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Year 2 Sculpture Crawl

Junior Learning Community Friday 10 March 2017

Despite dreary, overcast conditions, Monday, 27 February saw two bus loads of effervescent, excited Year 2’s set off to explore the Coast from Currumbin to Southport, in search of significant sculptur...
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Student Leaders - Compass Conference

Senior Learning Community Friday 10 March 2017

​On 25 – 28 February, the College Captains, Liam Scott and Stefanie Power, and Vice Captains, Jaden Fernance and Colisha Fenton, attended the Compass Student Leader Conference in Canberra, with over 1...
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March Sport Updates

Sport & Cocurricular Friday 10 March 2017

The 2017 Sport Season has started off as being one of the busiest on record, with our Basketball, Futsal and Netball programs all growing to record numbers. Record numbers of students have also triall...
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Choral Excellence Camp

Performing Arts Friday 10 March 2017

​The ninth annual Hillcrest Choral Camp was held from February 24 – 26 for two of our three College Excellence Choirs. The 71 members of Bella Voce and Bel Canto spent two days at beautiful North Tamb...
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March Performing Arts Update

Performing Arts Friday 10 March 2017

An update of all things Performing Arts: Thoroughly Modern Millie Musical, Choral Excellence Camp, Instrumental Programs, Acting Academy, Hillcrest Dance Academy, Cheerleading, SLC Music Showcase, New...
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Year 5 Sea World Excursion

Junior Learning Community Friday 10 March 2017

​On Wednesday 8th March, Year 5 mainstream students had the wonderful opportunity of using their Theme Park passes to visit SeaWorld as part of their Science studies. Mr. Parkes and the students have ...
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BASKETBALL: Hillcrest v St Stephen's

Sport & Cocurricular Friday 10 March 2017

​Hillcrest Emerging Boys vs St Stephen's College saw our Emerging Boys take the court. Hillcrest showed their dominance from the start of the game, a direct reflection in the final score. ...
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UN Youth Delegate - Jemima Roze

Senior Learning Community Friday 10 March 2017

​Being a senior student; who has lived on the coast for the past 16 years, I have been readily involved with my local community. This year, I will be undertaking an international project in the winter...
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DEBATING: Senior B Round 1: we are winners!!

Senior Learning Community Thursday 09 March 2017

Stay at home parents should be paid for their work – was the controversial topic debated on Wednesday the 8th of March at Hillcrest Christian College. Round 1 of the Gold Coast Debating, Senior B comp...
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​Social Media – How can we help our children learn boundaries?

Senior Learning Community Thursday 09 March 2017

Over the years our society has put “boundaries” in place for addictive habits like smoking in public places or drinking excessively. With the wide use of social media by young people we should also co...
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Agape Outreach & Carwash Fundraiser

Community News Tuesday 07 March 2017

​Hillcrest has partnered with Agape Outreach over the past few years, where the focus is on supporting the homeless people in our local community. We have regularly taken students to Coolangatta to he...
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South Coast Basketball

Sport & Cocurricular Tuesday 07 March 2017

​Today we saw the South Coast Regional trials for the 18&U Boys and Girls at Coomera Indoor Sports Stadium. Representing Hillcrest in the Hinterland District were: Nyah Morris, Tara Manumaleuga, Flynn...
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South Coast Swimming

Sport & Cocurricular Tuesday 07 March 2017

Congratulations to all students who competed at the recent South Coast Swimming Trials. A special mention to JLC student, Gideon Burnes who has progressed to the School's State Championships in Breast...
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The Suns Shine at Hillcrest Sports Development

Sport & Cocurricular Friday 03 March 2017

What an amazing day at sports development on Friday 3 March 2017 where we were privileged to have members of the Gold Coast Suns visit us. Our students were star struck by the talents of Jesse Lon...
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Kate van Bruggen Recognised in State Awards

Senior Learning Community Thursday 23 February 2017

On Saturday 18 February 2017, top performing students in Queensland in 2016 were recognised by the Education Minister in a special ceremony at the State Library. 2016 is the third year that the Queens...
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Kindy Update

Junior Learning Community Thursday 23 February 2017

The first few weeks of Kindy for 2017 have been very exciting with all our Kindy children settling in so well into their new learning environments. 2017 has also seen the implementation of new program...
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Chess Update

Senior Learning Community Thursday 23 February 2017

Last week was a fantastic experience for some of our SLC Chess students who took part in a Gold Coast competition hosted by Gardiner Chess. Students competed in seven matches throughout the day, with ...
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From the Principal

Executive Head of College's Office Thursday 23 February 2017

​Throughout the first half of this year, I have been reading through Genesis, Exodus and Leviticus with specific interest in the journey of the Israelites from Egypt to the Promised Land. Moses as the...
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Update from The Hub

Community News Thursday 23 February 2017

My name is Leanne Nunnink and I am very excited to be able to serve our community as the new Hub Manager. The Hub team (pictured) is made up of Mandy, Jennet, Cathy and I, and we are very exciting ...
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Welcome to our 22 New Teachers

Innovative Teaching & Learning Thursday 23 February 2017

This year Hillcrest Christian College welcomed 22 new teachers to our community as we continue to grow from strength to strength. With 6 teachers in JLC and 15 in SLC, is has been exciting to see the ...
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