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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

Education

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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Coffee that Cares

At Patricks Road State School, a coffee cart dream came alive over 10 years ago out of a garage of a few dedicated citizens from a local church.  The cart was built from a golf cart to make it transportable for events within the school. Since the original version was created, we have had an upgrade. The old cart was... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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Greece In the Hills

In a wonderful example of purposeful learning, Year 7 students at Prince of Peace Lutheran College at Everton Hills recently experienced ‘Pentathlon’— a day engaged in learning all about the Ancient World. Pentathlon opened with a parade, where the students showed off their costumes, then engaged in a series of learning activities including Olympic Games, Maths-Becomes-Art, and Navigating through the... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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Be Your Own Superhero at the Fair

The St Andrew’s School Fair is back for 2019 and promises to be bigger and better than ever. The ‘Be Your Own Hero’ school fair will be held on Sunday 26thMay 2019, from 10am – 3pm. Pop in and visit our famous cake stall for something sweet and homemade, or stop by Nature’s Corner for plants, produce and tasty preserves.  You’ll... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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Staff turned blue as part of ‘Turn Blue for Autism Day’

On Tuesday, St. Andrew’s staff turned many shades of blue as part of ‘Turn Blue for Autism Day’, to show recognition and support for our valued students and families in the school community who are living with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder. ASD is a condition characterised by difficulties in social interaction, communication, restricted and repetitive interests and behaviours, and/or sensory sensitivities. An... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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Get ready for FGSHS Twilight Expo!

Ferny Grove State High School’s Twilight Expo for prospective 2020 students will be held on Wednesday 29 May from 3:30pm to 7:00pm. There will be an opportunity to meet the Executive Principal Mr John Schuh, Year 7 Deputy and staff during the ‘Moving onto High School Information sessions’. Ferny’s Year 9 Leaders will conduct tours of the school following each... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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The basis for a lifelong love of learning

What will a parent see when walking through Mitchelton Pre-Schooling Centre’s (MPC) gate? As one prospective parent recently said, ‘I was particularly impressed by the emphasis on nature-based play and inquiry learning, the child-centred practices that I observed staff engaged in and by the facilities at MPC.’The basis for a lifelong love of learning On entering through the gate, our... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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Help a local treasure grow

Willmore invites you to be part of Willmore Kindergarten by helping them grow. Nestled amongst tall leafy trees with beautiful natural outdoor spaces, Willmore Kindergarten was established 49 years ago by the Ferny Hills community who wanted a place for their children to grow and learn. In 2018, Willmore won a grant as part of the Stronger Communities Programme and... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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Everyone Belongs at Creative Play

We celebrated Harmony Week at Creative Play Child Care Centre by coming together with friends, families and the wider community. The children participated in a number of multicultural activities, with the phrase “We are One” in mind. It was a great way to acknowledge the diversity in our Centre and to show to the children that everyone belongs. We were... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 years ago

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