Today is World's Biggest Playgroup Day and we are pleased to report that we are opening a new Playgroup! We are calling for expressions of interest from parents and carers of babies or young children for a Guildford Grammar School weekday playgroup, or a Saturday morning playgroup. You can register your interest online at www.ggs.wa.edu.au/playgroup.
With the appointment of Mr Stephen Webber as Principal of Redlands in Sydney, Council seeks
a new Principal who will continue to lead our staff and students to achieve personal excellence,
be outstanding citizens and create a just, loving and peaceful society. The right candidate will have a keen appreciation of co-education and boarding and a commitment to a holistic education that esteems academic achievement, pastoral wellbeing and spiritual nurture.
The 2019 Head of the River, hosted by Scotch College, will be held this Saturday at Champion Lakes.
Congratulations to the Preparatory School community for raising the OUTSTANDING amount of $38,284.44 at last weeks Crazy Hair Day, with all proceeds going to the Leukaemia Foundation.
Applications for the Go Forward Scholarships for students entering Years 8-12 in 2020 are now open. The Go Forward Scholarships are available for students who display outstanding characteristics across a broad range of areas including high academic achievement.
Guildford Grammar School has launched a global search to replace long-serving Headmaster Stephen Webber, who will leave the School at the end of 2019 after nine years of service.
School Council Chair Mitchell Wells said a new Head would be appointed in the coming months and the School was well placed to embrace the next era of education excellence under a new leader.
We are excited to announce that from 2020 we will welcome girls into boarding at Guildford Grammar School, offering a fully co-educational boarding experience. We have recently released the designs of our new world-class, state-of-the-art co-educational boarding development that has been submitted for approval, with the new facility to be ready by 2021.
We pleased to report that we have been named as a finalist in two categories of the Indigenous Boarding Awards coordinated by Boarding Australia.
Students and parents are now welcome to join us in the Preparatory School Café for breakfast each morning! If you don't have time for breakfast before you leave the house, we will be serving breakfast for students and parents from 8.00am each morning.
Congratulations to the 2019 Preparatory School Captains, Vice Captains, Councillors, Quarter Captains and Specialist Captains, who were all inducted at a special assembly this morning:Oliver Radi (School Captain)
Mikaela Hyman (School Captain)
Riley Schafer (School Vice Captain)
Belinda Yuen (School Vice Captain)
The Preparatory School Clubs have been released for Term1 and as usual there is lots for students to do after school!
Congratulations to our first group of Prefects who were inducted at a special Chapel Service this morning.
Congratulations to our second group of Prefects, who were inducted at a special Chapel Service this morning.
Academic and music scholarships for boys and girls entering Year 7 in 2020 close on Friday 22 February.