Principal’s Blog

As we come to the end of our 30th week of face to face teaching in 3 years, it has been wonderful to witness the return of school spirit in our coming together over the past fortnight at R U OK? Day, Tri-UMPH Lite and […]

Term 4 Uniform Expectations

The College uniform is an important way of developing a sense of group identity. Wearing the Clonard uniform with pride signifies each student’s willingness to learn and her commitment to the Clonard community. During Terms 1 and 4, the summer uniform is required to be […]

Year 8 – Play, Humour and Fun Incursion

On Wednesday 14 September, the Year 8 students held their Play, Humour and Fun Day at Clonard. Groups of students proposed what they would envisage the Play, Humour and Fun Day would look like and then their peers voted on which day they would like […]

Brigid’s Garden Program Update

This week, the Brigid’s Garden Program students organised a $1.00 plant sale, selling rocket, lettuce seedlings and paper daises. They also celebrated the end of a busy Term, with a game of table tennis at the Geelong Table Tennis Centre, followed by a trip to […]

Term 3 Music News

We’ve had a great Term in the Music Program. Music is great for students’ wellbeing and it’s been an amazing coming together in a celebration of music and connectedness amongst students. Music ClubsKaraoke continues to be held each Wednesday at lunchtime in the Music room […]

Sustainability News – September 2022

“Nature cannot be regarded as something separate from ourselves or as a mere setting in which we live. We are part of nature, included in it and thus in constant interaction with it.” – Pope Francis (Laudato Si’ n139) SUSTAINABILITY STUDENT LEADERS A huge thank you to […]

Tri-UMPH Lite Wrap-Up

Tri-UMPH, meaning Triennially United to Make Poverty History is a student-organised, whole school music festival that aims to raise money to fund education scholarships for students in East Timor. Five schools (Clonard College, St. Joseph’s College, Sacred Heart College, St. Ignatius and Iona) come together, […]

String Ensemble Performance

This week, the Clonard String Ensemble performed at the Southern Cross Montessori Kinder in Leopold. The children’s faces lit up as the ensemble played a variety of works. Well done to students and thank you to our amazing instrumental (tutu wearing) string teacher, Felicity McCowan […]

National Child Protection Week

The Year 10 PreCAL class supported National Child Protection Week last week, by developing prayers, videos, pledges and posters to raise awareness of the importance of ensuring a culture of child safety in our College community. Please see below a video of staff making the […]