Glasshouse Christian College

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image How to be excellent

TO BE EXCELLENT YOU HAVE TO DEMONSTRATE EXCELLENCE: This week we have had the opportunity to celebrate and acknowledge just some of the amazing successes achieved by many of the staff and students at our school. The GCC Dance troupes have done exceptionally well in recent competitions, the mountain biking squad who competed in mountain…
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image Preparing Year 11 students for external exams in 2020

The introduction of external assessments in General subjects is a key feature of the new QCE system. The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority (QCAA) has published sample papers on its website at: https://www.qcaa.qld.edu.au/senior/senior-subjects. They’re located in the Assessment tab on each syllabus page. We will incorporate these sample resources in our teaching and learning programs to help…
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image Future Pathways Department Annual Careers Expo

The Future Pathways Department Annual Careers Expo on 31 July was a great success! Year 9 to 12 students and their parents spent the evening perusing more than 25 exhibitor displays including universities, apprenticeship providers, the Defence Force, the Police Force, training organisations and employers. Exhibitors commented on the in-depth discussions they had with our…
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image Arts Week 2019

Due to the newsletter deadline, we can only show you all the Arts Week activities for early in the week but we hope to have lots of photos and videos next week including the star event on Friday night. On Monday the dance department kicked off Arts Week with the Year 10 Dance class running…
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image Father’s Day Stall

It’s never too early to begin planning for Father’s Day. Now is the time to line up lots of jobs for pocket money and encourage your children to begin saving for this fantastic store. Every year, there is a beautiful range of thoughtful gifts and the prices begin at $2 and are capped at $6.…
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image P and F Annual Trivia Night

This term we will be having our annual Trivia Night on 14 September so start organising your table now (maximum of 10 people). The event will be held at Glasshouse Country Baptist Church and the wonderful Mark and Alaina Westaway will once again be our hosts. This year the theme will be “ favourite music…
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image Year 6 Ladies Day Out

This week the girls and boys in Year 6 split for a special day apart to explore issues relating to them as a group. The girls were treated to an amazing day up at Tranquil Park in Maleny where they enjoyed a scrumptious morning tea prepared by the wonderful Mrs Wilma Offord. There were plenty…
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image Withdrawal of students

The Registrar’s Office would like to remind all parents/caregivers about the terms and conditions concerning the withdrawal of students.  If students are leaving at the end of a school term or school year, parents/caregivers are required to give 90 days written notice to the Registrar, prior to the student’s last day.  Failure to do so…
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image 100 days in Prep

On Friday the 26 July, the Prep children celebrated being at school for 100 days. There was much excitement as the children were allowed to come to school in free dress. The children then all got together and participated in a range of activities to celebrate 100 days of learning. They made crowns, painted 100 dot…
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image Are you teaching someone to drive?

The Department of Transport and Main Roads are continuing with the free workshops for Supervisors of Learner Drivers in 2019 and there are some spots available. The workshops are aimed at providing handy tips and information to mums and dads teaching learners to drive. Our next workshop will be held at Maroochydore on Thursday 15 August.

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58 Roberts Road, Beerwah, QLD, 4519
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