Principal’s Blog – Term Three, Week Nine

More to say. More to do. More to celebrate.   “We can never say, ‘It is enough.’” – Catherine McAuley ‘Unprecedented times’ notwithstanding, life does indeed go on. Though they may have changed, the demands of study, work, family, and friends continue. And...

Principal’s Blog – Term Three, Week Eight

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY. “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.” – Jim Valvano Although we are unable to hold our annual Father’s Day breakfast this year I would like to wish a ‘Happy Father’s Day’ to all...

Principal’s Blog – Term Three, Week Seven

Recently, I sent a book called ‘Be Kind’ to my granddaughters. It prompted me to think about our Wellbeing Day this Friday. As our learning community works through the challenges, it is important to be kind, compassionate and patient with each other – skills that we...

Principal’s Blog – Term Three, Week Six

Cooking Up Connections Food connects communities, and the St Joseph’s College community is no exception. Unfortunately, several college events which customarily feature food have had to be cancelled this year. Until the day comes when we can enjoy even a simple lunch...

Principal’s Blog – Term Three, Week Five

Human-Powered Vehicle Project Rolls On   Like so many 2020 events, the Human Powered Vehicle (HPV) competition in Victoria and South Australia has unfortunately been cancelled. – But St Joseph’s College will be ready for the 2021 season! It gives us great...

Principal’s Blog – Term Three, Week Four

What a week this has been! Our staff are working well to ensure continuous learning programs for all our amazing students. These are really challenging times but, in the end, we are all working to ensure the safety and wellbeing of not only your child, but our wider...