Newsletter 16 May 2022

Newsletter 16 May 2022 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence With Week 4 of the term now well underway, NAPLAN testing is mostly done for the year, and the EST testing is in progress, it is a good time for our students to focus on the examinations…

Newsletter 2 May 2022

NEWSLETTER 2 May 2022 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence A NEW CHAPTER: PROVIDENCE CHAPLAINCY AND CHURCH-on-CAMPUS It is my great pleasure to share with you some exciting new developments in the life of the College. You may remember that our much-loved and respected Chaplain, Dave Yardley,…

Newsletter 4 April 2022

Newsletter 4 April 2022 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence As Term One draws to a close, I think that we can all draw a collective sigh of relief! The start of 2022 has presented our College community with so many challenges.   As a staff, we have…

Newsletter 8 March 2022

Newsletter 8 March 2022 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence I finished off my last newsletter with a brief comment about our theme for this year, “Abide.” Since then, I have realised that the more I lean into this theme, the more I am coming to realise…

Newsletter 21 February 2022

Newsletter 21 February 2022 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence The past week has flown by in a flurry of COVID-related activity.  Since the appearance of our first COVID-positive case – a much-loved child and family within our Year 1 community – the College has been in…

Newsletter 13 December 2021

Newsletter 13 December 2021 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence The final newsletter for 2021 and, wow, what a year it has been! I want to begin by commending the Providence Staff Team for the manner in which they have each contributed to building The Kingdom through…

Newsletter 29 November 2021

Newsletter 29 November 2021 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence In my last newsletter, I spoke of the importance of renewing our relationship with Christ on a daily (sometimes on a minute-by-minute!) basis to mitigate the ‘tyranny-of-the-urgent’ in our lives.  This week I want to speak about…

Newsletter 15 November 2021

Newsletter 15 November 2021 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence Week six of the final term of 2021 – we are definitely on the home straight of this exciting and frenetic year! As we speed towards the conclusion and in the midst of exams, camps, excursions, sports…

Newsletter 1 November 2021

Newsletter 1 November 2021 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence On Friday last week, Australia celebrated International Teachers’ Day. This day, dedicated to honouring our nation’s teachers, almost slipped by unnoticed in the busyness of everyday life. I am so proud of our teachers! I recognise in…

Newsletter 18 October 2021

Newsletter 18 October 2021 Parent CalendarPrincipal’s AddressGeneral NewsPrimary SchoolSecondary SchoolCommunity Principal’s Address Dear Parents and Friends of Providence   It is hard to believe that we are in the final term of the year! This was brought home to me last week when the Year 12s attended their final school assembly. This Thursday is their…