Category: Senior School


Year 12 Parents SATAC applications due by end of term

By Tracey Wilson,

  If your child is intending to go to university or TAFE next year, they should apply through SATAC by the end of this term. If applications are not submitted and paid for by 28 September a large late fee will apply. Preferences can still be reordered after this date, if your child is intending  … Read more

Year 12 Seniors Jumper and Rugby Top 2019

By Tracey Wilson,

  As is customary and a privilege for their Senior Year, Year 12 students can purchase and wear a Seniors Jumper with the School Uniform, and a Seniors Rugby Top for sports uniform days. Please be aware that the Rugby Jumper is not to be worn with the formal uniform. The purchase of these tops  … Read more

The Great Book Swap

By Tracey Wilson,

The Great Book Swap Did you know that more than 130 million book titles have been published world wide? Did you know that the Japanese have a word (tsundoku) for buying more books than you can read? Did you know that the Great Book Swap of St John’s will be held at lunch on Wednesday?  … Read more

Year 10 / 11 P.A.R.T.Y. Program – Flinders Medical Centre

By Tracey Wilson,

  We have the opportunity to attend the P.A.R.T.Y. Program (Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth). This is an in hospital injury and prevention program that aims to show students first hand, some of the tragic consequences that can occur if they participate in risk-taking behaviour, as well as the choices they can make  … Read more

The Great Book Swap

By Tracey Wilson,

  You are probably aware that regular reading extends our vocabulary, but did you know that it also improves our analytical skills and enhances our memories? Even better, books create an escape where we can immerse ourselves in other worlds. The Great Book Swap will take place at lunch on Wednesday 12 September (Week 8)  … Read more

Homestay Accommodation required

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents We are currently seeking Homestay accommodation for a male International Student. 14 year old Suntoy moved to Adelaide from Shanghai, China and started in our new language centre class at the beginning of Term 3. Suntoy is a bright and friendly student who shows dedication and determination to his study in Australia. The  … Read more

Maintaining Momentum

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

It is the early hours of Sunday morning and I am trying to get ahead. In the midst of a busy weekend, with a busy week looming ahead, I am making every effort to ensure that I keep on top of my work. Managing a busy life, creating work- life balance, ensuring ongoing positive wellbeing  … Read more

SATAC Information Evening PowerPoint

By Tracey Wilson,

    Please find the attached PowerPoint presentation from the SATAC information evening held on Wednesday 8 August. Virginia Castine   SATAC information PowerPoint