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2020 Term 3 Week 3
From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents & Caregivers Jacqueline McCabe, Head of Ignatian Ethos at the College will be running a short course on the Ignatian Formation. This will give parents an insight into what our children are being taught in terms of the life of Saint Ignatius and his insights and teachings. The course is running over four evenings: Thursday 20, 27 August, Thursday 10, 17 September in the... read more
Year 12 Drama Production
Our Year 12 Drama class are very excited to present to the Ignatius’ community our interpretation of the John Hughes classic movie The Breakfast Club. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to recreate such an iconic story. The struggles the characters go through are timeless, but the style and music are something personal to the 80s generation and is part of the endearing qualities of this piece.... read more
From the Head of Junior School
Hutt Street Centre − Walk a Mile in My Boots The Social Justice leaders have been looking at raising awareness of homelessness this year, beginning with collecting donations for the Moore Street Centre last term. This week is National Homelessness Week, and the Hutt Street Centre usually organises a ‘Walk a Mile’ fundraiser to increase awareness of the issue. In the spirit of... read more
From the Head of Senior School
This week’s Senior School Assembly was held with the students divided between the Dennett Centre and the Kranewitter Hall. With the use of our new streaming technology, we were able to share in community the many aspects of College life. Mr Panos gave us an update on our winter sport program and asked us to get ready for the indigenous round to be celebrated in week 6 and to begin preparations... read more
From the Rector
During recent weeks I have had some good interactions with IEY and Reception classes, sharing what they know about Saint Ignatius. Although not always factually precise, they draw great strength from his inspiration. Those who are blessed with a religious intuition use this to find faith in themselves and humanity. Recently Fr General, Arturo Sosa SJ, wrote to young people saying, “We want to... read more
Vocational Services Report
  • FESTIVAL OF YOUR FUTURE - TERM 3
  • OPEN DAYS - UNIVERSITIES
  • KEY DATES - SATAC
  • MEDICINE/HEALTH CAREERS
  • APPRENTICESHIPS & TRAINEESHIPS 2021 & BEYOND
  • 2021 ASC SHIPBUILDING TRAINING PROGRAM
  • 2021 CAVPOWER APPRENTICESHIPS - DIESEL MECHANIC
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Senior School Sports
  • TERM 3 WEEK 3 SPORTS REPORT
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Out of School Hours Care
Dear Families A reminder that OSHC will be closed in line with the College on Friday 11 September, for the transferred holiday for the Feast of Saint Ignatius. The October Vacation Care program is currently available to view HERE. You can also access the program via the College website or you can collect a copy at the service. This program will run from Monday 28 September to Monday 12 October... read more
Junior School Sports
  • TERM 3 WEEK 3 SPORTS REPORT
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Junior School Co-curricular
  • Catholic Primary Schools Cross Country Carnival
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Tuckshop Term 3
  • JUNIOR SCHOOL TUCKSHOP ROSTER
  • NEW GLUTEN FREE ITEMS ON MENU
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Senior School Co-curricular
  • CROSS COUNTRY
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Wellbeing and Pastoral Care Update
  • Wellbeing Audits
  • The Power to End Violence Against Women and 'in your skin'
  • LIMA Wellbeing App
  • PASTORAL STRUCTURES 2022
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Senior School News
  • Languages Week
  • Raising Awareness in LEAP
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Co-curricular Arts and Activities
  • DEBATING
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From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers Last week, Lydia Williams from the Parents and Friends Committee presented the Junior School Sports Department with a cheque for $1756, which was raised at the Bake Stall on Athletics Day earlier this year. The bake stall success is mainly due to the great help from the Parents and Friends Committee and all the fabulous parents who donated goods for the day. Above:... read more
More Parking Available
Following the advice from the College Traffic Management Audit, the Campbelltown Council has installed 1 Hour Parking signage along the southern side of Manresa Court. This frees up valuable parking spaces. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to use these spaces (including those in front of the Chapel) to collect students after school. This will avoid traffic queueing along Manresa Court and... read more
From the Head of Junior School
The theme for our liturgy this week is St Mary of the Cross MacKillop, Australia's first saint, whose feast we celebrate on Saturday 8 August. The Junior School holds a special place of endearment for Mary MacKillop, after whom our library is named. Mary established a women’s refuge for ‘fallen’ and destitute women in what remains as the historic part of our library as seen from... read more
From the Counsellors
This month on SchoolTV - School Refusal School refusal, sometimes called school avoidance or school phobia, is not uncommon. It is different from ‘wagging’ or truancy and is often related to worry or anxiety-related issues about going to school. School refusal may start gradually or happen suddenly. Although it is normal for a child to occasionally miss a day of school, parents and caregivers... read more
Out of School Hours Care
Dear families We welcome all new families to our service. The new Reception children have settled in well and are enjoying their time in OSHC. We encourage an open line of communication with all families, so please let us know if we can assist in any aspects of your child’s care. During these uncertain times our numbers have been fluctuating and so it is a challenge to staff appropriately according... read more
Art and Design News
  • TODD FISCHER DESIGNER IN RESIDENCE 2020
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From the Head of Studies and Innovation
Recent reviews across the country regarding pathways into work after secondary schooling have recommended that all students leave school with a Learner Profile. It is envisaged that such a document will provide a more comprehensive picture of a student’s development and formation. Specifically, a profile would capture not only individual subject results, but also that of a broader range of evidenced... read more
Vocational Services Report
  • Festival of Your Future - Term 3
  • The Academy of Interactive Entertainment Adelaide Campus
  • OPEN DAYS
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Tuckshop Term 3
  • JUNIOR SCHOOL TUCKSHOP ROSTER
  • SOURCING OF INGREDIENTS/PRODUCTS FROM VICTORIA
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Junior School Sports
  • TERM 3 WEEK 2 SPORTS REPORT
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From the Head of Senior School
Term 3 sees much planning for next year, and it was encouraging to have so many parents and students at the recent SACE subject information evenings. The ability to live-stream these events to families at home has been well received and is an initiative we hope to keep for future parent events. The students have been attending subject information assemblies at school. These explain the subject selection... read more
Senior School Sports
  • YEAR 7 BOYS KNOCKOUT SAPSASA NETBALL
  • TERM 3 WEEK 2 SPORTS REPORT
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Senior School News
  • Stage 2 Religion: Ignatian Ecology
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Ignatian Ethos
  • OPPORTUNITY FOR PARENTS/CAREGIVERS - IGNIS 1
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From the Principal
During this week, a special focus at the Senior School has been on the promotion of good mental health outcomes for our students in our annual Blue Week. For some years now, this has been an important fixture in our calendar and, significantly, it continues to be very much a student-led initiative with great support from our key pastoral leaders, student counsellors, and youth ministry team. Some of... read more
From the Parents and Friends
  • AGM
  • Kiss and Ride
  • Walk a Mile in My Boots
  • New Parents
  • Reception Parent Reps
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Ignatian Ethos
This Friday we celebrate the Feast Day of St Ignatius of Loyola, the patron saint of our school. There is much we can learn from Ignatius’ life, conversion, and faith journey, but for me the greatest lesson I have learnt from Ignatius is how to have a closer and deeper relationship with God. There are many books written on Ignatian Spirituality that can help us and there is so much breadth to... read more
Year 12 Drama Production
Dear Mr Vernon: We accept the fact that we had to sacrifice a whole Saturday in detention for whatever it was we did wrong. But we think you're crazy to make us write an essay telling you who we think we are. You see us as you want to see us: in the simplest terms, in the most convenient definitions. But what we found out is that each one of us is:  A brain . . .  And an athlete .... read more
Senior School News
  • The Premier's ANZAC Spirit School Prize
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Junior School Sports
  • TERM 3 WEEK 1 SPORTS REPORT
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Vocational Services Report
  • "Festival of Your Future” Term Three
  • SATAC applications August 3  – September 30
  • Cyber Security Certificate IV 2021
  • Career Resources
  • Beyond School Study Guide
  • University Open Days
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Senior School Sports
  • TERM 3 WEEK 1 SPORTS REPORT
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From the Head of Junior School
This week concluded with a joyous celebration of our Patronal Feast Day. Although we might not have been able to celebrate Mass as one whole community at St Ignatius Parish with all of our community from IEY to Year 12, we were able mark this joyous occasion with split liturgies for our youngest from IEY to Year 3 and Years 4 to 6 in the Norwood Parish Church. The children of all year levels enjoy the... read more
From the Director of Teaching and Learning...
  • After-school homework assistance
  • Stage 2 Research Project Results
  • SACE Information Evening for Students in Year 9 and 11
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From the Head of Senior School
The Saint Ignatius Patronal Feast Day on Friday 31 July is a very special opportunity when the whole College community comes together to celebrate our patron saint. Our Year 12 students participated in a range of classroom activities with students at the Junior School and Ignatius Early Years. This was an enjoyable experience for our senior students, and we thank the staff and students at the Junior... read more
From the Rector
This week, we celebrated the feast of Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits, and the saint after whom our College is named. Ignatius was born in the beautiful but rugged Basque country of Northern Spain. He was the youngest of 11 children and his mother died soon after his birth. His father died when he was an adolescent. Trained in the ways of military and courtly life, Ignatius started as a... read more
Ignatian Ethos
I hope everyone enjoyed their break from the routine of school. My husband and I were fortunate to travel to Arkaroola and Quorn during the break. I have visited Quorn a number of times, but it was my first trip to Arkaroola. The four and a half hours travel time from Quorn surprised me, I did not realise how far north we had to go, although the dirt roads slowed us down somewhat. But all those kilometres... read more
Tuckshop Term 3
  • JUNIOR SCHOOL TUCKSHOP ROSTER
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From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers Welcome back. Term 3 is now truly underway, and again this week the Parents and Friends Committee have assisted with the Kiss and Ride system at the Junior School. The feedback has been great and as parents adapt to the system it will only become smoother. To help us out, we’re asking for volunteers throughout this term. Your parent reps... read more
Students with Disability Review
Catholic Education SA is reviewing its policies, programs and support arrangements for students with disability to learn what it is doing well, what it should do less of, and what it should do better in its service to students with disability. The Review Discussion Paper  gives the background to the Students with Disability Review. The Review Purpose and Process explains how... read more
From the Director of Teaching and Learning...
  • Stage 2 Research Project Results
  • Dates of the SACE Information Evening for Students in Year 9, 10 and 11
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Senior School News
  • Ultimate Frisbee Tournament
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Senior School Co-curricular
  • CROSS COUNTRY – TERM 2 HOLIDAY RUNNING
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From the Head of Junior School
It has been wonderful to welcome families and children back to a new term after the midyear break. The children were all very excited to see their friends again. I would like to extend a very warm welcome to the newest young Ignatians at the Junior School − our Midyear Reception class! It has been wonderful seeing how well they have transitioned into their new environment and settled into new... read more
From the Head of Senior School
I join with others and welcome you all to Term 3. I hope that families made the most of the midyear break. Our students have started the second half of the year with great enthusiasm. As mentioned in the last newsletter, we are heartened by the news of restrictions being lifted, supporting our larger gatherings such as assemblies, liturgies, and parent information nights. The Year 11 students considered... read more
From the Principal
  • Vale Fr Terry Kelly SJ (1935–2020)
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Junior School News
Congratulations to Maisie Billing (5B) who took out first prize in the History Poetry Takeover Competition for SA, in her age group. Maisie used an Albert Namatjira painting from the Art Gallery of South Australia as inspiration. Joseph Mazur (5B) took out a merit for his poem inspired by a sculpture from Yvonne Koolmatrie, a Ngarrindjeri woman. Click HERE to view the Poetry Takeover... read more
Ignatian Ethos
The holidays are nearly upon us! Unfortunately, many people have had to cancel long-planned holidays to warmer climates and are now staying home in Adelaide. Although I am sure we all realise how fortunate we are in Adelaide regarding the coronavirus. Restrictions are beginning to ease now, and many activities that keep us busy are returning. For many parents this means a return to the busyness of running... read more
From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers I’d like to thank all the Committee members who helped out at the Junior School providing assistance with the new kiss and ride arrangement for pick-ups. With all those involved being on a learning curve, the system was embraced well by parents. Once it becomes a streamlined routine there will be so many benefits.   Above: Some of the committee members... read more
Vocational Services Report
  • VIRTUAL WORK EXPERIENCE
  • VET Sciences Open Days / Careers Department Webinars / 'Career Ladders'
  • Webinar Careers in Technology
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From the Head of Studies and Innovation
Every few weeks I try to offer some thoughts about educational issues prevalent to our times. Recently my attention has turned to broader world events: the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, the “Black lives matter” movement, threats on our cyber security, leaders who appear to lack a moral compass. These have deflated me and as an educator, and more importantly, as a father, I worry about the... read more
Co-curricular Arts and Activities
I’d like to thank students, families and staff for their patience as we have navigated our way through various levels of restrictions and event cancellations throughout Term 2. I’m very pleased to announce that almost all of our Co-curricular Arts and Activities will return to full strength as of the beginning of Term 3. Concert Choir and Bellarmine Concert Band are the two main groups... read more
Senior School Co-curricular
  • CROSS COUNTRY
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From the Head of Junior School
At the height of his towering career, Frank Sinatra sang that iconic song, ‘My way’. Portrayed within these lyrics is someone who lived life to the full, without any regrets. I am sure we would all desire to live a life rich in experiences and lived memories. However, the resounding line repeated over and over is that he did it all, made it all on his own, doing it my way. Whether this song... read more
From the Director of Teaching and Learning...
  • SENIOR SCHOOL REPORTS
  • STAFF CHANGES FOR TERM THREE
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From the Head of Senior School
In the final week of Term 2, the Year 10 students participated in a first aid course and a Virtual Work Experience Program, the Year 9 students engaged with their wellbeing and gender-based programs, and the Year 7 students participated in an Ultimate Frisbee competition. Thank you to all who ensured the success of these experiences for our students. Dr Neil McGoran, Director of Catholic Education SA,... read more
Masses in the Chapel, Athelstone
The Jesuit community has been celebrating extra Masses in the College Chapel at the senior school for the last six weeks as we returned to liturgies in common. You and your family and friends are very welcome at Masses. The relaxing of restrictions to 1 person per 2 sqm density from 29 June 2020, allows for a maximum capacity of 150 people at Masses in the College Chapel. From 29 June until... read more
From the Rector
School activities that slowed late in Term 1 were largely able to continue in Term 2 with some creative revisions and are now, increasingly, back to normal. Thank you for all the ways staff, students, and families have cared for each other and those in need beyond our community. You have been extraordinary in this unusual time. In recent weeks there has been a certain dynamism around Adelaide and Australia... read more
From the Principal
In any given week, a wide variety of materials and documents cross my desk. Some are directly related to the conduct of the College, whilst others have a broader educational focus or are related to professional development and formation. The College has a range of subscriptions for staff and students and, on occasion, there are small but important ideas that may be easily shared. This week, our ‘Happy... read more
Ignatian Ethos
June 21st is the feast day of St Aloysius Gonzaga SJ, he died on this date in 1591 at 21 years of age. This year in particular, it is appropriate to remember him for at least two reasons. One being that he is the patron saint of students. Gonzaga liked to teach the catechism to young students which his family did not see as a valuable pursuit. They were a wealthy and powerful family, but Gonzaga... read more
Senior School Tuckshop News
New winter menu items for Term 3. Roast chicken/gravy rolls $6.00 Gluten free option available Roast lamb/gravy rolls $6.00 Gluten free option available Roast beef/gravy rolls $6.00 Gluten free option available Roast beef/gravy/chips $6.50 Roast lamb/gravy/chips $6.50 Vegetarian option: Roast vegetables/cheese rolls $5.00 Gluten free option available read more
From the Counsellors
As lockdown restrictions are slowly being lifted to varying degrees, we enter a time of transition and adjustment. The circumstances of this situation have significantly impacted us all. For some it has been an opportunity to reflect on what is important, whilst others have embraced the opportunity to learn new things. Many young people may be excited at the prospect of restrictions being lifted; others... read more
Out of School Hours Care
Dear families Bookings for July Vacation Care have now closed. Thank you to those families who booked in by the due date, this allows us time to confirm numbers with excursion destinations and special guests, plus purchase the appropriate amount of consumables and craft for the holidays. Please note that Monday 29 June, Wednesday 1 July and Tuesday 7 July are now booked out. The program has already... read more
From the Director of Teaching and Learning...
  • SENIOR SCHOOL REPORTS
  • STAFF CHANGES FOR TERM THREE
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From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers On Wednesday evening we had our regular committee meeting via Zoom, and I thank all those who joined in to see what we are all about. Hopefully this was our last online meeting and our next meeting in July is face to face. As the Junior School moves to the new kiss and ride system next week, please look out for the Parents and Friends Committee volunteers who will... read more
From the Head of Junior School
This week was Refugee Week, in which the children were encouraged to think about how grateful they are to be living in this great nation of ours. Sadly, not all people are as lucky to experience all those things we take for granted − our peace, freedom of thought, and religion to name a few. It was pointed out to the children at our Year 3 to 6 assembly that we like to think we are not only a... read more
From the Head of Senior School
This week’s bulletin of Teacher, from the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), had an article on ‘The state of education globally’. The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) measures 15 year olds’ reading, mathematics, science knowledge, and skills to meet life challenges. The test improves our understanding of learning environments and students’... read more
Masses in the Chapel, Athelstone
The Jesuit community has been celebrating extra Masses in the College Chapel as we return to liturgies in common. Under the new capacity and density guidelines, we can now have 75 people at gatherings. All are welcome. As numbers at Masses are limited, you need to pre-register online via Eventbrite HERE. Masses will be celebrated in the Chapel of the Holy Name, Athelstone until Sunday 28 June as shown... read more
From the Rector
Our liturgies this week focused on the Sacred Heart. At the Senior School, Alyssa Booth asked us to consider what we mean when we say, “I put my heart into it” and “I want that with all my heart.” We reflected on the service that staff and students have been offering through the Ignite the Light initiative. Fr Alan Wong SJ spoke of the kenosis of Jesus, of giving up in order... read more
From the Principal
Towards the end of the April vacation, I wrote to all families in COVID-19 Circular #12 about College fees for this term, and I was pleased to inform our community of the measures that the College Board was implementing to assist those families who are experiencing financial hardship at this time. In that same circular, I also appealed to those who were able, to decline the discount offered and, in... read more
Masses in the Chapel, Athelstone
The State Government has increased the capacity for gatherings to 75 persons, from Friday 19 June. From Monday 29 June under the 1 person per 4 square metre guideline, we can have about 60 people in the Chapel. The Jesuit community has been celebrating extra Masses in the College Chapel as we return to liturgies in common. Masses will be celebrated in the Chapel of the Holy Name, Athelstone until... read more
Ignatian Ethos
I am presently working with a Religion class on Discernment. Although not solely owned by Ignatius it is a very Ignatian way of approaching decision-making. There are many articles and discussions about discernment, but basically it is about making good decisions and bringing God into the decision making through prayer and reflection. It is also a pragmatic approach with steps to work through, such... read more
From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers As you’ve probably seen already, we’ve started promoting family businesses within our facebook page and the closed year level pages. This initiative is designed to spotlight the current College families and Old Ignatians who have businesses. In our efforts to foster a sense of community, being able to know more about our College families and their businesses... read more
Junior School News
  • WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
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From the Head of Junior School
We place great importance at Saint Ignatius’ College Junior School on the development of science inquiry skills for children as they build their knowledge and understanding of the world around them. The Australian Curriculum also emphasises developing these skills, as science is not just about learning facts but a way of thinking and developing awareness of our own reality. These skills provide... read more
From the Head of Senior School
This week’s entertaining online version of the Senior School Assembly was broadcasted live to the students in their classrooms. For many years now, we’ve followed a tradition that a member of staff who has recently joined the College addresses the community at an assembly close to the start of the year. It gives those who have been here for a while the opportunity to see the College through... read more
From the Rector
It is 150 years since the Port Adelaide Football Club commenced. In their anniversary year, they have been on top of the ladder for 12 weeks now. This may change this round. In a book written 50 years ago, The Story of the Port Adelaide Football Club 1870−1970, Sir Donald Bradman penned the foreword: “Some people might think it sacrilegious that an avowed cricket and rugby follower should... read more
From the Principal
The Queen’s Birthday public holiday at the start of this week provided many in our community with an opportunity to enjoy a slightly longer break over the weekend and, for most people, that was probably as much thought as they gave it. However, for two members in our community, the public holiday was the time when they were announced as having received Queen’s Birthday Honours, and I would... read more
Wear Your Team Colours
On Friday 12 June 2020 the Junior School will participate in 'Wear your Team Colours' in support of Jesuit Missions. For a gold coin donation, students can wear their team colours from any code or casual clothes if they choose. I hope you will all support such a wonderful cause. Kind regards Nic Boys Head of Junior School read more
Senior School News
  • Critical Thinking Days
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From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers The activity on the closed Facebook pages is encouraging to see, there’s a variety of information going out from sharing recipes to re-posting favourite items. If you haven’t had a chance to as yet, join your year level’s closed Facebook page. As a Committee, we’ve joined Drake Supermarket’s initiative called Drakes Community Dollars. For... read more
Ignatian Ethos
Three significant events are all culminating at the moment and they have a common theme. Friday 5 June 2020 is the day we mark World Environment Day. This day arrives as we have just walked our way through Reconciliation Week. Also, we are currently experiencing people around the world protesting racism. A statement Pope Francis made last year on this day encompasses all these events. “…... read more
Out of School Hours Care
Dear families The Pupil Free Day for Friday 19 June is fast approaching and OSHC will offer care from 7.30am–6:00pm on this day. Planned activities include a Fire and Ice science show which will be held on College grounds and run by “Sciworld”. The usual OSHC craft, cooking and outdoor activities will also occur. Bookings close this Friday 5 June! You must book in by filling... read more
2020 SACE Art Show
Congratulations to Jessica Bruno (Class of 2019) who recently won the Credit Union SA Community Award in the 2020 SACE Art Show for her piece “I Fly”. The outstanding piece was selected from the showcase acknowledging art and design work created by Year 12 Visual Arts students in 2019. Ms Maria Minucci has also been awarded the Teachers Prize by Credit Union SA for her role in mentoring... read more
Vocational Services Report
  • UNI OF ADELAIDE YEAR 11 RESULTS APPLICATION PATHWAY
  • Podcasts “The Universe”
  • Stem Careers Night
  • Karnkanthi Indigenous Education
  • 2020 Animal and Veterinary Sciences at University of Adelaide
  • The Careers Department
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From the Head of Junior School
Over the last two weeks, the children have had a chance to reflect on the story of Pentecost. It is easy to lose the significance of this event some 2000 years later, but it is considered the birth of the early Church. This event is mirrored in the journey voluntarily undertaken by students at the College through the sacrament of Confirmation each year. Inspired by the same Spirit as the disciples,... read more
From the Head of Senior School
The Christian holy day of Pentecost, or 50 days, was celebrated last Sunday, the eighth Sunday after Easter. It commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles and other followers of Jesus Christ while they were in Jerusalem celebrating the Feast of Weeks. In Christian tradition, this event represents the birth of the Christian Church. This coming Sunday is known as Trinity Sunday, or... read more
From the Rector
Australia has produced some holy people. We are privileged to see them each day, if we have the eyes to see. There are indeed saints who walk among us. So far only one has officially been recognised and canonised. Mary of the Cross MacKillop (1842−1909) is the Hero of Faith for our Year 8 community service program this term. Another Australian woman, Caroline Chisholm (1808−1877), is the... read more
From the Principal
I remember thinking to myself a few weeks ago that we must eventually arrive at a time when COVID-19 is not the dominant story headlining each news bulletin. Little did I imagine that the catastrophe of a world pandemic would be replaced in the news by something like the events in the USA over the past week. As an avid consumer of news, I feel like I’ve been watching an unravelling of civil behaviour... read more
From the Parents and Friends
Dear Parents and Caregivers The College Advancement Office offers a comprehensive Business Directory to our community. The Directory provides an opportunity for Old Ignatians, current and past parents to promote their business and create networks with the greater College community. The Parents and Friends Committee are assisting the College grow and promote the Business Directory. If... read more
Ignatian Ethos
This week being Reconciliation Week, it is an appropriate time to mention the Jesuit Bookends Project. Fr Brian McCoy SJ the Australian Provincial, named the bookends of rejection of Australian history. Fr McCoy named the arrival of the First Fleet as the first bookend. The second bookend being the reality that people who were seeking protection in Australia have been sent to places such as Manus and... read more
Ignite the Light!
Over the past weeks, the Senior Leaders, Social Justice Portfolio and the Faith and Service Team have introduced to the College our new collective initiative, ‘Ignite the Light’.  We are coming together to provide opportunities for students to reach out and serve. By giving more from the less that we have, we will ignite flames of love and light in a time of prolonged darkness. A small... read more
Return of Masses
Masses can now be celebrated with a limited number of people in attendance. The Jesuit community will celebrate extra Masses in the College Chapel in the coming weeks to assist people as we return to liturgies in common and receiving the Eucharist. Current conditions are outlined HERE.  We anticipate there will be further announcements about numbers and guidelines from the Archdiocese and... read more