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    Web-Preference Details (Year 8, 9, 10 and 11 Students)
    by Andrew Bryson - Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 9:59 AM
     

    A reminder current Year 9 and 10 students will complete their subject preferences as part of their Subject Selection Interviews on Thursday 16 August. Year 8 and 11 students will enter their subject preferences during allocated times with their Pastoral Leader throughout this week.

    Students have received details in how to enter their subjects for 2019 and once they have entered their subject selections online, they will receive a receipt of their preferences. Students are asked to return this receipt signed by their parents indicating their endorsement of the subjects their son has selected to their Pastoral Leader by Tuesday 21 August.

    A reminder more information about the subjects offered at each year level is available to view on MyMarcellin at Course and Subject Details.

    If you have any queries regarding the subject selection process or any of the above details please contact your son’s Pastoral Leader, Liz Sullivan (Head of Learning 7-9), Kalli Koniaras (Head of Learning 10-12), Pauline Bellofiore (Head of Junior School) or  Sarah Pyle (Head of Senior School).

     
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    Subject Selection – The Opportunity To Grow, Connect, Succeed And Thrive In A Changing World
    by Andrew Bryson - Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 9:46 AM
     

    I recently read the following quote, “The strategies and innovations that brought us here are insufficient to take us there”. Reflecting on this simple yet powerful message about the world of education and the future of learning, I noted the significant role schools must play in ensuring that they provide a breadth and depth of learning opportunities for students to learn and develop new skills across a range of subjects and through authentic learning experiences.

    As we enter the final stages of the subject selection process, this is an important message for all of us to reflect ...

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    Faith Matters
    by Carolyn Young - Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 12:05 PM
     

    EncounterMC

    Recently our junior youth group, EncounterMC, went on an excursion with their coordinator, Ms. Amy Garnham, to The Big Issue offices. Read on to learn more from EncounterMC members James Francis, Ethan Hunt and Franczel Navarro.

    For the past weeks, EncounterMC have been learning about homelessness and ways to end it. On Wednesday August 1 we had a chance to visit The Big Issue. The Big Issue is an independent magazine company that supports homeless and disadvantaged people. They help them by giving them jobs to work at The Big Issue and support them to sell the magazines on the ...

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    Globalisation Week
    by Andrew Bryson - Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 3:37 PM
     

    Globalisation - Languages at Marcellin Week celebrates the different languages and cultures within our College within the broader community. Throughout this week there have been a number of activities to showcase the diverse cultures within our community and highlight the benefits of studying a Language at Marcellin.
    Our College Languages Department lead by John DiNatale and Languages staff including Languages Captains, Luke Davoli and Nicholas Crabb are to be commended for their work in organising a number of activities throughout this week including the Globalisation assembly held last Friday. They are also to be applauded for their continued commitment to ensure students have the opportunity to learn a Language at Marcellin and also to experience the many cultures of our wonderful community.
    To keep updated and to follow these activities please follow us on Twitter @Marcellin.

     
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    Web-Preference Details
    by Andrew Bryson - Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 3:35 PM
     

    Over the coming weeks Year 7 to 11 students will receive an email with a link to their web-preference details. This will provide them access and details on how to enter their subject selections for 2019.
     
    Current Year 9 and 10 students will complete their preferences as part of their Subject Selection Interviews on Thursday 16 August. Year 7, 8 and 11 students will enter their web-preferences during allocated times with their Pastoral Leader. Students will receive a reminder about these details and we encourage parents to discuss the activities students have been completing in preparation for selecting their subjects for next year.
     
    A reminder more information about the subjects offered at each year level is available to view on MyMarcellin at Course and Subject Details.
     

    If you have any queries regarding the subject selection process or any of the above details please contact your son’s Pastoral Leader, Liz Sullivan (Head of Learning 7-9), Kalli Koniaras (Head of Learning 10-12), Pauline Bellofiore (Head of Junior School) or Sarah Pyle (Head of Senior School).