Term 1, Issue 02 | Siena College

Term 1, Issue 02

FEBRUARY 2020

newsletter

From the Principal

Elizabeth Hanney

Principal

Thursday, 20 February is noted as World Day of Social Justice. The United Nations writes, “Social justice ...

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Mission and Identity

Jennifer Levett

Deputy Principal Mission and Identity

On the evening of Tuesday, 18 February, our Year 7 students, 2020 Student Leaders, staff and parents gathered at St Dominic’s Church to ask God’s blessing on the year ahead.

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Learning and Teaching

Bernadette Donnelly

Deputy Principal Learning and Teaching

Parent Teacher Interviews Years 7 to 12 Parent/Teacher Interviews will be held on Thursday, 12 March and Th...

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Wellbeing

Antonella Rosati

Deputy Principal Wellbeing

Siena College is a Restorative Practices School Restorative Practices is a whole school approach to promoti...

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Wellbeing Week at Siena

Minna Jewell

Leader of Wellbeing Programs

This week the Wellbeing Team launched our inaugural Wellbeing Week. The aim of the week was to provide all m...

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e-Safety at Siena College

Minna Jewell

Leader of Wellbeing Programs

The landscape for making and sustaining friendships has changed dramatically as students continue to use tec...

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Justice Education

Bronwyn Ilott

Head of Justice Education

Opportunity - a time or set of circumstances that makes it possible to do something. What can you do? What...

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Traffic Management

Tony Grant

Business Manager

Parents would be aware of the very busy streets surrounding our College and the limited drop off zones withi...

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Open Evening 2020

Tracey Grobbelaar

Director of Development and Community Relations

We extend a warm welcome to you and your daughter to join us at our Open Evening and Twilight Fair on Tues...

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Learning Centre

Siena College

Siena College Learning Centre is a vibrant and dynamic hub within the school. Students are encouraged to spe...

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Siena Lesson Framework

Andrea Carter

Leader of Pedagogy

In providing opportunities to grow all Siena College students, we continue to build upon our Dominican Ethos...

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Music News

Kerryn McGillen

Director of Music

Year 7 Instrumental Music Information and Enrolment Evening We encourage all new students, especially Year ...

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Sport News

James Houghton

Head of Cocurricular Sport

With training and fixtures commencing in Week 1, we have had a busy start to GSV sport this term and have al...

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Year 7 Home Learning Program and NAPLAN

Donna Laughlin

Director of Learning and Innovation

Year 7 Home Learning Program Home learning is an integral part of the learning process and the Dominican fa...

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Year 12 Programs

Anita Galli

Head of Senior Pathways

Year 12 Programs As the new Head of Senior Pathways, I am looking forward to meeting parents of our senior ...

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Counselling Services at Siena College

Head of Admissions

Role of the College Counsellors Siena College is committed to supporting students’ personal growth and the...

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Cultural Diversity in Language Classes

Dean Fleischer

Head of Languages

Cultural Diversity in Language Classes Our students are lucky to be living and studying in a diverse city ...

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Siena Career News

Clare Timmins

Head of Careers

It has been wonderful to commence the year chatting to so many senior students regarding pathways to their p...

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Space School International Study Program

Siena College

Siena College is pleased to announce that we are offering students in 2020 the opportunity to join the CASE ...

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Siena Central Tips

Jessica Sullivan

Siena Central Coordinator

Siena Central is our online learning platform that allows students and parents to engage with classroom lear...

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Catholic Education - Term 1 issue out now

Siena College

The new issue of Catholic Education Today features a reflection on the Australian Catholic Youth Festival (A...

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St Dominic's Primary Italian Festa

Siena College

2020 celebrates the fourth Italian Festa in Camberwell on March 14, 2020 at St Dominic’s Primary School. The...

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