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  • 03 May, 2021

    All-State Jazz Championships

    Siena musicians in Stage Band, Sisters of Swing and Canti Dolci participated in the Victorian All-State Jazz Championships over the weekend. All students performed exceptionally well in their divisions and we are proud to announce that Stage Band won B Division! Our Stage Band saxophone section were further awarded Best Saxophone Section, and soloists Angelene Kalafatis (Trombone), Grace Kim (Alt...

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  • 23 April, 2021

    Siena College Captains featured in the Herald Sun

    Our School Captains were recently featured in the Herald Sun, sharing their vision for Siena students in 2021.Chloe Barker, Harriette La Motte My vision for 2021 is to ensure Siena girls are achieving their goals in order to be the best version of themselves. No matter how big or small the goal may seem, it is important for each girl to feel as though they are supported. Whether this support is t...

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  • 23 April, 2021

    Anzac Day Commemoration

    Today we came together as a community for our traditional commemorative Anzac Day service, in memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice. They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old; Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. We will remember them.

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  • 01 April, 2021

    See the possibilities - learning from our Siena alumnae

    On Wednesday our Years 10 and 11 students had the privilege of listening to five very special members of our alumnae community. Vanessa Barcellona (Class of 2001), Rebecca Dabbs (Class of 2000), Lisa Higgins (Class of 1993), Meg Law (Class of 1993) and Judith Potter (Class of 1973). Their message was consistent and inspiring to us all. They spoke of the importance of having a skills stack to bui...

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  • 31 March, 2021

    Make yourself irreplaceable...

    Our thanks to alumna Vanessa Barcellona (Class of 2001) for an inspiring and motivating speech to our Year 10 and 11 students today. Vanessa heads up Professional Services (Australia and New Zealand) at Amazon Web Services and spoke honestly about the challenges of finding work/life balance and making time for personal wellbeing. Vanessa stressed the importance of "skills stacking", saying yes to...

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  • 31 March, 2021

    ASPIRE Primary School Program

    Our ASPIRE Program invites local primary students to work with Year 8 Siena student mentors on STEAM based activities. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics) education is an integrated curriculum designed to equip students with knowledge in these five disciplines whilst gaining valuable collaborative and analytical skills. In 2021, our ASPIRE participants are exploring...

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