As part of the annual St Patrick’s Day celebrations yesterday, our 2015 Student Leaders were officially commissioned.
The commissioning ceremony took place during the formal school assembly prior to the day’s liturgical celebration. College Captains, Sam Foster and Courtney Edgecombe along with six Trade Leaders, were introduced to special guest, City of Playford Mayor, Glenn Docherty, and St Patrick’s Technical College Chair, Mrs Tricia Hicks. Each was presented with their badge and a certificate indicating their appointment.
Our 2015 Student Leaders are:
- College Captains
- Sam Foster (Automotive)
- Courtney Edgecombe (Hair & Beauty)
- Trade Leaders – School of Building & Construction
- Jacob Nigro-Graziani (Building & Construction)
- Peter Stamatelopoulos (Plumbing)
- Trade Leaders – School of Community Services, Hospitality & Lifestyle
- Brayden Pike (Food & Hospitality)
- Nicola Warren (Food & Hospitality)
- Trade Leaders – School of Engineering & Transport
- Dale Stevens (Electrotechnology)
- Fred Webb (Metals & Engineering)
The leaders each assisted Fr Pat Woods during the St Patrick’s Day liturgy which was followed by the annual Project Compassion Carnival and Irish Games.
The Irish Games were won by the School of Engineering & Transport who capped off their performance by taking out the tug-o-war main event. Other events included tunnel ball, the three-legged race and the potato and spoon race.