Year 7 Numeracy

The Year 7 Numeracy students spent a very chilly Period 5 Maths class on Tuesday, searching many places around the Clonard grounds for an invasive species called the Portuguese Millipede. The students then collated the data and displayed it using a variety of graphs. The […]

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 […]

Years 7 and 8 Connection Conversations – Term 2

As part of Clonard College’s commitment to collaborative parentships, Year 7 and 8 students will have a connection conversation with their families and wellbeing teacher this term. These brief conversations are an opportunity to stay connected, build relationships and provide an overall check in for […]

Year 7 Guest Speaker – Sr Kate O’Neill

The Year 7 students, welcomed guest speaker, Sr Kate O’Neill On Thursday 5 May. Sr Kate, a former Clonard College student spent the past 19 year working with children in Manilla in the Philippines. The premise of the talk was to, ‘Understand more about the […]

Years 7 and 8 Community Sport Program

This week students across Years 7 and 8 had the opportunity to participate in a range of sports. A big thanks to Ms. Hackett for all the organisation in putting this program together for students. Feedback from the students who participated in the program: ‘It […]

Year 7 Library Displays

The Year 7 students have been busy in the library over the past two weeks, setting up displays around books and topics they are currently working on. The creative ‘Trash’ display is based around the novel by the same name, by author Andy Mulligan. It […]

Enrolment Year 7 2023

Thank you to those families who have already submitted their forms. We especially ask if families have siblings looking to enrol that they attend to this as soon as possible.  Reminder about the closing date Friday 6 May 2022 

Year 7 Deep Learning Project

Year 7 Humanities students have been working in groups on a deep learning project around the topic of Water. They have spent the last two weeks researching an issue with a choice to develop an awareness campaign, a sustainable water environment, a water-saving device or […]

Year 7 Student Leadership Team

After settling in to life at Clonard, getting used to classes, subjects and attending camp, our Year 7 students were invited to apply one of two leadership positions; Liturgy & Identity and the Student Representative Council (SRC). We saw a high volume of fantastic applications […]

Buddy Program – Big Day Out

Last week saw the re-introduction of the Buddy Program, where a Year 10 student paired up with a Year 7 student as their buddy. The Year 10s have put a lot of effort into this and started the program by having a whole period on […]