College News

Tuesday, 20 Oct 2020

Silver Duke of Edinburgh Camp

Last weekend, seven Years 10 and 11 students took part in a Silver Duke of Edinburgh camp. Unlike the more traditional expedition orientated camps which have been based in the rainforests and bushland surrounding the Gold Coast, this year’s Silver camp took place on the Gold Coast as part of...
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Friday, 16 Oct 2020

Years 10 & 11 Academic Colours & Work Habits Awards

Congratulations to the following students whose outstanding achievements were recognised this week during the Years 10 and 11 Academic Colours & Work Habits Awards Assembly for Semester 2, 2020. Year 10  Full ColoursChloe Britton, Soraya Comley, Charley Ellwood, Ahmed Iqbal, Zack Jennings, Mariam Joy, Lachlan Middendorf, Charles Morris, Alexander Roberts...
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Friday, 16 Oct 2020

Creative Generation Visual Art Awards 2020

Art Captain 2020, Isabelle Anderson-Schmidt, has won a prestigious Commendation Award in the Creative Generation Visual Art Awards for her innovative mixed media installation about climate change entitled “Drowning, Not Waving”. Isabelle is planning to study Art at tertiary level and this award confirms that this is a wise decision...
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Friday, 16 Oct 2020

Netball Finalists!

A.B. Paterson College Netball Club is excited to announce that three of our five senior teams are progressing through to the Grand Finals! Congratulations to our Opal Magnolias, Emerald Proteas and Jade Eucalypts who will be taking to the Runaway Bay courts on Saturday to compete for the Championship title in...
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Friday, 16 Oct 2020

Book Week Character Parade

Wild creatures - straight from the pages of our favourite books - were let loose in the Junior School this week, as they took control of the Prep to Year 3 Book Week Character Parades! Take a look at the curious creatures who graced our 'read' carpet! 
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Friday, 16 Oct 2020

AHEP and SHEP 2020

Congratulations to talented singers Alastair McNamara (Year 11), Charles Morris (Year 10) and Charlotte Squire (Year 9) who auditioned and were selected as part of the choir at the Australian Honours Ensemble Program (AHEP). Congratulations also to Year 11 student Riley Collier who was selected to take part in the State...
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Friday, 16 Oct 2020

Art Camp 2020

The first day of Year 12 Art starts with Art Camp! Visual Art teacher, Barry Voevodin says, the Year 11 Art students launch into their final year studies ‘with an authentic experience, where students are exposed to inspirational events or scapes that they are not familiar with, to inspire them.' Over...
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Thursday, 15 Oct 2020

Good Luck Class of 2020!

Year 12 is a year filled with trepidation and excitement. The final year of high school brings with it many challenges, and for lots of our students, none more challenging than the upcoming external exams. The students have been preparing for these exams since Term 4 of 2019 when they...
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Thursday, 15 Oct 2020

Curious Creatures in Year 4

'Curious Creatures' and 'Wild Minds' set the scene for the exciting STEAM challenge of designing and creating a creature for the Year 4 students last Friday. All week, the students had been waiting excitedly for Friday afternoon to arrive so that they could begin the creation of their curious creatures...
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