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AvServes Flight Simulator

September 21, 2018
AvServe’s Flight Simulator visited the senior school recently and our Year 9/10 STEM students experienced what it is like to be a pilot! Students also learnt about the many different aspects of flight. Happy to say all students landed safely!   Read More

Life Skills Week

September 21, 2018
As is custom, this week our senior students are undertaking three days of “life skill” experiences. This term, our Year 7-10 students are covering respectful relationships, car maintenance, financial planning, tree planting, basic first aid and mental health issues. A special thank you to the external presenter and supporters who have been helping students in... Read More

Come and SEE

September 21, 2018
Over the past few weeks, students have been working on their “Come and SEE” event. All the hard work was presented on Tuesday evening, with well over 150 people visiting each student’s exhibition. All P-6 students prepared a stall on a range of learning experiences, from occupations, countries and famous people, including pre-prepared questions and... Read More

Pirates of Penzance

September 21, 2018
What a spectacular evening of entertainment this year’s P-12 musical turned out to be. Lightning, sound, props, costumes, acting and singing all came together into three amazing performances attended by over 350 people! It was great to see how it all came together after months of hard rehearsals and preparation. Mrs McDonald and her wonderful... Read More

Shooting Results

September 6, 2018
Rebecca Linke was awarded 2nd place at the Victorian Shoot Titles Competition (Junior girls section) held at Echuca recently. Rebecca will now head to NSW to compete in the National Comp. Nicole Schutz came 4th overall in the senior women’s title! Congratulations, champion effort girls!   Read More

Primary Golf

September 6, 2018
Thursday we had the Primary golf tournament at Parklands. This comp is great fun and all competitors get a lot out of it. Schools from all over the district are involved. All students improved a great deal throughout the event. Cameron Christie showed great promise and capitalised on some expert coaching by a renowned golfer... Read More

Chess Tournament Success

September 6, 2018
22 of our Year 5 & 6 students attended the Southern Grampians Chess Tournament last Friday. There were 74 chess players altogether on the day. We had some incredible individual and team results. From an individual perspective we managed to achieve 9 of the top 10 places and 17 of the top 20. Good Shepherd... Read More

College Works

September 6, 2018
This week, a number of “behind the scenes” spaces have been renovated. The Science Lab has had new shelving installed to increase the capacity and efficiency for teachers. The Senior Sports Room has had new shelving installed for a similar reason. The Teacher Resource Room on the junior campus has had new bookshelves and cupboards... Read More