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STEM at St Dominic's Priory College

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 12 June 2019
STEM at St Dominic's Priory College

There is a particular focus on STEM in the Week 7 Bulletin.  

  • Year 7 Science visited SA Water to partake in the 'Follow that Drop' workshop
  • Year 8 Mathematics enjoyed 'The Maths Show' incursion in the College Hall.
  • Students from Mathematics 10A took part in the 'Young Women in STEM' workshop at the University of Adelaide.

Also this week:

  • Student Leaders from St Dominic's Priory College and Blackfriars Priory School came together on Friday night for the annual Prefects' Conference; part of a 40 year tradition of fostering Dominican community spirit and Christian leadership. It was a real pleasure to be able to host the Dinner in our new Year 12 Centre.
  • Meanwhile, our Year 9 Middle School Leaders attended yLead's Altitude Day.
  • News from Year 12: The Year 12 cohort have passed the halfway point of their year in terms of teaching weeks, and benefited from a visit by an Educational Psychologist in Pastoral Care this week, who delivered a seminar titled: 'Revision that works: how never to freeze in a test again.'  
  • Year 10 Retreat centred around the theme 'CTRL+ALT+DEL', exploring how to make positive life choices and delete negativity.  It was facilitated by Talk Out Loud.
  • Year 6/7 competed in Knockout Competitions in both Netball and Soccer.

Upcoming

  • Parents & Friends Chocolate Drive: boxes will be coming home soon!

  • 2019 School Musical: We are proud to announce that St Dominic's Priory College is the first South Australian school to present Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical.  Get your tickets online now.

Get the Week 7 Term 2 Bulletin online now.

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