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A Path Less Travelled: The Third Way

This week we have had the pleasure of listening to our Year 11 students present speeches themed ‘The Road Not Taken’. There was regular reference to Robert Frost’s poem, of the same title. Sometimes we can think about our life’s journey as a...
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Principal’s Log

Our Year 11 students provided some powerful insights as they presented their speeches addressing the theme of “The Road Not Taken” as part of the Foundation Cup Public Speaking Competition held this week. Sixteen students took the opportunity to...
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Empathy Open Hearts to Compassion

Having the ability to be empathetic opens our hearts to compassion. We live richer lives when we are able to be outward looking and recognise and respond to the strengths and needs in others around us. Our brains and the world light up as we extend...
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Principal’s Log

In the rush of life, we can find ourselves being caught up in the pressure to have more, being seen to be more and focusing on only valuing success and what we gain. In doing so we can lose sight of the growth and joy that comes through contributing...
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Reconciliation In The Cross

This week we recognised National Reconciliation Week. The artwork created by Kabi Kabi artist Maggie Douglas, contains a chevron which is a universal symbol for moving forward. With the theme of ‘Now More Than Ever’, the artwork of Maggie Douglas...
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Principal’s Log

As we engage in National Reconciliation Week, we are encouraged to deepen our understanding of the way in which actions and decisions in the past have impacted and continue to impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and to play our...
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Celebrating and Thanking Our Volunteers

So many people give generously of their time in our community to significantly add to the quality of experience for our students, their families and our staff. Parents and carers through engagement with Pacific FC, Club PLC Netball and Friends of...
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Principal’s Log

We were privileged to be able to witness the Middle and Senior College production of Sense and Sensibility last weekend. Clever direction and casting enabled the tremendous talent of students to shine through. The storyline was carried brilliantly,...
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Uplifted as We Lift

As we lift others through acts of kindness or service we are uplifted as individuals and as community. Helping others has been shown to boost a sense of belonging and purpose which are developed through making a difference. As we help others we can...
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Principal’s Log

We have continued to explore the mindset that learning occurs at the point of challenge on our 6-12 Assemblies. As we embrace the mindset that learning occurs at the point of challenge there is a shift from getting it “done” to opening the door to...
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