Category: Wellbeing

Year 3-6 Wellbeing Lessons – Friendology 101

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, Please click here to find some information on the ‘Friendology’ program that we are implementing in Year 3-6 this year – building on the pilot program the Year 2 students participated in, during Semester 2, 2019. This program focuses on the knowledge, skills and awareness needed to build and maintain positive and healthy  … Read more

Year 9 Rite Journey – Mentoring

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, We know that learning how to be an adult in any society requires guidance, mentoring and a great many conversations. Adolescents are best supported during this journey by a broad and supportive community and a diverse range of experiences and conversations. We strongly encourage each student to establish a mentor for 2020; an  … Read more

Year 10 & 11 Driver Education Program

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents Driver education has been a focus in the media lately and there have been various media reports recently regarding the low standards of Driving Instructors and Examiners. We know that a large number of our students are near to commencing their driving lives and we share your desire to support them to develop  … Read more

Secondary Campus Counselling Service

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear families, We have a counselling service based on the Secondary Campus and in 2020 this can be accessed on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. We have two wonderful counsellors to support our students, with Michael Sharp continuing from last year, and Mandy Seyfang joining our school community this year. Both Michael and Mandy are highly  … Read more

What is my purpose? What do I have to give?

By Amanda Bertschinger,

These are two big questions our Year 9 students explore during Term 4, as part of the final stages of their Rite Journey year. On the weekend, our Year 9s participated in Relay For Life in Belair National Park, raising awareness and money for the work of the Cancer Council. This event provides such an  … Read more