Issue 270 21 July 2017 W1 T3

In this issue

From the Principal Early Learning Centre Junior School Director's Insights School News Senior School Community News

Upcoming dates

Important Dates to Remember

Saturday 22 July

House Snowsports training weekend

House Snowsports Social Evening, 6.00pm-10.00pm

Sunday 23 July

House Snowsports training weekend

Monday 24 July

JS and SS House Snowsports

Year 9 Heyington Planning Day

Tuesday 25 July

Year 9 Heyington to Highlands depart

Junior School Assembly 8.45am

GSV Track and Field (After School)

Year 8 Rowing Information Evening 6.00pm-7.00pm

Year 8 Rowing Information Evening 7.00pm-8.00pm

Wednesday 26 July

Year 12 UMAT testing (relevant students)

Year 9 and 10 GSV Rd 1 (After School)

Thursday 27 July

Years 7, 8, 10 to 12 Running Group (Before School)

Australian Maths Competition 8.40am-3.20pm

Years 7 and 8 GSV Rd 1 (After School)

Senior Debating Training 3.00pm-5.00pm

Friday 28 July

Years 7-12 Fitness (Before School)

Year 11 & 12 Careers Breakfast

Saturday 29 July

Evatt: Model UN Teams, 8.30am-12.30pm

Monday 31 July 

Victorian School Music Festival (Years 7 and 8)

Honk! Jr. Rehearsal

Yr 12 (2017) Tertiary Info night

Junior Debating Training Night

Tuesday 1 August

GSV Track & Field Meet (After School)

Council Meeting 6.30pm

Wednesday 2 August

Honk! Jr. Rehearsal

GSV Years 9 and 10 Rd 2 (After School)

Thursday 3 August

Carnival Sport Training

DAV Senior Debating Rd 5, 5.45-9.00pm

Friday 4 August

Year 9 Heyington to Highlands return – Year 9

Years7-12 Fitness (Before School)

Saturday 5 August 

Snowsports Cross Country Social Evening

Sunday 6 August

GSV VIC Interschools Cross Country

United Nations Debating Competition

For further dates and information on upcoming events, please refer to the School Calendar.

From the Principal

From the Principal

It has been an enjoyable week talking to staff and girls in both the Senior and Junior Schools. Everyone certainly appears very relaxed and refreshed after the three…


Early Learning Centre

Campbell House News

Term 3 and School is back! Campbell House was a hive of noise and activity as children happily chatted and met up with friends sharing their adventures upon…


Junior School

Barbreck News

Term 3 Commences! We would like to welcome back all returning Barbreck families and also a particularly warm welcome to our new students and their families. We look…


Director's Insights

School News

Uniform Centre Update

As of this term, the St Catherine's Uniform Centre now comes under the operation of Bob Stewart. This third generation family business specialises in school uniforms, providing garments…


Senior School

Senior School Sport

Over the break, a number of Junior and Senior School girls managed to get a ‘jump start’ on their skiing by participating in the Cross Country Ski training…


From the Dean of Year 11

Following an intense exam period, students were rewarded with three glorious, and much deserved, weeks off. They have completed their first Unit of VCE and are facing 15…


News from Visual Arts

Year 8 Art In Term 2, Year 8 Art students developed images based on architectural details, learning about pattern, textures and different art periods depicted in architecture around…


Music Notes

Term 3 is always a most exciting time in the Music Department, with preparation and events show-casing both the contemporary and classical branches of our craft. Firstly, I…


Community News