COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Mother’s Night Out, an evening to remember!

Last weekend saw the staging of our Annual Mother's Night Out. This calendar highlight is one of the numerous Sheldon College events held throughout the year which bring together our staff, parents and close community.   They say it takes a village to raise a child and there are few better ways to build our “Sheldon Village” than coming together to dance...
Fri, March 26, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , EARLY LEARNING

Magic on show at annual Fairytale Ball

Fairytales were brought to life by Preparatory students in the Sheldon Event Centre on Saturday. Uniforms were abandoned for dazzling and imaginative outfits at the annual Fairytale Ball. Costumes ran the gamut from Tinker Bell to the Big Bad Wolf, with the fun not being limited to students, as parents, teachers and...
Mon, March 22, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY

Annual Bush Dance a resounding success

Boots, belt buckles and big hats were in abundance at the 2021 Sheldon College Bush Dance on Friday 5 March. With upwards of 2000 students, families, staff and alumni in attendance, glorious weather contributed to a superb evening of food, dancing and country music under the stars. A variety of food trucks offering an array of cuisines kept appetites sated whilst students big...
Fri, March 12, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Students give back to the community

For the fifth consecutive year, Sheldon College families participated in Australia’s largest Environmental Community event - Clean Up Australia Day. In excess of 60 students gathered with staff, family and friends at G.J. Walter Park, Cleveland on Sunday, 7 March and donned their gloves to clean up this area of our...
Tue, March 9, 2021
ALUMNI , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

Dr Lyn Bishop OAM to step down as Principal in 2021

After more than 25 years of establishing, leading and developing one the region’s most respected and high-performing private schools, Dr Lyn Bishop OAM will step down from her role of Principal in 2021. Having successfully led the College through the challenges of COVID-19 in 2020, Dr Bishop believes the time...
Mon, March 8, 2021
ACADEMIC , ALUMNI , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY

Annual Academic Scholars' Ceremony

At this morning’s Academic Scholars’ Ceremony, held in the Sheldon Event Centre, staff and students from Preparatory through to Year 12 recognised the outstanding academic successes of recent graduates, as well as current students. Throughout the event, special attention was paid to recognising the many successes achieved by the graduating...
Fri, February 26, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , SENIOR COLLEGE

Year 12 Students Donate Food to SecondBite

At the end of Week 2, the Year 12 cohort returned home after having spent the week at the Emu Gully Adventure Education Group at Helidon.  Their camp program provided an authentic adventure experience that helped the students to develop resilience, build their individual character and enhance their leadership and...
Tue, February 23, 2021
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , THE ARTS , AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Les Miserables in the Making

Rehearsals for the 2021 Senior College Musical, Les Misérables, have been well and truly underway since the beginning of this year. Over the final weeks of the recent school holidays, students in the Musical worked hard on their performances during their 3-day Musical Camp.   Les Misérables is a well-regarded...
Thu, February 18, 2021
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