Principals Blog

Principal's Blog - 30 March 2017

26 Mar 2017
Dear members of the Marcellin College Family, I often ponder this reflection, inspired by the words and actions of one of the great heroes of the Church, Archbishop Oscar Romero: This is what we are about: We plant seeds that one day will grow...

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Principal's Blog - 23 March 2017

20 Mar 2017
You have probably heard me say before that the most important and effective factor affecting student learning and outcomes is the classroom teacher.

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Principal's Blog - 16 March 2017

14 Mar 2017
I believe one of the most significant needs for us as human beings, beyond the physical needs of food, shelter, water, etc. is the need to belong.

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Principal's Blog - 9 March 2017

06 Mar 2017
I have always been a bit of an Indiana Jones fan. I’m not exactly sure why.

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Principal's Blog - 2 March 2017

26 Feb 2017
We hear so much lately about youth crime and unrest on the streets of Melbourne. The media are saturating us with negative images of young people portraying them as ill disciplined, violent...

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Principal's Blog - 23 February 2017

20 Feb 2017
Do you ever experience moments of serendipity? Those times when providence and coincidence collide and you think, I was meant to be here in this place at this time?

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Principal's Blog - 16 February 2017

14 Feb 2017
As the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse is about to present it’s findings I write to you this week with the heaviest of hearts.

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Principal's Blog - 9 February 2017

05 Feb 2017
Last week at our staff mass to mark the start of the 2017 year at Marcellin I led a ceremony to welcome our new staff to the College.

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Principal's Christmas Message - December 2016

06 Dec 2016
I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the trust you have placed in our great school in 2016 to educate and support the growth of your sons toward manhood.

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Open Letter to the Marcellin College Family

06 Dec 2016
On behalf of Gianna, James, Denise and our extended families, I would like to express our deepest gratitude to the extended Marcellin College Family, including the MCCA, for all the loving support after the tragic loss of our young man, Matthew Wilkins...

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