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HOLIDAYS AT ASCEND!

8th -10th April, 2024

BLAST OFF these holidays with our space-themed Holiday Workshops. Led by the Magnificent Madalyn and held at Ascend Learning, our workshops are held over three days in April, 9.00am – 11.30am each day. Cost is $20/child/session (inc GST).

(Depending on interest we may open more sessions for more fun!)

MONDAY 8th April: UNIVERSE || make a model of the Solar System
TUESDAY 9th April: ROCKETS || make your own rockets soar to the sky
WEDNESDAY 10th April: CONSTELLATIONS || create your own star map

 

Places are limited and registration is required.

 

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ROBOTICS WEEKEND WORKSHOP

6th & 7th April, 2024

Calling all budding mechanical engineers: join our robotics weekend workshop!

Led by the Nifty Nazmus, our Robotics Weekend will explore the world of LEGO®️ EV3 Robotics.  On Saturday, your children will make and then command their own robot, and Sunday will test and then battle it out in robot challenges!  Cost for both days is $148.50/child (inc GST).

SATURDAY 6th April || 10.00am – 4.00pm
SUNDAY 7th April || 10.00am – 1.00pm

Places are limited and registration is required.

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WINTER E.P.I.K. HOLIDAY PROGRAM

July 1st – 5th

The early bird registration catches the … bubble tea?!

winter E.P.I.K. returns in July and we have some prizes for our early regsitering families. Be one of the first 10 families to register and you will receive:
* a voucher towards a massage – at Orchid Finger Massage
* a voucher for a Bubble Tea – at Bubble Tea City

COST: $84.70/child/day (inc GST). You may register for one, some or ALL of the days!

For more information about our E.P.I.K. school holiday program, and to register, click on the button below.

REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL 

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CHESS ACADEMY AT GLENNIE

Term 2, 2024

CHESS ACADEMY is designed for Glennie Junior Years students to learn, play and improve their chess, and offers participants an opportunity to represent Glennie at regional chess competitions.

Suitable for Glennie School Students only in grades 1 – 6. 

DAY: Tuesdays from 23rd April

TIME: 3.45-4.30pm

WHERE: The Glennie Junior Years Campus

COST: $105.60 for 8 week term

Chess Academy is limited to 20 students only.

REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL 

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ROOKIES CHESS CLUB

Term 2, 2024

Our ROOKIES Chess Club is designed for NEW and DEVELOPING students of chess.

The purpose of ROOKIES is to set students on the right path of learning, playing and appreciating chess. Many students lack a comprehensive introduction to chess and therefore do not understand the fundamental rules or develop poor habits. This may be easily avoided with correct coaching and an emphasis on proper etiquette as well as good sportsmanship.

DAY: Mondays from 22nd April

TIME: 3.45-5.00pm

WHERE: Ascend Learning

COST: $132/for an 8 week term (plus a one-off recommended purchase of a text resource of $20 – more information in the registration form)

REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL 

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KNIGHTS CHESS CLUB

Term 2, 2024

Our KNIGHTS Chess Club is designed for EXPERIENCED students of chess.

The purpose of KNIGHTS is to provide supervised games and competition to advance students’ skills. Prior knowledge of chess fundamentals is required. Coaching is provided to teach tactical and strategic skills. 

Through chess, participants develop concentration skills, enhance their problem solving and creative thinking, as well as life lessons, such as consequences for their poor and/or positive decisions.

DAY: Thursdays from 2nd May

TIME: 3.45-5.30pm

WHERE: Ascend Learning

COST: $145.20/for an 8 week term

REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL 

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ATAR PREP & STEP UP! TO HIGH SCHOOL

Term 2, 2024

Our ATAR Prep program is designed to assist our students approaching years 11 & 12, to help demystify the ATAR process, and leave them better placed to actually ENJOY their last two years at school!

Our STEP UP! program is designed to help equip your student for the changes that come with the transition to highschool. Topics include study habits, schedule management, mental health as well as tips and tricks to get the most out of their high school experience.

These workshops run periodically during the year. Please register your interest using the link below and we will be in touch with more information.

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