Principal’s Blog

Big changes ahead to College traffic flow

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

Most of you will have heard about our exciting new Performing Arts Centre. The dream is a little closer to becoming reality as we are looking forward to Stage 1 commencing very soon. Thanks to our talented teachers and students we are bursting out of our current facilities so these rooms will serve an important
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What can we learn from our history?

Our College Dedication Service held last Monday was the perfect time to introduce this year’s Bible verse theme and show how it reflects on God’s goodness to Glasshouse Christian College over the last 18 years of our history in Beerwah. “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and don’t trust your own understanding. In
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Three free webinars for parents

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

In schools and many other industries, it is compulsory for employees to participate in ongoing professional development to ensure they are doing the best possible job and learning new skills to meet new situations. However, the most difficult job in the world is sometimes seen as one where no training is needed. You don’t need
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Welcome back

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

I hope you all feel rested and were able to enjoy some quality family time without the hectic rush of drop offs, preparing lunch boxes, and ensuring homework is done each night. We were very excited to learn of our excellent OP results over the holidays. Congratulations to Jesse Woods, Jordan Bull and Rory Tait
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Austrian Strings in Beerwah

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

Last week I predicted that the Austrian Smart Strings concert would be fabulous and I was right! The students dressed to impress and followed up with excellent violin skills that would be the envy of much older students. Part of the concert was a surprise song by Year 2 with backing by the Year 3
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Farewell class of 2017

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

Last Friday we farewelled the graduating class of 2017. There were happy tears overflowing with good memories and proud achievements and sad tears of saying farewell to friendships – some of which began 13 years ago. It was also lovely to see the expression of good relationships the students had developed with their teachers. On
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GCC: Queensland’s most innovative school

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

The Courier Mail named us as Queensland’s most innovative school in its headline of a recent article! This article was followed up by a second installment discussing the best 12 in Queensland and we were included in this list as well as having our very own story as the most innovative school in Queensland. Unfortunately, the
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What happened at Presentation Night?

Our Presentation Night was another marvellous celebration of the year that was at Glasshouse Christian College. Along with the Academic, Diligence, GREAT and character awards there were highly prized individual awards given out on the night. This year Patrick McKenzie was Middle School Dux and Jesse Woods College Dux. The Year 9 All Rounder was
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TEDx – Connected

It is fairly commonplace to hear someone refer to a “TED talk they have seen recently”. TED is a conference with the tagline “Ideas worth spreading” and to be a member of the audience during a TED conference usually costs thousands of dollars. It is the place where radical and world changing ideas are sometimes
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Principal’s Blog – Sports Awards

Glasshouse Christian College Principal - Mike Curtis

This year has been another fantastic year in sport at the College. We have had various interschool championship winning teams through the local competition, the Independent District through SCISSA and even at state level. We have had students successfully progress through the representation ranks to state levels in their chosen sport. We have also had
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