Term 3 | Week 4

Friends and Family – Revelling in the SCOTS community

Looking back to the start of Term 2 in 2017, the College had an Open Morning on a Saturday, the third and final such experiment, before moving to the highly successful do-it-on-a-school-day alternative under Helen Bohm’s stewardship in April 2018.  Perhaps one of the contributory factors to the demise of …

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Fiver for a Farmer – Free Dress Day

  With our students feeling strongly about supporting farmers in drought, a Casual Clothes Day will be held on Monday 13th August with money raised donated to the ‘A Fiver for a Farmer’ appeal. Whilst a ‘fiver’ would be very much appreciated, a gold coin donation for wearing casual clothes …

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From the Director of Boarding

To watch a special Centenary video recently made by past student, Ralph Noga, please CLICK HERE. This video is also available for viewing on the College’s facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/scotspgc/videos/1800178446728802/ Dear All This week marks the Centenary of PGC.  The beautiful Locke Street campus has stood proudly in this city …

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Junior Boys Boarding

Dear Parents and Families, To say that the start of this term has been busy would be an understatement! From the moment term commenced, the boys have hit the ground running. This week we have had boys away at the annual Brisbane Ekka; proudly displaying their cattle and putting their …

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Senior Boys Boarding

Future Pathways At this time of year, Senior students across the nation begin thinking about life after school. What wonders lie beyond the (metaphorical) gates of the classroom and College? Recently, I have been lucky enough to have some of our Hawkins House boys come and discuss their futures with …

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Boarding Inter-clan Athletics Photos

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Uniting Church Celebrate SCOTS PGC

The Uniting Church in Warwick is celebrating the College!  We have so much to celebrate, and we invite the whole College community to join us as we showcase this excellent College of ours. Where: Uniting Church, 37 Guy Street Warwick QLD 4370 When: Sunday 19th August 2018 Time: 10.00am All …

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Message from our Chaplain

The Space Shuttle Columbia Most of us didn’t know much about the amazing crew on the shuttle’s last mission until they were lost in that awful re-entry tragedy. Now, we understand what truly outstanding men and women these people were – beginning with their commander, Rick Husband. Hearing from his …

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Co-curricular News

Main Image: Under 13 Division A and C Netball Teams T3W5 Co-curricular Programme T3W5 Sport Fixtures Futsal The Futsal season has kicked off with SCOTS participating in the Senior and Junior Divisions on a Wednesday night at Downlands. Last week’s games were tightly contested with the Senior team drawing 7 …

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Maths Department

Year 9 and 10 Problem Solving and Modelling in Mathematics As we gear up to start the new Senior Syllabus at the end of this year our focus has changed to preparing students for a new type of assessment called a Problem Solving and Modelling Task, or PSMT for short.  …

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Mr Anastasi’s Big Day Out

Image above: A motion picture of the universe projected onto the planetarium roof, showing the general structure of galaxies in the universe. While for many of us gardening or music is a nice way to spend a weekend, Mr Anastasi’s hobby is the cosmology of the very early universe. His …

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Careers and VET Stream

Year 10’s USQ Big Day Out On Thursday 26th July the Year 10 cohort embarked on a ‘big day out’ to the USQ Careers Day in Toowoomba.  Our students joined a few hundred other Year 10 students from around the Toowoomba and Darling Downs for an action packed day of …

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JAM Notices

Friendly Reminder Junior School Pick Up Procedure Junior school students are to be collected from the classroom at 3.10 pm. If they are not collected from the classroom, the Junior school teachers will take them to the Prep playground area where they will sit on the benches waiting to be …

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