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New Loreto App now available!

The new Loreto App is now ready for Loreto families to download. Download now from the App Store or Google Play – Loreto College Ballarat You will need your PAM or staff/student user name and password to access the full content of the App

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Back-to-Back Soccer Finals

The Loreto College Senior Soccer team celebrated a back-to-back win this year in the 2018 BAS Senior Girls Soccer Final. In a great game and a beautiful sunny spring afternoon, Loreto took out the win over Ballarat High School 3 -1 to secure a 2nd consecutive victory. Coached by Mr Doug Wilson and Ms Paula…

Finalists in International Awards

Loreto College Ballarat has proudly been selected as a finalist in two categories of the 2018 Educate Plus International Conference Excellence Awards (open to all schools throughout Australia and New Zealand) for: Alumni and/or Community Publication – for the new look Verity magazine Marketing & Communications Campaign – for #loretogirlempowered and #loretospirit campaign The Awards…

30 Years of Service to Catholic Education 

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat – 2018 Service and Leadership Awards Congratulations once again to Mrs Mandy Carroll, Ms Linda McDonald and Mr Ian Stowe. In a year where we celebrate Justice and the Loreto Spirit these three outstanding educators are true Loreto leaders! Proudly presented at the Catholic Diocese of Ballarat Schools Advisory Council, Outstanding Service…

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Robotics at Ballarat Tech School

Throughout Term 2, the Year 8 students have been visiting Federation University, Ballarat Tech School to learn more about STEM and robotics. The classes have alternated visits and the students have enjoyed learning to  program robots under the expert guidance of the Ballarat Tech School and Loreto College staff.

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Loreto takes out Girls aggregate at BAS Athletics

The Loreto College Athletics Team has taken out the Overall Girls Aggregate at the 2018 BAS Athletics Carnival. The conduct, effort and performances of the students in representing Loreto College was outstanding. Loreto College won Junior, Intermediate and 2nd in Senior to secure the Overall BAS Girls’ Championship. The team will now compete at the Melbourne…

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IWD Loreto College Alumni Spirit Award

Congratulations to Nikkita Venville, from the Class of 2005, who was the recipient of this award at our 2018 International Women’s Day Breakfast. Nikkita is an industrial relations lawyer and recently ran the National Equal Pay Case as a Senior Industrial Officer for 80,000 Child Care workers at Australia’s industrial relations tribunal, the Fair Work…

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2018 Head of the Lake

In trying conditions on the lake, Loreto College took out the J.H Netherway Cup (Girls Premiership Trophy) on Sunday 25 February in a brilliant display of teamwork, skill, leadership and spirit on Lake Wendouree for the Ballarat Associated Schools (BAS) Head of the Lake, 2018. Overall, the strongest performers on the day, Loreto College rowers…

Loreto Federation 2018

Loreto Federation 2018 Loreto Normanhurst, Sydney – 18 – 20 May   The coming together of past students, family and friends from Loreto Schools around Australia. A weekend of shared vision – be inspired, be challenged and renew friendships. Celebrating the 30th Gathering of Loreto Federation. #Federation30 Bookings Now Open: Click here for the Breakout Sessions…

International Women’s Day

Guest Speaker: Professor Michelle McIntosh This year for International Women’s Day we are thrilled to welcome Michelle McIntosh (Class of 1991), as our incredibly inspirational guest speaker!Michelle was awarded her PhD (Pharmaceutics) in 2000 from Monash University, then undertook a post-doctoral fellowship in The Center for Drug Delivery Research, University of Kansas where she gained…