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Interschool Readers’ Cup – calling all keen Hillbrook readers!
by Michelle Francis - Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 1:12 PM

trophiesIn Term 3 Hillbrook participates in six local interschool Reader Cup competitions.

We are looking for year level team members to sign up now and start reading over the school holidays.

If you have been in this competition before you know what fun it is and might like to join in again. If you’ve never tried it, now’s the time to get a group of keen reading friends together and make up a Hillbrook team. Call in and see us in the Library ASAP to join in.

The dates are:

Year 11/12:   Thursday Oct 6that Indooroopilly SHS

Year 10Tuesday Oct 18th at Stuartholme

Year 9:  Wednesday Oct 12th at St Peters’ Lutheran College

Year 8: Thursday Oct 13th at Corinda SHS

Year 7: Thursday Oct 20th – at Hillbrook 

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Photo Competition is open for entries
by Tamara Gerlic - Monday, 23 May 2016, 10:37 AM

cameraDon't forget the 2016 Photo Competition is open for entries.

This year there is a new online form for uploading your images and entry information. Submission of the form will generate an email to you which you'll need to print and attach to the back of your physical printed photo. This printed photo will then need to be placed in the traditional entry box in the Hillbrook Admin Foyer.

The online entry form is at :

Please make sure to read all info on the entry form to ensure your submission is spot on.

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Year 12 Camp Photos and Footage - Public Display this Monday
by Andrew Devenish - Thursday, 19 May 2016, 9:35 AM

Thanks to everyone who has supplied photos and footage of their camps to Outdoor Education or directly to Tiaki and Henrik. With the presentation of the full Year 12 Camp video happening next Monday (22 May), this week is the last chance to get any material to us for inclusion.

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Careers Newsletter
by Sue Forbes - Thursday, 12 May 2016, 10:24 AM

Please find attached the Careers Newsletter for this fortnight.

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The Innovation Cell
by Miriam Scott - Monday, 9 May 2016, 2:39 PM

Attention all members of the Innovation Cell - starting this Thursday, the timing of the IC is being adjusted to 3:30-5pm. For those in Year 8-9 who are still interested in joining the IC - feel free to join us this Thursday at 3:30 in the Library.

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Authors @ Hillbrook
by Margaret Spiteri - Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 2:21 PM

For all those would be Authors!

Don't forget to sign up for the writing workshop.

 Brian Faulkner  Yr 7  Please see Ms Baumgart
 Tristan Bancks  Yr 8  Please see Ms Lane
 Christine Bongers   Yr 9  Please see Ms Tate
 Will Kostakis  Yr 10   Please see Ms McMillan

Writing Workshop

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by Holly O'Sullivan Williams - Monday, 2 May 2016, 12:05 PM

A reminder to our next team competing in the Queensland Theatresports Competition - your heat is this Wednesday (May 4) at Stuartholme School.  All Hillbrook students are invited to attend.  I know the team would love your support!  The entertainment begins at 7.00pm and will cost you a mere $7. See you there.

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Zombsters coming to Hillbrook Library!
by Jane Bergman - Friday, 29 April 2016, 2:59 PM

Want more Manga books in our collection?

Come to the library on Wednesday May 4th at lunch and help us select new titles for our Manga collection.

Zombsters – our favourite anime and manga book sellers!

Don't miss out!

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Hillbrook In-School Readers Cup Competition
by Margaret Spiteri - Friday, 29 April 2016, 9:56 AM

Year 7

Round 1 Year 7 Blue & Red Class Quiz - May 24

Round 2 Year 7 White & Green Class Quiz - July 28/29

Finals will be held first week in August.


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Tuesday 3 May is a MONDAY timetable.
by Craig Merritt - Thursday, 28 April 2016, 11:10 AM

A reminder to bring your materials for a MONDAY timetable on Tuesday. This is to make up for the number of Mondays we miss in Semester 1.