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From the Principal — 28 March 2018

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The Easter holiday period holds a special place in the lives of our staff, girls and their families – whether it bears a religious significance, represents a regular holiday in a regular spot, or simply because it seems that it is one time in the year when people really do
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Past student to represent Australia in Water Polo

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Past student, Abby Andrews (2017), has been selected for the Australian Women’s Water Polo team, the Aussie Stingers.

The team will take on defending Olympic champions, the USA, on the Sunshine Coast from 29 to 30 March 2018, as the squad prepares for the World League Intercontinental Tournament in New Zealand
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The beauty of simple storytelling

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Communications Manager, Mrs Veena Herron, discusses the power of sharing simple stories that evoke emotion and capture the essence of the subject. 

National Youth Science Forum applications open

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) is a 12-day residential programme designed to give Year 12 students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career options available in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, and to encourage the continuation of studies in these fields.

The Forum will be held in January
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SchoolTV: Physical Activity and Exercise

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

In the past decade, children’s participation in physical activity and exercise has declined. In this digital age, children are using computers and mobile devices, not only for learning, but for relaxation and recreation purposes as well. This sedentary behaviour can have a detrimental effect on young people. The key is
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Sigma Maths: Term 1 wrap-up

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The Sigma Maths programme offers students the opportunity to participate in a variety of mathematical experiences beyond the scope of the classroom. The girls enjoy the challenge of competitions and workshops, and welcome the opportunity to share their love of mathematics with like-minded students.

Sigma students participated in a range activities during
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Touch football: 9B team report

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The atmosphere as we arrived at the St Hilda’s touch fields last Friday was intense and competitive. The 9B team was ready to play at our best and secure a win for our first game of the QGSSSA Touch season.

We all tightened the laces of our boots and confidently paraded
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Reminder: Interhouse Cross Country Carnival

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The annual Brisbane Girls Grammar School Interhouse Cross Country Carnival will take place at Rangakarra Recreational and Environmental Education Centre at Fig Tree Pocket, tomorrow, on Thursday 29 March 2018.

The Carnival is a school day and a whole-school event, and all students are expected to attend.

All students are to wear
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Water Polo grand final success

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Seven Brisbane Girls Grammar School water polo teams competed in Grand Finals over the past two weekends (17 and 24 March 2018).

The 13C White and 15C Blue teams defeated their opponents to win gold, while the 12A, 14A, 14B, 15C White and 17B Development teams walked away with silver.

All teams
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Dream Team

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Director of Health and Physical Education, Mr Stephen Fogarty, discusses the importance of girls participating in team sport.