Academic

Academic | Friday, 22 Oct 2021

Year 7 Attend 'Something School'

On Thursday 21 October, seven Year 7 students ventured into the city to attend ‘Something School’—an event delivered by Something Digital and BOP Industries. The students spent the day listening to industry leaders in the areas of digital technologies and were inspired to explore how they might be able to make a difference in their communities by using digital solutions.

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Academic | Friday, 10 Sep 2021

Year 6 SolarBuddy

Across the world, 789 million people live in extreme energy poverty. When the sun sets each night, these people are either plunged into darkness or forced to rely on unsafe energy sources. To combat this, our Year 6 students took part in a SolarBuddy workshop and built solar lights for children in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

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Academic | Friday, 03 Sep 2021

Gold for Grace!

Year 12 student, Grace S, recently joined an elite group of St Peters students, becoming the 29th student to receive a Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award. In this article, we discuss just what she did to achieve it and how the rest of the College is shaping up in terms of the world renowned ‘Duke of Ed’ Award.

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Academic | Monday, 16 Aug 2021

Indooroopilly’s Maths department leads innovation...

St Peters has seen the rise of many positive outcomes in the aftermath of Brisbane’s COVID-19 lockdowns. Not only have families gained an increased appreciation of what our teachers do behind the scenes, the technological advances that have been adopted around our Indooroopilly campus have been phenomenal. In this article, we share how the Indooroopilly Maths department are leading the charge in bringing innovation to the classroom by partnering with Antares to deploy aleX and QBot.

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Academic | Friday, 02 Jul 2021

IB Gets Creative

Learning opportunities are everywhere at St Peters Indooroopilly—a fact that our Year 11 and 12 International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) students found out, first-hand, in Term 2. To read all about the unique, creative resources the students found at their disposal, click through now!

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Academic | Wednesday, 02 Jun 2021

2021 Ethi‘Cool’ Projects

Last week, our first group of Year 7 students completed their Ethi‘Cool’ Project presentations. Challenged to combine technological innovations with concepts of ethics, the students produced a range of great, innovative solutions. As in previous years, students faced a panel of industry experts but, this year, had a few extra special guests as well. Click through to find out more!

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Academic | Monday, 24 May 2021

Advice from Old Scholars

2021 has been a year of reintroductions—from Sport fixtures, to live Music performances and community events. In Term 2, our sub-schools were able to reintroduce multiple Year Level assemblies and, with that, has come special presentations and guest speakers. Read on to find out more about the unique advice our Senior School students have received because of this.

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Academic | Thursday, 28 Jan 2021

2020 Academic Results

Congratulations to the St Peters Indoorroopilly Class of 2020 - the first cohort in Queensland to graduate through the Senior Assessment Tertiary Entrance System (SATE). While facing all the challenges thrown at them by COVID-19, the Seniors of 2020 proved their resilience, achieving the best academic results the College has seen in the last decade.

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Academic | Thursday, 17 Dec 2020

Digital Technologies & Innovation

Instead of being a time for wrapping up and finalising assessment, the end of Term 4 marked a chance for St Peters Indooroopilly’s Year 10 Business and Technology students to learn about digital technologies, entrepreneurial opportunities and innovation from a panel of industry experts.

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