Monthly Archives: September 2013

On Wednesday 18 September, GCCC sent a group of seven Year 11 students to the “Masterclass” seminar held by the Bible Society at Mueller College. This seminar runs every year and aims to help students to engage with the Bible and apply it to their everyday lives. This year, our students were encouraged as future
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If you have siblings interested in enroling at GCCC please note the following:-It is the parents’ responsibility that each new potential student (sibling) must complete and submit to the College, a separate Application for Enrolment form.  This is the first step in the enrolment process and families are cautioned that whilst siblings are given priority enrolment consideration
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Evie Vermeulen: On Thursday 3M and 3G went to Tunnel Ridge Ranch. We stayed for one night and two days. Mitchell Tidy: When we got there I said to Xander “Look at the pool. It is big!” When we stopped everyone was very happy. Jacinda Raffaut: My favourite activity was horse riding. My mum said
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OCTOBER Mon 7 Labour Day public holiday Tue 8 First Day Term 4 Fri 11 Volunteers’ Lunch 12.30-3pm Thur 17 9am New to MS in 2014 Info session Mon 21 Pupil Free Day (Verification Day) Wed 23 6.30pm Sports Awards Evening NOVEMBER Tue 5 6.30pm Middle & Senior School Awards Wed 6-Fri 8 Year 5
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School Fee Schedule for 2014 The College Fee Schedule for 2014 is now available for download on our website or you can come into the office to collect one. I want to thank you for the way you have responded to our requests to pay school fees through the Ezy Pay system this year. We
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In Term 3, during the run up to Book Week and as part of a writing extension, students in Year 5 and 6 who have a passion and talent in story writing participated in the National Pilot Pen Creative Writing Scholarship Competition. The focus was on short story writing with the story length being between
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These primarily assess a student’s abilities in the area of literacy and numeracy. Recent pedagogical thinking has expanded to an understanding and acceptance that “intelligence” can encompass more than literacy and numeracy. Gardner (a well respected educationalist) proposed a multiple intelligence theory based on an understanding of a wider range of gifts and skills. Your
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Happenings in the Senior School Awards Night – 5 November 2013 This year we are holding the Awards Night at the Caloundra Events Centre on 5 November starting at 6:30pm. Please put this date in your diary.  We are combining the Middle School and the Senior School for this event and it is expected that
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For a good portion of my life, I complained to God for allowing pain. I could find no way to rationalize a world as painful as this one. As I visited people whose pain far exceeded my own, I was surprised by its effects. Suffering seemed as likely to reinforce faith as to sow doubt.
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In 2014 we are re-designing the House Shirt to be a polo shirt that will be more comfortable to wear for sporting events and will look a lot better than our current T shirt. I would also like to make this shirt a statement of house pride. This is where I want the graphic arts
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