Entries by Helen Craig

The Athletics House Carnival

On Friday the 11th of September we held our 2020 Athletics House Carnival.  The students cheered for their House all day and those who participated are to be commended for their determination and sportsmanship. Congratualtions to the winning House. Eacott and to all Champion and Runner up boy and girl winners! Click here for more […]

Annual Time Capsule Opening

This recent event attracted students and parents to the MET Campus Library.  A delicious afternoon tea was provided to students, parents and staff.  Principal, Kim Savins and Deputy Principal Donna Heath gave out the time capsule contents to the Year 12 students who had contributed when they were in Year 7. The Time Capsules included the […]

Timeless20’s Art Exhibition & Performance Opening Night

On Wednesday 26th of August John Tonkin Senior campus hosted the 2020 Arts exhibition and performance opening night. We had over 100 people in attendance, along with the Arts Minister the Hon David Templeman and our Mayor Rhys Williams. 2020 has been a challenging year for us all. We reflect on the similarities of the […]

R U Okay? Day

Recently John Tonkin College held R U OK? Days. It was a reminder that on every day of the year we should support people who may be struggling. But also, that there’s more to say after R U OK? If someone says they’re not OK make time to listen, encourage action and check in. The students […]

Orientation Day

Our Year 6 visitors for orientation day last Friday, participating in heaps of fun activities for Phys Ed, Science, Art and Food Tech. Can’t wait to have them with us next year as high school students! Click here for more photos

WA State School Surfing Titles

On Monday 3rd August a group of JTC legends endured the coldest day on record in 15 years, hanging out at Avalon Beach for the Surfing WA State School Surfing Titles- Peel comp. Conditions were rough, with onshore winds and a solid swell, but everybody showed incredible courage and had a heap of fun surfing […]


JTC Celebrates HASS Week! August 1-7 was HASS WA Week. To celebrate, the HASS department arranged a pop up quiz stall for students to answer questions and win prizes. Students participated enthusiastically and enjoyed the trivia! Quizzes were also provided in homerooms to challenge students’ knowledge of key geographical, historical and economic features in a […]