St Pat’s News

Acting Principal’s Message

By Acting Principal, Mr Stephen Hill As we enter the season of Advent, we are reminded of the importance of this time in the liturgical year – the coming of our Lord. It is a time for us to look back to Christ’s birth and to look forward in celebration of the hope and joy…

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Middle School Report

by Mr Michael Busscher, Director of the Middle School  Today we sent off the 2020 Year 9’s at the Middle School Awards Ceremony. Unfortunately, parents were not able to join us but we have recorded the Middle School Awards Ceremony and a link to this recording will be available on the College website at some…

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Senior School Report

by Director of the Senior School, Mr Hamish McCrum Today we celebrated some of the efforts and achievements of our Year 10 and 11 students in Award Ceremonies.  Congratulations particularly to Toby Clack – Year 10 Dux, Ben Mornane – Year 10 Proxime Accessit, Jack Sheehan Year 11 Dux and Hugh Ollerenshaw – Year 11…

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Junior School Report

By Mr Gavin Webb, Director of the Junior School Congratulations and well done to everyone on your efforts over the past eight weeks after returning from remote learning. I particularly want to acknowledge the boys and their families for all you have done during this time, especially as we are still operating under some COVID-19…

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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. Careers Newsletter December 2020 Mr Anthony Meehan Careers and Transition Manager

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance It’s been a busy end to the term for all involved in drama and debating at the College. Finally, we were back in a shared space where we could work together to do what we do best. The Drama Club has been back in full swing, working…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken And there you have it, in the blink of an eye, we are at the end of another year! During the last weeks of term we put on our festive face and the library continued to be a busy hive of activity. This last week…

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Deputy Principal Report

by Deputy Principal, Mrs Elizabeth Ryan As we come to the end of this year, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your flexibility and support throughout the year. Remote learning forced all in our community; students, teachers, parents and guardians to rise to the challenge of upskilling and enhancing…

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Mission Report

by Director of Mission, Mr Geoff Brodie So we come to the end of the 2020 school year as we start another year in the Church’s liturgical calendar. Last Sunday was the first Sunday in Advent, the Church’s New Year’s Day, and in Advent we prepare our hearts to recognise, in the coming of Jesus,…

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Where are they now – John Cosgriff (former staff)

The College reconnected with much-loved former staff member John Cosgriff who was a teacher at SPC for 32 years and excelled in sharing his love and knowledge of mathematics and football with students. John reflects on the joy he gained by nurturing students to help others as they worked together to help the homeless and…

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