2017 VCE/VET/VCAL Snapshot Loreto College is proud of each and every one of our Year 12 students for their wonderful personal achievement in their VCE and VCAL studies. We celebrate our Dux of the Class of 2017, Madelyn Rothe, and a representative group of our highest achievers.  We congratulate and celebrate the many significant personal achievements…

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Loreto College has a special connection to the Melbourne Cup through our past pupil, 2015 Melbourne Cup winning jockey, Michelle Payne. We were delighted, therefore, to welcome Melbourne Cup Ambassadors, Mick Robins and Tony Bourke, along with this year’s Melbourne Cup as a part of their annual tour across Australia and New Zealand. David Kennedy, Tourism and…

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The prestigious Royal South Street Competition begins every year with Debating.  Loreto entered 12 teams and began preparing at the beginning of the year.  Most of our teams won their first debate, two teams qualified for the semi finals, and one team made it to the grand final on Monday August 28.  Josie Coates, Liv Dunn and…

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Loreto College Ballarat has proudly taken out the inaugural Herald Sun Shield Intermediate Grand Final. The Grand Final was held on Tuesday 22 August at Victoria Park against Bentleigh Secondary College.   Coached by Mr Matthew Flight and Assistant Coach, Sarah Godfrey, the girls maintained a sold performance throughout the day for a convincing win.…

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Congratulations to the following recipients of the 2017 Semester 1 Academic Endeavour Awards Year 7 Academic Endeavour Award Sem 1 2017 India Black 7 Health Eboni Bouhafid 7 Japanese Sophie Boyd 7 English Health Julia Caughey 7 Music Macey Cheesman 7 Japanese Physical Education Tahlia Ciappara 7 Health Zarli Clark 7 Mathematics Millee Cunningham 7…

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On Friday 23 June, Isabel Fraser was recognised as the Loreto College recipient of the Pierre de Coubertin Award at a ceremony in Melbourne.  This prestigious award is named in honour of the founder of the modern Olympics and goes to a senior student who has been involved in an Olympic sport at a representative level,…

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Two Year 12 students, Maddy Davey and Gabby Wren each had 35cm of their hair cut off to donate to  Children’s Charity, Variety last Friday. Their hair will be used to to make into wigs for someone who has lost their hair due to a medical condition. According to Variety, “[w]igs cost families up to $6,000,…

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Units 3/4 Theatre Studies will take to the stage to perform Peter Shaffer’s ‘Black Comedy’ tomorrow night. Already making headlines, the show will will be memorable and full of laughs and a performance to showcase the group’s behind the scenes and on stage talents.

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Three Loreto College staff members have proudly celebrated 30 years of outstanding service to Catholic education at the recent Ballarat Diocesan Schools Advisory Council – Catholic Education Week 2017 – Celebratory Dinner. Megan Poulton, Dennis Boyle and Julie Pollock all received 30 years of service awards. Megan Poulton received her award for services to teaching, Dennis…

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