From the Principal

“And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” Meister Eckhart A new term, a new Easter season and the beginning of the next chapter in the life of Kildare Ministries after celebrating our 10th anniversary conference in […]

Temporary Road Works on Minerva Road

Community Notice: Temporary Road Crossing Works on Minerva Road Please be advised that road crossing works are currently underway on Minerva Road. These works are expected to impact traffic conditions, particularly during the first two weeks of the school term. The council has scheduled these […]

PROTECT – Information for Secondary School Students

Clonard College is committed to a continual process of improvement in reviewing our Child Safeguarding Policies, Practices and Processes.  Key members of the Extended Leadership and Child Safeguarding Teams have been working in this regard as we lead into a Term 2 school review process.  […]

Sustainability

Clean Up Wadawarrung Country – Friday 1 March 2024 A team of student volunteers participated in Clean Up Wadawarrung Country on Friday 1 March 2024. The team was made up of the Year 10 Active Volunteering class, a mix of students from all year levels […]

From the Principal

There are times when core values are amplified and we see communities at their best.   This is my reflection as I look back on this past week and have my eyes to the horizon of the week to come. The Kildare Ministries value of ‘Hospitality […]

Term 1 Music News

Opening Mass Opening Mass at the Arena in Geelong saw our choir perform with the staff band for the liturgy. The song Lanterns had all students singing along at the end of the ceremony. Open Mic on the Lawn, Clonard House for International Women’s Day […]

Year 10 Black Tracks – Excursion to Narana

This Semester the Year 10 Black Tracks class have been exploring First Nation History and Culture. On Monday 18 March students had the privilege of visiting Narana Aboriginal Culture Centre. Here the students gathered with Aunty Kerry and were immersed into First Nation culture and […]

VCE-VM Career News

On Friday 15 March, the Year 11 VCE-VM class headed off to the Melbourne showgrounds to the Victorian Careers and Employment Expo. There were a wide range of different career stalls as well as career seminars. Some of the stall and seminars included Canada: jobs […]

Library News – Easter Egg Decorating

The annual Easter egg decorating workshop was held in the library on Friday March 22. This was a fun workshop for students to paint boiled eggs, give them googly eyes and pom-pom hair do’s. Students had a lot of fun creating their designs and there […]

Senior Girl’s Cricket

The Senior girls represented Clonard at the Senior Cricket GISSA tournament a couple of weeks ago. They played well during the day and went through undefeated and secured a spot in the grand final against Scared Heart, Chelsea R was named Clonard’s best player for […]