Our annual Principal's Parade celebrates excellent effort, behaviour and participation by students who receive a Principal’s Merit Award. Certificates are also presented acknowledging achievements in extra curricular activities such as Creative Generation, Stem-athlon, Maths Team Challenge, World’s Greatest Shave, Chemistry Quiz, Australian Maths Competition and Debating.
Our Principal's Parade is hosted by our Junior School Captains and traditionally features performances by our Concert Band, Junior Secondary School Choir , Junior Secondary Strings and Year 7 Dance Team to showcase the talent of our junior secondary school students.
Our annual award presentation night celebrates the success of our students throughout the year. Awards are presented for Academic Excellence, Cultural Excellence and Citizenship Excellence. Special Awards are also presented and include:
Excellence in Information Technology
Outstanding Citizenship Award
Annual Arts Bursary
Outstanding Public Speaking Award
Outstanding Cultural Award
Outstanding Vocational Award
Outstanding Achievement for an ESL Student
CIS International Student Award
Year 10 Bursary
Caltex All Rounder
Rotary Youth Leadership Scholarship
Rotary Junior All Rounder Award
Mercer PR Award
ADF Long Tan Leadership & Teamwork Award
Dux - Year 7
Dux - Year 8
Dux - Year 9
Dux - Year 10
Dux - Year 11
Dux - Year 12
Dux Year 10 International Baccalaureate
Dux Year 11 International Baccalaureate
Dux Year 12 International Baccalaureate (awarded in February fo the following year)
The University of Queensland Achievement Award
Outstanding Achievement Student Services (Senior)
Outstanding Achievement Student Services (Junior)
Sports Awards Night
Our annual Sports Awards Night acknowledges the significant sporting achievements of our students, including the Champion House Trophy for points accrued during our Swimming, Cross Country and Track & Field carnivals. Individual students are awarded medallions for their
- involvement in Bayside District Champion teams, or being a Bayside District Representative (Bronze Award);
- being a Metropolitan East Representative (Silver Award);
- involvement in South East Queensland Champion Teams, or being a Queensland or Australian Representative (Gold Award); and
- Being Age Champion in any of the interhouse carnival (Swimming, Cross Country or Athletics).
Special Awards are also presented and include:
The Price Memorial
Outstanding Contribution to Sport
Oustanding Sporting Achievement
Junior Sportsperson of the Year
Senior Sportsperson of the Year
Our annual Music Showcase features vocal and instrumental performances by our school ensembles. In 2018 sixteen ensembles presented an outstanding showcase of their year’s work, to wonderful audience who supported our students along their journey.
Our annual Dance Fusion celebrates the achievements of all dancers across the school; both those who participate in the classroom dance curriculum and those who join Dance Team as part of the sports programs.
This spectacular evening of Dance features Year 7 Dance Team, Junior Dance Team, Senior Dance Team and dancers from Senior School dance classes as well as group collaborations. A range of dance styles are incorporated and the evening is a treat for the senses with fabulous costumes, music and talent on show.