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.Meet former Padua student and Primary School Teacher, Emma Cooper (class of 2013). Thank you Emma for taking the time to share your story since leaving Padua. Padua Alumni Team 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.VCE Premier’s Award - Natalie Winsall
I was pleased to attend the VCE Premier’s Awards on 3 June 2019 to see Year 11 Merton student, Natalie Winsall be presented with this prestigious award. Friday 14 June is a Report Writing Day for teachers and as such there will be no scheduled classes. Students are encouraged to use this day for at home study.Life After Padua
Meet former Padua student and App Designer Luke Pearce (class of 2011). We thank Luke for taking the time to share a little bit about his story, after leaving Padua.
Every Monday at lunchtime, a group of dedicated and talented Year 7-9 students from the Tyabb Campus meet in the Art room with Mr Tyrrell, Mrs Fitzgerald and Mrs Colcott to work on a range of different Art projects. This group recently completed a large, collaborative painting of a Frida Kahlo self-portrait, which they started late last year.All Padua Year 7 students have been involved in “Tough Padder” – an obstacle course located at our Mornington Campus.
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Padua College presents a night of great music and entertainment featuring our talented Music and Dance students. The following activities are taking place at our Mornington Campus (room U106) over the next few weeks to help us to de-stress, move away from technology and interact with each other!