thumbnail

July 20, 2018

From the College Principal

Welcome back to Term 3. I hope that each of our young men had a refreshing break as best they could, and that they were very helpful around the house and family. During the student free week, our teaching staff participated in professional development that involved further enhancing our data literacy so that we can gauge our impact within the classroom and with the programs that are introduced within different subjects. We also held workshops regarding our pedagogical framework:


Read more »

thumbnail

July 20, 2018

Mandela Day 18 July 2018

There can be no greater gift than that of giving one’s time and energy to helping others without expecting anything in return.” Nelson Mandela

What counts is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” Nelson Mandela

There is a trap that most of us fall into at...


Read more »

thumbnail

July 20, 2018

Student Wellbeing and Behaviour Development

I hope our families had a great break and our St Patrick’s men have returned re-energised and keen to attack another term. The first few weeks of Term 3 are certainly action packed from a pastoral care aspect with the Inter-House Athletics Day, Year 7–10 School Dance, Year 11 Dinner Dance, Year 12 Leadership afternoon and our second “Forming ‘Men of Action’ in Partnership with St Patrick’s College Parents” evenings.

Year 7 – 10 College Dance

This Saturday...


Read more »