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The Final Stretch of 2019

Principal Les Conroy

Watch the college principal talk about the last school term of the year VIDEO With the final school term for 2019 underway, Principal Les Conroy took the time to thank students, parents, staff, and the community for the tremendous efforts put in so far this year. Principal Conroy also encouraged parents and students to continue their efforts right to the ...

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Better NAPLAN because ‘we write MORE’

Better NAPLAN because 'we write MORE'

Watch Principal Conroy talk about the college NAPLAN success VIDEO St Thomas More College (STMC), Sunnybank ranked number two in NAPLAN learning growth. College Principal, Les Conroy talked about the “spectacular success”. “Over the past two years, we’ve deliberately focused on the ‘We Write More’,” Principal Conroy said in the video above. “Where classroom teachers have been working very strategically ...

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Homework Club Delivers Results

Homework Club

Watch the Homework Club Delivers Results VIDEO Students who attend St Thomas More College, Sunnybank Homework Club have seen their overall school results improve. Principal Les Conroy explained the data around the impacts of Homework Club. “We’ve got two lots of data,” Principal Conroy said in the video above. “One’s anecdotal data and one’s hard data, but what it does ...

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2019 Becoming M.O.R.E.

Watch the 2019 Becoming M.O.R.E. video Listen to the 2019 Becoming M.O.R.E. podcast St Thomas More College, Sunnybank, have developed the Becoming M.O.R.E. Program. This program is designed to help high achieving Year-11 students who are university bound to enrich their experience of senior secondary education and maximise their knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of the profession they are interested in ...

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Welcome to Term Two – New Car Park

Les Conroy

St Thomas More College (STMC), Sunnybank Principal, Les Conroy has welcomed parents and students to Term Two with details about the new car park and drop off/pick up set to commence construction. “The car park is an important investment for the STMC community on many levels,” Principal Conroy said in the video above. “We’ve had much discussion with the Brisbane ...

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Student on Lord Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council

St Thomas More College, Sunnybank Year 11 student, Hayden Boyle participated in the Brisbane Lord Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council last year. The advisory council is made up of Year 10 students from a range of schools that look at ways to make Brisbane better for youth. Hayden reflected on his time being involved in the group. “I would definitely recommend ...

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Students Lift Off with Drone Technology

St Thomas More College (STMC), Sunnybank launched its drone racing club with the aim to engage students and equip them with skills of the future. College Principal, Les Conroy explained the processes and benefits of the initiative. “Today, they had the challenge of starting the drones up, connecting them to their phones, getting some small element of control,” Principal Conroy ...

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Welcome to the 2019 School Year

Les Conroy

St Thomas More College, Sunnybank is looking to an innovative future to ensure students are best placed for their future when they graduate. Principal Les Conroy outlined his vision for the 2019 school year and also mentioned exploring an e-sports initiative. “On top of our academic curriculum, we’ll be exploring e-sports, and we’re pretty excited about that,” Principal Les Conroy ...

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College Delivers More Through Mentor Program

The St Thomas More College, Sunnybank (STMC) Becoming MORE career mentor program saw 13 Year-11 students work with industry mentors. The mentor program enriches the senior secondary education experience of university-bound students, giving them the opportunity to work with a mentor in a profession of their choice. Program leader and STMC teacher, Chloe Curtis, talked about the support the mentors ...

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