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Veritate et Caritate

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 7 December 2016
Veritate et Caritate

...In Truth & Love

Last night's End of Year Mass was an inspiring culmination of the 2016 school year. 

Also inside today's Bulletin:

  • There are final reminders about Friday's end of year 7-12 Assembly and Early Dismissal.

  • The date for Reports Collection has been announced -  Wednesday 14 December

  • The office will be closed on Thursday 15 December.

  • The Primary School wrap up their year with a host of fun activities and charitable efforts.

  • There is also news from Year 8, and the Maths and LOTE faculties.

  • The 2016 Parents & Friends report is published.

  • School Holiday Uniform Shop trading hours are listed on the front page.

Dates for the Diary

Friday 9 December: Year 7-12 End of Year Assembly; Early Dismissal

Tuesday 13 December: Year 12 Graduation Ball

Wednesday 14 December: Report Collection

Thursday 15 December: College Office CLOSED
Fundraising screening of 'Embrace' at Piccadilly Cinema, North Adelaide.  Tickets ($25) are ONLY available online: http://stdo.ms/Embrace16

Tuesday 20 December: SACE results released.

Sunday 26 February: Sri Lanka Trip Fundraising Screening of 'Lion' at Capri Theatre, Goodwood. 

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As we look back at last week's Twilight Assembly...

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 30 November 2016
As we look back at last week's Twilight Assembly...

We look ahead to next week's End of Year Mass.

Tickets are being sent home today for next Tuesday's End of Year Mass of Thanksgiving.  Please be sure to bring these with you on the night, to secure your seat.

Also in today's Bulletin:

  • The Year 5s have been learning about Animal Adaptions

  • The Year 3s visit Helping Hand

  • Staff farewells

  • We congratulate students on their Sporting and Language(s) pursuits

  • The seating map, entrance guide and everything else you need to know about next week's Mass is featured

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Citius, Altius, Fortius...

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 23 November 2016
Citius, Altius, Fortius...

Faster, Higher, Stronger: PE Week 2016

This week's Bulletin features PE Week news from across the Primary classes, including a very special visit last Friday from Tennis SA, where our students were given the opportunity to see the Australian Open Mens and Womens Singles trophies up close. 

Also inside:

  • The Semester 2 Year 10 Geography Class look back on this term's field trip to Kangaroo Island

  • We congratulate our Maths High Achievers, who recently attended the Australian Maths Competition presentation night.

  • The Year 7 French class visit the Maritime Museum to see The Art of Science: Baudin's Voyages 1800-1804 exhibition.

  • We launch our 2016 Vinnie's Christmas Appeal, with a request for non-perishable 'festive' food items for purposes of making Christmas Hampers for those less fortunate.

Other notices:

  • HOLD THE DATE: 2017 Sri Lanka Trip movie fundraiser screening of 'Lion' on Sunday 27 February

  • 2017 Financial Information has been sent home with the eldest daughter of each family.  Please ensure requested documentaton is returned to the Accounts Office by THIS FRIDAY 25 NOVEMBER

  • The Secondhand Book Sale for current Year 10s and 11s looking to buy their 2017 texts will be held on Tuesday 6 December.  Current Year 11s and 12s wishing to sell their books after exams, please bring them in to the school no later than Monday December 5.

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Congratulations Aquinas!

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 16 November 2016
Congratulations Aquinas!

Full results from last week's Swimming Carnival feature in today's Bulletin. 

Also inside:

  • Important financial information from the Accounts Office, regarding 2017 Fees and Sibling Discounts available.  Please ensure you have any relevant forms back to the school no later than Friday 25th November.

  • The details of the Secondhand Booksale (for 2017 texts) have been announced.  2017 Booklists and ordering details will be coming home soon.

  • We feature photos from last week's Year 11 Drama Production of 'Charm'.

  • Our Year 4-6 Childrens' University participants celebrate their graduation at Bonython Hall!

  • The Year 4 class host The Great Travel Expo of 2016

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A Time to Give Thanks...

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 9 November 2016
A Time to Give Thanks...

Week 4's Bulletin is now Online

As we approach the halfway mark of the final term for 2016, we give thanks to those who supported last month's Fete and look ahead to the final events of the year.

  • Invitations to the End of Year Mass will be issued tomorrow morning.  Prompt return of your RSVP will be much appreciated and will greatly assist in a smooth distribution of allocated tickets.

  • The Parents & Friends AGM will take place next Wednesday, 16th November, from 7pm.  It will be followed by the final gathering of the 2016 Fete Committee, at 7:40pm, and light supper thereafter.  Please let us know via the reply slip in today's Bulletin, if you would like to attend.  All are welcome.

  • In the Primary School, students reflect on the recent Sacramental Mass, raise money on Loud Shirt Day, and host the Year 4 Great Travel Expo.

  • We congratulate the participants of the 2016 Australian Mathematics Competition, in which 70% of St. Dominic's entrants achieved a Credit or above.  Well done, girls!

  • The Year 8s look back on last week's Retreat.

  • In Physical Education our Year 6-9s are at their Swimming Carnival today, the Year 10 HPE class has been Surfing, and runners from Year 9-11 recently participated in the Ekiden Relay.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Year 11 Drama Production of 'Charm': Tomorrow (Thursday) night.  Doors open at 6:30.  Get your tickets at the door ($5/$10)

  • Parents & Friends AGM, followed by the final Fete Meeting of 2016: from 7pm on Wednesday 16th November

  • Primary Twilight Assembly: Tuesday 22 November please return your notices by TOMORROW.

  • Year 6 Graduation BBQ: Wednesday 30 November

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