Monthly Archives: December 2015

Year 12 graduation and clap out The Year 12 graduation and clap out is always an emotional time. This year we were privileged to have Andrew Johnson from Christian Schools Australia, address the Year 12s. Mr Johnson gave an inspiring speech encouraging the students to go out into the world and make a difference. He
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This week has been such a special week for Primary staff and students as the year has come to a close with the concerts, Year 6 Graduation and general end of year activities. As I write this newsletter article (Sunday 29 November) to meet the Monday 30 November deadline all I can say is that
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Celebrating… Year 9 Rites of Passage Day on Friday Loads of great assessments – while that may sound strange – a great deal of the assessed work has been fun and of a high quality. From the Bridges and Crash Test cars, the Sunshine Coast Modern style Brochures that the Tourism board would be amazed
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The past fortnight has been incredibly busy. It was wonderful to see our Year 12s graduate and I’m especially pleased to hear that they are celebrating their graduation and they are safe. We trust that their time at GCC has prepared them to be solid and productive members of society and  leaders within our wider
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Work Experience Year 9 students are reminded that Work Placement forms should be returned to the Future Pathways Office before the end of term. There is a yellow tray on the small table outside of the Future Pathways office where the forms may be left should the office be closed. The work experience week takes
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What a great year it’s been! We would like to thank everyone that has contributed to the tuckshop over the year.  And a huge thank you goes to the wonderful volunteers. Tuckshop will resume on Thursday 28 January, 2016. The menu can be found on the college website. Lauren and I would like to wish everyone
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Library News Thank you for your continued support of the programs, Book Clubs and events we run in the library. It is a pleasure to work alongside College families and to promote a love of reading and lifelong learning at GCC. We pray that the Christmas holidays will be a time of refreshing and relaxation
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The last few weeks of this term have been busy for our Primary Performing Arts Students. Both choirs have performed the songs they have been working on this term: Sing and Shout visited both Embracia and Glasshouse Country Care to perform Christmas carols and Little Voices performed an item at a P-2 assembly and then a Christmas carol as
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The Year 3 and 4 students have been competing in a Futsal competition at lunchtimes over the past 7 weeks. There were six teams competing and they all played each other as well as playing finals. The teams played very fairly and showed great skill and teamwork. Many games were drawn or had 1 – 0 scores so the
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