Monthly Archives: October 2014

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Mock interviews Our Year 10 students just finished doing their mock interviews and I was very pleased with the quality of the students I interviewed. Others staff members who shared this task also reported on how professional the students were and how they handled difficult questions. The students had obviously spent considerable time preparing for
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Legacy Cup Talent Quest This week we started auditions for our Legacy Cup Talent Quest which are being done in two sessions at lunch breaks –  Prep to Year 2 and Years 3 to 6.  These auditions will be happening over the next couple of weeks every day. Students are so excited and the judges, Mrs
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The Middle School GCCC 2014 Awards Louis Pasteur, famed microbiologist and inventor of pasteurization, once remarked in a university lecture, “chance favors the prepared mind.” There is very little chance in the final results for our awardees in two Tuesday night’s time, rather more evidence of students who have worked hard to prepare their minds.
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Since my last newsletter article so many things have happened. In the first week of this term we started off our assemblies with a Legacy Cup Challenge. It was a spelling challenge that was hotly contested. It looked like Ararat was going to pull off another win but that wasn’t the case. In the final
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  Stage 11 Building Project update – 22 October 2014 Those of you on Facebook have been able to see some photos of the new land development so we thought it was time to give you a fuller update. As of 22 October:.. The date for practical completion is Friday 27 March next year, which
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Year 8 Readers’ Cup Competition The Regional Competition for Year 8 Readers’ Cup was contested last Friday evening, October 17 at Immanuel Lutheran College, Buderim.   Nineteen teams of enthusiastic readers from secondary schools across the Sunshine Coast Region competed for a place in the final.  Their challenge was to answer tricky and challenging questions derived
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End of Year Book Returns (Prep – Year 12) Please note the following dates for end of year book returns and encourage students to return any overdue items or texts no longer required. Letters have been sent this week to Primary families with students that have items overdue from Term 3. Middle and Secondary students
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  Week 4 of Shine took place last Friday with our 14 lovely year 11 girls. We are very excited to welcome Monique into the group too this term. As we wrapped up the concept of ‘Worth’, we began to uncover the concept of ‘Strength’. Last Friday we discovered the way in which we have control
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Athletic talent was everywhere to be seen at the Queensland Primary Schools State Athletics Championships held last week. The best young athletes in the state battled it out on the track and in the field to gain personal bests and become State Champions. Among these talented athletes were our very own Cassidy Ferris and Laura
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