ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , STAFF

The Rewards of Teaching

As the commencement of the 2019 school year looms on the horizon, as educators we pause to reflect on how fortunate we are to be called to this profession.  Teaching is not a job; it is a vocation; a calling.  The beautiful thing about our profession is that daily we...
Wed, January 16, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , SPORT

Brisbane International Tennis Success

2019 started in fine style for members of the Sheldon Academy of Sport Tennis program who competed in the State Finals of the Brisbane International Schools Challenge, held in conjunction with the Brisbane International professional tournament at the Queensland Tennis Centre.  Backing up our status as Tennis Queensland’s Most Outstanding...
Mon, January 14, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , SPORT

Sheldon College's 10th Annual Sports Awards

Sheldon College’s 10th Annual Sports Awards Dinner was held in November at the Sheldon Event Centre, and was designed to celebrate all of the outstanding sporting achievements of students from Years 1 through to Year 12. Almost 400 guests enjoyed a sit-down meal, accompanied by entertainment, awards and an inspirational...
Wed, December 12, 2018
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , JUNIOR COLLEGE , MIDDLE COLLEGE , SPORT

Sheldon College Tennis Features on National TV

The award-winning Sheldon College Tennis program was this morning showcased on Channel 9’s Today show as part of Nine’s promotion of the Brisbane International and the upcoming summer of tennis.  Sheldon College was recently named Most Outstanding School at the 2018 Queensland Tennis Awards, resulting in Tennis Queensland inviting twelve young Sheldon...
Thu, December 6, 2018
ACADEMIC , COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT , SENIOR COLLEGE

Year 10 Entrepreneurs Showcase Innovative Start-up Business Ideas

Technical smartwatches, environmentally friendly clothing and a convenient first-time car buyer’s app were among the many outstanding designs presented by Year 10 Business Students at Sheldon College’s Virtual Marketplace Business evening. The #JustStartIt Business Program was designed to help students develop market research skills and to identify market gaps that...
Tue, December 4, 2018
COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS

The College Year Ends on a High Note

To top-off another wonderful year, Sheldon College hosted its annual Junior Showcase in the Sheldon Event Centre on the final morning of Term 4. Middle College, Junior College and Early Years students wowed spectators with their performances on the day. The students enjoyed the opportunity to perform songs and dance...
Mon, December 3, 2018
COMMUNITY , EARLY LEARNING

A visit from Professor Jelly Bean

The Prep students at Sheldon College were fortunate enough to participate in an educational, yet fun-filled workshop with Science Guru - Professor Jelly Bean. Each of the students had the opportunity to become scientists for the day, dressed in white lab coats and goggles, thus enabling them to safely create...
Thu, November 29, 2018
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS

Zuò dé hǎo Sheldon College Students

Congratulations to five of Sheldon College’s Chinese Language students on their stellar achievements in the University of Queensland’s 2018 Chinese Writing Competition. The competition was open to all Queensland schools who teach Chinese language.  Many outstanding results were achieved by Sheldon College students, with Isabella Kenny from Year 6 proudly...
Thu, November 29, 2018
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