Monthly archive of articles posted during August 2014


Congratulations to Jessica Stewart, Year 12 who participated in the Victorian Championships last Sunday in the Women’s Trio. The girls placed 1st in Level 5 … more 

Congratulations Phoebe Sloane

Phoebe Sloane, a former Strathcona student, wins a “full ride” athletics scholarship with the University of Memphis. Phoebe Sloane article – The Age 9/8/14 Phoebe … more 

90th History – Rain Insurance

Did you know that in the 1940s organisations could insure their outdoor event for rain? Strathcona insured against the advent of rain for their autumn … more 

90th History – Emmie Neville Award

One of the treasures in the Strathcona archives is the hand-painted portrait of a teenager named Emmie Neville. This beautiful portrait was probably created posthumously … more