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Our College community loves to celebrate the successes of our students and staff. Our news page shares these success stories and insightful blog articles from senior members of Hillcrest staff. You may also like to follow us on Facebook as we celebrate College life, community and successes together.

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Friday, 22 Apr 2016

Principal's Update - 22 April 2016

We live in an ever changing world of dissatisfied people. Everyone dreams of a future that is better than the present and work tirelessly to find the secret to a better life. I am amazed to see how many self-help fads are advertised which promise something more and better. Over...
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Friday, 22 Apr 2016

Layers of Learning - Authentic and Purposeful Assessment

QUALITY TEACHING & LEARNING AT HILLCREST CHRISTIAN COLLEGEOver the past 12 months we have been working to develop a clear, research-based teaching and learning framework that identify key standards for our teachers. Our Layers of Learning Framework is a set of broad guidelines relating to quality teacher practices and represents...
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Friday, 25 Mar 2016

Layers of Learning - Engagement in Learning

Quality Teaching and Learning at Hillcrest Christian College Over the past 12 months we have been working to develop a clear, research-based teaching and learning framework that identify key standards for our teachers. Our Layers of Learning Framework is a set of broad guidelines relating to quality teacher practices and...
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Thursday, 10 Mar 2016

Hillcrest Christian College Debating

On Wednesday 9 March Hillcrest Christian College Debaters competed in the first round of debates for the year.The Junior B topic was: Homework is a Worthwhile Use of Time. HCC 2 debated in the affirmative but were sadly defeated by their opposition. HCC 1 debated in the Negative and victoriously...
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Friday, 26 Feb 2016

Hillcrest's Year 10 Legal Eaglets Leave the Nest for the First Time

In the spirit of real-world risk taking of intrepid Antarctic adventurer, Geoff Wilson, Hillcrest’s Year 10 Legal students paid a flying visit to Parliament House in Brisbane on Tuesday, 23 February 2016; foregoing the relative safety of their ‘nest’ (Room 27) for the thrills and spills of a frenetic Question...
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Thursday, 11 Feb 2016

Layers of Learning - Professional Responsibility

Quality Teaching and Learning at Hillcrest Christian College Over the past 12 months we have been working to develop a clear, research-based teaching and learning framework that identify key standards for our teachers. Our Layers of Learning Framework is a set of broad guidelines relating to quality teacher practices and...
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Friday, 05 Feb 2016

From the Principal - 5 February 2016

Dear Parents,Welcome back to the 2016 school year. I trust you had a wonderful break and enjoyed having your children with you for the holiday period.Our Year 12 results from 2015 were excellent. We had 2 students receive the highest possible result of an OP1 with both gaining scholarships to...
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Monday, 01 Feb 2016

Former Hillcrest Legal Student in Recent High Profile Criminal Court Case

It’s hard to believe, but former Hillcrest Christian College student, Jaimee-Lee Jessop, was still attending Legal Studies excursions in 2012 and just last week (January, 2016) she was on the nightly television news as a law clerk assisting with a bail application to the Brisbane Magistrates Court in the tragic...
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Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014

Exciting Appointments for 2015

The College Board is pleased to announce the appointments of two new Director positions for 2015. DIRECTOR OF PERFORMING ARTS MR JEREMY WILLIAMSON Mr Williamson has previously built outstanding instrumental programs as Head of Music at Emmanuel College, The Southport School and more recently at St Virgils College, Hobart. As...
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