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image Open Day – six things you may not know

This time next week things will be in full swing for our Open Day on Saturday 19 May between 10am and 2pm. Our 2018 Open Day has some surprising additions you may not know about. Here are just six of them: Everyone is invited. This event is not just for new parents and visitors. Most school…
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image Join us on 19 May and share in your children’s learning

At Glasshouse Christian College we do Open Day somewhat differently from most other schools. Open Day is a time when new families who are interested in finding out more about our College can come and have a Glasshouse Christian College experience. Currently we already have many new students (mainly Prep) enrolled for next year, but…
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image Library News

Celebrate the Landsborough Story Seat: You’re invited to join in for a morning of stories, games and fun at the “I’m a Dirty Dinosaur” Story Seat at Pioneer Park Caloundra St, Landsborough on Wednesday 16 May at 9:30 am. Children up to 5 years are encouraged to come dressed as a dinosaur and enjoy some…
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image Students excel at Sunshine Coast Dance Eisteddfod

Last Friday, 67 GCC students from across Primary, Middle and Senior schools competed at the Sunshine Coast Dance Eisteddfod and what an amazing job they did! Some of these students had been dancing for over 14 hours! Our Middle school team was awarded a highly commended for their Jazz routine and a 5th for their Lyrical. The…
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image Mother’s Day Chapel 2018 – photo and video gallery

On Wednesday our GCC mums were treated to some lovely performances at our Mother’s Day Chapel. The students did a terrific job and it was lovely to see their excitement when they saw their much loved mum in the audience. For all the mums who couldn’t make it we have some videos of the different…
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image Aiden and JD selected for QLD Schoolboys Secondary Volleyball Team

Congratulations to Aiden McKellar and JD Theron on their selection in the QLD Schoolboys Secondary Volleyball Team. They will be representing Queensland at the 2018 School Sport Australian Volleyball Championships in Bendigo in August. The boys represented the Sunshine Coast in the U15 Boys Regional Team at the Volleyball State Championships over the weekend, earning…
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image Secondary sports wrap

Trish Buckley Volleyball Tournament: The Trish Buckley Volleyball tournament has been running across Friday evenings during Weeks 1 and 2 this term. This year GCC have six teams taking part in the junior and intermediate competition. There is one more Friday remaining which will consist of finals, taking place on Friday 18 May. These games…
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image Riders excel at St Andrew’s Show Jumping Challenge

Tyler and Lily Short excelled in the Primary competition at the St Andrews Show Jumping Challenge held in Verrierdale last weekend. Tyler dominated the primary age group and was awarded the Overall Best Primary Rider at the carnival which was a fantastic result. St Andrew’s hosted its 2nd Annual Show jumping Event with 46 riders…
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image Parents of students who catch buses other than GCC’s own buses to school

This is an important reminder if you are in the above category. If you do not have an existing SPA Agreement with us, then the month of May is the only time you are able to claim Bus Assistance for Semester 1. If you are not sure if you are eligible for this, please go…
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image Our Glasshouse Reps have been extremely busy

Many 10 – 12 year students have been busy during the past months representing the Glasshouse District in their chosen sports. Jared Moss has been the most outstanding this year being selected in the Sunshine Coast Boys AFL team to compete at the Queensland State Championships in July. His Glasshouse District team had their first…
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image Fantastic running at Junior Cross Country

Wow, these children can run fast! Who would slow down to run over obstacles when you can run fast on flat ground? That was the mindset of most of our Prep to Year 2 students as they raced around the new course at the Beerwah Sports Grounds. Lots of parents and family members came out…
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image Prep Mothers’ Night

On Tuesday night the Prep Mums were treated to a special evening at the College. The preps brought their Mums to their classroom for some craft activities and games. Then later all the Preps went to the OLA to share some food together. It was a wonderful evening where our Preppies were able to bless…
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image Primary Student Council helps Ingham flood victims

At the end of Term 1, the Primary Student Council held a free dress day with the goal of raising money for people affected by severe flooding in North Queensland. Our Primary students put in a big effort and raised the amazing sum of $914.20. This money has been directly donated to the Ingham Community…
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image Senior drama students enjoy a night at the theatre

Thank you to the parents of Senior Drama students who picked up their children late into the night so they could enjoy an evening at the Theatre. Back in Week 2, Year 11 students enjoyed watching The Crucible at Brisbane Arts Theatre, particularly feeling chuffed they were able to recite their chosen scenes from Term…
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image Prep nursery rhyme day

On Monday 30 April, all the Preppies came to school dressed up as Nursery Rhyme characters. There were Incy Wincy Spiders, Old McDonald farmers, Little Miss Muffets and Mary with her little lamb to name but a few! A big thank you to the parents who put in a lot of effort to help their…
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