Family Bulletins for 2016

The Family Bulletin is produced fortnightly during term time, timed from the first Thursday of each term. It is an INFORMATION bulletin focussing on important material from the Principal, the Deputy Principals, the Directors of Teaching and Learning (academic requirements), the Directors of Ministry (pastoral and community involvement), the Director of Sport and the Careers…

GRADUATION 2015: Grace of reciprocity

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view . . . until you climb into his skin and walk around in it. from To Kill A Mockingbird The Guilford Young College graduates of 2015 were sent beyond the College gates with a two-fold message from the Principal, Mrs…

National title for GYC teacher

Hospitality teacher and chef STEPHEN LUNN has taken out the National VET Teacher/Trainer of the Year award at the Australian Training Awards.  (details) The winners and runners-up were announced last night in Hobart at a dinner attended by more than 650 people. Mr Lunn’s was one of two awards to come to Tasmania.  The other was to…

Lily wins Magna Carta prize

GYC Year 12 student Lily Russell has won the Governor’s Magna Carta Anniversary Prize as part of a worldwide celebration of the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta. The competition was open to students in all Tasmanian high schools and secondary colleges. Lily won the Year 11/12 category with a 1000 word…

Triathlon second

GYC girls placed second in the eighth annual Schools Triathlon Challenge at Bellerive Beach today. In mostly sunny but windy conditions, Year 11 girls Kate Trdin swimming, Rosie Bird bike and Amy Spandler running competed in the Year 11/12 division. Due the clashes with exams, boys did not compete. Mr Luke Hamilton managed the team…