Principal's Message
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Principal's Message

Gai Beecher

Gungahlin College is one of Australia’s most dynamic schools offering an educational experience for Years 10, 11 and 12, designed to inspire individual achievement and confidence for life. The selective Year 10 SMART program is aimed at students with keen interest and ability in Science, Mathematics and related technologies.

Our extensive curriculum supported by an inclusive Pastoral Care program and a wide range of student leadership opportunities, gives students the flexibility to develop their own individual pathway to academic success.

Gungahlin College has been purpose built for teaching and learning in the 3rd millennium. The college design, construction, facilities and fit out make Gungahlin College the finest example of senior secondary education in Australia. Our award winning College features the latest in sustainable design and includes; flexible learning hubs for collaborative learning, a purpose built Mechatronics laboratory, industry standard media centre with TV and photography studios, a performing arts theatre with dance and drama studios, high standard music and arts facilities, and a full commercial kitchen. 

Teaching and learning at Gungahlin College incorporates extensive use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in a wireless networking environment. Gungahlin College students have extended library access as the College library is a joint use facility with the Gungahlin public library and CIT flexible learning centre, all on our College campus. The College has formed a number of strong partnerships with schools and universities both locally and nationally.

Student wellbeing is given the highest priority. Through our Pastoral Care program, Connect, and a range of student support services we provide a safe, supportive and caring environment. Student leadership, personal development and community service opportunities enables students to become involved in college governance, and local and global communities, developing students as positive contributors to society.

Gungahlin College is an inspiring and nurturing learning community dedicated to supporting all students to achieve their individual potential. A rigorous academic curriculum is offered to meet the needs of students seeking to excel at the highest level.

I encourage you to be part of the Gungahlin College learning community.


Gai Beecher