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2018 AN UNSTOPPABLE YEAR

2018 was again a remarkable year for Strathcona. We continued to nurture our students to have strong leadership skills, offered them a place for student voice and empowerment…

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IN FRONT WITH TOP ATARS

Chloe Hulme approached yesterday morning like she approached Year 12: relaxed. asn’t nervous until two minutes before, just watching the clock tick away,” she said.

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CLASS OF 2018 VCE RESULTS

Strathcona congratulates our Class of 2018 on their excellent VCE results. Their achievements are made possible through collaboration, dedication and sheer hard work. Strathcona’s Class of 2018 is …

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YEAR 12 RESULTS AREN’T THE ONLY MEASURE OF SUCCESS

As young people across the state prepare to receive their ATAR exam results, and the mixed bag of emotions that come with it, it’s important to remember that success should not be measured or reduced to mere letters and numbers; grades, ATAR scores, GPAs or degrees.

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BRIE AND CONNECTION ARE TOP TIPS FOR HELPING WITH ANXIETY

The Parent Website run by Independent Schools Victoria interviewed Faye Evans, Strathcona’s Postive Parenting Seminar speaker and psychologist, on her advice to assist children with anxiety. Clinical psychologist …

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2018 STRATHCONA MEDALLIST

We proudly announce Dr Kate Rickersey (Dalrymple ’96) as our 2018 Strathcona Medallist. Kate significant contribution to improving the lives and prospects of people in developing countries over …

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#COLAB: THE TINKER TRAIN ARRIVES AT PLATFORMS 7 AND 8

In eighteen periods over the last two weeks, the Year 7 and 8 students engaged in an intensive transdisciplinary curriculum experience called #coLAB that focussed on a number …

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OUR UNSTOPPABLE GIRLS

Below is Principal, Mrs Marise McConaghy address to the audience at Presentation Night. Good evening distinguished guests, staff, students, families and special friends of Strathcona. I would like …

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FIRST EDITION OF STRATHCONIAN

This year it is 90 years since the very first Strathconian was published. It is interesting to see the difference between the 1928 cover and the 2018 cover. …

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SCHOOLING: SORTING VERSUS LEARNING

I have often feared that school teaches students that they are not good at things; that school acts as a filter rather than a capacity builder. Even as …

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Coding for Girls

Our Head of Digital Learning and Innovation discusses the importance of girls learning to code on Studio Ten  When other schools may be winding down at the …

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Malala Inspires

Congratulations to eight of our Strathcona students who have won the opportunity to hear equal rights and education activist and the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai …

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