The Glennie School
|'All She Can Be' |
The Glennie School is a Community where Tomorrow’s Women Learn. As unique individuals glennie girls are encouraged to develop the intellectual physical and spiritual potential to be ‘all she can be’. The School was founded in 1908 and named after Archdeacon Benjamin Glennie who in the 1800’s WAs an Anglican Priest on the Darling Downs in Queensland one of the richest agricultural areas of Australia.
|Our Values |
At Glennie we value: • The Christian faith grounded in the Anglican Church. • Friendships that are genuine and lasting. • Opportunity that opens a range of options now and for the future. • Respect and understanding of others and ourselves. • Achievement excellence and success as individuals and as a team in all aspects of our endeavours. • Community characterised by engagement with and participation in the School and general Community. • Our Heritage that influences our view of the School and life. • Quality education and not to settle for less. • Endeavour and participation to try your best and persevere. • Balance in life between work rest and play. • Innovation that leads to educational "best practice". • Environmental sustainability evident in our stewardship of resources and education programs.
Glennie offers the core literacy and numeracy subjects whilst providing learning and living experiences through full time programs specific to the: Preparatory YearJunior Years from Year 1 to Year 6Middle Years for Year 7 to Year 9and Senior Years from Year 10 to Year 12. We are a leader among Australian schools particularly in Performing and Fine Arts information Technology through notebook computers that are integrated in the Middle and Senior Years curriculum and Languages with our renowned French Immersion Program for Years 8 to 10.
|Extra Curricular Activities |
There are many opportunities in the extra curricular subjects and activities offered. Among these are debating orchestras ensembles vocal Hospitality training school based apprenticeships work experience programs and a variety of competitive sports. The Glennie Equestrian Team continues to perform at the top level in the School’s and open competitions.
|Special Features |
The school has many modern facilities in all Year levels including an Aquatic Centre based on an indoor 10 lane heated pool asynthetic running track for athletics aPerforming Arts Centre as well as multi-purpose courts for tennis netball and basketball. There are science laboratories modern classrooms an Information Resources Centre as well as modern and comfortable boarding and dining facilities.
There are many opportunities for students to enrich their learning and living experience at the Glennie School. These opportunities range from special support for learning and language (international students) to pastoral and health care. There are opportunities for cultural enrichment that span music tours within Australia drama performances musicals and overseas / immersion visits.
School Tours - Open Day
At Glennie every day is an Open Day. You are most welcome to visit the School during Term time or at another mutually convenient time. Your daughter is always welcome to spend time in class to assess whether Glennie will be her first choice. Please contact the our Registrar 07 46888807 to arrange your personal tour.
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