2018

4 Oct 2018 | Christmas Pudding Fundraiser

This year's Christmas Pudding Appeal is underway and all members of the community have the chance to order their Christmas puddings online, with a portion of sales being returned to the Anglicare WA Christmas Appeal. 

3 Oct 2018 | Senior School students compete in Polocross Nationals

Congratulations to the three Senior School students who are currently competing in the Polocrosse Nationals at the State Equestrian Centre.

3 Oct 2018 | Prep Students Winning in the Pool

Three Preparatory School students recently performed extremely well in the State Swimming Championships, bringing home a treasure trove of medals!

2 Oct 2018 | 2020 Scholarships now open

Academic and music scholarships for boys and girls entering Year 7 in 2020 are now open

17 Sep 2018 | Netball Teams win their Grand Final!

Congratulations to your Year 7/8 A and B Netball teams who both won their Grand Finals over the weekend!

17 Sep 2018 | Year 5 students compete in Mandarin speaking competition

Well done to Year 5 students Fleur and Thomas who both competed in the State Mandarin Speaking competition over the weekend.

17 Sep 2018 | Rugby students give back to the community

Thanks to the generosity of our rugby community a group of staff and students recently made a donation of $4200 to the Emergency Department of St John of God Hospital in Midland.

3 Sep 2018 | Walk the Wall on 15 September

For the second year running the Languages Faculty is coordinating a charity walk for Walk the Wall, a global charity that raises money for China's abandoned and disabled children under the banner of International China Concern (ICC).

3 Sep 2018 | NAIDOC Week Assembly

All members of the school community are invited to join us for a special NAIDOC Week Assembly on Wednesday 19 September.

29 Aug 2018 | Titrations Team finish 2nd, 3rd and 4th!

Congratulations to the Titrations Teams who competed in the State Finals last night at Murdoch University. In Mrs Macdonald's own words 'they were amazing!" Our teams finished in 2nd, 3rd AND 4th place, narrowly missing 1st place by just 0.000005!

28 Aug 2018 | Year 6 students release their own newspaper

Our Year 6 students have released their own newspaper - The Guildfordian. The newspaper is written and prepared by our Year 6 students, with the support of Mr David Taylor.

23 Aug 2018 | Nic Naitanui presents Prep football awards

Our Preparatory School Football Team had a special visitor attend yesterday's trophy presentation. Thank you to Nic Naitanui for taking the time to join us for the event and present trophies to students!

23 Aug 2018 | Lachlan awarded High Distinction in State History Competition

Year 10 student Lachlan Minchin has  been awarded a High Distinction in the Grade 10 State Champions division of the Australian History Competition.

9 Aug 2018 | Alexander's suitcase and bag appeal for the homeless

Year 9 student Alexander Pepermans has initiated a campaign to collect suitcases and bags to help the homeless and those living rough to carry their possessions. 

9 Aug 2018 | Prefects' Winter Clothing Appeal

Ahead of the Prefect Sleepout to raise awareness of homelessness, the Prefect group are coordinating a winter clothing appeal for the homeless.

9 Aug 2018 | Year 4s excel at Speakers' Challenge!

Congratulations to Year 4 students Georgia and Orlando on their achievements at the inaugural inter-school Speaker’s Challenge for Year 3 and 4 students, which was held on Monday night at Wesley College.

9 Aug 2018 | Registration now open for Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference

We are pleased to once again present our Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference at Guildford Grammar School.  The conference will be held on Saturday 15 September from 8.00am-4.00pm and offers 22 different teaching workshops for primary and secondary school teachers.

27 Jul 2018 | Old Guildfordian Career Mentors feature at Careers Expo

Our annual Careers Expo will be held in the Senior School gymnasium on Wednesday 1 August, for all Senior School students and parents. Once again a wide selection of Old Guildfordians will be on hand to share their wealth of knowledge about many different career paths.

6 Jul 2018 | Students set off on Nepal Service Tour

A group of Year 10, 11 and 12 students left last night for the Nepal Service Tour. 

6 Jul 2018 | Isaac makes U18 State Rugby Squad

Congratulations to Year 11 student Isaac Evans for being selected in the RugbyWA Community Under 18s Schoolboys State Squad.

20 Jun 2018 | Titrations Teams through to the state finals

Congratulations to our three Titrations Teams, who all made it through to the state finals of the Titrations Stakes held at Curtin University.

20 Jun 2018 | Book now for our July School Holiday Program!

Looking for a great Vacation Care program for the July school holidays?  Our Vacation Care program is packed full of fun activities, excursions and incursions and is open to all members of the community.

19 Jun 2018 | Youth Soccer Training Program

Aspiring soccer players in Years 2-6 are invited to attend the mid-winter Youth Training Program at Guildford Grammar School on Friday 20 July from 9.00am-12 noon.

8 Jun 2018 | P & F donate outdoor ping pong tables

Ping pong anyone? This is one of two branded outdoor ping pong tables very generously donated to the Prep School by the P & F. 

7 Jun 2018 | Darlot Cup Luncheon reunites cricket legends, young and old

Guildford Grammar School will host a special luncheon, on Friday 8 June, to celebrate the 1st XI Cricket Team winning the PSA Darlot Cup for the first time in 32 years. The winning 1st team and key coaching staff will be joined at the lunch by members of previous Darlot Cup winning teams, dating as far back as 1946.

7 Jun 2018 | Tips for Going Plastic Free

The Anglican EcoCare Commission has released a handy resource to help people with the transition to a reduced plastic lifestyle.

6 Jun 2018 | Orlando to star in ABC TV series filming in Perth

Year 4 student Orlando Borg is about to embark on an exciting project, as a supporting cast member in a new 30 episode ABC TV drama series, “The Heights”, currently being filmed in Perth and due for release early in 2019. 

31 May 2018 | Student's Dalek project delights!

Where's the DOCTOR when you need one? We had a visitor on campus this morning, courtesy of Year 7 student Liam - who made this amazing Dalek at home with some help from his grandfather.

31 May 2018 | Enrolments now open for 3-year-old Program

We are now taking enrolments for 2019 entry into our 3-year-old Little Explorers Program.

31 May 2018 | 2019 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of our Year 7 Scholarships for Senior School entry in 2019.

14 May 2018 | Indigenous AFL Round

All members of the School community are invited to join us for the Indigenous AFL Round against Wesley College, from 10.00am on Saturday 26 May on the GGS sports ovals.

3 May 2018 | ATAR Attack Exam Revision

We are once again offering the ATAR Attack Exam Revision Program over the July school holidays for students in Years 11 and 12.  The program includes courses on study skills, essay writing and subject revision.

3 May 2018 | Homework Help for Term 2

The Homework Help roster for Term 2 has been released, with teachers and experienced Old Guildfordians available to help students with their homework on Monday through to Thursday in the Senior School Library.

27 Apr 2018 | Year 4 Summer featuring in upcoming film 'Ride Like a Girl'

One of our very talented Year 4 students, Summer North, is currently in Melbourne shooting the upcoming film 'Ride Like A Girl' based of the story of iconic jockey Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

17 Apr 2018 | Learn to Swim for Term 2

Enrolments are now open for the Term 2 Learn to Swim Program, which will be held from Tuesday 8 May until Thursday 28 June in the Preparatory School heated pool.

13 Apr 2018 | Retro on Swan - what a night!

We want to thank our amazing students, staff and community for your contribution towards Retro on Swan last night. It was a very special evening that exemplified everything that makes our School so special and unique.

12 Apr 2018 | Lady Day Prefects

Congratulations to our two Lady Day Prefects, Dylan Bennetts and Dylan Brooks, who were inducted at a special Chapel Service towards the end of Term 1.

6 Apr 2018 | Over $59,000 raised for the Leukaemia Foundation

80 brave boys and one brave girl took part in the World's Greatest Shave this week, raising over $37,000 towards the Leukaemia Foundation!

28 Mar 2018 | The Recipe for Harmony according to Year 1 Students

The recipe for HARMONY from our Year 1 students:“Please mix 5 tablespoons of JOY, 4 cups of LAUGHTER, 3 ‘heaps’ of LOVE and 6 sprinkles of GRATITUDE. Shake well and then stir with a wooden paddle. You now have the recipe for HARMONY”.

27 Mar 2018 | Girls Excel at Beach Volleyball High School Cup Tournament

Three teams of Guildford Grammar School girls competed in our first Beach Volleyball High School Cup Tournament at City Beach on Sunday.

27 Mar 2018 | Old Guildfordian "First Amongst Equals" in Business News Awards

The School congratulates Old Guildfordian Raleigh Finlayson (Sc 1989-1995) for being named ‘First Amongst Equals’, the highest honour at the 2018 Business News 40under40 awards

23 Mar 2018 | 1st XI Take Home Darlot Cup

Congratulations to the 1st XI Cricket Team, who have won the Darlot Cup for the first time in 32 years!  More to follow.

23 Mar 2018 | Crazy Hair Day Raises over $20,000

Crazy Hair Day at the Preparatory School raised over $20,000 towards the Leukaemia Foundation, with 30 students shaving their head to raise valuable funds towards the cause.

23 Mar 2018 | Caring Kindy Kids

In the lead up to Crazy Hair Day, our beautiful and caring Kindy students decided they wanted to draw pictures for the children in hospital that aren't fortunate enough to go to school.  The results melted our heart.

22 Mar 2018 | Applications now open for Go Forward Scholarships

Applications are now open for the Go Forward Scholarships that are available to students entering Years 8 to 11 in 2019, who would not otherwise be able to afford to attend Guildford Grammar School and who display outstanding characteristics across a broad range of areas including high academic achievement.  The successful applicant will be a student who has displayed qualities of excellence, respect, service, leadership and commitment within their school and wider community.  The Go Forward Scholarships are not open to students who are currently attending Guildford Grammar School.

15 Mar 2018 | 1st XI in Darlot Cup Final

Our 1st XI Cricket Team will play Trinity this weekend in the decider for the Darlot Cup and we are in a great position to take home the Cup for the first time in 32 years!

15 Mar 2018 | Recognising Personal Excellence

At the end of each reporting cycle we formally recognise those students who have exhibited excellence or improvement in their attitude and effort towards their academic studies, through the Honour Rolls for Attitude and Effort.  These Honour Rolls are based on the frequency with which students have demonstrated positive learning behaviours.

14 Mar 2018 | Senior School Girls Successful in their First Triathlon

Congratulations to the team of 22 GGS girls who competed in the SunSmart Women's Triathlon at Hillarys over the weekend

9 Mar 2018 | Retro on Swan - Coming Soon!

Retro on Swan - COMING SOON!

6 Mar 2018 | Crazy Hair Day for Leukaemia Foundation

Things are about to get CRAZY in the Preparatory School as our students and staff prepare for Crazy Hair Day, to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation.  Over the past 12 years we have raised over $108,570 to help find a cure and provide support for people with Leukaemia.

28 Feb 2018 | Success at Australian Junior Track Cycling Championships

Three of our students have returned  triumphant from the Australian Junior Track Cycling Champions in Melbourne.

28 Feb 2018 | Preparatory School Leaders Inducted

Congratulations to our Preparatory School leaders, who were inducted at a special ceremony last week.

23 Feb 2018 | Sundowner for families interested in equestrian

All parents and students interested in equestrian as a competitive sport or hobby, or who are simply keen to be involved with the development of equestrian at Guildford Grammar School, are invited to join us for a BBQ Sundowner on Tuesday 6 March at 6.00pm at the Thwaites Centre Courtyard.

22 Feb 2018 | Auskick @ GGS

Guildford Black Eagles AusKick Centre has now landed at Guildford Grammar School. Registrations have now opened to all Pre-Primary, Year 1 and Year 2 girls and boys to register for the 2018 season.

19 Feb 2018 | Max tops ICAS English!

Our congratulations to Year 6 student Max on being awarded a UNSW Medal for ICAS English,  achieving the top score in WA in the Year 5 ICAS English test. Well done Max!

13 Feb 2018 | Queen's Baton Relay Coming to GGS

The Queen's Baton Relay is coming to Guildford Grammar School on Monday 26 February and you and your family are invited to join us as the Baton moves through the School on its way to Stirling Gardens!

5 Feb 2018 | Hockeyroos to Return to GGS!

Following the success or the recent Hockeyroos v Spain hockey test match held at the school, Hockey Australia has announced that the Hockeyroos will play world number 8 China in five practice matches, two of which will be played at Guildford Grammar School as preparation for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

5 Feb 2018 | 2018 Prefects Inducted

Congratulations to the 2018 Senior School Prefects who were inducted at special Chapel Services last Thursday and Friday.
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