Ripples Edition 15 | 15 October 2020

Principal’s Message

Human nature in many ways echoes the natural world in its caprice and unpredictability. Sometimes our behaviour can be wilful, destructive and ‘unnatural.’ Human beings are capable of unspeakable cruelty. Yet,  just as we can with the natural world, we have the power to exert some good influence over human …

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Community News

College Creations Secondary St John’s Anglican College warmly invites our community to the annual College Creations Showcase. View art pieces created by Secondary students throughout the year and take a tour of the Design Centre to experience virtual reality, game making, film making, robotics and drones. This year, you can …

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Secondary News

QUT STEM Camp On the September school holidays, we embarked on a challenging camp with 100 other like-minded students to experience life in STEM fields. It began with an insightful tour of the QUT facilities, featuring the solar panel trees and the renowned Cube. The orientation was not only an …

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Primary News

Although it has been a very different kind of year it only seems like yesterday that we commenced school for 2020. So much has happened out of the ordinary, including learning from home for a period of time, but our students have made good progress and are thriving. In this …

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Sport

Secondary  TAS Swimming On Wednesday 7 October St John’s took a small swimming team to the TAS Swimming Championship – 35 students attended from Primary and 16 students from Secondary. The highlight of the day was our 12-13 years girls medley relay team winning the relay and backing up shortly …

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Performing Arts

This term we have welcomed back more of our Performing Arts ensembles with COVID-19 safe plans in place. It has been so lovely to hear our larger ensembles making music again. Last Friday the Year Four students trialled instruments to learn in 2021. The Instrumental music staff were able to …

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