Please enjoy the John Paul College Burgundy+Blue Newsletter, published fortnightly with The Eagle’s Eye, our Headmaster, Norm Kerley’s fortnightly video-blog.
Congratulations to 2010 alumnus Mikayla Ivanov who has received the Judges Special Mention Award and $25,000 prize money in The Australian Women’s Weekly Qantas Women of the Future Awards this afternoon in Sydney. Mikayla will use the prize money to expand the activities of her social enterprise, The Tippy Toe Co., a ballet school she founded in university for children with special needs.
Congratulations to our sportsmen and women who represented John Paul College with such pride over The Associated Schools (TAS) competition in 2017.
Congratulations to John Paul College staff member, Julie-Anne Angell (our e-learning facilitator) who has been selected as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert. Julie-Anne is one of only 90 Australians selected for the 2017-2018 period.
On Friday 8 September, 120 family and friends once again enjoyed a fun filled night of dinner, dancing and wonderful music by over 60 extremely talented students at our annual Cabaret Night held at The Glen Hotel.
John Paul College Middle School students recognised R U OK Day with a fun run and sausage sizzle fundraiser for Rosies – Friends on the Street.
John Paul College was delighted to host best-selling author and presenter Rebecca Sparrow on Thursday, 7 September, for her ‘Before You Hit Send’ community presentation to parents and students.
John Paul College congratulates 2008 alumnus, Milan Gandhi. Milan has been named the Australian Law Student of the Year at the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards held in Sydney on September 1. Milan is in his final year of Law at The University of Queensland (UQ) and is a research clerk at McCullough Robertson.
Monthly Mother Tongue meetings are held to celebrate the wide range of mother tongues (the language a person learned first and uses the most) spoken by families at John Paul College.
Congratulations to Rhiannen Gimpel – an exceptional teacher and staff member – who, on Friday night, was announced as the Middle Years Educator of the Year at the Adolescent Success annual awards celebration.