From the Wellbeing Leader

Jessica Robinson

The Connected Schools Community is delighted to present 

Dr Justin Coulson Empowering Parent Workshops on Thursday August 10.

Justin is the co-host and parenting expert on Channel 9's Parental Guidance, the founder of, and one of Australia’s most trusted parenting experts. He holds a PhD in Positive Psychology.


Over the past decade he has helped innumerable families with his 9 books about raising children, his hundreds of media appearances (including all of Australia’s major news outlets, and even the Washington Post and the New York Times), and two viral videos that have been viewed a combined 80 million times! 

Make sure to register for the upcoming Connected Schools Parenting Workshops:

Parenting ADHD with Dr Justin Coulson 

When: Thursday August 10 from 4pm-5:30pm

Location: Endeavour College

Registration is essential, tickets are FREE


Register here for: Parenting ADHD, from 4:00pm-5:30pm

This free parent session will explore ADHD explaining what it is and what it isn't, and will offer strategies, tips, and solutions to support parents, strengthen relationships and build family bonds.


This presentation will:

  • Explain what ADHD is, and is not
  • Unpack why ADHD is so controversial
  • Review science-supported strategies to help parents guide ADHD children successfully
  • Provide practical solutions to help create willing participation in family life with an ADHD child
  • Offer family-strengthening tips to support parents, strengthen relationships, and build bonds

Parenting 9 Ways to a Resilient Child with Dr Justin Coulson

When: Thursday August 10 from 7pm-8:30pm (Drinks and nibbles provided from 6:30-7pm)

Location: Endeavour College

Registration is essential, tickets are FREE


Register here for 9 Ways to a Resilient Child, from 7pm-8:30pm (drinks and nibbles from 6:30pm)


This free parent session will reveal the psychological secrets to building your child’s sense of identity, highlighting strengths, and nurturing a growth mindset. Based on Dr. Justin Coulson’s best-selling book 9 Ways to a Resilient Child, this session explains how we can help our children cope powerfully and positively with life's challenges. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

Term 3 Chapels and Assemblies

Families are welcome to come along to the Church for Chapel on Wednesday mornings from 9am and to the hall for Assemblies on Friday mornings from 9am. Chapel and Assemblies will continue to be livestreamed on our closed group on Facebook each week, if you need help accessing this, please pop in for a chat.


Wednesday Chapel

This term will be exploring the theme of ‘Heroes of the Bible” each week. Thank you Pastor Matt for leading us last week and to Year 1 Sheedy for leading us this morning.

The hosts for Chapel this term are:

Week 3 (9/8) Reception Gracey

Week 4 (16/8) Pastor Matt

Week 5 (23/8) 3 Brokate

Week 6 (30/8) 6 Harris

Week 7 (6/9) Leila Mattner (Grandfriend’s Day)

Week 8 (13/8) 4 Bakewell

Week 9 (20/9) Eve Ormsby from Endeavour

Week 10 Closing Chapel with Pastor Matt


Friday Assembly

The Following Classes will be hosting Assembly this term:

Week 2 (4/8) 2 Tew/ Voigt

Week 3 (11/8) 1 Huxtable

Week 4 (18/8) Reception Dixon

Week 5 (25/8) Book Week Parade

Week 6 (1/9) 5 Woodward

Week 7 No Assembly (Pupil Free Day)

Week 8 (15/9) SPLASH

Week 9 No Assembly 

Week 10 No Assembly (Concert Week)

School volunteers

If you wish to be a volunteer at St Paul Lutheran, you can speak with our admin team and a pack can be emailed or sent home with your child. All volunteers require a valid WWCC clearance and need to complete the Valuing Safe Communities training. If you have any questions, please contact Jess Robinson Please note that we will be relying on parent volunteers this term and next term to ensure our class excursions can go ahead. If you would like to assist on these days you will need to be a registered volunteer with an up to date WWCC, signed registered volunteer form and up to date Valuing Safe Communities training.