprise; encourages students to develop industry-related competencies and enables... read more
House Swimming Carnival
XAVIER’S XTRA SPECIAL WIN Xavier 1989 - Regis 1757 - Campion 1680 - Kostka 1619 Once again, the Senior School House Competition started in an energetic manner, with the House Swimming Carnival on Friday 7 February at Payneham Pool. The events started early with students competing in the 100m Freestyle and the 50m Butterfly. There were some impressive displays of swimming by our club level swimmers... read more
Senior School Sports
  • SENIOR SCHOOL SPORTS REPORTS - TERM 1, WEEK 2
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From the Head of Junior School
This week the Junior School commissioned the Student Representative Council (SRC) elect for 2020. We wish them every success and joy in their undertakings for the year ahead, in knowing that they shape the College for the better as they build student agency. We recently enjoyed the unveiling and blessing of the Buddy Bench (photos below) at our junior primary assembly, a legacy from the SRC of 2019.... read more
Junior School News
  • Blessing of new Buddy Bench
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Family Fun Fair 2020
  • Donation Drive Week
  • SILENT AUCTION DONATIONS
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P&F - From the President
  • P&F COMMITTEE PROFILE - MEGAN LEYDON
  • FAMILY FUN FAIR RAFFLE BOOKS
  • UPCOMING P&F EVENTS
  • UPCOMING COLLEGE EVENTS
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Entertainment Membership Early Bird Launch...
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Tuckshop Term 1
  • TERM 1 ROSTER - JUNIOR SCHOOL
  • TERM 1 ROSTER - SENIOR SCHOOL
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Out of School Hours Care
Dear Parents & Caregivers We are well into Term 1 already and our new children are settling into the OSHC routines with ease. We have a number of new Receptions who have taken OSHC in their stride and are enjoying their time here. I’d like to take the opportunity to welcome back Rebecca Graham who has been on maternity leave and thank Deanna Benetti who filled Rebecca’s position in her... read more
Community Notices
  • TRITONS WATER POLO - COME 'N' TRY
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