St Patrick's College Strathfield

Orientation Day and First Day

YEAR 7, 2024

Year 7, 2024 First Day and Orientation Day 
Wednesday, 31 January  

The College will host Orientation into Year 7 for all current and new students on the first day of the school year 2024. This day is designed to provide all boys with important information, alleviate some of their fears and answer some of their questions about day-to-day life in secondary school.

Students will be well informed about life as a Senior School student at the College. They will learn to navigate their way around areas of the College and will engage in various activities in their House groups to help prepare them for the transition they are about to undergo.

On the first day, new students are to arrive at the Robson Auditorium by 8:15 AM and be greeted by the Year 7 Coordinator. Students should wear their House t-shirts, College sports shorts and sports shoes. The student’s House allocation has been advised via email.

YEARS 8-11, 2024

Years 8-11, 2024 First Day 
Thursday, 1 February  

On the first day, new students are to arrive at the Robson Auditorium by 8:15 AM and be greeted by their Year Coordinator. Students should wear their summer school uniform. The student’s House allocation has been advised via email.

IMPORTANT DATES

EVENT DATE Time VENUE DRESS
First Day and Orientation Day, Year 7  Wednesday, 31 January 8:15 AM Robson House t-shirts, College sports shorts and sports shoes
First Day, Years 8 – 11  Thursday, 1 February 8:15 AM Robson Summer school uniform

Year 7 Parent Information Evening and Welcome Barbeque

(parents and students)

Monday, 5 February 6.30 PM – 8.30 PM Gym Summer School Uniform

Year 8 Parent Information Evening

(parents only)

Tuesday, 6 February 6.00 PM – 7.00 PM Gym  

Year 9 Parent Information Evening

(parents only)

Tuesday, 6 February 6.00 PM – 7.00 PM Hall  

Year 10 Parent Information Evening

(parents only)

Wednesday, 7 February 6.00 PM – 7.00 PM Gym  

Year 11 Parent Information Evening

(parents only)

Wednesday, 7 February 6.00 PM – 7.00 PM Hall