International Learning Community

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International Student Visitors Enjoy Hillcrest's Hospitality

International Learning Community Wednesday 30 August 2017

​Over the first five weeks of Term 3, Hillcrest welcomed over 100 students from our international sister schools....
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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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ESL Students Seek the Ear of the College Board

International Learning Community Sunday 18 June 2017

Throughout the term our Year 11 and 12 ESL students have been writing letters to our College Board regarding ideas on how to continue to develop the outdoor learning environment at Hillcrest Christian...
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ESL Reading Buddies Activity

International Learning Community Friday 02 June 2017

Reading crosses all age boundaries. The ESL Year 7, 8, 9 class this term have been using an online storybook creation website, called Storybird, to create a picture books to share with students from t...
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Have you used a squat toilet?

International Learning Community Friday 02 June 2017

​​I have. It’s a weird feeling as what you presume is normal and proper, is thrown out the window and the urgency of the moment pushes you into a whole new paradigm of thought and action as you squat ...
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English as a Second Language in the Junior Learning Community

International Learning Community Friday 05 May 2017

ESL lessons help those who come from backgrounds where English is not their first language. ESL classes for JLC students are always an energetic and fun time for learning English. In ESL classes we ha...
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International Student Holiday Excursion

International Learning Community Thursday 20 April 2017

During the first week of holidays, an intrepid group of International Students tempted fate by heading to beautiful sunny Byron Bay for a day of surf, sand and sun; only days after the infamous downpo...
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March International Department Update

International Learning Community Friday 10 March 2017

International Student Department update for the month of March including: Aqua English Day, Homestay Coordinator Temporary Change, Jumpstart Classes for International Students....
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Hillcrest Host Korean Teachers

International Learning Community Thursday 23 February 2017

At the start of February, Hillcrest Christian College partnered with Bond University to host 6 teachers from the Republic of Korea as part of a cross-cultural professional development initiative. The ...
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Homestay Families – Have a Go!!

International Learning Community Thursday 23 February 2017

This year, Hillcrest Christian College is host to 56 long-term international students who come from 6 different countries including: China, Japan, Malaysia, Korea and Denmark. Hillcrest will also host...
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Homestay Families Needed - Short & Long Stay

International Learning Community Wednesday 08 February 2017

Welcome an International Student into your home and have a true cultural experience. Opportunities exist for both Short Term and Long Term Homestay families. ...
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ESL Excursion to Movieworld

International Learning Community Wednesday 08 June 2016

Recently our ESL students from the Senior Learning Community visited Warner Bros. Movie World. Their task was to research how Warner Bros. Movie World helps Non-English speaking visitors to enjoy thei...
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