Glasshouse Christian College

The Eaglet

image Have you thought about coming to a P and F meeting?

At GCC we are committed to providing quality Christian education to your sons and daughters. You may have also heard it said that “it takes a village to raise a child”. Our village is our GCC community and this includes everyone who is a part of our College. One of the most tangible expressions of…
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image 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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image Clean Up Club

Clean Up Club has started up in Term 4 with a bang! Clean Up Club is a social club for students in Year 3 and Year 4 which involves getting together with friends to make a positive contribution to the school. They do this by picking up rubbish from different areas in the playground each…
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image Sport and Rec Camp

The beginning of this term saw the first Sport and Rec Camp at GCC. Every camper was exhausted after the overnight camp and I’m sure they slept extremely well afterwards. The adventure involved a gruelling ride, trek and paddle across the greater part of the area that covers the Glasshouse Mountains. Students were pushed to…
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image Skate program builds character

During Term 3, students in Year 4, 5 and 6 participated in an after school skate program. This program was an initiative collaboratively run by Skate Aid Australia aimed at character development through building confidence, resilience and overcoming challenges, all while learning to skateboard. Due to the enjoyment and success that the program had, it…
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image Kitchen Garden News

Classes had a great time getting dirty and digging for buried ‘treasure’. The treasure was in fact potatoes….lots and lots of potatoes; red ones, white ones, big ones and small. Such a bumper crop from only one garden bed! We also harvested a large crop of onions and leeks which will be used in the…
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image Noah’s hip hop achievement

Congratulations to Year 7 student Noah Standring whose hip hop team, Expialidopest, were crowned Australian junior champions over the weekend. The competition is called World Supremacy Battlegrounds and is the biggest hip hop competition in the southern hemisphere. Noah and his crew were not only the Australian champions but were also placed fifth in the…
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image Year 6 excursion to Luther Heights Youth Camp

On Monday 2 October there were many staff praying that the rain tanks would be filled and then the clouds would blow out to sea. After 12 hours of continuous torrential rain who would have thought we would wake to a small gap in the clouds and a few square metres of blue sky? By…
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image Fiji Mission Trip

Fourteen students from Year 10-12 attended this year’s Fiji Mission Trip where we had the opportunity to share the love of Jesus to people of all ages.   Our team performed skits, music items and magic tricks, as well as shared devotions and testimonies of what God has done both in us and for us.…
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image Year 11 Biology Camp 2017

Our Year 11 Biology class went on camp to Stradbroke Island during the first week of Term 4. Students explored the island and ran scientific investigations across some of the island’s beautiful and varied habitats. Our main focus was to investigate how land management practices have changed on the island from before white settlement to…
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image Samaritan’s Purse Christmas Child

It’s that time of year again! Shoebox time! Operation Christmas Child is our opportunity to give a gift to a child in need. This shoebox that you put together and donate may be the only gift a child receives in their entire life. Who wouldn’t want to help change the world, one child at a…
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image Milo in2Cricket

Glasshouse Districts Cricket Club will soon be running Milo in2Cricket sessions again! The program is perfect for boys and girls aged 5-8 years to learn basic cricket skills.  Details: Cost:   $75 Monday: 3.45-4.45pm Begins: 23 October                          Ends:  27 November, 2017 * Address: Glasshouse Mountains Sports Ground * Please register by:  Monday, 23 October…
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image Beerwah Street Party – Simpson Street closed

The Beerwah Street Party is happening on Friday 20 October and in preparation for the event, Simpson Street, Beerwah will be closed to all traffic from 12pm that day. A shuttle bus will be doing a circuit from Roberts Road, outside the swimming pool from 4pm to 9pm to ferry people who are parking at the Sports…
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image Shebah service in Beerwah

We don’t normally include business information in our newsletter but thought this one would be beneficial to some of our local families. One of our grandparents has become a ‘Shebah Ride Share Driver’. Shebah is the same as Uber but only has female drives taking females or children to their destination. Nerina is the only…
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