Newsletter - APR 29, 2016

Follow Us On Social Media

Are you following us on social media? Important communication will continue to be emailed, posted and placed in the newsletter but social media is another way to keep up to date with the happenings here at St Paul's. Read More

Please Bookmark Links for Future Reference

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Canteen Menu

Click here to view the Canteen Menu. Read More

Thursday Sport Arrangements Years 7 to 10, Term 1

Please click on the link below to view Term 1 Sport Arrangements for Years 7 to 10. Read More

A Reminder To All Parents and Guardians

Please do not drive inside the College gates to drop off or pick up your son(s). This is a WHS concern.  Read More

Making Great Study Notes

With the end of term approaching it is time to think about study notes. But why now? Well many students wait until just before examination time to even consider their study notes then there is no time to learn them and no time to practise the skills of the subject.  Read More

Host a Japanese Student in July

Are you ready to perform a random act of kindness? St Paul’s annually hosts students from our “brother school” Waseda, in Tokyo. We are currently looking for homestay families to host a student from 24 July to 4 August 2016. Boys from Waseda are aged between 13-15 years old and come to school every day with your son. Read More

P&F Meeting

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Parent Reflection Morning

Mr Mark Baker invites you to our parent reflection morning on Tuesday 17th May 2016 on the Gift of Mercy. An opportunity to truly stop and reflect on our understanding of mercy. We will explore how this is experienced in our families and some tools which may support us along the way. Read More

UMAT Application for Medical Science places at University (Year 12 Only)

UMAT is developed by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) on behalf of the UMAT Consortium universities. The test is used specifically to assist with the selection of students into the medicine, dentistry and health science degree programs.  Read More

Australian Defence Force Gap Year Applications Open for Year 12 Students

Details of all the Gap Year roles are available at Employment commences early 2017.  Read More

Trial-a-trade: Cookery, Patisserie, Barista and Hospitality Workshop

William Angliss Institute are running free workshops during school holidays (12th April. 5th July and 4th October). Please refer to here for booking and more information on this exciting opportunity. Read More

National Collection of Disability Data - Information For Parents

The Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (the national data collection) is a joint initiative of all Australian governments and all state and territory government and non-government education authorities.  Read More

High Flyer

While the other students in Year 11 are trying to get their Learner’s permit and some their Provisional Driver’s License, Jake Walker has been pursuing a dream that has captured his imagination since he was a toddler. Jake has made the first steps to becoming an airline pilot! Read More

Mind Full or Mindful?

Mindfulness and other Stress Management tools for High School Students. Read More

P&F Funds

The P&F have been able to assist the College with some much needed purchases over the past few months including 150 desks, 150 examination tables and 750 chairs for the new hall as well as photocopiers for the College.  Read More

P&F News

The Years 7, 8 & 9 Dance held on Friday 18th March was a great success with over 350 kids attending. This was the first dance we have been able to hold at The College in The Waterford Hall and it proved to be a wonderful venue. Read More

Praisefest Friday 13 May, Terrigal Parish

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Mass This Sunday 1 May

You and your family and friends are invited to join us for Mass this Sunday as students from the St Paul’s Liturgical Band play at the 6:00pm Mass at St Mary’s Catholic Church. The College band is currently recruiting new members, so please feel free to offer your music or vocal talents on the night. If you would like to join please see Mrs Grimes at the College for further details.  Read More

Mother's Day Raffle

Students travelling to Poland for WYD16 have been selling raffle tickets in the lead up to Mother’s Day next Sunday 8 May. Win Mum a fabulous package worth $850, which includes a cosmetics hamper, a signed copy of Giovanni Pilu’s Cookbook and a bottle of Champagne.  Read More


In Week 3 of this Term the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) will be completed by students in Year 7 and Year 9. NAPLAN assesses the literacy and numeracy skills of students across Australian schools. Read More

From The Principal

Dear Parents, This week I would like to present to you the speech given by Ivica Covic in Year 12 at the Manly ANZAC Day ceremony. It is a speech that sums up what we are aiming to achieve here at St Paul’s. Ivica’s address demonstrates the values and personal qualities we seek to develop in our young men. Read More

Assistant Principal

Dear Parents, Term 2 is upon us and I certainly hope that the boys have had a restful break as this Term brings with it examination and assessment blocks for Years 7 to 11, and the last semester of school for our HSC cohort. Read More

Information Resource Centre Display

A collection of World War I and World War II memorabilia is on display in the IRC.This assembly of objects consists of trench art, medals, photographs, post cards, and objects retrieved from the battlefields of Europe.  Read More

Sport Report and Upcoming Events

St Augustine’s Invitational Rugby 7s  Read More

Bid & Bowls WYD - Sunday 1st May 2016

WYD16 Bid & Bowl this Sunday 1 May, Harbord Bowling Club from 1:00pm  Read More

National Youth Science Forum

The National Youth Science Forum is a unique program that offers students entering their final year of secondary school the opportunity to learn about study options in the diverse fields of science, engineering and technology.  Read More