Ripples Edition 13 | 23 August 2018

Principal’s Message

Dear Families, All over Australia children are celebrating Book Week, as a mark of the enduring importance of the printed word. Book Week certainly upholds the importance of children learning to read proficiently as integral to the development of life long literacy skills such as decoding the language, oral language …

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Primary News

This week the children in Little Saints Kindergarten learnt about the importance of Australian farmers and the way in which they generate a vast range of food products to feed people in Australia and around the world. The children also learnt about the difficult conditions farmers face during severe droughts, …

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Curriculum

At the core of all IB Programmes is the learner profile, 10 attributes fostered in students that promote their development as responsible members of their local, national and global communities. These attributes are developed through student participation in the MYP. In teaching our students to be knowledgeable, we emphasise and …

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Lake Side Reflection

At the recent Clergy Conference I attended one of my colleagues who is the rector of the Anglican parish in Goondiwindi was talking about the drought. She said it was the worst drought since 1965. I was horrified that I had not realised the enormity of what was happening in …

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PACE

What an exciting time we have had in the Performing Arts department. On Tuesday 14 August we had our annual PACE Showcase concert featuring nearly all of our performance groups from both Primary and Secondary Campuses. This was a wonderful night of entertainment performed for a large audience. Well done …

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SPORT

Secondary Sport  Round 4 Results – St Paul’s Congratulations to our teams for yet another successful round against St Paul’s.  Our teams were able to improve upon their performance from 2017 by 45%.  After a restful bye round five St John’s is refreshed and ready to take on JPC for …

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Dates for the Diary

August and September 2018 2018 Foundation Gala Dinner Saturday 15 September 2018  BOOK HERE 

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Important Information

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St John’s Foundation

Celebrating St John’s People of Influence Friday 10 August marked St John’s annual event that acknowledges and celebrates the achievements of some exceptional past students at the 2018 Old Collegians Awards Breakfast. Invited guests, Old Collegians, current students and staff joined together at Hillstone St Lucia to recognise and value …

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P&F Association

Can you believe we only have one more home game for this Term!!!! Look out for the notifications to sign up for the roster to help run the kiosk.  We have had a successful Term Three with the kiosks being busy each week and it has been wonderful to see …

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Student Protection

You have the right to feel safe at all times including when you are a student at this school and until you graduate from the College. Protection for children and young people is of paramount importance in Anglican Church schools. St John’s Anglican College has policies and procedures which assist …

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