Middle School News

Year 8 Camp – 2018

In Week 2, the Year 8 students went away for two nights to camp in Kenilworth. They spent a night in cabins and a night where they had to set up camp and sleep in tents. Our students had a blast on the Year 8 Camp. They were presented with many opportunities for them to
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Year 7 Launchpad

As always, the first week of Year 7 has been an incredibly busy one. It’s been a mad rush of new routines, timetables, rooms and getting used to many new teachers and expectations. It’s sure to have been a bit of a rollercoaster ride of excitement and nerves, both for students and parents. On the
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Middle School News

Welcome to a new year and especially to our new students and parents. Thanks for attending the Parent Information Night this week. Parents who were unable to attend are encouraged to email their child’s Pastoral Care teacher or even pop in after school one day as it’s of great benefit to a child’s academic progress
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Help with Middle and Senior Maths

My name is Neil Capps and I have the privilege to be leading the GCC Maths Department this year. Students from Years 7 to 10 will be graduating on the new Queensland system of external exams that will be worth 50% of their result in Year 12. Our current Year 11 students will be the
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Cooking classes

These cooking classes are an exciting opportunity for our students but are limited to only 15-20 places and only for those in Years 7 to 10. Act quickly if interested.

Middle School News – worth celebrating

I recently came across a quote on what it means to celebrate. It stated that we often perceive celebration as a time to be entertained or amused; however, in reality, it is ‘an active state, an act of expressing reverence or appreciation’ of others. There are so many things to celebrate at this time of
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Presentation Night 2017 – photo gallery

What a fantastic night of celebration. We are proud of all our students and Presentation Night was the perfect way to acknowledge their achievements over the last year. A special thanks to all our guests on the night and to our wonderful parents and caregivers for their support. Introduction and Middle School academic awards Senior
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Middle School news

Congratulations to these students for their successes so far this term: Ebony King – 7th in High Jump in Queensland JD Theron and Aiden McKellar – played in the QLD Volleyball team in the national championships – their team won! The Year 8 girls Glasshouse Volleyball team won silver in the recent state competition Noah
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Bush Dance 2017

The Bush Dance is back again this year and is happening next Friday 3 November! There’s going to be live music from the fantastic Smashing Bumpkins and Aussie World passes to be won for the best dressed country gal and guy. The dance is open to Youth Group members and Year 6 to 12 GCC Students
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Sound advice for parents of teens

Below is some sound advice I recently came across that I would like to endorse related to dealing with problems at school: Getting along with people can be tough—whether you’re six or sixty. And sometimes we all need a little help knowing what to do. When kids have a problem with friends at school, we
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