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“The gifts of knowledge, of community and of connection”

“There are many subjects taught at St Francis College that are specifically designed to support those working in schools and with other young people. This study has allowed me to further develop the ethos of the school, to be nourished and to connect with the faith community and engage deeply, both with the content and the shared lived experiences uniting us a Christian community,” says St Francis College student Taryn Hirst


Award-winning teacher shares what she loves most about teaching

St Margaret’s teacher Louise Brown, who recently received a prestigious National Excellence in Teaching Award, shares the three things she loves most about teaching, including grappling with important history questions respectfully in the classroom, working collaboratively with St Margaret’s colleagues and encouraging students by seeing something in students that they don’t see in themselves


Meet Mrs Mudge: FCAC teacher and alumna from 2006

Lucy Mudge, née Cheney, returned to Fraser Coast Anglican College as a secondary Science teacher this year. Hear her share about her journey since graduating in 2006, what she enjoyed the most about being a student at FCAC and what it’s like to be a second-generation FCAC parent