Year 7 Science Excursion

Year 7 students ventured off to three local locations on May 17 and 18: Barwon River, Serendip Sanctuary and Queenscliff (which included the Marine Discovery Centre). The excursions were a ‘tuning in’ for their new Science unit ‘Food Webs’. Later in the term, the students […]

Principal’s Blog

Ask not how good is your child, but how is your child good. Interestingly this was the take home message that resonated with many of the students who attended our family forum on our New Metrics for Success Partnership with the University of Melbourne. With […]

2022 Year 12 Retreat

From Tuesday 3 May – Thursday 5 May, our Year 12 cohort was lucky enough to experience their final camp, The Year 12 Retreat together, and needless to say, it was utterly fantastic! The team at Rutherford Park in Blampied were nothing short of the […]

Why Every Day Counts

We all want our students to get a great education, and the building blocks for a great education begin with students coming to school each and every day. Students develop good habits by going to school every day – habits that are necessary to succeed […]

Senior Years Information Night Recording

If you missed the Senior Years Information Session held on Monday 16 May. A recoding of the session is now available. The Senior Years Information Night is specifically for parents of students in Years 9 and 10 because these are the students who will be […]

Fruit and Veggie Scraps = Compost

Did you know that our food scraps can be composted and recycled to create healthy, rich soil? Last week in Brigid’s Garden Program we focused on making compost. We learnt what goes into creating healthy compost and transforming our food scraps into amazingly rich, productive […]

University Open Days

Attending open days is an important step towards making decisions about your future education and training. Open days allow you to find out about an institution’s courses and programs on offer, explore campus facilities and speak with current students about their experience. Below is a […]

Years 9 and 10 Humanities Excursion

Students from Years 9 and 10 Humanities electives (Year 9 Political and Legal Systems and Year 10 Legal Studies) enjoyed exploring the Old Melbourne Gaol precinct in order to deepen their awareness of aspects of Victoria’s court system, sentencing and reflect on how the courts […]

Mabu Mabu Damper Making

This term, we received a wonderful hamper of goodies from Mabu Mabu, the renowned restaurant at Fed Square, in partnership with the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program. Mabu Mabu is a Torres Strait Islander saying that means, “help yourself.” The package included ingredients for damper […]

Interschool Netball and Basketball

On Wednesday 18 May, two Year 7 and 8 teams headed to the Kardinia Park courts for GISSA netball games against St Ignatius. In driving rain (at times) our girls did very well, managing to stay upright despite the wet, slippery conditions, and puddles! Amazing […]