On Thursday 14th November Alumni and past and current staff and students gathered at the College to celebrate 50+ years of Padua College.Professional basketballer and past student, Liz Cambage (Class of 2008) speaks to reporter Lucy Carter on ABC’s 7.30 Report.Congratulations to Clancy Rowe (Year 9 Teresa) who auditioned and was selected to represent ‘country’ soccer referees in a new national advertising campaign supporting referees. During Term 4, our Year 10 Applied Learning Program (ALP) Personal Development classes have focussed on planning fundraising activities.The Arthurs Seat Challenge was held on Sunday 10 November 2019 in conditions ideal for runners, but a little wet and chilly for spectators and volunteers! It was another very successful day for Padua College, winning the title of Fastest School in the event!The Aspire9 Focus Week 3 took place recently and this time the Modern Church Cluster (green) Houses took part in their “City Experience.” Welcome to the November edition of Life After Padua - Past Students sharing their stories.
Celebrating Aspiration, Connection and Community
Student 1968 to 1979 (includes Primary) Padua Library staff 1979 to present (40 years!) Peppa-Rose Nettlefold and Andrew Leonard, both Year 11 students at Padua College, were selected to attend a song writing camp in LA with world-renowned songwriters in September.Katrina Greenwood receives a Life Time Achievement Award for her contributions to VCAL.Congratulations to Monique Machin and Tessa Houlihan, recipients of the 2019 Principal’s General Excellence Award.The Christmas Season is fast approaching and we are asking the whole College to assist with providing donations for hampers for families in our Padua Community who will be struggling this year.
SIS Book in a Day Awards
Padua College students from across the three campuses went to St John’s Regional College for the presentations of the SIS Book in a Day competition on Thursday 17 October.