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Experiencing Diversity at Mitchelton State High School

There is always something exciting happening in the International School at Mitchelton State High School.  This term the school has welcomed three new students from China, Vietnam and Colombia. The students have commenced a busy term, participating in various activities including basketball club, netball club, soccer club, informative presentations from UQ and QUT and the celebrations of National Science Week.... Read More

by katie , 4 months ago

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Local Kindy spreads joy in the community

Although COVID-19 restrictions are gradually easing, the current advice for those aged over 70, or aged over 60 with a pre-existing health condition, is still to stay home unless for essential purposes. Many aged care facilities have closed their doors or implemented restrictions on visitors to protect the health and safety of their residents. To help ease the loneliness experienced... Read More

by katie , 6 months ago

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ANZAC Commemorative Wall at Everton Park State High School

Everton Park State High School was successful at the end of 2019 in obtaining funds from the local School Community fund for the construction of their own Anzac Memorial Garden. The ANZAC Memorial Garden is now nearing completion and will be a permanent place in their school to honour all who have served and to ensure their proud military history... Read More

by katie , 6 months ago

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Colouring our community – one mural at a time

Everton Park State High School is looking pretty colourful these days, all thanks to local artist Kirsten Button Kirsten was commissioned to create this beautiful mural (pictured above) for the school in honour of our Anzacs. Her brief was to represent a traditional Anzac figure – a woman –  and also incorporate an indigenous element, which is illustrated in the... Read More

by katie , 6 months ago

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Mt Maria College launches virtual tour

Mt Maria College Mitchelton is thrilled to announce the launch of the College’s first virtual tour, allowing the community an online glimpse into student life at Mt Maria College. Visitors are able to customise their own tour by navigating to their areas of interest, with opportunities to discover the new Jean Montagne Learning Centre, the Mary MacKillop Performing Arts building,... Read More

by Editorial Team , 6 months ago

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Establishment of Everton Park Kindergarten

At a public meeting held on Thursday 28th March 1957, at St Judes’ Hall, a Kindergarten Association was formed. Fundraising began with much enthusiasm and excitement, but the process of acquiring land resulted in many disappointments and setbacks. However, in October 1961, the Trustees signed a lease, that had been drawn up by the Brisbane City Council for 28 Fallon... Read More

by Editorial Team , 6 months ago

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Where Children Come First!

C&K Everton Park Kindergarten, located at 28 Fallon Street, Everton Park, has been through a lot of changes since it opened in 1962 . However, the philosophy has always stayed the same; ‘Where Children Come First!’ C&K Everton Park is a not for profit community kindy, which means any profits are reinvested into the Kindergarten for future years. The Kindergarten... Read More

by Editorial Team , 6 months ago

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Saturday Playgroup at MPC

Mitchelton Pre-Schooling Centre (MPC) has two very shady playgrounds with many natural spaces to explore. The centre welcomes families with 0 to 5 year old children into the community to come and play.  Although Playgroup ground to a halt in Term 2, the gates will be open every second Saturday in Term 3. Many families use this time as an... Read More

by Editorial Team , 6 months ago

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Local childcare centre spreads joy in the community

Although COVID-19 restrictions are gradually easing, the current advice for those aged over 70, or aged over 60 with a pre-existing health condition, is still to stay home unless for essential purposes. Many aged care facilities have closed their doors or implemented restrictions on visitors to protect the health and safety of their residents. To help ease the loneliness experienced by many... Read More

by Editorial Team , 6 months ago

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Music students shine online at Mt Maria College

Mt Maria College has been filled with music as Mt Maria Music students prepare for their very first virtual ensemble concert.  Typically held at the end of each semester for College families, COVID-19 restrictions have meant the ensemble concert will be streamed online for families to enjoy in their own Beginner Band, Chamber Strings, Wind Band, Percussion Ensemble, and the... Read More

by Editorial Team , 7 months ago

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