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Top maths student mentoring girls in coding

An AI cadetship program at the Peregian Digital Hub has turned into much more for St Andrew’s Year 11 student Angelique Neale, who has been inspired to mentor and teach other girls in the tech industry

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National win for Glennie girls

Three gifted Year 9 students from The Glennie School have won the coveted BRAINways Education The QUEST National competition for 2020, using their abilities in creativity, problem solving and teamwork to achieve some outstanding results

Flinders Year 5 and 6 students attend the final ceremony with Sunshine Coast Councillor Ted Hungerford. Cr Hungerford cuts the ribbon to officially open the Maroochydore Future City for 2050 at the Design for Impact Summit, held in the Performance Centre at Matthew Flinders Anglican College in October 2020

Flinders students participate in two-day design summit

Students at Matthew Flinders Anglican College on the Sunshine Coast have designed a new world-class city from the ground up in partnership with the QUT Design Lab


St John’s Battle of the Bridges 2020

The recent St John’s Anglican College annual Battle of the Bridges competition came to a spectacular close, producing some outstanding record-breaking results from the Year 9 students


Australian Anglican schoolgirl nominated as Young Australian of the Year

Macinley Butson, a 17-year-old prolific inventor who attends an independent Anglican school near Sydney and who has been named the New South Wales Young Australian of the Year, said that she asks herself “How can I use this [the attention she receives] to shine God’s light?”