Glasshouse Christian College

The Eagle

image Tragedy to triumph – the (almost) untold story

The story of the boys trapped in the Thai cave and their subsequent rescue touched the hearts of us all. It was a story of tragedy to triumph as the boys and their coach were rescued in what seemed like impossible odds. We grieved when we learned of diver Saman Kunan’s death and rejoiced when…
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image Primary News

Winter Commonwealth Games Come to Glasshouse Christian College: We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful day for our P-2 Winter Games last Friday. You could have been forgiven for thinking it was almost summer instead of winter. I always love the way that the little ones participate so wholeheartedly in every activity – even…
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image Library News

MS Readathon Registrations are now open for the MS Readathon, an annual fundraiser that supports Australians living with multiple sclerosis. The MS Readathon is designed to inspire a love of reading, as students log books they read during the month of August, all for an incredible cause. This year there’s a brand new interactive website…
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image Year 7 Canberra trip

The Year 7 annual trip to Canberra last week proved once again to be the exciting climax of the year – so far, anyway! The students enjoyed a week away discovering all the highlights of Canberra, and fortunately, the city was on its very best behaviour weather-wise and wasn’t too cold after all. Beautiful, clear…
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image Pastor’s Pen

It’s been an incredible start to the term with sports days where we were blessed with beautiful weather and then camps with Year 7 and Year 9 away, exploring the city and bush respectively. These are always great days and times to enjoy the world we live in, grow new friendships, explore the spiritual and…
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image Jared at State Cross Country Championships

On a beautiful Sunshine Coast winter’s morning Jared Moss was racing around the State Cross Country course in Buderim. Jared was selected in the Sunshine Coast team at the Regional Championships and has been looking forward to the state champs. The best 10 to 19-year-old cross country runners from all over Queensland competed against the…
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image Indiah plays AFL at Regional Carnival

Indiah Loveday has been busy recently competing at the Sunshine Coast Schools AFL Championships after a busy day of Athletics at GCC. Indiah was selected in the Glasshouse District Girls AFL team and was one of the few experienced players in the team. Indiah loves her AFL and plays for the Glasshouse Lions U13 girls…
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image Instrumental Music Lessons

Instrumental music lessons have commenced for Term 3. Firstly, I would like to introduce three new instrumental teachers to the department. We have two piano teachers and a new guitar teacher. Mrs Yusupov – Piano Hila Yusupov has an extensive experience in both performing and teaching music. She holds her Master Degree in Chamber Music…
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image Year 3-6 Primary Athletics Carnival

After a term of learning and practising, the time came to test out the students skills and technique at our Year 3-6 Primary Athletics Carnival. Skippy Park was alive with keen athletes ready for action. The day began with war cries which rattled the windows of neighbouring houses with the loudest, clearest and most enthusiastic…
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image Action all around at the Prep to Year 2 Winter Games

It was an action packed day last Friday when the Prep to Year 2 students gathered on the oval ready for their Junior Athletics day. The day was named the GCC Winter Games in line with the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games which we all enjoyed earlier in the year. The children were excited as they…
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image Prep to Year 2 Athletics Carnival 2018

Here are all the photos from last Friday’s fun and activity. Big shout out to Zion for coming first. Well done to all the students who gave it their best with such G.R.E.A.T. attitudes.

image GCC Pay 4 Hay

The Glasshouse Christian College Agricultural Science students, along with so many others in the College and community, have been touched by the plight of our Australian farmers currently in the grips of drought. This is particularly poignant to the Year 12 Aggies who have had the opportunity to go on the East Meets West Camp…
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image Headstart results

Our students are shining in their University of the Sunshine Coast Headstart courses. Congratulations to the following students who have done outstanding work.        

image Kitchen Garden News

We had a very excited child ask this week “My Mum would like to know if she can come to Kitchen Garden one day and help, would that be ok?” The answer is, “Absolutely!”  We appreciate extra hands in Kitchen Garden and the children love to see parents and carers participating. If you would like…
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image The Night of Talent 2018

This exciting event is only a couple of weeks away so make sure you have marked Wednesday 15 August in your calendar. Nominations for the event have now closed so all that is left is to come along and enjoy the fantastic talent of Glasshouse Christian College students. As the poster says, it is a…
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image GCC Family Business Directory

Last week you would have read about the first two businesses we showcased from our Family Business Directory and in this week’s Eagle there are two more. If you are the owner or manager of a business we are happy to list your business in this directory for free! Click on this link to list…
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image Hair by Vik Bayliss (GCC Family Business Directory Listing)

  With over 10 years expensive, qualified colourist and stylist Vik loves to complete big changes and bright clean crisp blondes. You will find her private studio located in the beautiful hinterland. Contact Vik for more information or ‘Like’ her Facebook page using the link below: Email: [email protected] Phone: 0431 800 736 Facebook: www.facebook.com/hairbyvikbayliss  

image Be Farm Fit (GCC Family Business Directory Listing)

Be Farm Fit is an outdoor group and personal training facility located in Beerwah on their family farm, offering family-friendly fitness for men and women of all fitness levels. Be Farm Fit has over 19 group sessions weekly: Bootcamp, boxing fitness, STEP, choreographed fitness, HIIT, strength and conditioning, and YOGA (starting soon). Take the kids along and…
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