Glasshouse Christian College

The Eagle

image Principal’s Blog 2 August 2019

It’s quite possible you may not be aware that Mr Curtis has been on Long service leave for a few weeks now (and will be returning soon). However, at the College, while we are all grateful that he is able to enjoy a well-deserved holiday, here are 10 things the GCC staff have learnt or…
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image The ‘Premiership Term’ – Term 3

As we start Week 2 of this third term, I am aware that there are many staff, students and families in the Primary school who support the Brisbane Lions. Although I am not very knowledgable on the rules and gameplay in the AFL, I recently learnt that the third quarter is generally referred to as…
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image Secondary Sports Report Term 3, Weeks 1 and 2

Mountain Bike National All Schools competition this weekend:The National Schools Mountain bike competition will be taking place this weekend on the Gold Coast. A group of dedicated GCC mountain bikers have been training for this event for many months now. We wish them all the best this weekend as they compete against some of the…
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image Calling everyday heroes

As part of this year’s Book Week theme, we’re celebrating ‘everyday heroes’ who help us in the community. We invite you to visit the Primary students at first break in the library. Guests are welcome to come and read with the students and chat about their role. It would be wonderful to have a range…
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image Dance teams heading to the National Championships

Our Middle and Senior Dance teams competed at two eisteddfods last weekend, DanceLife Unite at Forest Lake on Saturday and Gympie Eisteddfod on Sunday. On Saturday at DanceLife, we performed six dances in total and the scores for all six dances qualified them for the national championships in Sydney in the September school holidays. On…
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image Library News Term 3 Week 2 2019

Book Week Competitions: Book Week entries for the Primary and Secondary competitions are now open. Entries are due in at the library in Week 4, on Monday 12 August. Go to http://gcchub.weebly.com/book-week2.html for further details (ask your child for the login details). Primary winners to be announced at Assemblies in Week 4. See you in…
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image Teaching our primary students about God’s covenants

In Term 2, Pastor Josh and I, together with the Primary Bible Study Groups, set out to discover what a covenant was. We learned it is a form of commitment or agreement between two parties and God made lots of them.   Through the creation story, God’s desire to live in a relationship with Adam and Eve…
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image Book Club & Book Fair

We have recently purchased a range of resources with our Book Club commission and want to say a huge thank you to the families that support Book Club at the College. Every order no matter how big or small assists us in purchasing resources to add to our collection. We look forward to loaning these…
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image Year 6 science fun!

Last week’s science incursion was definitely one to remember. It had so many different activities to choose from and all of them were so good! The Lego Mindstorms battle arena which also included a station that you could upgrade the base model of a small army tank was awesome fun. There was also a drone…
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image Buranga Camp

Buranga Camp adventures and challenges…. Buranga Camp is a special camp where a small group of Year 6 students from a variety of independent schools from the Sunshine Coast come together to explore an area of passion. There are a range of different subject areas for students to be involved in, from art and choral…
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image Mad Hats Barefoot Bowls Day

One of our parents asked us to include this fun event in this week’s Eagle. Looks like lots of fun.

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