Glasshouse Christian College

The Eagle

image Twelve reasons why I love being the Principal of GCC

Last week I took one of my regular walks around the campus, visiting classrooms and interacting with the students on breaks. I saw some fantastic teaching, students totally absorbed by their lessons, and students happily playing and enjoying each other’s company during the lunch breaks. The atmosphere of enthusiasm and joy around the place was…
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image Open the doors to a real DeLorean…an Open Day experience

Open the doors to a real DeLorean…an Open Day experience. There’s a classic scene in the Back to the Future 1 movie and the re-creation of it on Open Day was almost complete – short of a deserted floodlit car park and a crazy scientist. There were, however, quite a few young impressionable teenagers and…
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image Year 5 and 6 Readers Cup 2019

On Wednesday 29 May, five Primary students represented the College at the Year 5/6 Sunshine Coast Regional Readers Cup Competition at Immanuel Lutheran College. The Readers Cup is organised by the Queensland Branch of the Children’s Book Council of Australia and is a state wide competition for young readers that challenges students to read widely,…
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image Football team wins interschool title

History was made last Friday when our GCC A Football Team won the Glasshouse Interschool A Division Trophy outright for the first time in ages. Our football and netball teams were all unbeaten in Week 2 of the competition which was a first for GCC teams. The boys played some fantastic football during the three…
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image Maleny Show 2019 wrap

We had a fantastic time at this year’s Maleny Show and I’m very proud of our Aggies and the Hospitality students. Produce wins Despite a bit of a difficult season growing fruit and vegetables for the Aggies, they did exceedingly well at the Maleny Show, securing Champion Vegetable Collection, nine firsts, three seconds and two…
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image ‘Perceptual Motor Program’ (PMP) for Prep

You may have seen some exciting things happening in the Prep outdoor area in the mornings. Four mornings a week we begin our day outdoors in small groups, with physical activities monitored by parents and staff. The program aims to start our day moving little bodies and ‘waking up’ brains, ready for a day of…
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image Tuckshop News 7 June 2019

Please remember that Tuckshop Online with Flexischools must be completed by 9am on Tuckshop Days. All Primary students must use Tuckshop online with Flexischools. If your child is absent from school please notify Tuckshop on 5436 5654 to cancel their Tuckshop order or verify another Tuckshop day for your child to have in its place.…
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image Fraser Coast Interschool Equestrian Competition

Students, Lauren Brockhurst, Hayley Wall, Lilly Short and Tyler Short have all nominated for the Fraser Coast Interschool Equestrian Competition in August. We wish them all the best. If any other students are interested in joining them please see the details below: Dates: 22-24 AugustLocation: Maryborough ShowgroundsHosted by: Riverside Christian College Team manager – Des…
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image New venue a hit at Primary Athletics Carnival

Our GCC Primary Athletics Carnival was held at the Sunshine Coast University track this year due to Skippy Park being too wet to use. Students flooded into the venue from the many buses ready for a day of exciting competitions. Students were thrilled to be able to run on the tartan track and felt like…
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image Speedy little legs!

The Bulldogs’ ovals filled with enthusiastic little runners on the morning of the Prep – Year 2 Cross Country. Tents were ready, families lined the course, the sun shone and with a bang the races began. Students had been training at school so were ready to race each other and gain valuable points for their…
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image Writing competition

Young writers, have you submitted your piece to the Hinterland Times yet?No? Then you better hurry!  Entries close 30 June. Share this post to spread the message! Fact or fiction, humorous or serious, any genre of prose is acceptable. Age limit: 11 – 17 yearsWord limit: 600 wordsTheme: ‘A Day in the Life’Submission details: Click here

image Skateboarding winter holiday program

The holidays will be here before you know! This program is run by the organisation the College uses for skateboarding lessons so it is happy to include their event in this week’s Eagle. All the details are in the brochure below.

image Whipbird Creative (GCC Family Business Directory Listing)

We are a proud Sunshine Coast business providing Journalism and Digital Content Development for businesses, companies and organisations. We offer a range of monthly marketing packages and project services, specifically developed for businesses and consultants who would like to increase their online presence. If you find marketing daunting, we are the right people to help…
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image Sunshine Cleaning Co. (GCC Family Business Directory Listing)

Do you dream about coming home to a clean and tidy house? Wish the cleaning fairy would pay you a visit every now and again? Stop dreaming and start enjoying! Servicing Beerwah, Glasshouse, Landsborough, Beerburrum and surrounding areas. Fully insured Local, reliable and efficient Thorough, high quality and professional Own cleaning equipment Hassle-free, no obligation…
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