Term 1, Issue 03 | Siena College
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Term 1, Issue 03

MARCH 2020

newsletter

From the Principal

Elizabeth Hanney

Principal

Lenten Prayer Lent is a time of grace and encounter. We are invited to encounter God, our neighbour and our...

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Mission and Identity

Jennifer Levett

Deputy Principal Mission and Identity

Marking Ash Wednesday Here at Siena we marked the beginning of Lent with Liturgies of the Word and distribu...

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Learning and Teaching

Bernadette Donnelly

Deputy Principal Learning and Teaching

Activities Week A reminder that Years 7 to 12 Activities will run in the final week of Term 1 and parents w...

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Wellbeing

Antonella Rosati

Deputy Principal Wellbeing

Supervision of students The care and safety of our students is paramount at Siena College. Several students...

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International Women's Day Breakfast

Emma Yee (Class of 1999) was the guest speaker for this year’s International Women’s Day breakfast. Emma dis...

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Joel McKerrow visits Siena

Marissa Joyce

Head of English

Year 7 students were lucky to have the opportunity to take part in a session with Joel McKerrow this week. J...

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Siena College 80th Anniversary Celebrations

Liz Merrett

Alumnae Coordinator

Our Siena College 80th Anniversary Celebrations will be held on Wednesday, 29 April 2020. We will commence...

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Music News

Kerryn McGillen

Director of Music

Book now for Night of Jazz!

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Siena Cast

Bronwyn Ilott

Head of Justice Education

To coincide with our celebration of International Women’s Day, we are thrilled to launch our very first epis...

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Eco Update

Bronwyn Ilott

Head of Justice Education

Commitment towards a more sustainable community In 2020 Siena College has committed to three of the Sustai...

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Give a Girl a Book

Bronwyn Ilott

Head of Justice Education

“To turn the pages of a book means gaining a vocabulary. It means mastery of the English language and that m...

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Siena Career News

Clare Timmins

Head of Careers

Last Wednesday students interested in medicine and dentistry as a career were treated to an after school wor...

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Year 7 Chess Incursion

Siena College

The Year 7 students had a wonderful opportunity to experience and participate in the annual chess incursion ...

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Year 9 English

Marissa Joyce

Head of English

This year, Siena Year 9 students have the opportunity to select an elective from four options for Semester 1...

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Melanie McKenzie

Learning Diversity

Home Learning Club (HLC) will run in Room E119 (adjacent to the Learning Centre) from 3.16pm to 4.16pm every...

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Wellbeing for Learning

Minna Jewell

Leader of Wellbeing Programs

As we move past the halfway point of Term 1, students may begin to feel an increase in the amount of assessm...

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Year 9 Geography Excursion

Alan Anderson

Teacher: Humanities and Science

On Wednesday, 26 February and Thursday, 27 February , the Year 9 Semester 1 Geography classes travelled to T...

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Health and Physical Education News

Laine Rice

Head of Health and Physical Education

Year 9 SEPEP Volleyball Year 9 students have been involved in a SEPEP Volleyball Unit for the first half of...

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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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From the Archives

Maureen McAuley

College Archivist

Last week the Year 12s and Year 7s got together for the Big Sister/Little Sister pyjama party. In 1990 the s...

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Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund Applications

Siena College

Applications for the Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund (CSEF) are now open. If you hold a valid Health Care ...

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Mark Baldasso

Assistant Business Manager

Siena College is pleased to offer an alternative payment option to assist families with managing their schoo...

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Nationally Consistent Collection of Data for Students with a Disability

Siena College

Please read this updated information for parents, carers and guardians on the NCCD provided by Catholic Educ...

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