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The College publishes its Crest newsletter each fortnight and emails it to all current parents, staff and students. All previous editions are listed at the link below.
St Patrick’s College acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which the school is built, the Wadawurrung people. We
respect the ongoing connection to land and waterways and pay respect to Elders past and present. We recognise and embrace the role the college plays in supporting emerging leaders from all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nations.
Our vision is to be a culturally safe, culturally rich, and culturally proud school, engaging in authentic change to cultivate learning
opportunities for, with and about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and families.
by Principal, Mr Steven O’Connor Happy St Patrick’s Day This week the College gathered in prayer and celebration on the Feast Day of the patron saint of the College, St Patrick. As ever, these gatherings acknowledged and celebrated this great community, the heritage and history of a school in its 129th year, the strengths of…
by Principal, Mr Steven O’Connor 2022 Welcome It is my pleasure to welcome everyone to the 2022 school year. Like many, I had hoped that the new school year would have started without any significant impacts of the pandemic. It is great to have students back on site and in our classrooms and I hope…
Deputy Principal Report
by Deputy Principal, Mr Richard Brodrick Welcome to 2022. Schools offer fantastic opportunities to make fresh starts: every year is new; every term; every week. You are constantly presented with chances to review and change direction. As well, a Catholic school emphasises forgiveness, which reinforces the idea of rebirth or in our case a fresh…