On Wednesday 21 August 2019, the Victorian Court of Appeal announced that Cardinal George Pell’s appeal has been dismissed and that he will continue to serve his sentence in jail.A group of seven students from the Tyabb Campus travelled to Queensland over the weekend to represent Padua in the National Schoolaerobics Championships,Meet former Padua student and boarder Rocco Tropea (1954 - 1957). We thank Rocco for taking the time to share a little bit about his time, since leaving Padua in 1957. Read Rocco’s story: A great day of Netball at the All-Schools Netball Championships at Knox with eight Padua Super Teams representing Padua College on Monday 5 August.We are very excited have 9 students start our new Hands on Learning (HoL) Pilot Program, which is held at Padua College - Tyabb Campus every Monday.The Warralong Indigenous Immersion Experience allows a selected group of Padua College students to experience life in a remote aboriginal community.Life at Padua 1944-1946 Memories from Sister Kathleen Quinn
Sister Kathleen Quinn, along with 14 other Sisters of Mercy visited Padua College, Mornington Campus on June 5, 2019 to tour our new Whyte Senior Learning Centre named in honour of two trailblazing Sisters of Mercy, Life After Padua
Meet former Padua student and singer songwriter Oskar Proy (class of 2017). We thank Oskar for taking the time to share a little bit about his story since leaving Padua. Read Oskar’s story: Tuesday 18 June was the anniversary of Laudato Si – the signing of the Pope’s pledge for urgent action to save the environment. To celebrate the occasion the Year 12 Creation and the Environment Class organised our first annual event, which raised funds for the ‘Bright Night Project’ in East Timor. On Wednesday 19 June, the recently passed Voluntary Assisted Dying legislation became law in Victoria. In specific circumstances, the legislation allows those with a terminal illness in Victoria to enquire of a member of the medical profession to assist them to die.Information sessions for Year 9 Students and Parents will be held at 4.30pm, 5.15pm, 6.00pm OR 6.45pm in the Pearson Lecture Theatre, Whyte Centre. Bookings Essential!World Scout Jamboree Oscar Taylor, Year 9 Sebastian
Congratulations to Oscar Taylor (Year 9 Sebastian 1) who has been selected to attend the 24th World Scout Jamboree in West Virginia, USA next month.