Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Intermediate Boys Grand Final was fantastic spectacle between our 9/10 Boys and Matthew Flinders Anglican College. GCC scored the first try and looked the better team early, however Matthew Flinders came back and ended up winning the game. Congratulations to our boys on a fantastic effort. They have beaten every team in the competition except
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Year 2 students’ 15 minutes of fame Since the last newsletter our students have continued to shine and proudly represent our College. During Year 2’s visit to Australia Zoo, they were asked to film a video with Bindi Irwin and the results are gorgeous. If you missed this cute video on Facebook, you can view
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As I reflect on the events of Term 3 there are some significant moments which deserve a mention. Grandparents’ Day once again was such a wonderful experience and we were blessed to have enjoyed having so many visitors on the day.  Over the past couple of years we have been working in partnership with Hilton
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Important dates for your calendar for next term Awards night This is a COMPULSORY event for all Middle and Senior school students. Please mark in your diaries –  Tuesday 8 November, 5.30 for a 6.00pm start. At the Caloundra Events centre, students must wear full formal uniform – with tie and belt for boys Middle School
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The end of Term 3 is always exceptionally busy. This week saw the culmination of our Senior Block Exams. At Glasshouse we like to set aside as much time as possible for teaching the curriculum and hence we run our exams right into the last week of term. This puts quite a bit of pressure
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Term 3 has gone so quickly with Year 10 Senior Education and Training (SET) plans all completed and Year 12s investigating options for next year. Year 12 QTAC Applications Many of our Year 12s have already made their decisions and have submitted their applications for university through QTAC. Please note that on-time applications close on
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MS READATHON The final week of Term 3 is upon us and the last few chapters are being read for this year’s MS Readathon. Thank you to those who were able to participate and read to raise funds and make a difference in the lives of people living with multiple sclerosis. The reading period finishes
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Hello GCC Community! What an exciting couple of months we have had.  Funfest may be over but the fun has definitely carried on. We are excited to announce that Funfest raised just under $30,000.00 for the P and F Association!  This is an amazing result and we cannot thank the community enough for their contributions. 
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Spring has sprung! It is such a lovely time of year to get on top of all those little gardening jobs. Our KG green thumbs have been kept very busy; pruning the citrus trees, planting new passion fruit vines, fertilizing the fruit trees and harvesting the last of our winter vegetables. We have enjoyed abundant
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Adam Smerdon recently competed in the 2016 Australian Motocross National Championships held in Coolum. This event was part of the Senior MX National Championships Series but young riders can compete in the final round. Adam was injured in the practice round so was only cleared to ride in the second of the two races in
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