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Lunch time fun @ Junior

August 26, 2021
With the recommencement of lockdown, we have taken the opportunity, along with our contractors, to commence work on the redevelopment of the junior campus courts. Ali in her report will detail the scope of works. This project has been a long time coming, being part of the Strategic Plan for over 15 years. It is... Read More

Applied Learning Kitchen Garden @ Junior

August 26, 2021
Over the past couple of weeks the Applied Learning class has been busy preparing the garden beds for the Junior Campus Kitchen Garden. The beds were constructed in Woodwork and installed with the help of Mr Jurecky. From the lessons learnt at the Royal Mail Kitchen Garden, students moved the beds around until they were in... Read More

Junior Campus Courts

August 26, 2021
We are excited that work has finally commenced on the long overdue upgrade of the Junior Campus courts. The days of grazed hands and knees requiring ice packs and band-aids will be significantly reduced when these works are completed. Complete with two full size basketball & netball courts and markings, the synthetic surface will certainly... Read More

Senior Campus Book Week!

August 26, 2021
We may be in lockdown but that did not dampen the spirits of our Senior Campus staff who dressed for the occasion! The Junior Campus will celebrate Book Week in the upcoming weeks – date to be announced.   Read More

VRQA Visit

August 19, 2021
Every 5 years, schools are externally audited by the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority to ensure they comply with the minimum standards set by the state government. At the end of the month, we will be commencing our review, which will take a few months to process. This will include a desktop audit of policies... Read More

Book Week Dress Up Day – Tuesday 24th August

August 19, 2021
Book Week has well and truly snuck up on us, but we are looking forward to dressing up as a character from this year’s theme, ‘Old Worlds, New Worlds, Other Worlds’ or your favourite book next Tuesday, 24th August. It would be wonderful if students are able to hold a copy of their book for... Read More

Pre Service Teacher – Mrs Sarah Lynch

August 19, 2021
Over the past four weeks we have welcomed Sarah Lynch into the GSC staff community as a pre-service teacher. We have enjoyed getting to know her and seeing her develop her skills in teaching and learning with the Year 3 class. Special thanks to Mr Burn for his mentorship, and we wish Sarah well as... Read More

Senior Campus News

August 19, 2021
The Year 8 Ag class also recently had a busy morning helping our Farm Manager, Mr Trent Morris with marking the lambs. The class really appreciated Mr Morris’ help with this. We also recently had the Prep class visit the school farm. The students loved the animals especially our pink pigs! Read More

Yr 8-11 Subject Selection Forms due Friday 13th August

August 12, 2021
Just a reminder that all Year 8-11 Subject Selection forms will need to be returned by this Friday. Next week, this information will be collected to help identify which subjects will be offered, staffing requirements and any counselling for students and families which might be required based on their selections.   Read More

Junior Courts to be Upgraded

August 12, 2021
With the completion of the Senior Campus Sports Hall, we are commencing planning for the redevelopment of the Junior School courts. This work is scheduled to take place during the upcoming school holidays, subject to weather and COVID restrictions. This project will include the removal of existing materials; the construction of new retaining walls, fencing... Read More