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 Year 7 2017

Welcome to high school Year 7, 2017

We are delighted for you to be members of our community in 2017.  As Year 7 students, you will engage in the extensive curriculum offered here at St John's College.

You will study eight core subjects for the entire year and two for one semester each.  You will also experience elective subjects from the arts, the humanities and technologies.

Core subjects

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Humanities
  • Religious Education
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Languages Other Than English (LOTE) (1 Semester)
  • Music (1 Semester)

Elective subjects

  • Digital Technologies and Business Studies
  • Drama
  • Art
  • Design Technologies - Graphics
  • Design Technologies - Wood
  • Food Studies

Pastoral Care

Morning roll call and Pastoral Care will see you, as a Year 7 student, paired with a Year 9 student and a Year 11 student who will be your "Buddies" throughout the year.

You will then remain with your Pastoral Care teacher and with your same PC group until you graduate Year 12 in 2022.

Teachers and Classrooms

You will be taught by a variety of teachers who are specilists in their subject area.  You will have the opportunity to move throughout the campus as you access specialist facilities.

Specific Events for Year 7 Students Only

Welcome BBQ in Term 1 - Reflection Days - Buddy Afternoons (Years 7, 9 and 11) - End of Year Activities.

Expression of Interest

If you are interested in becoming part of our community for Year 7 2017, contact the school and leave your email address.  Further information and important dates will be communicated via this contact.

Important Dates

  • Year 7 2017 Parent Information Evening is Tuesday 1 March, 2016 at 7pm
  • Year 7 2017 interviews take place from Monday 14 March to Thursday 24 March, 2016
  • Enrolment packs will be distributed to St Joseph's and Stella Maris in early February 2016
  • Enrolment packs will be available early in 2016