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Junior School Report

by Acting Director of the Junior School, Mr Gerard Willis As we look towards the end of the first term and all the unprecedented events that have unfolded in these last two weeks, one thing that has remained constant is the continued dedication of our staff to the day to day operation of our learning…

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Junior School Report

by Acting Director of the Junior School, Mr Gerard Willis It is hard to believe that we are already past the halfway mark of the first term. It has been pleasing to see so many of our Junior School students take advantage of the co-curricula activities that are on offer. We have boys involved in…

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Junior School Report

by Gavin Webb, Director of the Junior School A warm hello to all. The fourth week of Term 1 is now complete, and the vast majority of boys have made an exceptional start to the year in the Junior School. There has been quite a number of year level and College events that the boys…

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Junior School Report

By Director of the Junior School, Mr Gavin Webb Welcome to the 2020 school year at St. Patrick’s College, especially to the new Year 7’s and new Year 8 students. No doubt the summer break was full of rest and great experiences with your loved ones, be it on a holiday or just spending quality…

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Year 7 students receive new laptops

There was plenty of excitement among our new Year 7 students this week as the boys received their new laptop devices. Emblazoned with St Patrick’s College colours, each device will last the new Year 7 boys for three years. In 2020 the College is merging its Senior and Junior Digital Learning Device programs (also known…

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Year 7 animations on College values

Year 7 students have spent the past few weeks learning animation in their Information Technology classes. As part of their learning, students were assigned the task to create projects using the Scratch animation software. Students were asked to theme their projects around the values inherent in a St Patrick’s College education. They were required to…

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Junior School Report

By Director of the Junior School, Mr Gavin Webb Where has this term gone? That is the question that everyone keeps asking. The fact that life in the Junior School has been so busy explains why the time is going so quickly. The Year 8 Retreats were very successful, thanks must go to the Mission…

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Junior School Report

By Director of the Junior School, Mr Gavin Webb Junior School – Week 4, Term 4 Term 4 continues to travel by at a frantic pace for both students and staff. Plenty has already happened in the first four weeks, which is why we have all been waiting in anticipation for this coming Melbourne Cup…

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Junior School Report – October 17, 2019

A very big, warm welcome to all staff and students for what is sure to be another busy term at St. Patrick’s College, particularly in the Junior School. I would like to begin my acknowledging Mr. John Richards, who is on Long Service Leave (LSL) in Term 4. John has been the Director of the…

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Generous donation creates new bursary

St Patrick’s College, through its Foundation, is delighted to announce the establishment of an ongoing new bursary, courtesy of the incredible generosity of a grieving family in honour of a College Legend. The Geoff Torney Bursary is being established in honour of the acclaimed Old Collegian who died in 2017. Geoff’s wife Janet, in accordance…

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