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Hillcrest Students Celebrate National Science Week

Junior Learning Community Thursday 17 August 2017

To celebrate National Science Week, JLC students were invited to a series of lunchtime activities focused on different scientific concepts. We were excited to see around 40 students pack into the clas...
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Quota Beenleigh Eisteddfod

Performing Arts Thursday 17 August 2017

On Wednesday, 9 August, our Hillcrest Dance Teams represented the College exceptionally well at the Quota Beenleigh Eisteddfod. ...
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​New Horizons Celebr8 Evening

Innovative Teaching & Learning Wednesday 16 August 2017

On Wednesday, 9 August, students from Years 7-9 New Horizons presented their Design Centred Learning tasks at the Celebr8 Evening in front of 200 excited guests....
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Bike Education Week

Junior Learning Community Tuesday 15 August 2017

Our Bike Education Week took place from 7 – 11 August this year, and involved our Year 4 classes taking turns visiting the Ashmore Bike Education Centre. ...
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Year 4 Students Enjoy an Outdoor Science Lesson

Junior Learning Community Tuesday 15 August 2017

On Monday August 7, our Year 4 students ventured out of the classroom for an excursion to Numinbah Valley Education Centre. ...
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Father and Son Night a Huge Success

Junior Learning Community Monday 14 August 2017

​On Saturday, August 12, around 230 Year 6 boys and their dads had an awesome time at the inaugural Father and Sons night! From checking out rally cars and Pastor Dave's red Corvette, to an interview ...
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Noah's Ark travels to Hillcrest for JLC Presentation

Junior Learning Community Monday 07 August 2017

​On Friday, 4 August, Rod and Nancy Walsh from Creation Ministries visited our Year 3-6 students to present their Ark Van ministry. This was a fascinating presentation involving a scale model of Noah’...
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Grandparents Day 2017 - Another Great Success

Junior Learning Community Thursday 03 August 2017

​Thank you to the wonderful Grandparents of our Prep - Year 6 students who attended our special Grandparents Day event on Thursday, 3 August. ...
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Year 4 Students Conquer Camp Goodenough

Junior Learning Community Wednesday 02 August 2017

​From July, 31 – August 1, Hillcrest's Grade 4 students went on their first overnight camp to Camp Goodenough, in Bilambil. During the adventure-filled camp, many fears were conquered and a memorable ...
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More Memorable Moments in Mapleton

Wednesday 02 August 2017

Year 6 Camp is one of the highlights of the school calendar, and once again Hillcrest had the privilege of taking all Year 6 students to QCCC Mapleton, on the Sunshine Coast....
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Students Feel The Beat at Band Retreat

Performing Arts Tuesday 01 August 2017

Hillcrest's budding Year 5-6 musicians enjoyed the chance to fine tune their musical talents at the Band and Strings Retreat, held at the College on Monday, 31 July....
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Year 3 Students Step Back in Time

Junior Learning Community Tuesday 01 August 2017

Hillcrest's Year 3EA and 3HC stepped back in time during their excursion to Beenleigh Historical Village last week and discovered how much life has changed over the past 150 years. ...
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Hillcrest Hosts Inaugural Pathways Expo for International Students

International Learning Community Tuesday 01 August 2017

Hillcrest Christian College organised and hosted the inaugural International Students University Pathways Expo for Year 11 and 12 students on Thursday, 27 July....
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Sensational Snow, Sights and Sounds for Senior Students

Senior Learning Community Tuesday 01 August 2017

On Friday, July 21, 95 Year 9 students, eight teachers and one parent/nurse, embarked on their much anticipated College camp - a week-long exploration of Sydney and Canberra. ...
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Professional Athletes Visit Hillcrest to Inspire Junior Students

Sport & Cocurricular Monday 24 July 2017

Last week our Hillcrest Year 3-6 students were inspired with a visit from professional athletes Darragh Keogh (Boxing) and Craig Burns (Athletics), who encouraged the students to be active and healthy...
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Former College Principal Returns to Hillcrest

Executive Head of College's Office Friday 21 July 2017

On Friday, 21 July 2017, we welcomed former Hillcrest Christian College Principal, Mr Stuarte Kerdel (Principal, 1991-2001) to the College. Mr Kerdel, who played a significant role in the formative ye...
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From the Executive Head of College - 21 July 2017

Executive Head of College's Office Friday 21 July 2017

This week is an exciting one as we begin to see the finished Prep buildings with the final touches being made, prior to us taking possession in the next few weeks. The College has undertaken significa...
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Cooktown Mission Trip 2017

Senior Learning Community Thursday 20 July 2017

The Cooktown Mission Trip was one of love and service in action, as 22 students from Years 9 and 10 and three staff members travelled to Cooktown, North Queensland, for the last week in Term 2....
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Hillcrest Basketball Success

Sport & Cocurricular Thursday 20 July 2017

Hillcrest Basketball was in top form at the start of the July school holidays…and we have not slowed since. Hillcrest Christian College Basketball players have represented the College in two tournamen...
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2017 SLC Athletics Carnival

Sport & Cocurricular Thursday 20 July 2017

Here are the full results and some photos from the 2017 Hillcrest SLC Athletics Carnival, that was held in the last week of Term 2....
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