Term 2 | Week 7

What is and Why are we teaching STEM?

STEM education refers collectively to the teaching of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics disciplines. The National STEM school education strategy 2016–2026 (Education Council, 2015) aims to improve STEM education by lifting foundational skills in STEM learning areas, developing mathematical, scientific and technological literacy and promoting 21st century skills such as problem-solving, critical analysis and creative thinking. The Australian Curriculum …

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Uniform Shop Closure (Week 10)

Please note, the Uniform Shop will be closed in Week 10 of this term from Monday 18th June – Friday 22nd June 2018.

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Glitz and Glamour Ball

There are limited tickets available for the upcoming Glitz and Glamour Ball, get in quick to secure your table! Contact Kim Zerner for more information by emailing glitzandglamourgala@gmail.com   P&F Date Claimers Glitz & Glamour Ball – Saturday 16th June Next P&F Meeting– Monday 18th June 7.00pm Wine & Cheese …

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Junior Boys Boarding

Main Photo:Year 8 Boy Boarders, Geoff  Warren, Peter McFarland and Clancy Bambling. Dear Parents and Families, As I sit here reflecting on what to include in this newsletter this week, I would like to acknowledge how proud the boys have made me. With their kind and committed actions and involvement, …

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Senior Boys Boarding

At this time of term, we all start to feel a bit tired, sometimes a bit unwell, and occasionally overwhelmed by the amount of work that we have to get done before the holidays. In the case of our Hawkins House boys, we are in the middle of rugby season, …

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Co-curricular News

T2W8 Sport Fixtures T2W8 Co-curricular Programme Thank you! Many thanks goes to all our parents who have been so generous with their support and help this year so far.  Especially the parents who supported Equestrian over the weekend and to the Pipe Band Support Group who manned the canteen at …

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JAM Notices

Tuesday 5 June 16:30 Instrumental Concert for Private Students Wednesday 6 June 10:45 am Junior and Middle School Chapel Friday 8 June 08:40 Broncos Rugby League, Netball, Hockey & Soccer Competition 08:50 Junior School Assembly – Year 3 Presenting Saturday 9 June Qld Pipe Band Championships Upcoming Events Friday 7 …

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CALLING ALL BUSINESSES…we need your help!

At the end of next term (Week 10, Term 3) the Year 10 Business students will be participating in the Mindshop Excellence Programme and in order to do this we need your help!   The Mindshop Excellence Programme is a structured work place learning programme for a small group of …

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Community Kindergarten Open Day

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QCIS Soccer

I just want to say a big thank you to all students and parents for their support of the Indoor Soccer programme this year. In a quick wrap of last Friday’s games, I would like to state that results aren’t everything but participation and mindset are everything. I was incredibly …

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Maths Pathway – Parent Info Night

WHEN: June 12th, 6:30-7:00pm WHERE: WALEC Building – SCOTS PGC Middle School WHO: Parents of Students from Year 5 to Year 9 WHAT: Maths Pathway Reporting Information evening

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