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Geelong Baptist College

 

A Community of Care, Challenge and Achievement

 

Our GBC Logo:

Represents a bird soaring above water,

Expresses the idea that GBC is a place of learning for tomorrow and rising above the challenges of today.

 

GBC Motto: ‘LIVE THE TRUTH’

 

We value the teaching and training of students so that they will seek and live out the truth in their lives.

 

GBC Aim:

 

To be the school of choice for parents seeking education which offers value, quality, relevance, and challenges for their children

To be an outstanding, inclusive, and unique learning community, fostering individual gifts

To provide a ‘safe environment’ for all children

To build an environment of acceptance, compassion and concern

To provide  opportunities for academic, creative, artistic and sporting activities

To foster in each child a feeling of self-worth

 

Open Days:

 

Families are invited to attend the College's Open Days as outlined below but are welcome all year round; at Geelong Baptist College, "Every day is Open Day".

 

(i) Open Evening- Friday 17th March 4:00pm- 6:30pm

(ii) Open Day - Tuesday 23rd May 9:00am-3:00pm
Information Session at 9:15am.

(iii) Open Day- Thursday 31st August, 9:00am to 3:00pm
Information Session at 9:15am

 

Currently, vacancies exist for all year levels in 2017. For general enrolment information and specific subject availability in Secondary, please contact our Registrar for an information pack or to book an interview.

 

College Tours Available

Meet our staff and students

 

Download the 2017 Parent Handbook (1.15Mb)

 

 

College

 

College Aims

Based on the model that has been so effectively developed in all Baptist Colleges, Geelong Baptist College seeks to achieve four foundational aims.

Our Mission

 

Sports Highlights

GISSA Winter competition.

Year 7/8 boys and girls compete against other Geelong schools in AFL and netball.

Read more...

 

College Values

The core values that surround the main principles of Geelong Baptist College are: Care, Challenge and Achievement.

 

Our Mission

 

Literacy

There is a strong emphasis on Literacy and Numeracy to prepare students to take advantage of the great opportunities that lie ahead.... read more

 

College Affirmation...

I have a right to learn free from distraction.

I have a right to feel safe.

I always work to the best of my ability.

I treat everyone around me courteously and with respect.

I show courage when I attempt new things and I don’t give up easily.

I believe the best of myself and others.

I am the winner I was created to be.