Virtual Open Day - Sunshine Coast Private School

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image Virtual Open Day: Four reasons why it could be better than the real thing

We will miss the food trucks, train rides and animal nursery but this year’s Virtual Open Day actually allows us to do a lot more than we could at our traditional event. 1.   Virtual Open Day allows you to show off your school with friends and family anywhere in the world! Our Virtual Open…
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image Community is what we’re all about

I have been reflecting on what makes GCC such a special place? With the Virtual Open Day just around the corner celebrating and showcasing the College, letters of appreciation and thanks from many parents over recent weeks and video clips produced by teachers thanking students and students thanking parents, the word that comes to mind…
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image Year 6 bless their mums

Now more than ever the Year 6 students have realised how much their mums do for them! This weekend the students have shown their creativity and resilience in these unusual times by spoiling their mums on Mother’s day in a variety of unique ways. Here is a taste of just a few: “I gave my…
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image Ag Science fun learning using Zoom

Ag Science is one of those subjects that is obviously best taught outside and hands-on, but the Aggies have done amazing with online learning and have attempted to bring a little Ag to the Zoom lessons as well as adding some outdoor activities throughout the lessons. Year 10 Ag Science chose to bring their animals to…
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image Permanent part-time cleaners vacancy

GCC is currently looking for permanent part-time cleaners to join our dynamic team. The position is for an immediate start and the successful applicants will work 20 hours per week with a choice of hours, of either: 3:00 am to 7:00 am each morning, OR 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm each afternoon More flexible hours…
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image “Goggles and Glasses Day” and “Crazy Hair Day” in 4G

Year 4 home learners are loving being connected again, albeit through Zoom. To make these meetings even more special, we have, on a few occasions, taken five minutes to do something fun. Some of these special activities have been “Crazy Hair Day” and “Goggles and Glasses Day”. Jayne and I were amazed and impressed at the…
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image GCC’s first kid’s worship album … on it’s way!

How it came about Last year was filled with many new things. One of them being the idea to provide a space for our Year 5-6 students to engage with God through singing, songwriting, dancing, and praise. In a short number of weeks, this became a passion and highlight for many of our Year 5-6…
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image Ready for a reading adventure?

The State Library of Queensland’s Reading Adventure Club is a fun way to get kids excited about reading, with weekly challenges to kick-start their imaginations and chances to win great prizes. Although the challenges are posted weekly, they can be completed anytime. You can also join the Club as a family and complete the challenges…
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image Sunshine Coast Libraries – Supporting Learning and Reading at Home

Here are some fantastic links to support learning and reading at home from the Sunshine Coast Libraries. Online membership is available and gives immediate access to the Sunshine Coast eLibrary. If you aren’t in the Sunshine Coast Council area you can still join. It’s also a good idea to check your local Public Library service…
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image Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Competition P-12

The Dorothea Mackellar Memorial Society has chosen the theme “We Used to Live There” for this year’s poetry competition. Students across Primary and Secondary are invited to prepare an entry. As always, it’s an optional theme, so students can write about whatever topic sparks their poetic genius. For further details go to the Dorothea Mackellar…
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image Reading thanks, support and links

On behalf of the library team we’d like to say a huge thank you to GCC families for encouraging students to keep reading during COVID-19. It’s been a challenging time and we appreciate all of your efforts. This week we are focusing on ways to support you in this endeavour. Webinar – Helping with reading…
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