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2013 Student Leader Executive At the 2012 College Presentation Evening Principal elect, Darren O'Neill, had the honour of announcing the Executive Leadership team for 2013. Congratulations to Kaylish Menzie, Head Girl; Jonah Highman, Head Boy; Genevieve Rose, Deputy Head Girl and Luke Hales, Deputy Head Boy, and to Haley White, the College Ambassador.
Tags Evening Congratulations to all involved the 2012 TAGS evening. Parents in particular were enthralled by the input given by Dr Jenny Brockis on parent / teenage stress. They, as well as their children also enjoyed the opportunity to try out the board games created by students, and engage with the range of science activities being presented by College staff members and the Aspire UWA team.
Caring for the Environment A host of students from Years 9 and 11 spent a Saturday morning at the College putting together 'Outback Packs.' The packs are designed to encourage visitors to dispose of rubbish responsibly and help keep our our environment clean and healthy. Lumen students have helped to pack well over 1500 packs. A great effort guys, well done.
Funding of Catholic Schools To help keep families informed of the Government proposals for the future funding of Catholic Schools the CEO of WA are producing regular information updates: August Update Gonski Review Sept 3
Year of Grace The Year of Grace is an invitation to join the Bishops of Australia in a spiritual journey. Throughout the year individuals are urged to create opportunities to spend time in prayerful reflection, inviting the spirit to guide hearts and minds. The outpourings of grace that result will equip people to bring change into their own lives which in turn will have a positive impact on the world. Lumen families are encouraged to use the Year of Grace prayer throughout the year. Further Information about the Year of Grace is available via http://thefaith.org.au/year-of-grace/year-of-grace/
Year of Grace News Bulletin October 2012
Year 12 Careers Information Mrs Kendal-Jones produces Career Information circulars on a regular basis for Year 12 students.
Community Notices As the reduced size Newsletter does not have sufficient space for Community notices these are being made accessible from this page. Those currently available are: Arts: creative Opportunities Spiritual: for those who need to take some time out or be inspired Parenting: Details of courses and materials of interest and support to parents Academic: information for those seeking extra tuition
Information regarding opportunities available through the Serpentine & Jarrahdale Community Resource Centre.
Catholic Education Office Notices: Accident Protection Insurance cover leaflet. Access the latest My School data here. Privacy: Parents have the option to request that a student address is not submitted to DEEWR. The leaflet gives details. Dispute and Complaints Procedure: a leaflet outlining this procedure is given to families at the time of enrolment. A copy is also available electronically here.
Gosnells City Council Parking Notice Parents are urged to read and familiarise themselves with the contents of their local Council Notice relating to parking near schools Gosnells City Parking notice