At Donvale Christian College we are very aware that we are preparing students for an exciting, yet challenging future enabling them to fulfil their calling of being ambassadors for God. In partnership with parents, we are preparing them to be people who, with spiritual discernment, intellectual honesty, and a passion for the gospel of Christ, will humbly attempt to interpret and apply Biblical themes and values to their own cultural setting and to the work to which God calls them.
At Donvale Christian College, the first day of school not only represents a student's entry into our vibrant learning community, but it also heralds the beginning of our parents' journey into Donvale's network of teachers, parents and churches. One of the hallmarks of our school is the sense of trust shared within our close-knit community - a sense that
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Please note in your diary that the College will be closed on Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 November for the Melbourne Cup long weekend. Please note that OSHClub will NOT run on either of these days.
We are looking forward to our new Preps commencing their school life with us in 2015. Their first big step will be the Prep Orientation Program that will be held in the afternoons of the last Friday in October and the first three Fridays in November. The program will be held in the Prep classrooms and commence at 1:45 pm and conclude at 3:00 pm. During the first two sessions (31 October and 7 November) of orientation, there will be parent information sessions held in the Multipurpose Learning Centre (F Block).
A Learning from a Year 7 Perspective evening will be held next week, on Thursday 23 October, from 7:30 – 9:00 pm. This event will be held in the College gym and is an opportunity for parents and students to hear about the Year 7 program. Some of our wonderful Year 7 students will be demonstrating their skills and showing how they use technology in the classroom. There will also be an opportunity to meet the Year 7 Transition Coordinator.
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