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2019 Hillcrest Student Captains and Leaders Announced

Executive Head of College's Office Monday 19 November 2018

Congratulations to our Hillcrest Christian College Student Leaders for 2019, who were announced at our 2018 JLC and SLC Celebration evenings....
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2018 Capture Film and Television Awards

Senior Learning Community Wednesday 07 November 2018

​On Wednesday, 24 October, the annual Capture Film and Television Awards night took place at Hillcrest to showcase and celebrate the incredible achievements of our Years 10 - 12 Film students in their...
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Annual Art Exhibition and Choral Extravaganza a Resounding Success

Community News Thursday 01 November 2018

On Monday, 29 October, we held our annual Art Exhibition and Choral Extravaganza entitled 'Inspirations,' and enjoyed sharing the wonderful artworks of our senior students, and our sensational singing...
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Annual Hillcrest Photographic Competition Wows Judges

Community News Thursday 01 November 2018

This year we received a range of wonderful entries from our College community for our annual Library Photographic Competition, and congratulate our 2018 Award winners....
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Respect: Earned or Expected - blog from the Head of SLC

Senior Learning Community Monday 29 October 2018

​Respect is the current generational debate in relation to young people, and we often hear the catchcry “they just don’t respect anyone anymore.” So why are a growing number of young people struggling...
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Years 6 - 12 Swimming Carnival 2018

Senior Learning Community Monday 29 October 2018

​This year’s SLC Swimming Carnival took place on Thursday, 25 October, and was the first taste of life and culture in the Senior Learning Community for our Year 6 cohort, and boy were they entertained...
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Celebrating our Academic Enrichment Programs

Senior Learning Community Monday 29 October 2018

On Tuesday, 23 October 2018, Hillcrest parents, students and staff celebrated the achievements of our 91 senior students who undertook a wide range of Pathways programs this year, to enhance their ‘no...
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Exciting Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions

Sport & Cocurricular Wednesday 24 October 2018

During the weekend of Friday, 19 – Sunday, 21 October, two groups of adventurous students headed to the Hinterland to participate in their Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award expeditions....
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Fun in the Sun on Our New Castle Playground

Junior Learning Community Wednesday 24 October 2018

This week our Prep - Year 2 students were excited to see the sunshine so they could enjoy their brand new Castle Playground!...
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Pre-Prep Students Enjoy Inaugural Teddy Bear's Picnic

Community News Wednesday 17 October 2018

​On Wednesday, 17 October, we were delighted to host our 2019 Prep students and their families to Hillcrest for the inaugural Teddy Bears Picnic event. ...
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Hillcrest Teacher Co-Authors Biology Textbook for New Queensland Secondary Syllabus

Senior Learning Community Wednesday 17 October 2018

Hillcrest's Head of Faculty for Health and Natural Sciences, Mr Sam Fesuk, has been working with Pearson Publishing to co-author the latest version of the Queensland Biology textbook for Units 1 & 2...
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2018 Thailand Myanmar Mission Trip

Community News Monday 15 October 2018

During the final week of Term 3, 2018, our Hillcrest Christian College Mission team departed Brisbane Airport, bound for the border of Thailand and Myanmar, with hearts and hands ready to serve and bl...
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Success in the 2018 Mayor’s Telstra Technology Awards

Senior Learning Community Thursday 13 September 2018

Congratulations to Eva Marks, Stephanie Phelps, Olivia Hunter and Tatiana Allo on successfully making it to the Finals of the 2018 Mayor’s Telstra Technology Awards....
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Year 4 Camp 2018

Wednesday 12 September 2018

​From the 6 - 7 September, our Year 4s went on their very first overnight camp to Camp Goodenough, in Bilambil....
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​Our Children will be Adults Before we Know it - A blog from the Head of SLC

Community News Tuesday 11 September 2018

​Ready or not, our children will be adults before we know it. And like it or not, young people today are part of a generation that feels empowered and that they may not “need” older adults to form the...
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Year 12s Complete QCS 2018

Senior Learning Community Tuesday 11 September 2018

​Last Tuesday and Wednesday (4 - 5 September) we saw 54 of our Year 12 students put into practice the skills and knowledge they have honed over their senior years of schooling during the 2018 QCS test...
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Hillcrest Recieves an Array of Awards in Schools Science Competition

Community News Monday 10 September 2018

​Hillcrest recently entered a number of students into the rigorous 2018 Griffith University Gold Coast Schools Science Competition and received a raft of awards across a range of categories....
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Book Week Wows With Wearable Art

Junior Learning Community Wednesday 29 August 2018

Last week our JLC students (and staff) enjoyed a range of festivities for Book Week, including our highly-anticipated costume parades....
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Year 10 Market Day

Senior Learning Community Tuesday 28 August 2018

Our much-loved annual Year 10 Market Day was held at lunchtime on Thursday 23 August, in the SLC Courtyard and was a great success....
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Making Maths Fun for Young Learners

Junior Learning Community Thursday 16 August 2018

This week, from 13 - 16 August, all Prep - 6 students at Hillcrest participated in an exciting, problem-based ‘Fun with Maths’ incursion. ...
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