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Chess Tournament Success

August 29, 2019
Our Chess players headed to Gray St Primary on Tuesday  to compete with other schools in what is always a fun day. Congratulations to the overall winner of the competition, Cameron Christie and Gabi Rentsch the overall GSC girls winner. Also well done to the rest of our team from Year 3-6. Isaac Mott, Cameron... Read More

Footy Colours & Hot Dog Day

August 29, 2019
CHANGE OF DATE!!! A Hot Dog Day and Footy Colours Day will be held on Friday September the 13th.  At the Junior Campus, this will be our final fundraising activity for the term. Students are invited to purchase a hot dog and wear their favourite footy colours for the day. Forms will be coming home... Read More

Bus Business

August 29, 2019
The West Bus has been ‘stickered’ and has made its maiden voyage! If you have any questions about the service, please call the Junior Campus (5571 2236).   Read More

Vietnam Veterans Day Commemorations

August 29, 2019
Good Shepherd College was represented by College Captain Belle Stickland, and Vice Captain Shannen Wedding at the Vietnam Veterans Day Commemorations on Sunday August 18th. The girls laid a bouquet of flowers, kindly arranged and donated by Linda Stickland, at the memorial service. Vietnam Veterans Day, also known as Long Tan Day, honours all who... Read More

Roosters looking for a new home!

August 22, 2019
Year 7 Agriculture students have been rearing chickens. We have some very handsome and quiet Rhode Island Red  Cross roosters (20 weeks or 9 weeks) who need re-homing at the end of this term. They are $5 each. Contact Miss Emma Weatherly at Senior Campus, 5571 2595 or email   Read More

Sport News

August 22, 2019
Netball The Netball Teams are slowly forming. We are looking like having an under 11 Team and two teams from the Senior campus. This is a great achievement considering that we were struggling to fill one team two years ago. Well done girls. Golf We have some golfers off to play at parklands next Thursday. Dance... Read More

Prep Excursion

August 22, 2019
On Monday the Preps visited the Hamilton Library/PAC for a special book week activity session. It was a great chance for the students to check out this year’s short listed books, especially one titled ’Heads and Tails’ and to enjoy creating a bug. The library also generously gave each participating student a book.   Read More

Book Week!

August 22, 2019
I was so pleased to be able to attend both Senior and Junior Campus Book Week Parades! The Senior Campus students began the day with a presentation of characters in groups and then by PCG. A wide range of characters were shown, and so much creative ability! The Junior Campus students were joined by the... Read More

Show Time Success!

August 19, 2019
l am very, very proud of our amazing students, teachers and staff for the wonderful concert they presented yesterday. Thank you also to the parents who assisted with costuming, making props and helping in a variety of other ways.  Please understand the value in performing arts. A concert of this type is going be seared... Read More

Coleraine Field & Game

August 19, 2019
We had a strong group as always head off to the Coleraine Field and Game event on Tuesday. The rugged and bushy environment at this venue, makes an interesting day of shooting. We had some great results with Ruby Lawrence (over 15) and Rebecca Linke (under 15), taking out 2nd place in their categories. Thank... Read More