Ripples Edition 16 | 29 October 2020

Principal’s Message

In some southern states of Australia, there is an old saying ‘that once the Jacarandas are in bloom, it is too late to start studying because exams already are upon you’. Forest Lake Boulevard is a flush of purple footpaths as our Year 12 students mark off another 2020 milestone …

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Community News

Old Collegians’ Awards Breakfast The Old Collegians’ Awards recognises the exceptional achievements of St John’s graduates in many fields of endeavour, in tertiary study, professional life and in the community in which they live. From the earliest graduates in 2000 to the most recent in 2019, all of our graduates …

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Secondary News

College Creations Our annual College Creations exhibition on Friday 23 October was a wonderful evening that provided an opportunity for the College community to celebrate our students’ artistic and creative talents. Guests were inspired by the uniquely meaningful and multi-layered works of Visual Art students, innovativeness of the Design and …

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Primary News

It has been such a joy to welcome families back onto school grounds in recent weeks. Many families have been able to visit our College Creations displays and Book Fair, despite restrictions on numbers due to ongoing physical distancing requirements. Our school is not quite the same without our families …

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Sport

Secondary Year 10 Boys Volleyball Schools Cup The Year 10 Boys Volleyball team recently competed at the Queensland Intermediate Schools Cup Volleyball Tournament. Entering into Division One, the boys took on some quality competition to claim the Bronze medal.  The team consisting of Lachlan Cooper, Sebastian Delaney, Mitchell Hewitt, Toby …

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Performing Arts

Old Collegian Workshop On Monday 19 October, we were delighted to welcome back to the College, Old Collegian Egan Sun Bin (Class of 2017) to run a Drama workshop with our Year 9, 10 and 11 Drama classes. Egan is in his final few weeks of his Acting degree at …

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