Principals Blog

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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Principal's Blog - 9 February 2017

05 Feb 2017
Last week at our staff mass to mark the start of the 2017 year at Marcellin I led a ceremony to welcome our new staff to the College.

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Principal's Christmas Message - December 2016

06 Dec 2016
I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the trust you have placed in our great school in 2016 to educate and support the growth of your sons toward manhood.

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Open Letter to the Marcellin College Family

06 Dec 2016
On behalf of Gianna, James, Denise and our extended families, I would like to express our deepest gratitude to the extended Marcellin College Family, including the MCCA, for all the loving support after the tragic loss of our young man, Matthew Wilkins...

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Principal's Blog - 7 December 2016

08 Dec 2016
The events of the last couple of weeks have been some of the saddest but also most uplifting and inspiring of my time at Marcellin.

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Principal's Blog - 1 December 2016

28 Nov 2016
There are moments in the life of any community which test its character and even defines its identity. This past week at Marcellin has been one such moment.

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Funeral Details - Matthew Wilkins

23 Nov 2016
Dear Members of the Marcellin College Family, Today I write to update you on the arrangements regarding the celebration of the life of Matthew Wilkins. The requiem mass for Matthew will be: Date:  Wednesday 30 November 2016 Time:  11am Venue:  St Clement of Rome Church, 9 Eagan Drive, Bulleen VIC 3105 The Wilkins family have requested that in lieu of flowers, they’d like people to direct their goodwill and support towards Marcellin College’s Bursary program The Saint Marcellin Champagnat Bursary Fund...

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Principal's Blog - 24 November 2016

22 Nov 2016
Last week I was privileged to attend the commissioning liturgy for the 10 young men and four staff who have been chosen to go to Cambodia to continue...

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