Issue 449 | 8 April 22 | W10T1

From the Principal

From the Principal – A Time to Reflect

I reminded the girls at our Church Services this week, that Easter is a time to reflect upon all that we are grateful for and all that we can do in the joyous service of others – friends, families, and our community.


Early Learning Centre

Junior School

Barbreck News – End of Term Update

We have enjoyed a wonderful Term 1 and look forward to many new opportunities for Term 2. Information on Barbreck's new Afterschool Club, Circles Dance Program, and parent resources on cultivating gratitude are provided in this week's Barbreck News.


From the Music Classroom – Term 1 Update

Barbreck has enjoyed singing, playing, and creating music this term. Ms Dhono Isworo, our new Performing Arts Coordinator provides a summary of the fun and learning occuring within Junior School Performing Arts and Music.


Barbreck Sport: Diving

The Armadale District Dive Carnival at St Catherine’s, Marigold Southey Sports & Aquatic Centre, was once again a great event, with many schools in our District represented.


Circles Dance Program W10T1

Circle Studios are bringing their signature ballet and jazz classes to St Catherine’s Junior School! Owned and operated by Ms Sophie McSweeney ('93), a former St Catherine's girl, and current parent, read more about the upcoming program.


Towards 2025

Student VOICES

Environment Club Update

This term our Environment Club has composted student food scraps via our worm farms, provided environment tips of the week, and encouraged students, staff, and parents to get involved in reducing carbon emissions during 'Ride to School Day'.


Senior School

Senior School Production

As Little Sally tells us “the title’s awful,” and deliberately so, but the show itself is never crude. Urinetown is a political and social satire about corporate greed, environmental issues, and idealistic youth.


School News

School AGM

St Catherine’s School will hold its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 31 May 2022 at 7.30pm.


Community News

Meet the President – Heyington Club

Straight off the banks of Lake Nagambie where St Catherine's First VIII took out the National Championship, Heyington Club President, Mrs Felicity Bongiorno (Miller '87) provides insights into St Catherine's Rowing Auxiliary.


Snowsports Pre-Season Ice Skating Event

Prior to the commencement of the Snowsports Season, Snowsports athletes and their families are invited to O'Brien Icehouse for the Snowsports Auxiliary's Pre-Season Ice-Skating Event on Sunday 1 May. Book your tickets now!


Driftwood – The Musical

Driftwood The Musical tells the inspirational story of the renowned Austrian/Australian sculptor Karl Duldig and his artist/inventor wife, Slawa Horowitz-Duldig. Slawa was also a Senior Art and Craft teacher at St Catherine’s for 16 years.