Newsletter - February 20, 2015

Please Bookmark Links for Future Reference

College Website:          Read More

Canteen Menu

Click here to view the Canteen Menu. Read More

Thursday Sport Term 3

Please click on the link below to view Term 3 sport arrangements for Years 7 to 10.  Read More

Enrolment Information

Year 7 2017 enrolments will close on Friday 17 April 2015. All late applications received after this date will be placed onto a separate waiting list. Read More

Host a Japanese Student in August

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 the 26th July to 7th August 2015. Read More

#ShareJesus this Lent

This Lent we are participating in a new video social media project called #ShareJesus. I wanted to ask you if you would join me in being a part of this.  Read More

From the Bursar

Thank you to all families who have paid their first instalment of College Fees for 2015. Reminder emails will be sent during the month of March to those families where nil payment has been made. Read More

Reminder to Return Permission Form

Thank you to the families who have signed and returned the Video/Photography Permission Form. If you are yet to complete this, please do so as soon as possible. No signed form means no photograph. Read More

Become A Volunteer

Not all job experience needs to be paid employment. Volunteering can be very rewarding and will help you develop life skills that are very important. If you are interested in doing something worthwhile that will be of benefit to others please click on the link below: Read More

The Stress of Teen Success

Adolescence is an age of freedom; an age when taking responsibility is for someone else; an age of live for today and let the future takecare of itself. Right? Well, not really. Read More

10 Golden Rules for Parenting Success in 2015

As the requirements for effective parenting shift and there seems even less time to juggle family life, here are 10 golden rules to guide you on your parenting journey. Read More

Praise & Worship Night - Friday 6 March

We would love to begin Praise and Worship Night for 2015 Read More

From The Principal

Dear Parents, Ash Wednesday this year is celebrated on 18th February and marks the beginning of Lent. Read More

Assistant Principal

It is difficult to see how we can already be at the end of week 4, we have had an extremely busy start to the year and both students and staff seem to have settled in well.  Read More

Year 7 Academic Skills Information Seminar

All Year 7 students and their parents/caregivers are invited to attend an Academic Skills Information Seminar on Monday, 2 March from 6pm to 7pm in N43-N46.  Read More

Brookvale McDonald's Now Hiring

Want to be part of a team? Meet new people? And get paid? Our franchise is currently hiring crew for Monday to Friday night’s and all weekend day parts at Brookvale McDonalds restaurant.  Read More

Year 7 Camp - New Friends, Expanding Zones of Comfort

Term one, week three, only ten full days of high-schooling completed and away go 135 St Paul’s ‘newbies’ to the Southern Cross Outdoor Education Centre, Somersby. After the usual morning jitters of departing from Mum or Dad, the boys and their luggage were piled onto three buses and sent to embrace new friendships and overcome personal challenges.  Read More

New Lenovo Thinkpads

Last Monday saw the handout for the new Lenovo Thinkpad’s to Year 7 and Year 10. Parents and students arrived eagerly to collect these devices on Monday evening.  Read More

2015 Assessment Handbooks

The 2015 Years 7-12 Assessment Handbooks can now be accessed via the College website at  Read More

Help Needed for the St Paul’s Open Evening BBQ

The P&F will be organising the Open Evening BBQ on Thursday 5 March. We are looking for volunteers to help us with setting up, cooking & serving.  Read More

Graduating from University is No Longer Enough to Get a Job

Finding employment is becoming increasingly competitive and difficult. Current data states that gaining a degree is no longer enough. With this increase in difficultly it is important students thoroughly research the field they wish to pursue and apply for as many opportunities they can such as internships, volunteering programs, part-time jobs.)  Read More

Food for Life - Project Compassion

This Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent and the St Paul’s College community we will be observing the Christian tradition of prayer, fasting and charity. This means there will be no meat in the canteen on Wednesdays, the boys may choose to give something up or help someone in need.   Read More

Shrove Tuesday - Fundraising for Project Compassion

On Tuesday, students made and sold pancakes for $1.00 at recess to raise money for Project Compassion. Over $150 was raised. Thank you to all involved. Read More

Ash Wednesday Liturgy

On Wednesday, the teachers and students of St Paul's participated in our annual Ash Wednesday liturgy led by the Year 12 Prefects.  Read More

Years 11 College Blazer Orders

Any student in Year 11 who has not yet ordered their College blazer, please go to Pickles Schoolwear at 42 Wattle Road Brookvale, along with a parent, to have a blazer fitted as soon as possible. Year 11 are required to wear grey long trousers in Terms 2 and 3 with their blazer.  Read More

Important Term One Information for Families

The week before the students returned to school, you will have received a package in the mail with a 2015 College Calendar and a letter with important Term One dates and events. Read More