Term 4 | Week 4

Is there such a thing as too much information?

Mr Kyle Thompson – Principal As I sit and begin to write this week I cannot stop thinking about the amount of information we now process daily. Equally as important in my mind is how graphic, complete or accurate this information appears in relation to yesteryear. We now have access …

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Appointment of Head of Girls Boarding

It is with great delight that we announce the appointment of Mrs Chemane Fairleigh to the position of Head of Girls Boarding. Mrs Fairleigh is currently the House Mistress to 60 girls at the Harrow International School, Hong Kong, where she is also actively involved in the teaching of Physical …

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UN Youth Voice Queensland Competition

Mr Darren Lee – Humanities Teacher         After delivering a compelling speech at the UN Youth Voice Queensland Competition on solving the very difficult issue of nuclear proliferation, Year 10 student, Joshua Bailey, has been selected to compete in the semi-finals. Held in November at Griffith University, Joshua will share his …

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Student Achievers

T4W5 Co-curricular Programme T4W5 Sport Fixtures Lucy Bourke (Year 7) Under 15 Girls Cricket Championships (pictured above) We are excited to announce Lucinda Bourke has been selected in the Queensland Under 15 Cricket team set to compete in NSW in April next year. This follows Lucinda’s selection in the Queensland …

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Sony Camp

Mr David Proudlove – Camp Coordinator         It is now less than a month before 20 youngsters with special needs (the ‘Campers’) arrive for the three day SCOTS PGC SONY Foundation Children’s Holiday Camp. Beginning on the afternoon of Friday 30 November, 46 Year 11 and 12 students (the ‘Companions’) …

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Integrity 20 – A World Divided

Mr Darren Lee – Humanities Teacher         On Friday 26 October a small band of passionate Year 11 and 12 students arose early for a 5.45am departure to Brisbane to listen to big minds debate the great challenges for humanity in a special Griffith University event, Integrity 20 – A World …

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General Notices

P&F: The last P&F meeting of the year will take place on Monday 12 November at the P&F Pavilion, next to Briggs Oval. The committee is also still seeking expressions of interest from parents for the role of Treasurer in 2019. Please contact Gary Zerner on 0427 671 399 if …

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