Issue 296 29 March 2018 W9 T1

In this issue

From the Principal Early Learning Centre Junior School Junior School Sport School News Senior School Senior School Sport Community News Uniform Centre News

Upcoming dates

Important Dates to Remember
Thursday 29 March

Italy Study Tour 28 March – 13 April

Senior School Swimming Training (Before School)

Years 7 to 12 Running Group 7.00am

Junior School Easter Service (St John’s) 2.00pm

GSV Years 7 & 8 Finals (After School)

Viva Voci (Years 9 to 12) 3.30pm – 4.45pm

ELC – End of Term 1, 3.00pm

Prep – Year 2 End of Term 1, 3.15pm

Years 3-6 End of Term 1, 3.30pm

Senior School – End of Term 1, 3.20pm

Friday 30 March

Good Friday Public Holiday

UK Exchange Students depart

USA Exchange 30 March – 20 April

Wednesday 4 April

Year 10 Overland Track (Prep Day)

Thursday 5 April

Year 10 Overland Track 5-12 April

Thursday 12 April

Cross Country Running Camp 12-14 April

Sunday 15 April

Senior Musical Rehearsal (10.30am – 3.00pm) to be confirmed

Illawarra Reopens 9.00am. All boarders return by 4.00pm


Monday 16 April

Term 2 commences

GSV Senior AFL training before School

Years 3 & 4 Afterschool Sport 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Tuesday 17 April

GSV Years 7 & 8 training before School

Year 6 Camp (Golden Valley’s Lodge) 17 – 20 April

SS Cross Country Training after School

Years 5 & 6 Afterschool Sport 3.45pm – 5.00pm

Wednesday 18 April

Year 10 Wellbeing Camp 18 – 20 April

GSV Intermediate & Senior Training before School

Epstein Singers 7.45am

PFA Commitee Meeting 8.45am, Mary Davis Centre

Top Designs – Years 11 and 12 Media students  9.00am – 3.00pm

Thursday 19 April

SS Swimming Training (before School)

Debating Round 2 Training Session, 3.30pm – 5.00pm

Viva Voci (Years 9-12) 3.30pm – 4.45pm

PFA Year 11 Social Evening

Friday 20 April

GSV Senior Water Polo Training 6.30am

Years 7 to 12 Bootcamp 7.15am

Senior Musical Rehearsals (3.30pm – 6.00pm)

USA Exchange students return

Years 6 to 9 Movie Night, Ludo Cinemas


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


From the Principal

Enough As She Is

How can parents help their daughters understand that ‘supergirl’ is a myth and ‘being enough’ is truly enough?


Early Learning Centre

Junior School

Junior School Sport

School News

Crazy for You

The next production to hit the Dorothy Pizzey stage is the 2018 Senior musical – Crazy for You commencing on Thursday 26 April 2018.


Senior School

Senior School Sport

News from Rowing

"In what our Senior crews can control, their season has been flawless. We could not be prouder," says Head Rowing Coach, Mr David Fraumano.


Community News

Uniform Centre News