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From the Acting Headmaster+

Today’s Newsletter has been published as boys are leaving their classrooms, ready to enjoy the School holidays. It has been a busy term and I know that students and staff are both excited for the holidays and in need of a break before we move into the final term of...

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From the Chapel: Christians may vote “yes”+

One of the things Jesus was absolutely passionate about was justice and equality for all people. This is the starting point in any societal debate in which Christians might participate. It is, unsurprisingly, something that young people are naturally passionate about too. One of the areas that Christianity easily connects...

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Changes to Oval House Reception opening times+

Dear Parents and Guardians, For your reference, the Oval House Reception opening hours will change in Term 4. Please note that opening times will change to Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm, with no extended opening days.  

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Invitation: Sundowner on 20 October 2017+

The Saints Parents' Boat Club Committee invites you to celebrate the beginning of the 2017/18 rowing season. Click to book.

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Disruptions to traffic on North Tce, Adelaide+

For the reference of all parents, guardians and staff. Please see the attached information flyer on road works that will commence on North Terrace, Adelaide on 1 October 2017. View here

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Say ‘yes’ to digital – Saints publication+

In the feedback obtained from our recent Parent Communications Survey, indicated that many members of our community would prefer to receive publications in a digital format. We are ready to put your feedback into action but we need your help. To OPT-IN to digital publications please visit www.stpeters.sa.edu.au/update

Read More+ 8 months ago

Community safety+

To ensure the safety of our students, staff and the general public, please take care when driving on School grounds. Please note the speed limits and exercise caution when driving over pedestrian crossings, public footpaths and when merging into traffic while exiting the School grounds. There have been a number...

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Photographs on social media+

Out of respect to other families within our School Community, St Peter’s College asks that photographs taken at any School event or function that contain images of other students not be published, distributed to others or placed on any form of social media, without the consent of the relevant student’s...

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2018 Student Leadership Positions+

It is with pleasure that I announce the following boys have been selected as School Prefects for 2018: Alexander Adams Chisomo Banzi Tom Beresford Sam Burton David Daniel Kosta Dimitropoulos James Donlan Hamish Gitsham Hugo Hart Sam Langley William Ritossa Hamish Sarah Jordan Schultz Ben Stuart David Quan Fabian Wightman...

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From the Director of Sport & Athletic Development+

Athletics Carnival and Athletics Day Friday 22 September saw our Senior School come together for the annual Athletics Carnival on the Caterer, Wilson and Farr ovals. The grounds were a sea of colour as boys represented their Houses in individual and team championship, House and participation style events. In the...

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From the Head of Middle Years+

We were blessed with a perfect day for the Senior School Athletics Carnival in Week 9. I congratulate all Middle Years boys for their exceptional participation in the day, and the way in which they represented their respective Houses. Well done in particular to Adam G (Year 8) for his...

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Tournament for more than just minds+

Saints competed at the Tournament of Minds on Sunday 10 September at Flinders University.We fielded two teams; one in science technology and one in engineering mathematics. Science technology The science technology team were successful in winning the state competition, with their risky and flamboyant solution to the long-term challenge. By...

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Annual Languages Soccer Cup+

On Friday 8 September the language students from Years 7 to 12 took to the Lloyd Oval, in the annual languages soccer cup, to see which language would be crowned the junior and senior winners for 2017. Juniors The junior games results and MVPs were: China vs France (1-0)                          ...

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Enterprising Saints students on show in the Australian eChallenge+

Have you ever thought what it would be like to develop your own innovative solution to a real-world problem, and expose your idea to feedback from a group of experts, academics, business owners and the general public – all within two months of starting the process? On Friday 15 September, 11 Year...

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Concerning Careers+

References Often students require school references for tertiary applications (in particular overseas applications) or residential college applications. The references can usually be categorised as being academic or personal/character type references. The School does have a policy to support students requiring a reference or school based referees. Any student requiring a...

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From the Head of Junior School+

Continued from Victoria Prooday, Occupational Therapist It is important that parents teach delayed gratification and provide opportunities for ”boredom”, as boredom is the time when creativity awakens. They should not: feel responsible for being their child’s entertainment crew. use technology as a cure for boredom. use technology during meals, in...

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Art Exhibition+

During Term 3 the Junior School hosted it’s annual Art Exhibition; the exhibition was a celebration of student artwork, influenced by Australian art, artists and techniques. Titled ‘Australian Art’, the exhibition was opened by our 2017 Junior School Art Captain, Wyl G. A rich and diverse number of Australian artists...

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SAPSASA achievements+

Congratulations to Jude G who has been selected in the SAPSASA Tennis Team for 2017. Jude will compete in the Bruce Cup in Victoria in mid October, 2017. Congratulations to Harvey W who has been selected in the SAPSASA Basketball Team for 2017. Harvey will compete in the International Pacific...

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House Singing Competition+

Through a variety of activities, the boys in the Junior School have the opportunity to contribute to our House program. These activities can range from public speaking to sporting events, chess debating or our most recent event – House Singing. On Wednesday 20 September, all boys from Year 3 to...

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ICAS English Competition+

Congratulations to the following boys who have been awarded a High Distinction (top 1% of SA and NT), in this year’s ICAS English Competition.Casper C, Oliver G, Ian I, Noah L, Darren N, Jack P, Ross P, Gunin S, Jake W and Henry X. Congratulations to the following boys who...

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French news: 2017 SAFTA Poetry Reciting Competition+

St Peter’s College once again entered the South Australian French Teacher’s Association Poetry Recital competition, ‘La Poésie Récitée’. We entered students in the R/I, 2/3 and 6/7 categories. The Reception/Year 1 poem was called, ‘As – tu froid?’ (Are you cold?), the Year 2 poem was entitled, ‘Trotte petit cheval’...

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