Nov 1 Opinion

A chat with Steven Heathcote AM

Guest of honour at our recent Scholarship Awards evening was celebrated ballet dancer Steven Heathcote AM. Here’s an abridged transcript of his chat with Head of Wesley College, Mr Ross Barron. Steven Heathcote AM was born in Wagin in 1964 and started school at Wesley in 1977, after being awarded the Howard Bantock Scholarship. He…

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Oct 28 Opinion

Reflections on Leadership

What makes a great leader? Head of Junior School, Ms Jo Edinger, reflects on the leadership values taught through the various programs at Wesley.   As the Head of Junior School, I have one of the best jobs in the world and I consider myself so very lucky to work at Wesley College. Our students…

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Oct 28 Opinion

The Head of Wesley College’s Address

Please enjoy the Valedictory speech the Head of Wesley College, Mr Ross Barron, gave to our departing Class of 2021.

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Oct 27 Opinion

The College Captain’s Address

College Captain, Sam White, received a standing ovation for his speech at the Valedictory Dinner. Here it is in full.

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Oct 5 Opinion

It’s World Teachers’ Day

Today we’re celebrating World Teachers’ Day and the wonderful work done by our educators.

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Sep 22 Opinion

The Value of NAPLAN

NAPLAN testing is a perennially controversial issue. Head of Wesley College, Mr Ross Barron, lays out his thoughts on the subject.

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Aug 31 Interviews & Spotlights, Opinion

Innovation in Action

The Mildred Manning Science Centre officially opened in August 2017, following extraordinary support from the Wesley community. After four years of use, how has this innovative space impacted students?

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Aug 18 Academics, Opinion

Workshop with Award-Winning Performance Poet Maddie Godfrey

Our Year 9 students were treated to a special guest presenter, international award-winning performance poet Maddie Godfrey.

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Aug 5 Opinion

10 Tips for a Career in Construction and Architecture

Careers Uncovered Panellist, Thomas Munsie (06-10) shares ten tips for those thinking of a career in construction and architecture.

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