St Pat’s News

Wellbeing Report

By Mrs Elizabeth Ryan, Deputy Principal Canteen Moving into Term 3 the amended canteen arrangements where students have the opportunity to pre-order lunch items via the Ultimate Schools online ordering system and also purchase a limited range of pre-packaged items in a cashless setting at recess and lunchtime will continue into Term 3. The Canteen…

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Year 7 ICT students create digital artwork

Our Year 7 ICT students have been busy creating a myriad of digital artwork, including a range of colour images and pixels.The students were introduced to the ‘Picture elements’ or ‘Pixels’ in ICT this term and gained an understanding of the image resolution, bitmaps, pixelated images, and how the quality of images is affected by…

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Cancelled themed casual clothes day

Students at St Patrick’s College are today wearing casual clothes with boys encouraged to dress up in the theme of something which has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While many have come in their favourite sporting kits others have been very creative in dressing around the cancelled theme. College captain Will Rothe looked…

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Teaching and Learning Report

By Director of Teaching and Learning, Mrs Julia Petrov Review and reflection of the remote learning One universal truth about remote learning is that it has been a unique experience for all involved. Every student’s home circumstance has presented a different learning environment with various distractions and temptations not found in a traditional classroom. A…

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Senior School Report

by Director of the Senior School, Mr Hamish McCrum It has been good to have the school back and functioning for the past two weeks with all Year Levels onsite. All students have plenty of assessments over this time, particularly Year 12s.  Just one more week to tough it out before they will enjoy a…

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Acting Principal’s Message

By Acting Principal, Mr Stephen Hill As we head towards the end of Term 2…. The end of Term 2 next Friday will see the conclusion of a period of time that can only be described as truly unique in the very long history of St Patrick’s. At this time, it is appropriate for us…

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Director of Sports Report

Director of Sport, Ms Tina Benoit, provides an update on sporting activities at the College and provides an insight into how our students and Old Collegians are staying motivated whilst their sport has been impacted during the pandemic. Please click on the link below to view the Sports Report. Sports Report Term 2 Week 10

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Mission Report

by Director of Mission, Mr Geoff Brodie If we were to step aside from our normal routines to write the 2020 chapter in the history of St Patrick’s College, what would we write? What would we include and what might we brush over from this very strange year? History writers require much wisdom as custodians…

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Boarding Bulletin Board

It feels like only yesterday when our Boarders returned to the Precinct, however we are now looking towards the Term 2 break and the holiday period that it contains. To say that we have expected a lot from our Boarders is an understatement. To ask them to embrace and conquer the online learning platforms and…

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Careers Update

Please read the Weekly Career News each week to ensure you keep up to date with upcoming career events and key dates. Please click on the following link to view the current Weekly Careers News. Weekly Careers News 17 June 2020 Happy reading! Mr Anthony Meehan Careers and Transition Manager  

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