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Back to School 2020 Photo Gallery

Excitement was in the air this week with our local kids starting back at school. Here we have some fabulous photos of some of the kids on their first day back! ...

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by Editorial Team , 12 months ago

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Ferny Grove State High School Centre of Excellence completed on time!

The $19.9 million Centre of Excellence at Ferny Grove State High School is open to students on time and under budget. I had the chance to get an early look at the new centre with Executive Principal John Schuh and 2020 School Captain Natalie Peck and I was blown away. The facilities are nothing short of amazing and represent a... Read More

by Editorial Team , 12 months ago

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Rocket launch at Ferny Grove sets a STEM spectacle

There were exciting times today at Ferny Grove State High School! Five future STEM students took part in firing a rocket hybrid motor on the schools oval and will be broadcasted on national news in the upcoming days. Nick Green from PFI brought his authentic rocket motor to the school and explained how this piece of technology will shape Australia’s... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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A picture speaks a 1000 words

On Friday 20th September, the Patricks Road State School community gathered to celebrate the unveiling of their new mural ‘Together We Lead,’ that sits pride of place in the new outdoor learning area of the school for all to enjoy. This unique artwork was created in commemoration of NAIDOC week 2019 and United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages. It... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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Ferny Grove State High School: 2019 Awards

Ferny Grove State High School held their annual Senior Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 30 October 2019 where they celebrated the achievements of students from Years 10 to 12 in the presence of staff, family, friends and special guests.  The major awards for 2019 were:-  School Dux,sponsored by Honeywill Consulting: Reina Baulch. Caltex Best All Rounder, sponsored by Arana Leagues Club:... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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Pot up to make a profit for your school!

Kumbartcho Sanctuary and Nursery has a new initiative to encourage schools to sell native plants at their fete’s.  Sadly, too often well-meaning donations are introduced species which escape to become bushland weeds.  Schools are asked to plan for their event by selecting and preparing their plants of choice 3-4 months before the fete as this will achieve the maximum return... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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Roll up, roll up, the greatest show is coming to St William’s!

The St William’s biennial Festival of Fun is on again this year, and we are calling on the local community to come help us celebrate this fantastic event! St William’s School is a co-educational Catholic primary school, offering placements from Prep to Year 6. The community of St William’s is located in the suburb of Keperra and welcomes students from... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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Three generations enjoy kindergarten at MPC

When choosing a kindergarten for our children we knew that we wanted one to be play based and eco-conscious. My partner Broderick suggested that we look at Mitchelton Pre-Schooling Centre (MPC) where he had attended kindergarten. Being a first timer at MPC I appreciated the leafy outlook of the kindergarten with trees the children could climb. I was thrilled! I... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

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Add a splash of colour Moreton Bay Youth Art Awards open now

Picture this: You’ve just won the Moreton Bay Region Youth Art Awards, scoring $200 for you or $1000 for your school’s art program. Now stop dreaming, go pick up your paint brush or pencils and get creative! Council’s Lifestyle and Amenity Spokesperson Councillor Denise Sims said she expected competition to be red hot, with the calibre of entries improving every... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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German Opens Doors to the World

Ferny Grove State High School’s German Immersion program allows students to develop an exceptional level of German language proficiency through learning the regular curriculum in German. Near end of Year 10, students can travel to Germany on a three-week exchange program. They stay with German families, attend school and tour Germany.  Each year students sit the ‘Fit in Deutsch 2’... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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