Category Archives: News & Events

Supervised Student Access to Mannix Gym

05/03/2018 Suzie McErvale

Salesian College Chadstone has organised for Years 9 -12 students to have access to the Mannix gym before and after school, with these sessions being supervised by the coaches from Acceleration Melbourne. If you are interested, you will need to register using this link. The form includes a waiver and seeks the parental consent required for the sessions. Please note that as you will not currently have a username and password, one will be created for you w

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Student Congress

05/03/2018 Suzie McErvale

On Wednesday 28 February, sixty-four leaders across Years 8-12 congregated for Student Congress. At this formal event, our leaders brainstormed and debated their own ideas from Term 4 Congress. Our main categories were Education, Sports, Arts/Drama, and General Matters. Our rich and extensive discussions resulted in only eight ideas being discussed, out of around 30! One of the big decisions made was the unanimous vote to dismiss the suggestion of iPads replaci

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School Improvement Plan

05/03/2018 Suzie McErvale

School Improvement Our School Improvement Plan has hit the ground running in Term One, with all staff actively engaging in our newly allocated Wednesday afternoon meeting time. This extra time has allowed all staff to reflect on what our current and collective strengths are (in terms of our teaching and learning) and it has also given us the means to identify areas in which we think we could use a little improvement. In response to this, we are setting up

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Project Compassion

05/03/2018 Suzie McErvale

Caritas Australia is the international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia. They are a member of the Fundraising Institute of Australia and the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID). Caritas Australia’s annual Lenten fundraising and awareness raising appeal is traditionally referred to as Project Compassion. It brings thousands of Australians together in solidarity with the world's poor to help end povert

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Oz Bosco

05/03/2018 Suzie McErvale

Oz Bosco is an annual Salesian Youth Event. It is a weekend of Joy, Fun, Friends, Faith and Festivity, with special guest speakers, workshops, Prayer and Liturgy, group sessions and a variety of recreational activities. Oz Bosco is open for young people from 15-25 years. Youth teams, students, youth leaders and anyone connected with the Salesians of Don Bosco who would like to attend are welcome. It is a fully supervised event. Students from Year 10, 11 and

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