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In Their Words: Mr Donald Pincott

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Mr Donald Pincott, Head of Visual Art, knew he wanted to be a teacher since he was a child. He says his practice of constant learning has kept him engaged and passionate about vocation during during more than 30 years at the School.

In Their Words: Mrs Sybil Edwards

Friday, October 19th, 2018

Mrs Sybil Edwards, English Teacher and Head of Lilley House, has a connection to Girls Grammar that began when she first stepped onto campus as a Lilley student. 

Grammar Girls Capture the Stars

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

As part of Space Week 2018, the School is sharing student images of galaxies, nebulas and star clusters captured using the Dorothy Hill Observatory.

In Their Words: Ms Rita Jajjo

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Rita, an English teacher and Coordinator of the School’s EAL/D Program, overcame significant challenges to pursue her goals. She wants Girls Grammar students to know that they have the power to choose their future.

In Their Words: Mr Stephen Fogarty

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

As a child, Mr Stephen Fogarty, Director of Health and Physical Education, was drawn to things that were all-consuming, from basketball and backyard cricket to reading. It was while he was in Year 12, that he decided to pursue a career combining his interest in sport and literature.

(Not) the Last Night of the Proms

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Girls Grammar musicians performed with Queensland Symphony Orchestra on Thursday 9 August, in the culminating event of the Prossima Program, as part of the School’s Education Partnership with the Orchestra.

In Their Words: Mr Ray Goodrich

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Ray’s work as Team Leader of the Grounds and Events team, along with the efforts of the entire Property and Facilities staff, has an impact on anyone who visits or attends Girls Grammar.

Grammar Woman, Francesca Hiew: from Girls Grammar to the Australian String Quartet

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Grammar Woman, Francesca Hiew shares her Girls Grammar experience and how it helped prepare her for a career in music.

A Frenchman, an Englishwoman, and an American walk into an essay . . .

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Mr Stephen Woods, Director of English, discusses the importance of conversation in girls’ development and their ability to form, hold and present a viewpoint.

A Culture of Thinking: Greeting Tomorrow with Confidence

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Girls Grammar has devised a School Wide Pedagogy model embracing the changes to education in Queensland, and creating a culture of thinking.