Kilbreda College a Kildare Education Ministries School in the Brigidine Tradition

Sarah  -  Year 10

Kilbreda has offered me many opportunities as a Year 10 student, which have enabled me to explore interests and enjoy the school experience as more than just a purely academic one.

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Anya  -  Year 7

Starting at Kilbreda I felt very excited and a little bit nervous. It was a big change from primary school, the school was bigger and there were many more students, but everyone very friendly and . . .

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Meg  -  Year 7

On my first day at Kilbreda I was excited, but especially nervous, since only I and two other girls were from my old primary school. We all go through the stage of nervousness which is . . .

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Chloe  -  Year 8

During my time at Kilbreda College I have made many friends. I’ve cherished a lot of life changing experiences and I’ve learnt a lot. Kilbreda College had presented me with opportunities to participate in . . .

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Peter Blackshaw  -  Teacher

Mathematics is one of the key components in the preparation of young people for a future in our rapidly changing world. They need to be numerate, able to solve problems and capable of applying logical . . .

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Suzanne Grima  -  Teacher

Kilbreda is a school rich in heritage and tradition as well as an exciting and innovative centre for learning. Central to this are the strong relationships between the teachers and the students that foster . . .

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Vince Camera  -  Teacher

Sport

Sport at Kilbreda continues to rise to new heights. In 2014, Kilbreda College entered thirteen Secondary Catholic Sports Association teams, six South Eastern Sports Group teams, an equestrian team, a Victorian All Schools relay team . . .

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Adrienne Donoghue and Fiona Vella  -  Teachers - ICT

It’s such an exciting time to be studying with ICT right now. Interactive whiteboards in the classroom and students having their own laptops mean that we have so many great opportunities to use ICT in . . .

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Caoimhe Conlon  -  College Captain - 2013

At Kilbreda College, we were inspired to push ourselves to reach for the stars. After graduating I continued the passion for philanthropy that was encouraged during my 6 years of secondary education, and the social . . .

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Laura John  -  UN Youth Rep and Past College Co-Captain

Since graduating from Kilbreda in 2007, I have sustained a passionate interest in social justice and human rights. While studying a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Law at Monash University, I volunteered with the Asylum Seeker . . .

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Gabrielle Condello  -  Graduate - 2010

For me, the Kilbreda tower in Mentone will always represent a kind of home. It was not only the values of the college that resonated with me, but the social responsibility that was encouraged by . . .

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PREMIER’S VCE AWARDS  -  2016 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Montana O’Brien and Tenae Smith received a Premier’s VCE Award for their outstanding achievement in the 2016 Victorian Certificate of Education.

Both girls were honoured on 27 April 2017 and were presented their awards by The . . .

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ANZAC Commemorative Assembly  -  2015

Kilbreda College, Mentone

On 24 April, Dr Clare Rhoden, a past student, spoke to the Kilbreda Community during our ANZAC Commemorative Assembly. Dr Rhoden, author of ‘The Purpose of Futility’, reflected upon the ANZAC Legend.

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The Archibull Prize  -  2014

Hi, I’m Georgia and I was lucky enough to be involved in the Archibull Prize project, which is an integrated program engaging secondary and primary school students in agricultural and environmental awareness through art, design, . . .

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Bridges program  -  Year 9

Year 9 Bridges to Ararat

As part of the Year 9 Bridges to Country program, our class went to Ararat, 198 kilometres west of Melbourne. This trip helped broaden our understanding of food production. After meeting . . .

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