What a blessing it is to gather in the holy presence of God. Grades 6, 11 and 12 joined the parish community for Holy Mass.
“There is always hope and make sure you have the heart to back up that hope. Be victors, be prepared; your future is marching in. God is always near you. Good night, God bless and live Jesus in your hearts forever.” Mr Berndsen in his final address to the Grade 6s of 2021.
Hobby Day! Pupils signed up to do two activities that they love and enjoy from various hobby options presented. These included decoupage, making beaded bangles, birding, fitness/hiking (Cupp’a Run), creating vision boards, kite making, creating paper flowers, gardening, skating and building lego. What a happy way to learn and grow.
Congratulations to all the Gr4 - 6 pupils who participated in the JS Inter-house Public Speaking on 20 October.
As Mr Andrew Hansen, one of the adjudicators commented, 'It takes a great deal of courage to get up and speak in front of your peers, teachers and people you don't even know".
Wednesday 6th October was Random Acts of Poetry Day, which traditionally sees people taking their favourite line from a poem and writing it on a pavement in chalk.
“The only way we eliminate period poverty in our world is to ask ourselves about the power we have in shaping our communities. It is the little things like buying an extra period product and donating it to period charities or simply just talking openly about periods without any fear or shame. It starts with you”.