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May 26, 2016

Orange Sky Laundry Coming to You at Runcorn!

Orange Sky Laundry (OSL) is a mobile laundry service for the homeless community or ‘friends on the street’, as the founders of the organisation prefer to say. You may have seen that the two co-founders, Nicolas Marchesi and Lucas Patchett, recently won the Young Australian of the Year Award. Both were educated at an Edmund Rice school.

Earlier this year St Laurence’s established a relationship with Orange Sky Laundry and the Year 12 students have...


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May 26, 2016

From the Principal

Next week we not only finish the month of May but also enter into our 8th week of the term. This means that there are only two weeks of teaching time before many students commence their exams and other assessments. For our Year 11 and Year 12 students it also means the start of their block exam period. By this stage, the young men should be focussing on preparing for the assessments and exams in front of them. These requirements will...


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May 26, 2016

Year 11 2017 (Current Year 10) Subject Selection

The process of selecting subjects for Year 11 is extremely important. I believe that it is one of the most significant decisions a young man has had to make to this point in his life. At St Patrick's, we are committed to assisting students as much as possible in making the most appropriate choices when selecting courses of study for Years 11 and 12.

There are many options to consider. Does your son wish to attend university? Is he interested...


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