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Social Entrepreneurship – Making the World a Better Place Thursday 20th October 2016 News and Events News Item

It is no coincidence that we have witnessed a surge of interest from students – individuals and groups – making representations to staff and peers about ‘making a difference’.


Coding Connections Wednesday 5th October 2016 News and Events News Item

t’s 3.40pm on a Wednesday afternoon and there is a hum of intensity surrounding the Tech Tank area of the Noelene Munns Learning Centre. The computers are in overdrive, and are being put through their paces by the 25 Years 1 – 6 students who attend the Coding and Robotics Club.


No Limits – Student, Inventor, Entrepreneur, CEO Tuesday 4th October 2016 News and Events News Item

John Paul College Year 12 student and Vice Captain, Taj Pabari rises at 4.00 am each week day to run his company all before coming to school.


Making our Technology Relevant, Engaging and Contemporary Friday 30th September 2016 News and Events News Item

Gone are the days where education was as simple as reading, writing and arithmetic.

Today, our students are expected to learn a variety of skills within a variety of disciplines to keep up with our changing world. The expectations of what students should learn in schools have been drastically altered in the digital age.


Inspiring Dignity – One cuppa at a time Thursday 29th September 2016 News and Events News Item

It’s 7.00 pm when the van rolls in. Already there is a crowd. On board is tea, coffee, Milo, cordial, packets of soup, Vienna buns, Danishes and loaves of bread.


Middle School Debating Teams Clean Sweep Wednesday 31st August 2016 News and Events News Item

Well done to our Middle School debating teams who have achieved a clean sweep in the Circuit Debating Competition. We are proud to announce that our Year 7, 8 and 9 teams have topped their table and are premiers in their respective divisions.


What Makes a School the Best? Monday 29th August 2016 News and Events News Item

“At John Paul College, we are educating our students with the skills and mindsets for jobs of the future concentrating on “the worldwide trends that will shape tomorrow’s jobs…” by Mr Peter Foster, Headmaster.


Genevieve LaCaze has PB fever! Thursday 18th August 2016 News and Events News Item

It’s official – Genevieve LaCaze has PB fever! Genevieve last night recorded her 13th personal best time of the season and ran her heart out to qualify for her second final at the Rio Olympics – this time in the 5000m.


Celebrating our Foundation Day Monday 15th August 2016 News and Events News Item

On Monday, we celebrated our Foundation Day. This is a special day when the entire school family has a chance to reflect not only the beginnings of the College and its founders, but also on the significant development since the College’s inception.


Kevin Designs the Rugby Shirt to celebrate National Reconciliation Week at John Paul College Thursday 2nd June 2016 News and Events News Item

As part of the theme of Reconciliation, Kevin in Year 10 suggested that it might be appropriate for the John Paul College First XV Rugby Team to play a round dedicated to the indigenous people of Australia.


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