Parents and Families

General news for parents and families

Junior School Coffee and Chat

Coffee and Chats provide informal opportunities for parents to discuss topics of interest and/ or relax with other parents whilst enjoying a cup of tea or coffee. On Monday 9 May’s Coffee and Chat, Mrs Kohlmannhuber will be speaking on the topic of Assessment and Reporting. Parents are invited to attend, ask questions and enjoy  refreshments with others. When: Monday 9 May, 9-10am. Where: M…
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Mother’s Day Stall

Date: Friday 6th of May Location: Performing Arts Room, M Block Prices: Range from $1 – $10 Time: Junior school students will have an opportunity to shop at an allocated time with their teacher during the day.  Middle and Senior school students may shop before school from 8am and during break times.

iPads@home: Online Behaviour/ Digital Reputation

What is Online Behaviour/ Digital Reputation? The Australian Government [1] describes Online Behaviour or Digital Reputation as: your behaviour online and the content that you post about yourself and others. Tagged photos, blog posts and social networking interactions will all shape how you are perceived by others online and offline. A poor digital reputation can affect your friendships and relationships as well as your future job prospects. What happens…
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STTEP Expo 2016

We are pleased to announce the Redlands College STTEP (Senior To Tertiary Entrance Preparation) Expo is returning for 2016. STTEP Expo will provide Senior School students and families with an opportunity to explore post-school study and training options via: a wide range of tertiary education information booths (universities, TAFE, private providers and the Australian Defence Force) information seminars by Griffith University, QUT, TAFE and University…
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EXTEND – Weekly Update

  We have celebrated three birthdays already this month. Laura. (Assistant) Alba (Year 5) and Jaimi (Team Leader). We have some very exciting upcoming events. One is Gilbert the Gecko, our Extend mascot, making a special visit all the way from Melbourne in May. Stay tuned as we get more details for his visit. Secondly we have a mentor program we are looking to implement…
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P&F Parent Seminar

Redlands College Parents & Friends Association is excited to offer parents the opportunity to attend: “The Heart of Resilience – Bouncing Back No Matter Your Age” in a seminar presented by Dr Jonathan Andrews Come along and join us for an enjoyable and educational evening Date:          Tuesday, 24 May 2016 Time:         6.00pm to 7.30pm Where:       Redlands College, K20 Cost:          Free to all…
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iPads@home: Find out more about the most popular games, apps and social networking

Find out more about the most popular Games, apps and social networking. As a parent, you play an important role in helping your children have safe and positive experiences online. By becoming aware of how young people use the internet and some of the risks they face, you can guide your children with strategies to get the best out of the online world. For information…
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ANZAC COMMEMORATION SERVICE

On Friday 22 April Redlands College will be holding an ANZAC Day Commemoration Service in the Sports Centre from 11:15am – 12:30pm. The Junior School children are asked bring a flower (with a stem).  Each class will then put together a bunch of flowers to be placed on our “Memorial.” Parents are most welcome to attend the service. Thank you for your cooperation with this request.