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Where are they now? St Paul’s Alumni

Below are some stories from our past students. If you would like to share your story with the St Paul’s community, please click on this link to enter your details: Alumni profile participation

Class of 2012 – Thomas Slate

Class of 2012 Alumnus, Thomas Slate, started at St Paul’s in Prep when he was six years old.

Some of his fondest memories are connected with the Miller’s Factory Year 9 Centre and the small community feel that developed at the then separate campus.  He recalls the many facets of the Year 9 Program that included many city trips, camps and different styles of teaching and learning.


Class of 1987 – Jacqui Lyons

Jacqui Lyons started at St Paul’s in Year 7 in the foundation year of 1982, with only twenty-four students in the Sunday School rooms at the back of the church.

Today Jacqui is a music teacher at St Paul’s and she remembers the early days of St Paul’s…


Class of 2006 – Dr Ida Whiteman

St Paul’s alumna receives prestigious scholarship

St Paul’s Anglican Grammar School class of 2006 alumna, Dr Ida Whiteman was recently awarded the very prestigious ‘Helen and Michael Gannon John Monash Scholarship’ to study a Master of Science in International Health and Tropical Medicine with a focus on managing effective health programs at the University of Oxford in 2017.


Class of 2009 – Brenton Jones

Class of 2009 Alumnus, Brenton Jones, started at St Paul’s in Year 4 when he was eight years old.  He still remembers his first teachers Mrs Janne McFadyen, Mr Norm McLennan and Mrs Robyn Baker.  Brenton is now a Professional Cyclist living in Europe.


Class of 2011 – Richard Verheyen

Class of 2011 Alumnus, Richard Verheyen, is living in Vancouver, Canada working for a software startup company as a Web Developer.

During his time at St Paul’s one of Richard’s most memorable moments was being involved in the 2010 production of West Side Story and performing the ‘Gee Officer Krupke’ song.


Class of 2006 – Dane Roy

Class of 2006 Alumnus, Dane Roy, started at St Paul’s as a Year 7 student and remembers enjoying the school assembly on a Friday. Now, in 2018, he is living in Texas in the USA and is about to start his third year studying communications on a full scholarship at the University of Houston.


Class of 2010 – Alexandra Gummer

Class of 2010 Alumna, Alexandra Gummer, started at St Paul’s for her final years of schooling in Year 11.  She still fondly remembers the athletics carnivals and competing against other schools in softball and football (soccer). Alexandra now balances her careers between being a chemical engineer/biochemist for CSL Behring and being a professional football (soccer) player for Melbourne Victory.