[11], At his appointment as principal in October 1997, Chris McCabe was the first lay head of a Jesuit school in Australia. St Francis Xavier College is one of one catholic schools in the Beaconsfield area. basketball, (Year 9,10,11), This page was last edited on 23 December 2020, at 00:11. An Italian Renaissance style chapel was built in 1927 to celebrate the golden jubilee of Xavier College. House meetings take place around once a week, lockers are organised according to house and several inter-house sporting events are held each year. 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SECOND ROW: Michael Nelson - Head of Middle School, Carey Baptist Grammar School; Sue Cahill - Student Wellbeing Leader, St Charles Borromeo Primary School; Dr Tim Hawkes - Former Headmaster, The King's School. martial arts, Xavier and sister school Genazzano FCJ College have collaborated to develop a cross curriculum appreciation of the Classics as seen in both school's Latin as a LOTE option. (Year 11,12), Annual Winter Play, produced in late July in association with Loreto Mandevalle Hall Toorak. Shun Wong | Melbourne, Australia | Learning Support Officer (part-time) at St Francis Xavier College | 320 connections | View Shun's homepage, profile, activity, articles We commit ourselves to moving forward in a spirit of reconciliation. [35], In politics, academia and the law, Xavier's alumni include:[citation needed], In other areas, notable Old Xaverians include:[citation needed], In March 2013, a submission was made to Victoria's parliamentary inquiry into child sexual abuse about the alleged abuse of children in its care in the 1960s and 1970s. St. Francis' Church has a car park adjoining the church premises. Burke, a Catholic businessman, was opened in 1921 as Xavier's first preparatory school. ‡ Gonzaga and Claver shared the 2010 Old Xaverians Trophy for the Champion House, having accumulated the same number of points throughout the year. Street Address St. Francis Xavier College | Barnard Circuit | Florey ACT 2615 Mailing Address St. Francis Xavier College | PO Box 3248 BC | Belconnen ACT 2617 School Office Email: School.Office@sfx.act.edu.au Phone: 02 6258 1055‎‎ Student Office In collaboration with Genazzano FCJ College, Xavier College participates in a community outreach program in conjunction with the combined parishes of Our Lady of Good Counsel, Deepdene, Sacred Heart, Kew and Immaculate Conception, Hawthorn. We encourage you to browse our website and gain an insight as to why we are so proud of our community and its achievements. WhatsApp. officer@sfx.vic.edu.au, 4 Beaconsfield Avenue, Beaconsfield 3807 Fax: 03 9923 2743 (*131 K1) Under 19/Club XVIII: N/A. [7], In December 2010, The Age reported that, on the number of alumni who had received a top Order of Australia honour, Xavier College ranked equal tenth among Australian schools.[8]. In 2002, a co-educational Early Years Centre was opened on the Burke Hall campus for students up to grade 4. [22] and in 2010, the new houses of MacKillop and Regis were added. Please check back for updates. “I appreciate this program because we have the opportunity to learn Italian in a fun way and it allows us to make new friends, learn new concepts with language and culture, and even take a trip to Italy with the school,” she continued. COVID-19 ALERT If you have recently been to or returned from NSW or the VIC... Read More. After existing in some form for several decades, in 1977 the system of inter-house sport and activities was restructured. (Year 10,11,12), The Comedy Revue, run entirely by and for students in late March. University of Melbourne PBSA. [citation needed] From conception to completion, construction took around sixteen years and was led by Rectors Edmund Frost and Frank O’Keefe. Jan. Broadcast of Sunday Liturgies. Listed twenty one hours ago 21h ago at St Francis Xavier College This is a Contract/Temp job location: Melbourne Melbourne area: Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs classification: Education & Training Education & Training subClassification: Teaching - Secondary Teaching - Secondary [citation needed]. A 15-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly possessing a toy gun after a school went into lockdown in Melbourne’s southeast. We recognise their intelligence, care and stewardship of this land for many generations. [10] This was demolished in 1959 to make way for a major building project, including classrooms, tuckshop, and administrative buildings, and a chapel was built in 1967. 06. Welcome to St Francis Xavier School. [3] A Memorial Chapel on the Senior Campus was constructed in memory of Old Xaverians killed in the First World War, opening in 1934. (Year 9,10,11,12), VCE Theatre Studies and Drama Solo and Monologue Performance Night in late September (Year 11,12), Spring Play, coordinated and held at Loreto Mandevalle Hall, Toorak, in association with Xavier College Drama. What is now called "The Senior Campus" is located in Barkers Road, Kew, 8 kilometres (5 miles) from the centre of Melbourne. [9] Its notable alumni include, two State Governors, two Deputy Prime Ministers, one State Premier, two Deputy Premiers and numerous Supreme Court Justices. [27] Due to the performances of David Seal in 1974 the school won the premiership once again after fifty years. [21] In 1991, the houses, previously known by their colour, were given names. St Michael the Archangel Mausoleum. 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