Principal’s Blog

This week we have been called to a new place, a new way of being, to meet a challenge never before presented in our lifetime. At Clonard we are moving forward together – ‘porro una’. Jo Ryan, Assistant Principal for Learning & Teaching, penned this […]

Term 1 Interschool Sport Report

SCSA TRIATHLON  Our first interschool sporting event for the year was the SCSA Triathlon. Held on Tuesday 25th Feb a team of Junior, Intermediate and Senior students went to Eastern Beach Geelong to participate in the competition against other Victorian girls’ schools. The weather conditions […]

Year 9 & 10 Fashion

This term the Year 9 & 10 Fashion students have been working on creating shorts and trousers and have worked collaboratively on paper outfits.  The students have enjoyed the freedom of creating their own designs and a sense of satisfaction in their finished products. Very […]

Talking about Corona Virus

The concern surrounding the Corona Virus outbreak is causing great anxiety and angst to people everywhere. Although children are considered to be in a lower risk category, this does not protect them from being exposed to news reports on television, radio or social media. As […]

Online Learning

We are ramping up the technology here at Clonard! Today we trialled our first online class with participants joining in from various areas of the school and one offsite location using Microsoft 365. Mrs Power taught her 7 Blue Wellbeing group while others were able […]

Strategies for resilience

Generation Next is a social enterprise providing support, education and information to parents and educators to protect and enhance the mental health of young people.  As parents this is a great resource as you parent your teenage daughter.  Generation Next aims to provide education and […]

Clonard draw with St Joseph’s

College Westcourt invited our Year 9’s to have lunch at their campus and then take part in an exhibition netball match. SJC vs CC was the format selected and spots on the team were hard to come by, with so many fantastic netballers putting their […]

Yr 8 Humanities: Landforms & Landscapes

As part of their investigation into coastal landforms and processes of deposition and erosion students in Year eight Humanities have been creating dioramas and 3D models of a variety of coastal landforms. Students were asked to make a range of depositional landforms and erosional landforms. This […]

Congratulations Mackenzie

Over the last two weekends Mackenzie Mielczarek of Year 12 represented Corio Athletics Club in the Victorian Track and Field Championships. Mackenzie won a gold medal in the Under 18 Shot Put and Javelin as well as a silver medal in the Open Javelin. Mackenzie […]

VCE Outdoor & Environmental Studies Camp

The VCE Outdoor and Environmental Studies students enjoyed a three day camp last week in the Otways and on the Surf Coast. Over three days the students explored and developed their mountain biking skills on the famous trails in Forrest. They were lucky enough to […]