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image Principal’s Blog – Grandparents’ Day and more

This was our biggest one yet with about 600 special guests and it was another huge success. You could see by the smiles on our students’ faces how much they loved having their grandparents or special guests there for them on the day. Many grandparents had travelled from long distances and this made the event…
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image P and F News

Hello College families! What a great start to Term 3 with the fantastic Athletics Day events. We were very pleased to see the DeLorean Mobile Coffee (DMC) group of students running the coffee van purchased by P and F last year. Overall, they did a great job with lots of positive feedback.  Many thanks to…
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image Middle School News – Camps, Real Talk and French Expo

Well done to our intrepid Year 9 students who braved the wintry weather, rode mountain bikes along challenging dirt tracks and carried their backpacks along a path that was aptly named ‘Heartbreak Ridge’. However, it’s not the outdoor adventure camp nor any of the activities that make a successful camp. Rather, it is the sense…
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image Library News

Congratulations to the following Year 3-6 students who achieved outstanding results on the Literacy Pro program in Semester 1. Their achievements were recently recognised at an Assembly where students received a LitPro Principal’s Award. Many students have read over and above their expected goals and continue to soar by reading consistently at home and school,…
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image Gideons International visit GCC

Three wonderful gentlemen representing Gideons International dropped by to visit the Year 7s last week, handing out complimentary copies of New Testament Bibles to each of the students. Mr Ern Tozer organised the visit and ensured the students and men thoroughly enjoyed their time together. The gentlemen were impressed with the large classroom space that…
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image Year 8 in Term 3

Well, Term 3 is certainly underway. In Year 8, we have been working hard. Students are busy in class (and hopefully at home). The assessment calendar for the term is out and on Connect. Students should all know what they have due and when. If they don’t please get your child to access Connect and…
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image Sunshine Coast Schools’ Drama Festival

Drama Club students will be taking to the stage this Saturday at the Sunshine Coast Schools’ Drama Festival. The four GCC groups across Year 7-12 will compete against other Sunshine Coast schools. The students have been busy rehearsing since late last term and even busier painting some large props. If you are free this Saturday, come and support these budding…
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image Cupcakes for SHE Rescue Home

SHE stands for “Shaping Her Earth and Shaping Her Eternity” and is a rescue home in Cambodia providing a safe place for girls between five and sixteen who have been victims of the sex trafficking. Nine of our students want to help the SHE Rescue Home and they have worked out a very yummy way…
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image Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Plant Science Competition

Lachlan McWilliam has excelled in the 2017 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Plant Science Competition, winning the Conference Award which entitles him to up to $1000 towards attending the 2017 Trop Ag Conference in Brisbane. Lachlan also won a QATC TASTE Scholarship worth $495 and his research gained a Highly Commended Award. Overall, an outstanding…
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image Regional Softball Championships on the horizon for Thomas

Thomas Cooper has impressed selectors at the Regional Softball Championships to be selected in the 12 year Sunshine Coast Softball Team. He does not turn 10 years old until December which makes this an amazing achievement. Thomas played in the Glasshouse District 11 year team at the Sunshine Coast Regional Carnival and showed his ability…
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image Grandparents’ Day – photo gallery

This Grandparents’ Day was the biggest with approximately 600 very special guests. We were very proud of our Hospitality students who put on a huge feast for the event. Our students performed magnificently at the concert and the classrooms were buzzing with laughter and chatter. All the photos are below or you can see it…
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image Qld State Soccer Championships

Congratulations to Kirra-Leigh Crouch and Bakani Kombanie who represented Glasshouse Christian College at the U13-15 Queensland State Soccer Championships in Cairns, playing against 20 teams and 320 athletes from throughout Queensland. The boys played strong and hard, finishing first in their heats heading into the final series and after six games, with only one loss,…
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image Age Champions for GCC Athletics 9 to 12 years

Congratulations to all competitors, as some Age Champion competitions were very close. Age Champions and record breakers are listed below: Age Champions 1st 2nd 8 Year Girls Breeanna Aldridge Charlotte Albrand 8 Year Boys Ashton Van Straten Harry Bound 9 Year Girls Hannah Gassner Sarah Coumi 9 Year Boys Hunter Smith Ben Ramke 10 Year…
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image Gallant effort by Year 6 footballers

Qualifying game:  Our very talented Year 6 boys’ football team played beautiful football to beat St Michael’s College 5 – 3 in a qualifying game for the South East Queensland Primary School Cup. The team scored five goals in the first half and really dominated the St Michael’s team. In the second half, St Michael’s lifted…
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image Dancelife Unity State Competition

Last Saturday night the Senior Dance Team competed at the Dancelife Unite state competition. They performed three of their dances and received a total of 78 points for their performances. The qualification for the national championships was 80 points! They had a great time competing and are looking forward to closing that two point gap…
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image Community News – new doctors’ surgery in Beerwah

We don’t normally include these kind of posts but know that it is sometimes difficult getting in to see a local doctor when you need to. This is a new practice in Beerwah. Please note that this is not a recommendation – just passing on the knowledge and details of a new practice in case…
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image Community News – Landsborough Day

We love supporting our local community, so wanted to promote the Loving Landsborough Day. Looks like lots of family fun. There is also a colouring competition open to all primary aged children. Details are on the flyer.    

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