Multicultural Week at Clonard

A Cultural Banquet held last week set the tone for celebrating all things Multicultural. Our Year 11 students invited family members to assist them in making cultural dishes and sharing them as a banquet. The dishes ranged from savoury to dessert, showcasing a variety of […]

From the Principal

“Things get done only if the data we gather can inform and inspire those in a position to make difference.”  Michel Schmoker  This week we were able to celebrate as a staff the arrival of our School Review Report. Of the 68 indicators across the […]

Rerum Novarum Awards

Our Living Justly leaders, Year 12 students Livinia S and Eva M, recently attended an awards evening at Catholic Leadership Centre in East Melbourne to receive the joint Silver award for the team’s Living Justly submission from last year. The Rerum Novarum Awards, recognising excellence […]

Community Cook-Up Meals

Each term the ‘Living Justly’ student team here at Clonard, under the valued guidance of Eileen Mackenzie, volunteer their time to cook meals after school for those in our community in need. We now have a freezer full of meals for families in need, including […]

Colder Weather Health Advice

Health and Safety Medical Alerts at Clonard College With the cooler months upon us, it is a timely opportunity to remind you about the increase of illness in our community. The Department of Health provides the following advice on preventative measures : Information on Colds […]

Year 7 Community Connection Day

The Year 7 Community Connection Day morning session focused on the themes of racism and Reconciliation Week. This event was organized to educate and engage students on the importance of cultural understanding, respect, and reconciliation in Australia. Activities and discussions aimed to foster a deeper […]

From the Principal

During National Reconciliation Week 2024, our school community has come together to reflect on the importance of building respectful relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and all Australians.   The National Reconciliation Week website reminds us why we mark this time:  The dates for […]

Year 11 Community Connection Day

The Year 11 Community Connection Day, themed ‘Stepping Stones,’ was designed to help students navigate the critical transition period in their educational and personal lives. The event focused on providing practical skills, emotional support, and a sense of community as students prepare for their final […]

From the Principal

The past fortnight has seen the culmination of at least six months of work in preparing for our compliance and school improvement review. We welcomed Lucy Glover and Mary Bourke from Valad Solutions as our reviewers. They were able to confirm that we had displayed […]