Planned Service Outage

The Joseph Banks Secondary College IT Support Team will be taking all College services offline on Monday October 3rd and Tuesday October 4th. This outage is due to a network infrastructure upgrade which will bring faster internet and network speeds to classes across the campus. On these days, the below services will […]


We are so proud to celebrate and share the brilliant news of our Senior Boys Soccer team defeating LJBC in an epic semi-final battle on Tuesday 30 August. They have secured themselves a spot in the SSWA State Grand Final next week. Our boys were almost down and out but […]

Wear It Purple Day 2022

On Friday 26 August, Joseph Banks Secondary College students and staff celebrated Wear It Purple. Our wonderful Skittle Committee, lead by Miss Lisa, organised a range of fun activities across recess and lunch and some fundraising initiatives in support of Wear It Purple. Wear It Purple strives to foster supportive, […]

Here’s The Pitch

Recently, the Discovery Centre became the setting for the Year 8 Integrated Studies entrepreneurial presentation evening “Here’s the Pitch”. Aspiring students were thrown into the deep end where they presented their “Shark Tank” styled business pitches to a judging panel of “sharks” in hopes of reeling them in to finish […]

Subject Selections for 2023 Now Open

Dear Families, We are excited to provide you with an overview of the course selection process for Year 09, 10 and 11, 2023.   Select the option that applies to you/ your young person: Year 09 2023 I will be, or my young person will be in year 09 in 2023. […]

Term 2 Update

Dear Families, Welcome to Term 2, 2022! I am relieved that COVID restrictions have eased and that we have been able to start with a more optimistic outlook. While we are still experiencing COVID in the community, including our staff, we will be facing challenges for a while yet. I […]

Certificate of Commendation – 2021 Year 12 Success

Dear Families, I am pleased to share with you that Joseph Banks Secondary College received a Certificate of Commendation today that was delivered by Deputy Director General, Jay Peckett. The certificate celebrates the success of our Year 12s in 2021. A particular focus of our success is reflected in our […]

College ANZAC Service

On Tuesday 26 April we held our ANZAC Service. This year the Service was livestreamed to our families. Our amazing students from Garden Club and Skittle Club arrived early this morning to school to make flower wreaths for the Service. The wreaths they produced were beautiful. A special touch from […]

Virtual Counselling Office

Our College now has a Virtual Counselling Office available for students and families to access. The virtual counselling office is a hub for our students and families to access free mental health information, resources and strategies. The information is presented in an engaging online format that can be accessed […]