Issue 13 | 25 August 2017

Message from the Principal

Dear Parents, Friends and Caregivers, Once again it has been a very busy fortnight, with activities and events spanning almost every department in the School. On Friday 11 August, we hosted our biggest Grandparents’ Day in history. After a welcome and tour of the School, grandparents and their granddaughters enjoyed …

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Key Dates

Please find below the key dates for Term 3.

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From the P&F

Dear Stuartholme families, On behalf of the P&F Committee we would like to extend a warm welcome and encourage you to join our wonderful Committee. We are a group of vibrant and dedicated parents who help contribute to our girls learning experience at Stuartholme through fundraising, organising social events, and …

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Year 11 and 12 exam timetables

The Year 11 and 12 exam timetables are now on the Portal. A copy has also been emailed to each student.

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Honour Pockets & Blazer Embroidery

As we approach the end of Term Three some of the co-curricular activities are drawing, or have drawn to a close, this is now the time that girls can apply to receive lines on their blazer in recognition of their achievements. The criterion used to award honour pockets is available …

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Your small donation can help a child

Stuartholme School is thrilled to be able to help Brisbane based charity, Pushing Barriers in their quest to help youth with a refugee background feel included and integrated into Australian culture. And what better way to do this than by getting them involved in sport. With cost being one of …

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Bush Medijina natural products

Stuartholme is proud to support Bush Medijina, a social indigenous enterprise within Anindilyakwa Services Aboriginal Corporation (ASAC). ASAC’s Bush Medijina products are lovingly hand made using bush produce harvested on county by Warnindilyakwa women of the Groote Eylandt Archipelago. Their range incorporates traditional bush knowledge and more contemporary materials that, combined form …

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Science Snippets

Did you know that on the 22/08/1989, the first complete ring around Neptune was discovered by Voyager 2? Previously, only fragments of certain rings around Neptune had been viewed from Earth, but the photos from Voyager 2confirmed one complete ring of Neptune.  Also on the22/08/1966, the Lunar Orbiter 1 took the …

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Year 11 Business Management Field Trip – Southern Cross Austereo

Year 11 Business Management students are currently studying the unit ‘Marketing: Foundations and Fads’. To gain real-world insight into the world of market research, marketing strategy, advertising and sales, as well as current trends in the industry, we recently visited the offices and studios of Southern Cross Austereo, home to …

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Thank you to our Host families

A huge thank you to all the parents who put their hands up to billet the tennis players from our Sister Schools. The response was overwhelming, so much so that we have some families supporting us on a waiting list! Heartfelt thanks yet again to our wonderful Stuartholme community. Kind regards, …

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QCMF success

Over the weekend five Stuartholme Ensembles competed in this year’s Queensland Catholic Schools’ and Colleges’ Music Festival. Congratulations to all the girls, Conductors and big thank you to our Director of Music Andrew Mear for your countless hours of teaching and conducting. Our exceptional results included; > Concert Band: Gold …

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Stuartholme takes part in Upper Intermediate String Festival

This week a selection of Barat String Ensemble were invited to take part in the Upper Intermediate String Festival held at Brisbane Girls Grammar. The combined orchestra consisted of advanced string players from Stuartholme, Brisbane Girls Grammar School and Brisbane Boys Grammar School.  After two intensive rehearsal sessions, a fantastic performance was given …

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Save the date – Spring Spectacular

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Stuartholme rider awarded State Leadership position

Emily Rink has been announced as the Queensland State Eventing Team Captain for the National Team competing in Toowoomba in September. At the recent Interschool State Competition Emily was the winner of this years CIC 1 Star on her horse ‘Wade Equine Oki Doki’. Emily also won the ‘The Sailor Trophy’ …

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Outstanding Met West Results

Stuartholme girls proved to be extremely tough competitors at the Met West Athletics Trials on Monday and Tuesday. Check out these amazing results! (Q = qualified for state champs). Well done girls!! Belle Townsend (16yrs) – 7th shot put April Laurikainen (13yrs) – 2nd shot put Q Lara Trevor (12yrs) …

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Night of Spirituality

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Sacraments

We recently celebrated the following girls completing some of their Sacraments of Initiation. A big thank you to Sr Rita who prepared the girls. Ella-Jayne Meadows (Year 7) Charlotte Borjesson (Year 7) Nina Clark (Year 8) Amy Horn (Year 8) Mollie McCann (Year 9)

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Don’t know what to do with your teenager during the September School Holidays? 

Have you used up all your annual leave or banking it for a family holiday? Are you worrying about finding someone to look after your children during the holidays? or simply don’t know how to entertain them all holidays? Then worry no more, Adventure Alternatives has designed a fun and engaging School …

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2018 History and Antiquities tour information session

All students interested in participating in next year’s History and Antiquities tour to Greece and Germany (23 June-8 July 2018) are invited to an information session  in R101 on Monday 28 August (6-7pm at latest) with your parents. This tour is aimed primarily at students who will be in Years …

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