Faith Category Archive

Lyall Chapel Rededication

Strathcona values having a sacred space at the heart of the school where our community can gather for quiet, reflection and prayer. Whether in moments … more 

The history of the Strathcona Chapel

Next week, Strathcona will rededicate the Lyall Chapel, following refurbishment and the installation of a specially-commissioned artwork. Mr Lyall and wife Edith will be in … more 

Strathcona in 1943

Between 1924 and 1942, Strathcona was regarded as a truly independent school and was simply known as Strathcona Girls’ Grammar School. In late 1942, the … 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