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Principal's Log

I have been impressed with the way our staff and students have worked creatively together in changing circumstances. As we have moved from large school gatherings, we have seen staff and students adapt to deliver chapels to Pastoral Care Groups and...
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Calm, Positive, Purposefulness

Having these three words as a mantra can help us to navigate challenging times in our relationships and circumstance. We are at our best when we can calmly focus on the present, be positive and solution focused and be purposeful in taking next steps...
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Principal's Log

Like other organisations, Pacific is calmly and purposefully putting contingency plans in place for different scenarios in relation to the Coronavirus (COVID19). All detailed communication regarding updated information has and will continue to be...
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Being A Lifter

This year’s International Women’s Day Theme of #EachforEqual invites us to consider the ways in which we respect and protect the dignity of all and act to ensure that people can be the best they can be. People can be treated differently based on a...
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Principal's Log

The Future Problem Solving teams, under the leadership of Mrs Jo Belchamber, have begun preparing for this year’s competition. For their practice problems, students will explore the topics of International Travel and Sleep Patterns. If successful in...
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Connecting to Our Earthiness

This week as we celebrated Ash Wednesday, we were reminded of our earthiness. When we put our hands into rich soil there is a vitality and sense of possibility as we connect ourselves to nature. Soil is made rich by the cycle of decay and growth. As...
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Principal's Log

The Friends of Pacific meeting last week was an energising experience where new and continuing members made valuable contributions to thinking about College and Friends of Pacific activities. As a learning community, the strong positive connections...
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Are We There Yet?

Living and acting in tune with our values is a life-long journey that involves constant reflection and deliberate connection. Values are often tested most when we are confronted with a challenge or things are not going our way. When under greatest...
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Principal's Log

It was exciting to hear the energy from both staff and students on their return from their Music Camp last weekend. The joy and sense of achievement that flowed was a testament to the quality of experience generated by our musicians engaging and...
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Here We Stand

An important part of life is to know what we stand for. Care, dignity and respect are core values of our Pacific community. At our core, we are challenged to have the courage and compassion to care for all people, to respect and value the dignity of...
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