Mother’s Day Breakfast – Save the Date!

We invite students to celebrate the inspirational women in their lives, with a special Mother’s Day event. Mother’s, carers, aunties and grandmother’s, along with your daughter/s are invited to attend the 2023 Mother’s Day Breakfast – Walking with Courage; ‘Celebrating the Inspiring Women in my […]

Term 2 Uniform Expectations

Please make note of the following uniform requirements ahead of the return to school in Term 2. It is recommended that students wear the Winter uniform during Terms 2 and 3, however due to unseasonal and changing weather conditions, either uniform can be worn during […]

Living Justly Reading Program Continues

Tuesday this week, saw the last of the Living Justly Reading Program for Term 1. A small group of Years 9 – 12 students volunteered their time before school to go and read to a small group (or listen to them read) of Prep – […]

Palm Sunday Walk for Refugees

On Palm Sunday this year, April 2, a small contingent from Clonard attended the “Palm Sunday Rally for Refugees” in Swanston Street, Melbourne. Standing alongside other Kildare Ministry schools such as Killester, Kilbreda and Star of the Sea, the Clonard banner was proudly displayed in […]

Clonard Embeds a Culture of Child Safeguarding

New Victorian Child Safe Standards came into effect on 1 July 2022 in all Victorian schools.  An important inclusion in the 11 standards is Standard 3: Child and student empowerment – Children and young people are empowered about their rights, participate in decisions affecting them […]

Respect, Consent & Media with Richie Hardcore

St Joseph’s College, Iona College and Thomas Carr College present Respect, Consent & Media with speaker Richie Hardcore. Through sharing his personal journey, Richie helps young people foster respectful relationships with themselves and others. Richie discusses the challenges young people face in a modern world […]

Clonard Community Cook-Up

Our Year 12 Living Justly leaders, Emma and Mieka, oversaw another Community Cook-up last week at Clonard. On Wednesday after school, 24 student volunteers, doing their best ‘Master Chef’ impersonations, created over 50 meals for the Clonard community. These meals, comprising of beef and vegetable […]

Educating for Social Justice Seminar

On the 23 and 24 March, the Year 10 and Year 11 Living Justly Leaders attended the Educating for Social Justice Seminar at the Edmund Rice Centre in Lower Plenty, Melbourne. We were one of six schools across Australia to attend the overnight seminar run […]

2023 Reunion Wrap-Up

Thank you to all the Past Collegians who attended the 2023 Clonard Reunion on March 25 2023. It was lovely to see you all again, hear stories of your time at Clonard, show you around the college grounds and share our plans for the future. […]