Guildford Grammar School is leading the way in 21st Century education through the introduction of its unique Catalyst curriculum, developed especially for students in Years 7-9. Catalyst allows students the opportunity to participate in a 3-year program of electives and projects designed to build skills that will enable them to contribute to this changing world. Numeracy and literacy are the foundations of the Catalyst BIG skills, with a strong focus on critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork, collaboration and research; skills all highly sought after by 21st Century employers. For further information go to http://www.ggs.wa.edu.au/Senior-School/Catalyst.
Guildford Grammar School offers a wide range of sporting and co-curricular programs, competing in the PSA sporting competition in Rugby, Soccer, Hockey, Cricket, Swimming, Water Polo, Tennis, Volleyball, Cross Country and Rowing. For our new Senior School girls, we are investigating a range of options, including hockey, AFL, cricket, basketball, netball, rowing and cross country. We also hope to offer opportunities to compete in other sports such as triathlon, orienteering and surfing. Co-curricular programs include Music, Drama, Chess, Debating, Cadets, Solar-Car Challenge, Archery, Fencing and Golf.
Our School Tours are for prospective families who wish to come and discover the opportunities available for their sons and daughters at the School.
Our School Tours cover both the Senior School and the Preparatory School, covering all years from Kindergarten to Year 12. On arrival you will have the opportunity to select one or both of our tours.
Tuesday 14 March, 2017, Foundation Pavilion
Thursday 15 June, 2017, Foundation Pavilion
Tuesday 29 August, 2017, Foundation Pavilion
Thursday 12 October, 2017, Foundation Pavilion
Please go to http://www.ggs.wa.edu.au/Enrolment/Tours to book a place on one of our tours, or email our Registar on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guildford Grammar School Boarding provides a safe, caring, and happy environment, where students find friendships in work, sport and activities. Boarding is a unique opportunity for students to learn to be considerate, courteous, respectful and tolerant of others and to learn the importance of cooperation and responsibility.
The key features of boarding at Guildford Grammar School include specialist boarding staff, a high level of pastoral care, two houses of residence (Junior Years 7-9 and Senior Years 10-12), single and double rooms, competitive boarding fees, provision of care during mid-term breaks, 24 hour medical centre, full kitchen and dining facilities, and weekly boarding.
Guildford Grammar School has a strong and effective pastoral care structure, through a house system, year mentors, peer support leaders and the School's Chaplain.