Ripples Issue 2 | 16 February 2017

Principal’s Message

At the recent Year Six Leadership Ceremony where we acknowledge the Primary leaders for 2017, and the role that Year Six students play in general on the Primary campus, we reflected on people’s expectations of leaders. Of course there are many and your children can be apprehensive about how they …

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Primary News

STOP PRESS –important information every family should know Cyber safety is everybody’s business  St John’s parents and teachers who attended the Cyber Safety workshop in the Performing Arts Auditorium on 13 February , had the privilege of listening to the wise words and advice of internationally renowned cyber safety expert …

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Curriculum

Scholar’s Assembly On 13 February the College gathered for a special assembly to recognise our scholars of 2016.  At our Scholars Assembly we celebrate those students who have achieved an OP of one to five.  We are very proud of the achievements of our 2016 graduates and enjoyed celebrating the …

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Pastoral Care

The Rite Journey On Saturday 11 February the Year Nine students celebrated the Departure Ceremony with their parents. The purpose of this ceremony was for the students to acknowledge the end of childhood and show gratitude to those who have influenced them and for parents to give their blessing and …

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Lakeside Reflection

Recently I read a great quote from Lewis Carroll’s book, Alice in Wonderland.  It reminded me of Year Seven camp. “One can’t believe impossible things,” Alice said. “I daresay you haven’t had much practice, ” said the Queen. “When I was your age, I always did it for half an …

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For the Diary

Book now! 2017 Mother’s Day High Tea    

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PACE

A big focus this year for the music department is to get soloists and ensembles performing a lot more in the school community. So far this year we have had featured soloists at assemblies in both Primary and Secondary campuses and either the Wind Symphony or the Jazz Orchestra at …

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Sport

Term 2 Sports Preparation Week Six will mark the beginning of Term Two sport preparation.  In order to accommodate the introduction of additional sports into the training schedule, training for Term One sports will be reduced to one session per week.  During Week Six and Seven students will trial for …

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St John’s Foundation

The St John’s Foundation is delighted to announce the calendar of events for 2017. Please save the below dates and look out for further details at www.stjohnsanglicancollege.com.au Elaine MacRae Development Coordinator emacrae@sjac.qld.edu.au   Old Collegians’ Association Who are you?  What do you stand for?  Find out the answers to these …

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Important Information

Uniform Shop Trading Hours Our normal trading hours are: *The Uniform Shop is open on the first Wednesday of each term **  The Uniform Shop is open on the first Saturday home game of each term Mandy Willemse Uniform Shop Manager Bus Passes Students wishing to travel on the College’s …

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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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