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Kolbe Catholic College graduate named one of the nation’s best

Friday 19th October – Kolbe Catholic College announced Year 12 student Chanel Romeo as the school’s recipient of the 2018 Caltex Best All Rounder Award, one of Australia’s most prestigious secondary school prizes.

Chanel Romeo joins a select group of secondary students around Australia who have received a Caltex Best All Rounder Award for excellence in their studies, on the sports field and for their work in the community.

Chanel, the College Sports Ambassador, was presented the award for achievement in the following areas:

  • Academic – achieves scholastically across a range of subjects
  • Attitude – willing to help others; makes selfless contributions
  • Personal conduct – exemplary at all times
  • Leadership – is a role model for other students
  • Service – participates fully in school and community activities
  • Sport – represents the school without necessarily being a champion

Kolbe Catholic College principal Mr Nick Scully said Chanel was a worthy recipient of the nationally-recognised award.

“The award recognises Chanel’s contribution across several disciplines –she has been a wonderful asset to our school and the wider community, setting a terrific example for others to follow,” Mr Scully said.

Caltex Australia Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Julian Segal, said the Australian fuel and convenience company was proud to have recognised generations of students like Chanel since the awards began in 1985.

The Caltex Best All Rounder Award has been presented to thousands of final-year students around the country across its 33-year history.

As a proud Australian business that’s been part of local communities for more than a century, Caltex seeks to acknowledge the all-round contribution that each student makes to their schools and communities, their leadership abilities and the good example they set for others.

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