Principals Blog

Principal's Blog - 27 April 2017

26 Apr 2017
On Monday of this week our College community came together to remember those who served our nation on the shores of Gallipoli...

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Principal's Blog - 20 April 2017

18 Apr 2017
Dear members of the Marcellin family, Moments of epiphany and inspiration arrive at the most unexpected times in the most unusual of circumstances. In the last couple of weeks I was privileged to experience one such moment at Marcellin...

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Special Principal's Blog - 31 March 2017

31 Mar 2017
I write to explain an important process the College is about to institute regarding the position of Deputy Principal at Marcellin.

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Principal's Blog - 30 March 2017

26 Mar 2017
Dear members of the Marcellin College Family, I often ponder this reflection, inspired by the words and actions of one of the great heroes of the Church, Archbishop Oscar Romero: This is what we are about: We plant seeds that one day will grow...

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Principal's Blog - 23 March 2017

20 Mar 2017
You have probably heard me say before that the most important and effective factor affecting student learning and outcomes is the classroom teacher.

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Principal's Blog - 16 March 2017

14 Mar 2017
I believe one of the most significant needs for us as human beings, beyond the physical needs of food, shelter, water, etc. is the need to belong.

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Principal's Blog - 9 March 2017

06 Mar 2017
I have always been a bit of an Indiana Jones fan. I’m not exactly sure why.

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Principal's Blog - 2 March 2017

26 Feb 2017
We hear so much lately about youth crime and unrest on the streets of Melbourne. The media are saturating us with negative images of young people portraying them as ill disciplined, violent...

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Principal's Blog - 23 February 2017

20 Feb 2017
Do you ever experience moments of serendipity? Those times when providence and coincidence collide and you think, I was meant to be here in this place at this time?

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Principal's Blog - 16 February 2017

14 Feb 2017
As the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse is about to present it’s findings I write to you this week with the heaviest of hearts.

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