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Monday, 29 May 2023

First Nations Art Workshop with Artist Arthur Conlon

Arthur hails from the Wakka Wakka tribe in South-East Queensland, and his artistic inspiration comes from both the fauna in the Kabi-Kabi region and his life as a tribesman on the land. During the workshop, Arthur shared his expertise in pastel drawings and totemic representation in Aboriginal culture. He discussed...
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Tuesday, 23 May 2023

Coomera Anglican College Year 6 Students Empowered at GRIP Student Leadership Conference

Held in Tweed Heads, the conference provided a valuable platform for our students to enhance their leadership skills, while also gaining insights into the qualities and principles that contribute to successful leadership. Through engaging workshops, interactive activities, and motivational speakers, our students left the conference equipped with newfound confidence and...
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Friday, 12 May 2023

Coomera Anglican College Announces Stage 2 of Master Plan

This exciting stage commenced in April 2023, with an estimated completion time of 18 months (subject to weather conditions).  It will include the development of a brand-new Innovation Centre, the relocation of Secondary Art, the construction of new hardcourts, and the redevelopment of our Outside School Hours Care facilities.  Each...
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Friday, 21 Apr 2023

Meet Caitlin McQuilkin-Bell: Australian Athlete and Run Coach

Caitlin's athletic journey began at school, where she excelled in cross-country, winning multiple championships at the Australian and Queensland levels. She also achieved notable accomplishments in track events, such as placing second at the Australian Junior Championships in the 3000m steeplechase and winning the 2000m steeplechase at the Australian all...
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Wednesday, 19 Apr 2023

Coomera Anglican College Basketball Club welcomes Coach Andre Chevalier

Coach Chevalier, the Head Coach of Boys Basketball at Sierra Canyon High School in Los Angeles, California, USA, has an impressive resume working with future NBA stars, including the sons of basketball legends like LeBron James, Scottie Pippen, and Dwyane Wade, as well as coaching current NBA players like Marvin...
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Tuesday, 18 Apr 2023

Student Achievement - A Journey into the Creation and Publishing of a Novel

For Coomera Anglican College Year 12 student, Rowan, this was an incredible personal achievement, and the first of many for them and for future aspiring authors at the College. We took the opportunity to chat with Rowan and take a closer look at the journey of their self-published novel -...
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Friday, 14 Apr 2023

Festival of Gifts - A Celebration of Gratitude, Gifts and Community

At Festival of Gifts, the entire College Community, including students from our Early Learning Centre to Year 12, and staff, gather together to celebrate the life of Coomera Anglican College. It is an opportunity to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of our students, teachers, and staff. We celebrate our...
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Wednesday, 05 Apr 2023

Student Achievement - 2023 Queensland Schools Constitutional Convention

The program was funded by the Australian Government Department of Education (DOE), coordinated by National Curriculum Services (NCS), and supported by the Australian Curriculum Studies Association (ACSA) and departments of education from all states and territories. The aim of the program was to provide senior students with an opportunity to...
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Friday, 24 Mar 2023

Meet Kirsty Terry, Drama Coordinator and Musical Director

Kirsty graduated with honours in a Bachelor of Secondary Education, majoring in Drama and English at Griffith University.  In her 25 years of teaching, she has been fortunate to work in well-respected high schools on the Gold Coast and overseas. She believes that her two and a half years of...
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