Waddington wields willow

Waddington wields willow in warm, windy weather In a much-anticipated clash of last year’s cricket grand finalists, an inspired Glenorchy XI gained sweet revenge on the boys from the Hobart Campus. Superior fielding and a great captain’s knock were pivotal in turning the tables on last year’s disappointment for Glenorchy. Glenorchy was sent in to bat…

Family Bulletin #2, 2017

  Family Bulletin #2 is now available. It contains important information in relation to the early weeks of the academic year.   photos:  top, the first day for Year 11s, Glenorchy Campus; above and header photo, the first day for Year 11s, Hobart Campus  

GYC sport for week 2

Sport at GYC this week focuses on tennis, cricket, swimming, girls’ soccer and rowing. TENNIS     Boys’ 1st grade … plays Tuesday afternoons After trials last week, four Year 11 students are representing the College: Sam Plunkett-Smith, Jordan Petryk, Oliver Haigh and Jakeb Rhodes. Team manager is Mr Brett Stephenson. RESULT:     The first match, held…

Helping teens cope with grief

Like adolescence itself, teen grieving has characteristics all its own. Compared to young children, the implications of death sink in more fully for teens. They’re more likely to identify with the death or the dying process and to ponder seriously their own mortality for the first time. Compared to adults, not only do teens have…

Family Bulletin #1 for 2017

The first Family Bulletin for 2017 is available here. It is a special Family Bulletin which acknowledges the tragic death of GYC student Maggie Loré during the school holidays. It also contains material about healing with grief. Information for Young People on Grief and Loss:   Grief and Loss Young People Information for Parents and Carers…