Ripples Edition 1 | 7 February 2019

Principal’s Message

A New Beginning To be an educator of young people is to be in a position of tremendous privilege and reward; to be a teacher is to be a member of the noblest of professions; to be fortunate enough to be Principal of St John’s Anglican College is to be …

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Primary News

The 2019 school year promises to be one filled with wonderful learning opportunities and life long memories. We welcome all the new families and staff members that have joined us this year. On the Primary campus we have Mrs Michele Wright teaching Year Five, Mrs Kimberley Samanes in Year Four, …

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Curriculum

It was such a great pleasure to see all the new and returning students ready for 2019 . The campus was alive and buzzing, and I hope all students had an enjoyable start to the year, catching up with friends and meeting new teachers. My name is Will Weeks and …

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Pastoral Care

2019 Theme Many of you witnessed the exciting and energetic start to school this year with the Year 12 leaders choosing Super Saints as their theme. They have been inspired by Social Entrepreneur,  Alex Linely who promotes the belief that realising your strengths is the smallest thing that you can do …

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Lake Side Reflection

Welcome Back! Archbishop Phillip Aspinall’s message for Anglican Schools in 2019, is inviting us to be places of generous hospitality. Our new Principal, Mrs McIvor’s address at the Secondary campus, extended the invitation to be generous in our hospitality, suggesting that our school needed to be a place where everyone …

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PACE

Welcome to 2019, a year to shine and bring joy to our world through the Arts and what a wonderful start to the year we have had. On Tuesday 29, January we had our PACE Preparation Day, where the Wind Symphony, Academy Strings and College Chorale came together to rehearse for …

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SPORT

Secondary Sport TAS Round One Congratulations to all the students who tried their best on Saturday 2 February as we travelled to Canterbury College for our opening round of TAS fixtures.  Overall our girls improved their performance over Canterbury College by increasing their win/loss ratio by one victory.  Overall the boys …

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Dates for the Diary

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Important Information

Congratulations to Sharon Singh Congratulation to Secondary teacher Mrs Sharon Singh who recently has been appointed to the Australian Computer Society (ACS) Profession Advisory Board (PAB) ICT Educators Committee. ACS is the largest professional body in Australia representing the ICT sector with her role including proactively providing, at a national …

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St John’s Foundation

Meet the Directors Each edition we will introduce you to some of the Directors of the St John’s Foundation Board. Ms Felicity Bailey, Director, St John’s Foundation Board Felicity was a parent of the College for 12 years with daughters Julia graduating in 2014 and Charlotte in 2017. During this …

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Old Collegians

Learn How to Fly Program for Students Old Collegian Paige Devenish (2015) recently commenced working for Brisbane Aviators as a Flight Instructor. Late last year Paige successfully completed and passed the Flight Instructor Rating test permitting her to conduct flight training in an aircraft including flight training for a pilot …

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P&F Association

2019 P&F Welcome Event Please join the P&F Association together with the Friends of The School team on Friday 22 February from 6.00pm at the Primary Campus, Alpine Place to welcome you to the new school year at St John’s Anglican College. We are delighted to also welcome Principal, Mrs …

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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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