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State Tournament of Minds

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On Sunday the ninth of September, six teams of Girton students traveled to La Trobe University Bundoora to compete in the Victorian State Finals for Tournament Of Minds. This was a great day of creativity, problem solving and last minute sticky taping. The students were placed in a room for three hours whilst they worked…

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Debating News

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Charlie Wardrop (11A) and Jordan Rogers (11M) competed in the Semi-Finals of the Model UN Evatt Competition at Queen’s College, University of Melbourne, and won their way through to the State Finals. They will represent Kazakhstan (and Girton Grammar School) , debating three resolutions relating to the Question of Defences Against Cyber Warfare. This will…

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Life Without Ballet is Pointless

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Classical Ballet classes (RAD syllabus) are held in the Girton Dance studio on the Senior Campus directly after school. Students can join the group which meets at Junior School reception and is escorted to the Dance Studio. There are currently vacancies at all levels from beginners. Please contact the ballet teacher Frances Mills at ftmills@gmail.com for more…

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Aerobic Success!

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Congratulations to the Girton Aerobic Team who recently competed at the Melbourne Girls College Invitational.   1st place- Stephanie Carlson and Olivia Pitt; Level 3 Junior Pair 1st place- Gabriella Pitt, Kiara Primmer and Ana Karamaloudis; Level 4  Junior Trio 1st place- Alessia McCaig and Ruby Conti; Level 5 Intermediate Pair 1st place- Gabriella Pitt,…

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DAV School’s Competition State Playoffs 2018

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On the 15th August four Girton Grammar School Debating Teams competed in the State Playoffs of the  Debaters’ Association of Victoria Schools’ Competition. The students competed against the best teams in the state at Lowther Hall Anglican School in Essendon. Our A Grade team consisting of Stephanie Brunner (12Jo), Charlie Wardrop (11A), Jordan Rogers (11M),…

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Tournament of Minds

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Saturday the 18th of August saw eight keen and talented Girton Tournament Of Minds teams compete at the Bendigo Regional Final in all four disciplines spanning years four to ten. We started the day at 9am and our Junior STEM and Senior Arts teams entertained us with funny and dramatic presentations in the morning. We…

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Football Reports

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Senior Boys Football Versus Carey Baptist Grammar On Tuesday, 14th August, Mr Whitsed and Mr Langan packed 19 athletic, enthusiastic footballers into a minibus and headed for the Carey Sports Complex in Bulleen.  The mood was electric during the trip down.  Once the boys connected into the minibus’ media player, and took control of the…

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DAV School’s Competition Rd 5 2018

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On the 24th July the Girton Grammar School Debating Teams competed in the final round of the Debaters’ Association of Victoria Schools’ Competition. The students had some tough competition, but won several debates. Our D2 team consisting of William Lovett (7Jo), Sharoon Mirza (7Je), Remus Brasier (7M) and Aksharan Shobanan (7R) narrowly lost their debate,…

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Volleyball: Autumn 2018

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Last term two Girton teams competed in the grand final of the 2018 Autumn Season for Volleyball. The U15 Girls Team (Girton Tigers) was made up of Year 7 students competing in their first season ever. They had an outstanding season, really improving on their overall skill level and bonding as a team. Unfortunately last…

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Girton Hockey Club 2018

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The Girton hockey club consists of more than just the players. The students are certainly the most important ingredient and without them we don’t have a team, but like all sporting clubs there are many people involved to make it all work smoothly. The generosity of many individuals is the ingredient for success. We all…

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