Soccer Academy Success

On Tuesday 14 September our Year 9/10 boys Soccer Academy team triumphantly won the Grand Final . It is a huge milestone for the Academy and a trophy that has been 6 years in the making. After having so many talented teams progress into the quarter and semi finals in […]

PECAN Hackathon

Over the weekend, four Joseph Banks Secondary College students participated in the Perth vs Canberra Cyber Security Capture the Flag (CTF) competition. The aim of a Cyber Security CTF is to solve challenges in cyber concepts such as stenography, software reverse engineering, digital forensics and web exploits. Upon solving these […]

R U OK? Day!

On Thursday 9th September, Joseph Banks Secondary College will be celebrating ‘R U OK? Day’. This is an annual day in September dedicated to remind people to ask their family, friends, and colleagues the question “R U OK?” in a meaningful way, to support connection to others and prevent suicide. […]

Wear it purple day

Dear Families, On Friday 27th August, Joseph Banks Secondary College will be celebrating our third year of ‘Wear It Purple Day’, which is a student led, staff supported initiative. ‘Wear It Purple’ was founded in 2010 as a way of raising awareness and fostering supportive, inclusive and empowering environments for […]

Planned Service Outage

On Saturday August 21st 2021, the Joseph Banks Secondary College IT Support team will be taking all College systems offline for electrical works. The Outage will commence at 7.30AM and run through until 10AM During this time the below systems will be unavailable: SEQTA Website ( & ClickView Printing Wi-Fi VOIP […]

Welcome to Term 3 2021

Dear Families, Welcome to Term 3! It was yet another strange end to a term with lockdown in place as we moved into the holiday break. Attendance at school during the last week of Term 2 was impacted by the lockdown. Our College community is appreciative of your support during […]

Parent Teacher Telephone Interviews

Dear Families, At Joseph Banks Secondary College, we offer a variety of ways for parents to communicate with their child’s teachers. Given the current Phase One COVID requirements announced by the government, and to avoid any uncertainty, our Parent Teacher Interviews on Wednesday 30th June, will now be conducted by […]

Course Selection Interviews

Dear families, I am excited to provide you with an overview of the course selection process for Year 11, 2022.    Year 10 students will be required to select their courses and preferred pathway for Year 11 later this term.  The courses that students select will determine their preferred pathway in Year 11 and 12, and […]