Principals Blog

Principal's Blog - 18 August 2016

18 Aug 2016
Over the term break I attended the International Boys School Coalition (IBSC) conference in Vancouver, Canada. The theme of the conference was Boys as Global Citizens.

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Principal's Blog - 11 August 2016

11 Aug 2016
Dear members of the Marcellin Family, Vale Ann Greenslade Many in the Marcellin community will remember our former Registrar, Ann Greenslade. For the past two years Ann has bravely battled cancer...

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Principal's Blog - 4 August 2016

04 Aug 2016
It’s been another rich and exciting week here at Marcellin full of wonderful experiences and even a couple of challenges. As I write this article I can hear the sounds of construction out my office...

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Principal's Blog - 28 July 2016

28 Jul 2016
Last Saturday 23 July was a very significant date in the history of all people who call themselves Marist. It was the day two hundred years ago that twelve young men, French seminarians and newly

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Principal's Blog - 21 July 2016

21 Jul 2016
It seems at the moment that every time we turn on the television, listen to the radio or open a newspaper all we see is violence, death and devastation.

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Principal's Blog - 14 July 2016

14 Jul 2016
It is great to be back at Marcellin after my first period of enrichment leave for this year. During this time, I traveled firstly to Jerusalem to attend a biblical studies program at Ecce Homo, a ...

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Message from the Principal

20 Jun 2016
In May this year Mark Murphy wrote to our community informing them about the progress of three key master plan projects.

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Principal's Blog - 16 June 2016

14 Jun 2016
On Tuesday this week a group of students and staff departed Melbourne for the long journey to Italy. I have very fond memories of attending this Educational Tour of Italy back in 2014...

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Principal's Blog - 9 June 2016

09 Jun 2016
Dear members of the Marcellin College family, Last Thursday we received applications from a group of Old Collegians, all applying for our annual St Marcellin Champagnat Award. The award provides three Old Collegians the opportunity to fly to South Africa and participate in the two-week Three2Six holiday program in support of African refugee children...

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Principal's Blog - 2 June 2016

02 Jun 2016
On Tuesday 24 May all staff participated in our annual Marist Staff Formation Day. This year the State Library of Victoria played host for our morning activity, which had a clear focus on prayer...

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