21 Dec 2021 | Student Success in 2021

This year, our students accomplished impressive results. Their results in ATAR, General and Vocational Education and Training (VET) pathways demonstrate that our school continues to inspire students to Go Forward on their own unique pathway to achieve personal success.

6 May 2021 | Student Jalen wins the Indigenous Boarding Awards

We are thrilled to announce that finalist, Jalen (Year 11) has won Indigenous Boarding Awards for the category: Exceptional Contribution to the Community by an Indigenous Boarding Student.

30 Apr 2021 | Introducing our new boarding wellbeing program

Introducing our new wellbeing initiative for boarders – the VI Program – the journey of you. The comprehensive program will ensure we provide tailored and effective pastoral care and wellbeing support for all of our boarders throughout their time in boarding.

18 Feb 2021 | Congratulations to our Rising Star!

Congratulations to Mr Josh Casey, Indigenous Program Coordinator and Technology and Enterprise Teacher, who was nominated and awarded as one of Australia's 'Rising Stars 2021' by The Educator Australia magazine.

3 Feb 2021 | Transitioning to Year 7

Transitioning from Year 6 to Year 7 is a big milestone in a child's life, bringing new opportunities but also many challenges.  

20 Jan 2021 | 125th Anniversary Long Table Dinner

Join us in celebrating 125 years at Guildford Grammar School with a Long Table Dinner Under the Stars.

22 Dec 2020 | Student Success in 2020

The Class of 2020 has proven to be an exceptional and diverse group of young women and men with many talents, interests and abilities. Our Year 12 cohort’s academic results this year show that the School continues to inspire students to Go Forward, no matter the circumstances, with outstanding achievements in both the ATAR and General pathways.

27 Nov 2020 | The pathways to personal excellence in 2020

At Guildford Grammar School, we create a range of pathways to personal excellence and inspire students to go forward and define success on their own terms. This philosophy has never been so valuable as in 2020.

22 Nov 2020 | Our swimming programs are open!

We have swimming programs available for different ages and skills that will help your child love the water!  

23 Sep 2020 | Term 4 Preparatory School Clubs

The Preparatory School Club Sheet for Term 4 is now available, with clubs commencing in Week 1, Tuesday 13 October. 

21 Sep 2020 | Congratulations to the New Head of Preparatory School - Dr Holly Miller

With Mr Clark Wight moving into a new role across the whole school as Project Lead – Innovation and Transformation, we are delighted to announce that Dr Holly Miller has been appointed to the position of Head of Preparatory School, commencing in 2021.

7 Sep 2020 | Flippaball Program Now open for Bookings

We are pleased to once again offer our Flippaball program for boys and girls in Years 4-6, commencing on Wednesday 21 October.

1 Sep 2020 | Bookings now open for October Vacation Care Program

We are excited to announce that bookings are now open for our October Vacation Care Program for children in Pre-Kindy to Year 6. Our Vacation Care Program is open to all members of the community and is always jam-packed full of exciting programs and activities for the children.

19 Aug 2020 | Golf Win!

Three Senior School students competed as a team in the 2020 Secondary Schools Golf Championships on Monday bringing home three rewards!

19 Aug 2020 | Rowing Champion School!

We are so proud of all of the students who competed in last weekend's All Schools Rowing Regatta, bringing home the award for Champion School!

17 Aug 2020 | Holiday Swim @ GGS

Enrolments are now open for Holiday Swim @ GGS, which starts on Monday 28 September.

14 Aug 2020 | Mid Term Break Vacation Care

The mid-term break will be held from Friday 21 August - Monday 24 August with all students returning to school on Tuesday 25 August. Preparatory School families are invited to register their children for the mid-term Vacation Care program.

14 Aug 2020 | Congratulations to the Senior Academic Honour Society

Our congratulations to members of the Senior Academic Honour Society, who were recognised at a special function on Tuesday evening.

13 Aug 2020 | Registrations now open for Term 3 Equestrian Program

This is an exciting extension of our current equestrian program, focused towards creating a competitive team for the Inter-School Equestrian Championships during the October school holidays.

5 Aug 2020 | Active August: Community Personal Training Sessions

As part of Active August we are offering three weeks of Personal Training sessions to members of our school community, commencing on Monday 10 August.

29 Jul 2020 | Active August

The Barber Fitness Centre staff has coordinated a month of free activities to support students improving their health and fitness, strength and flexibility.

1 Jul 2020 | Term 3 Preparatory School Clubs

Registrations are now open for the Term 3 Preparatory School Clubs!

24 Jun 2020 | Early Acceptance to UWA first step towards NASA Ambition

Year 12 Guildford Grammar School student John Carter has received a scholarship and early acceptance into the Master of Professional Engineering Program at UWA.  His early acceptance, through the Direct Pathway program, is the first step towards his ultimate goal of becoming a NASA astronaut.

15 Jun 2020 | Enrolments now open for Early Learners in 2021

The Early Learning Program at Guildford Grammar School welcomes students from three years of age. Our 3-year-old Little Explorers experience the joy of learning as they discover, create and imagine through play and instruction.

8 Jun 2020 | Bookings Now Open for July Vacation Care Program

We are excited to announce that bookings are now open for our July Vacation Care Program for children in Pre-Kindy to Year 6. Our Vacation Care Program is open to all members of the community and is always jam-packed full of exciting programs and activities for the children.

2 Jun 2020 | Indigenous Scholarships Now Open

Guildford Grammar School has a long history of providing educational opportunities for Indigenous students. Since our foundation, over 200 Indigenous students have attended the School, dating back to our first Indigenous student, Charlie Burns, who attended from 1905-1909.

25 May 2020 | Giving children a voice

We are pleased to announce that this year we are working closely with The Valuing Children Initiative on a research project on giving our children an opportunity to have a voice in this adult world.

14 May 2020 | Construction of new boarding facility on track

Work is now well underway on our new co-ed boarding facility, due for completion in 2021.

14 May 2020 | Emily awarded prestigious swimming trophy

Congratulations to Year 10 student Emily Nayler (10Be) who was awarded the Jack Howson Trophy at the Swimming WA Westpac Swimmer of the Year Awards

14 May 2020 | A Call to Action: Let's focus on what really matters in education

Below is an excerpt from an email written by Daniel Burton from Educated by Nature.  I believe it captures the essence of what we have gained in this time of loss, sickness and change. It also causes me to pause and reflect on what this period of time has meant and will mean for us as a school and for education as a whole. I don’t write missives often, so I ask that you bear with me by reading the following and reflecting on my call to action at the end.

13 May 2020 | Student Marketers Write About Lego Masters!

Last Friday the marketing team held a co-curricular activity with some Year 7-9 students, challenging them to prepare a social media post on some of the other co-curricular activities being held across the Senior School. Three teams took off, camera and pen in hand, to write and photograph a social media post for us! The last of the posts for this week was prepared by Paul and Xavier on the Lego Masters Challenge!

12 May 2020 | Student Marketers Write About Strength and Conditioning

Last Friday the marketing team held a co-curricular activity with some Year 7-9 students, challenging them to prepare a social media post on some of the other co-curricular activities being held across the Senior School. Three teams took off, camera and pen in hand, to write and photograph a social media post for us! Our second post was prepared by Zoe, Roree and Dior on their visit to the Strength and Conditioning activity.  

11 May 2020 | Bus Service Extended to Include Maylands

Commencing on Monday 18 May we are extending our school bus service to now include Maylands. Two new stops have been added, at Gibbney Street and East Street.

11 May 2020 | Student Marketers Write About Art

Last Friday the marketing team held a co-curricular activity with some Year 7-9 students, challenging them to prepare a social media post on some of the other co-curricular activities being held across the Senior School. Three teams took off, camera and pen in hand, to write and photograph a social media post for us! Over the next three days we will publish all of these posts, starting today with the post prepared by Harrison, Andrew and Ollie on their visit to the art room.

8 May 2020 | Zoom in on Guildford - Boarding Virtual Tour

Families who are interested in boarding for their son or daughter at Guildford Grammar School from 2021 onwards are invited to join us online for a virtual school tour! The tour will be held at 10.00am on Tuesday 9 June from the comfort of your home or office.

28 Apr 2020 | Celebrating National Reconciliation Week - By Mr Joshua Casey

To recognise National Reconciliation Week I asked a number of our Indigenous students to reflect and write a sentence on "how major events in our shared history, involving Indigenous people, have impacted you today."

25 Apr 2020 | Lest We Forget

In the absence of students and staff on campus we recorded a very special tribute for ANZAC Day. 

24 Apr 2020 | Go Forward Scholarship Applications for 2020 Entry Now Open

Applications are now open for our Go Forward Scholarships for boys and girls entering Years 8-11 in 2021. For 2021, the School is also extending the opportunity to our current families, whose son or daughter is current attending the School and is not already receiving a scholarship.

30 Mar 2020 | Message of Support from Senior School Captains

As we move to remote learning from today, our Captains of School have recorded a message of support and encouragement for all students.

30 Mar 2020 | Mr Wight's Message to the Preparatory School Community

Head of Preparatory School, Mr Clark Wight, contacted all Preparatory School families yesterday with a special message of support.

27 Mar 2020 | Video Message from the Principal

Our Principal, Mrs Anne Dunstan, has an important message for our school community, in relation to our move to remote learning from Monday.

27 Mar 2020 | Lady Day Prefects for 2020

We are pleased to announce that Jordan Bushby (12Be) and Finlay Pyke (12Sc) were today announced as our 2020 Lady Day Prefects. 

16 Mar 2020 | Honour Roll for Excellence in Attitude and Effort

Congratulations to all of the students who were named on the Honour Roll for Excellence in Attitude and Effort for progress report 1.

12 Mar 2020 | Applications now open for 3-year-olds in 2021

Applications for our 3-year-old Little Explorers 2021 program are now open.  Children born between 1 July, 2017 and 31 January, 2018 are welcome to formally apply

26 Feb 2020 | Congratulations to our Preparatory School Leaders

Congratulations to all of our Preparatory School Captains, Vice-Captains and Student Council members who were inducted at a special assembly on Friday morning.

26 Feb 2020 | Subscribe to our Blog - What is an education worth having?

In the coming weeks and months, you will hear from members of our Strategic Leadership Team who will be publishing in the Bulletin, Forward Magazine and blogging on various topics focusing on current and emerging trends in education. The aim of these publications is to share with our Guildford Grammar School community the current thinking and research in relation to teaching, learning and parenting, the latest neuroscience around the growth and development of children’s brains, and the trends that are occurring locally, nationally and internationally where innovation is changing the way schools support young people to learn.  

17 Feb 2020 | Skeeter pays a visit!

Our Year 7-9 girls enjoyed a special visitor this afternoon when Skeeter joined us on campus for a lesson in grooming and looking after a horse.

12 Feb 2020 | Presentation of Academic Excellence Guild Prizes

At this morning's Senior School assembly Principal Anne Dunstan presented Academic Excellence Guild Prizes to our highest achieving students of 2019, including Dylan Caporn who was honoured as VET Dux of 2019.

5 Feb 2020 | Only One Place Left for Female Boarders in 2020!

We are pleased to report that as of this week we only have one place left in female boarding for this year! Our girls have now been living on campus for a week and are adjusting to life as a Guildford Grammar School boarder along with all of the new male boarders who joined us this year.

5 Feb 2020 | Congratulations to the 2020 Prefects

Congratulations to the 2020 Prefects, who were inducted at two special services last Thursday and Friday.

5 Feb 2020 | Commissioning of New Principal, Anne Dunstan

Congratulations to our new Principal, Mrs Anne Dunstan, who was commissioned at a very special service this morning in front of the whole school and invited guests.

29 Jan 2020 | Welcome Message from the Principal

It gives me great pleasure to welcome all in our school community to an exciting year ahead in 2020. I am thrilled to be leading Guildford Grammar School.  It is a place of great warmth and purpose.  In my early interactions with students, staff, families and Old Guildfordians, I have sensed we are all contributing to something greater than ourselves.  This is a mark of a strong school community.  The School’s purpose, focused on providing a personalised experience, fostering excellence in learning and building the capacity of all to contribute to a just, loving and peaceful society, resonates with my core beliefs, in education and in life.  We have an exciting year ahead.

27 Jan 2020 | New Principal Welcomes Students for Start of Term 1

Guildford Grammar School’s new Principal, Mrs Anne Dunstan, will officially welcome families to the School for the start of Term 1 at a commencement Chapel Service at 9.30am on Tuesday 27 January. The Chapel Service will conclude with a traditional Honour Guard along the Chapel Path where current students welcome new students to the School.

14 Jan 2020 | Congratulations to the Class of 2019

We are pleased to report the WACE results achieved by the Guildford Grammar School students of 2019 and congratulate them on their fine academic achievements reflected in these results. We acknowledge the hard work invested by these students and their teachers, supported by their families and friends.

14 Jan 2020 | A New Home for Out of School Care!

We are excited to announce that the Out of School Care Program has a new home! During the week we will complete our move into the former Preparatory School Admin building, which is just 30 metres away, near the Music block. With the move we now have access to a great new courtyard where we can play, make music and hold special events. We are also now closer to the art studio and Priestley Hall.

22 Nov 2019 | Music Applications Now Open for 2020

Applications are currently open for music and instrumental tuition in 2020 for Preparatory and Senior School students. Our vibrant music program is one of the best in the state with 35 ensembles spread across the two campuses and all ensemble types and sizes catered for.

22 Nov 2019 | Olivia named Modern Pentathlon State Champion!

Our congratulations to Year 8 student Olivia who is making quite a name for herself in modern pentathlon, being named the MPAWA State Champion U15 over the weekend, receiving the highest score of any competitor in any age group!

18 Nov 2019 | Expressions of Interest - Inter-School Equestrian Team 2020

We are seeking Expressions of Interest from equestrian enthusiasts to  join our inter-school training program in Term 2, 2020.  This is an exciting extension of our current equestrian program, focused towards creating a competitive team for the 2020 Inter-School Equestrian Championships.

8 Nov 2019 | Guildford on Swan Regatta

We are looking forward to tomorrow's Guildford on Swan Regatta! 

1 Nov 2019 | Promoted to Youngest WAFL Umpire!

Year 9 student Oliver Cocliffe has been moved out of the WAFL umpire development squad and promoted as the youngest umpire to the Senior List of WAFL Umpires!

1 Nov 2019 | Our kids are Sunsmart!

Guildford Grammar School was recently named a SunSmart school, with a SunSmart sign and certificate presented to Mr Wight and members of the P & F after the Preparatory School assembly on Friday 11 October. 

1 Nov 2019 | Outstanding Co-Curricular Opportunities

Here at Guildford Grammar School, we aim to provide students with practical, hands-on, meaningful experiences that help our students to develop particular skills and exhibit a range of abilities that complement their curricular program and improve their health and wellbeing.  From physical pursuits like stand-up paddle, crossfit, fencing, yoga, mountain biking and surfing to academic activities such as mock trial and model UN, debating, public speaking, philosothon, titrations and much more - there’s at least one activity, team or club for everyone.

24 Oct 2019 | Valedictory Day Photos

Valedictory Day was a very special and emotional day.  We hope you enjoy these photos, that beautifully capture the essence of the day.

23 Oct 2019 | 2019 Valedictorians

What an amazing morning as we celebrated our 2019 Valedictorians. 

22 Oct 2019 | Congratulations to our 2020 Senior School Leaders

The 2020 Co-Captains, Co-Vice-Captains, Boarding Captain, House Captains and House Sacristans were all named at a special assembly this afternoon. 

16 Oct 2019 | Congratulations to the 2020 Prefects-Elect

Congratulations to the 2020 Prefects-Elect who were announced at assembly this morning.

15 Oct 2019 | Works starts on new world-class co-educational boarding facility

On Monday 14 October, soil was officially turned on Guildford Grammar School’s new state-of-the-art co-educational boarding facility at a ceremony held at the site of the new building. The soil was turned by Headmaster, Mr Stephen Webber; Fellow of Council, Mr Mitchell Wells; Chair of the Guildford Grammar Foundation, Mr Bill Ryan; 2019 Co-Captains of School, Nicholas Sheppard and Rebecca Adamson; Captain of Boarding, Zac Finlayson, and two brothers and sisters, Holly and Blair Dunne and Robert and Charlotte Harris, who will be boarding together from next year.

10 Oct 2019 | Our Rhodes Scholars

Since 1905, fifteen Guildford Grammar School students have been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship. The Rhodes Scholarship was established on 1902 and is an international postgraduate award for students to study at the University of Oxford.

25 Sep 2019 | Preparatory School Clubs for Term 4

Details of the Preparatory School Clubs for Term 4 are now available. Clubs will commence on Tuesday 15 October.

20 Sep 2019 | Preparatory School Students Sharing Love Around the World

A group of Year 5 and 6 students today launched a very special project, "Love, it's around the world",  a song that was written, produced and performed by the students.  They also directed, filmed and edited their very own music video clip.

16 Sep 2019 | Two New Preparatory School Councillors Inducted

Congratulations to Year 6 students Olivia Sangalli and Ronen Chowdhry who were both inducted as Preparatory School Councillors at Friday morning's assembly.

10 Sep 2019 | Emily heads to the state championships

Congratulations to Year 9 student Emily Nayler for her achievements in the swimming championship last weekend. She has been selected for the WA team to travel to the AIS in Canberra to compete in the Australian State Teams Championships. Well done Emily!

10 Sep 2019 | Ryan excels at North Perth Music Festival

Congratulations to Year 9 student Ryan Buckeridge who competed at the North of Perth Music Festival last week, entering the junior vocal solo sections for contemporary, classical and music theatre.

10 Sep 2019 | 2019 Sparring National Champion

Congratulations to Year 10 student Cameron Schnell who won gold at the 2019 Taekwondo National Championships over the weekend and is now the 2019 Sparring National Champion for the male juniors under 68k black belt division!

5 Sep 2019 | Preparatory School Sacristans

Congratulations to our Preparatory School Sacristans who were inducted at a special Chapel Service on Wednesday 4 September.

30 Aug 2019 | Duke of Edinburgh Award Presentation

Mr Stephen Webber and Mr Martin Dell both attended the 60th Anniversary Celebration Evening for The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award - Australia at the Government House Ballroom on Tuesday 20 August.

30 Aug 2019 | Combined Soccer and Languages Tour to China

We are now taking expressions of interest from students who are interested in attending a combined Soccer and Languages tour to China in 2020.

28 Aug 2019 | Expression of Interest: Inter-school Equestrian 2020 Pilot Training Program

We are seeking Expressions of Interest from equestrian enthusiasts to join our Pilot Inter-school Program, commencing in Term 4, 2019.

23 Aug 2019 | Join us for a lesson in maths!

Preparatory School parents are invited to join us for a parent workshop on how we teach mathematics. The workshop is open to parents in all Preparatory School years.

21 Aug 2019 | Refugee Scholarship Applications Now Open

Applications are now open for our Refugee Scholarship for students joining the School in 2021.

21 Aug 2019 | October Vacation Care Program Open for Bookings

Our October Vacation Program is now open for bookings! As always we have put together an amazing program of activities for all primary school aged children including art, sports, excursions, music, film making, gardening and woodwork.

21 Aug 2019 | Luke awarded Lions Youth of the Year

Congratulations to Luke Osborne (12Be) who was presented with a Lions Youth of the Year Award at this morning's assembly,  

20 Aug 2019 | Congratulations to Members of Senior Academic Honour Society

Last week we celebrated the induction of eight Year 12 students into the Senior Academic Honour Society at a formal dinner, joined by our guest speaker Mr Chandler Comerford, a former US Navy SEAL who now works as a leadership consultant and trainer. The Senior Academic Honour Society celebrates Year 12 students who have scored a minimum of ten A achievement grades from Year 11 in Semester 1 and 2, and Year 12 in Semester 1.

16 Aug 2019 | Little Shop of Horrors Delights Audiences!

The Senior Drama Production of Little Shop of Horrors was a resounding success, with audiences delighted by the acting, singing, live music and set.  

16 Aug 2019 | Girls Excel at All Schools State Rowing Championships

The All Schools State Rowing Championships were held last Saturday and members of our Boat Shed performed at an exceptional level, especially considering that our female rowers have only been competing for two years. We had a large number of crews in the finals, including a second place performance by our 1st VIII Girls Crew. Overall we placed second out of all schools, which was a fine result!

2 Aug 2019 | 2018 Career Expo Leads to Successful Work Experience Placement for Vishal

The 2019 Career Expo will be held in the Gymnasium next Wednesday, where students and parents will have access to Old Guildfordian career mentors and representatives from universities, colleges and training organisations, who will share their wealth of knowledge about many different career paths.Year 11 student Vishal met Dr Tao-Shan Lim (Be 87-94) at last year's Career Expo and as a result he completed a work experience placement with Dr Lim at Joondalup Orthopaedic Group over the July school holidays.

2 Aug 2019 | Year 1 students explore the 'whys' of fire with Dr Harris!

Some of our Year 1 students today enjoyed a special lesson on fire safety with Dr Julie Harris, Director of Teaching and Learning. The lesson was developed in response to the students' questions in relation to fire.

2 Aug 2019 | Henn's House Jeans for Genes Day

Thank you to the Henn's House students for coordinating Jeans for Genes Day today. All money raised will be donated to the Children's Medical Research Institute.

29 Jul 2019 | 10 Years as Chaplain for Father Philip

Our much-loved Chaplain, Father Philip Raymont, enjoyed a special Chapel Service yesterday to commemorate the ten year anniversary of his commissioning as our Chaplain

29 Jul 2019 | Term 3 Preparatory School Clubs

Term 3 Preparatory School Clubs now available

5 Jul 2019 | School Holiday Challenge - 1000 Hours of Awe

Mr Clark Wight has issued a holiday challenge for the July break, to see how much time we can collectively spend in nature with no buzzing, beeping or "hurry up we are late for..." Just real time in nature with no plans, just endless possibilities, spending some time in nature and enjoying 'slow time'. Our goal is to log 1000 hours in nature across the Preparatory School!

28 Jun 2019 | Meet the New Principal - Message from the Chair of Council

On behalf of the Guildford Grammar School Council, I am delighted to share with you that Mrs Anne Dunstan has been appointed as the next Principal of Guildford Grammar School commencing in January 2020.

27 Jun 2019 | Seeking Story Dogs for GGS

You might have seen on TV recently a segment about Story Dogs volunteer teams going into schools and helping kids to learn to love reading. We would love to introduce the program here at Guildford Grammar Preparatory School and we have contacted the local co-ordinator who also happens to be the Junior Boarding Housemother, Mary O’Donovan!

27 Jun 2019 | Titrations Congratulations!

Two teams competed at the RACI Titration competition last night. Tia Mackenzie, Tom Hodgins and Ben Bozich (12SG) came 7th in the heats and are through to the state finals at Murdoch.

27 Jun 2019 | Students coordinate run to stop trafficking

This Sunday, 30 June, a group of Senior School students are hosting a 5-kilometre run/walk for Guildford Grammar School students, staff and parents to raise money and awareness for Stop Trafficking 5K. The walk will depart from the Jacaranda tree in the Senior School at 1.00pm and there will be a free afternoon tea at 2.00pm.

27 Jun 2019 | Head of Music working with Darwin Symphony Orchestra!

Congratulations to our Director of Music, Mr Kieran Hurley, who has been commissioned to arrange music for the Darwin Symphony Orchestra for their musical show "Aussie Rock Legends" which is being performed this Saturday! Mr Hurley was commissioned by Old Guildfordian Mr Jonathan Tooby (St 82-86) who is the Musical Director and Conductor of the Darwin Symphony Orchestra.

25 Jun 2019 | Lots to do at Guildford Grammar School over the Holidays!

Guildford Grammar School has coordinated a range of school holiday activities and workshops for all members of the community, facilitated by Fire Tech Australia, Educated by Nature and Thinkways.

21 Jun 2019 | Over $90,000 raised for Leukaemia Foundation!

This morning we were pleased to present a cheque to the Leukaemia Foundation Western Australia for the amazing amount of $93,785.91! 

19 Jun 2019 | Parent Art Classes

All parents are invited to join us for an 8-week art class commencing on Wednesday 7 August. The program will be run from the Preparatory School Art Room from 6.30pm – 7.30pm each Wednesday night. For the first four weeks you will be exploring the art of resin pouring and free form pottery, focusing on the organic qualities that free form pottery creates.  The second four weeks you will have the opportunity to create a painting using acrylic paints on canvas. The subject matter and style of painting is your personal choice, with assistance and guidance provided to help you achieve your goal.

19 Jun 2019 | Zach wins state final of Plain English Speaking Competition

Our congratulations to Zach Matthews (12Fr) on being selected as the winner in the recent state final of the Plain English Speaking Awards

11 Jun 2019 | Broome Family Information Evening

Unfortunately we have made the difficult decision to cancel the Broome Family Information night.  Anyone seeking information on co-educational boarding can visit our boarding pages.

5 Jun 2019 | Dr Harris' Kalgoorlie Adventure

Most people realise the obvious perks of teaching (rising early to spend time with keen and enthusiastic students, marking exam papers, etc) but there are sometimes hidden perks that arise by chance.  Last weekend I had the opportunity along with science teachers from three other schools to fly to Kalgoorlie courtesy of Curtin University, to attend the WA School of Mines graduation ceremony and dinner and spend an afternoon at a real gold mine – and who could resist an offer like that?

4 Jun 2019 | Preparatory School Authors in the Making

Some of our Year 5 and 6 students took part in our annual Writing Festival during Term 1, gaining valuable skills and experience as writers and learning more about the creative processes involved in writing in various forms.  To celebrate the Festival, we have produced a multi-media publication featuring some of the students' work, including short stories, poems, plays and songs.  

4 Jun 2019 | Free Parenting Workshops - The Importance of 'why' in Early Childhood Learning

Guildford Grammar School presents two free parenting workshops with three of our most experienced educators on the developmental journey of childhood. These free talks are open to all members of the community and will cover a child's developmental stages from ages 2-5, preparation for starting school (for the parent and the child), the importance of imagination, creativity and purpose in learning and how to make the most of all your child's 'why' questions. The workshops will be held on 20 and 21 June in the Foundation Pavilion at two different times to accommodate as many parents as possible.

4 Jun 2019 | Bookings Now Open for July School Holiday Program

Bookings are now open for the July School Holiday Program, with lots of exciting activities on offer for children from Pre-Kindy to Year 6!  

30 May 2019 | Congratulations to our Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the following recipients of the Year 7 Scholarships for Senior School entry in 2020. We are currently working through the Go Forward Scholarship process which will then be followed by the Indigenous and Refugee applications.

14 May 2019 | Wellness Week - A Prefect Initiative

This week the Senior School Prefect Group are coordinating a range of activities for Year 11 and 12 students, to provide an opportunity to focus on wellness and take some time out to relax and focus before exams. 

14 May 2019 | Three Day Kindy - Now Taking Expressions of Interest

We are now taking Expressions of Interest from families who would be interested in a three-day Kindergarten option at Guildford Grammar School in 2020. We strongly believe in our five-day program, but do understand that some families feel that this is a big step for their child.

14 May 2019 | Congratulations to the Year 7 Netball Team!

Congratulations to our Year 7 Netball Team on their performance at today's ACC Netball Lightning Carnival at Matthews Netball Centre.

6 May 2019 | Indigenous Scholarships Now Open

Indigenous Scholarships for entry in 2020 are now open.

1 May 2019 | Preparatory School Clubs for Term 2

The Preparatory School Club list for Term 2 is now available and taking bookings!

1 May 2019 | ANZAC Assembly

Lest we ForgetOur Senior School ANZAC Day Service was held at this morning's assembly. Thank you to our Cadets who always represent the School with such great pride, here at the School and out in the wider community.

1 May 2019 | Kids still Old School!

We were pleased to be contacted by The West Australian yesterday for a chance to comment on playground activities and how our students benefit from playing outside!

26 Mar 2019 | New Playgroup coming to Guildford Grammar School

Today is World's Biggest Playgroup Day and we are pleased to report that we are opening a new Playgroup! We are calling for expressions of interest from parents and carers of babies or young children for a Guildford Grammar School weekday playgroup, or a Saturday morning playgroup. You can register your interest online at

22 Mar 2019 | Seeking our Next Principal

With the appointment of Mr Stephen Webber as Principal of Redlands in Sydney, Council seeks a new Principal who will continue to lead our staff and students to achieve personal excellence, be outstanding citizens and create a just, loving and peaceful society.  The right candidate will have a keen appreciation of co-education and boarding and a commitment to a holistic education that esteems academic achievement, pastoral wellbeing and spiritual nurture.

21 Mar 2019 | 2019 Head of the River

The 2019 Head of the River, hosted by Scotch College, will be held this Saturday at Champion Lakes.

20 Mar 2019 | Go Forward Scholarships Now Open

Applications for the Go Forward Scholarships for students entering Years 8-12 in 2020 are now open. The Go Forward Scholarships are available for students who display outstanding characteristics across a broad range of areas including high academic achievement.

20 Mar 2019 | Crazy Hair Day supports the Leukaemia Foundation

Congratulations to the Preparatory School community for raising the OUTSTANDING amount of $38,284.44 at last weeks Crazy Hair Day, with all proceeds going to the Leukaemia Foundation.

11 Mar 2019 | Guildford Grammar looks to the next era of educational excellence

Guildford Grammar School has launched a global search to replace long-serving Headmaster Stephen Webber, who will leave the School at the end of 2019 after nine years of service. School Council Chair Mitchell Wells said a new Head would be appointed in the coming months and the School was well placed to embrace the next era of education excellence under a new leader.  

7 Mar 2019 | Co-educational Boarding from 2020

We are excited to announce that from 2020 we will welcome girls into boarding at Guildford Grammar School, offering a fully co-educational boarding experience. We have recently released the designs of our new world-class, state-of-the-art co-educational boarding development that has been submitted for approval, with the new facility to be ready by 2021.

7 Mar 2019 | Finalist in Indigenous Boarding Awards

We pleased to report that we have been named as a finalist in two categories of the Indigenous Boarding Awards coordinated by Boarding Australia.

7 Mar 2019 | Join us for Breakfast!

Students and parents are now welcome to join us in the Preparatory School Café for breakfast each morning! If you don't have time for breakfast before you leave the house, we will be serving breakfast for students and parents from 8.00am each morning.

22 Feb 2019 | Congratulations to our Preparatory School Leaders

Congratulations to the 2019 Preparatory School Captains, Vice Captains, Councillors, Quarter Captains and Specialist Captains, who were all inducted at a special assembly this morning:Oliver Radi (School Captain) Mikaela Hyman (School Captain) Riley Schafer (School Vice Captain) Belinda Yuen (School Vice Captain)

4 Feb 2019 | Preparatory School Clubs for Term 1

The Preparatory School Clubs have been released for Term1 and as usual there is lots for students to do after school! 

4 Feb 2019 | Prefect Induction Day 1

Congratulations to our first group of Prefects who were inducted at a special Chapel Service this morning.

4 Feb 2019 | Prefect Induction Day 2

Congratulations to our second group of Prefects, who were inducted at a special Chapel Service this morning.  

4 Feb 2019 | 2020 Year 7 Scholarships Closing Soon

Academic and music scholarships for boys and girls entering Year 7 in 2020 close on Friday 22 February.

18 Dec 2018 | Congratulations to the Class of 2018

We are pleased to report the WACE results achieved by the Guildford Grammar School students of 2018 and congratulate then on their fine academic achievements reflected in these results.

17 Dec 2018 | The GGS Smoothie for a smooth start to 2019!

The GGS smoothie was inspired by new students starting at the school in 2019.  In contains all of the ingredients necessary for a smooth start to the year!

17 Dec 2018 | The Holiday 1000 Challenge

Mr Wight has issued another school holiday challenge and this one involves students sending hand-written notes of gratitude and reading lots of books over the December and January holiday.

5 Nov 2018 | Olivia and Enzo: a winning partnership!

Congratulations to Year 7 student Olivia and her pony Enzo on a winning partnership at their first ever WASJA State Championships at the State Equestrian Centre, placing in five of their seven events over three days of competition.

22 Oct 2018 | Congratulations to our Senior School Captains and Vice-Captains

We are proud to announce the Senior School Captains and Vice-Captains who will lead the School in 2019 supported by the wider Prefect group. Congratulations to Captains Rebecca Adamson and Nicholas Sheppard, along with Vice-Captains Benjamin Dewar and Ellen Kozlowska and Boarding Captain Zac Finlayson.

22 Oct 2018 | Lachlan awarded ADFA Scholarship

Congratulations to Year 12 student Lachlan Madden who has been awarded an Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to the top 50 applicants across Australia who applied for officer training entry into ADFA for 2019. Over 4000 people applied this year. Lachlan is following in the footsteps of his Old Guildfordian father Craig (Wb 82-86), who also received the scholarship when he was in Year 12, entering ADFA in 1987.

4 Oct 2018 | Christmas Pudding Fundraiser

This year's Christmas Pudding Appeal is underway and all members of the community have the chance to order their Christmas puddings online, with a portion of sales being returned to the Anglicare WA Christmas Appeal. 

3 Oct 2018 | Students compete in Polocross Nationals

Congratulations to the three Senior School students who are currently competing in the Polocrosse Nationals at the State Equestrian Centre.

3 Oct 2018 | Prep Students Winning in the Pool

Three Preparatory School students recently performed extremely well in the State Swimming Championships, bringing home a treasure trove of medals!

2 Oct 2018 | 2020 Scholarships now open

Academic and music scholarships for boys and girls entering Year 7 in 2020 are now open

17 Sep 2018 | Netball Teams win their Grand Final!

Congratulations to your Year 7/8 A and B Netball teams who both won their Grand Finals over the weekend!

17 Sep 2018 | Year 5 students compete in Mandarin speaking competition

Well done to Year 5 students Fleur and Thomas who both competed in the State Mandarin Speaking competition over the weekend.

17 Sep 2018 | Rugby students give back to the community

Thanks to the generosity of our rugby community a group of staff and students recently made a donation of $4200 to the Emergency Department of St John of God Hospital in Midland.

3 Sep 2018 | Walk the Wall on 15 September

For the second year running the Languages Faculty is coordinating a charity walk for Walk the Wall, a global charity that raises money for China's abandoned and disabled children under the banner of International China Concern (ICC).

3 Sep 2018 | NAIDOC Week Assembly

All members of the school community are invited to join us for a special NAIDOC Week Assembly on Wednesday 19 September.

29 Aug 2018 | Titrations Team finish 2nd, 3rd and 4th!

Congratulations to the Titrations Teams who competed in the State Finals last night at Murdoch University. In Mrs Macdonald's own words 'they were amazing!" Our teams finished in 2nd, 3rd AND 4th place, narrowly missing 1st place by just 0.000005!

28 Aug 2018 | Year 6 students release their own newspaper

Our Year 6 students have released their own newspaper - The Guildfordian. The newspaper is written and prepared by our Year 6 students, with the support of Mr David Taylor.

23 Aug 2018 | Nic Naitanui presents Prep football awards

Our Preparatory School Football Team had a special visitor attend yesterday's trophy presentation. Thank you to Nic Naitanui for taking the time to join us for the event and present trophies to students!

23 Aug 2018 | Lachlan awarded High Distinction in State History Competition

Year 10 student Lachlan Minchin has  been awarded a High Distinction in the Grade 10 State Champions division of the Australian History Competition.

9 Aug 2018 | Alexander's suitcase and bag appeal for the homeless

Year 9 student Alexander Pepermans has initiated a campaign to collect suitcases and bags to help the homeless and those living rough to carry their possessions. 

9 Aug 2018 | Prefects' Winter Clothing Appeal

Ahead of the Prefect Sleepout to raise awareness of homelessness, the Prefect group are coordinating a winter clothing appeal for the homeless.

9 Aug 2018 | Year 4s excel at Speakers' Challenge!

Congratulations to Year 4 students Georgia and Orlando on their achievements at the inaugural inter-school Speaker’s Challenge for Year 3 and 4 students, which was held on Monday night at Wesley College.

9 Aug 2018 | Registration now open for Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference

We are pleased to once again present our Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference at Guildford Grammar School.  The conference will be held on Saturday 15 September from 8.00am-4.00pm and offers 22 different teaching workshops for primary and secondary school teachers.

27 Jul 2018 | Old Guildfordian Career Mentors feature at Careers Expo

Our annual Careers Expo will be held in the Senior School gymnasium on Wednesday 1 August, for all Senior School students and parents. Once again a wide selection of Old Guildfordians will be on hand to share their wealth of knowledge about many different career paths.

6 Jul 2018 | Students set off on Nepal Service Tour

A group of Year 10, 11 and 12 students left last night for the Nepal Service Tour. 

6 Jul 2018 | Isaac makes U18 State Rugby Squad

Congratulations to Year 11 student Isaac Evans for being selected in the RugbyWA Community Under 18s Schoolboys State Squad.

20 Jun 2018 | Titrations Teams through to the state finals

Congratulations to our three Titrations Teams, who all made it through to the state finals of the Titrations Stakes held at Curtin University.

20 Jun 2018 | Book now for our July School Holiday Program!

Looking for a great Vacation Care program for the July school holidays?  Our Vacation Care program is packed full of fun activities, excursions and incursions and is open to all members of the community.

19 Jun 2018 | Youth Soccer Training Program

Aspiring soccer players in Years 2-6 are invited to attend the mid-winter Youth Training Program at Guildford Grammar School on Friday 20 July from 9.00am-12 noon.

8 Jun 2018 | P & F donate outdoor ping pong tables

Ping pong anyone? This is one of two branded outdoor ping pong tables very generously donated to the Prep School by the P & F. 

7 Jun 2018 | Darlot Cup Luncheon reunites cricket legends, young and old

Guildford Grammar School will host a special luncheon, on Friday 8 June, to celebrate the 1st XI Cricket Team winning the PSA Darlot Cup for the first time in 32 years. The winning 1st team and key coaching staff will be joined at the lunch by members of previous Darlot Cup winning teams, dating as far back as 1946.

7 Jun 2018 | Tips for Going Plastic Free

The Anglican EcoCare Commission has released a handy resource to help people with the transition to a reduced plastic lifestyle.

6 Jun 2018 | Orlando to star in ABC TV series filming in Perth

Year 4 student Orlando Borg is about to embark on an exciting project, as a supporting cast member in a new 30 episode ABC TV drama series, “The Heights”, currently being filmed in Perth and due for release early in 2019. 

31 May 2018 | Student's Dalek project delights!

Where's the DOCTOR when you need one? We had a visitor on campus this morning, courtesy of Year 7 student Liam - who made this amazing Dalek at home with some help from his grandfather.

31 May 2018 | Enrolments now open for 3-year-old Program

We are now taking enrolments for 2019 entry into our 3-year-old Little Explorers Program.

31 May 2018 | 2019 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of our Year 7 Scholarships for Senior School entry in 2019.

14 May 2018 | Indigenous AFL Round

All members of the School community are invited to join us for the Indigenous AFL Round against Wesley College, from 10.00am on Saturday 26 May on the GGS sports ovals.

3 May 2018 | ATAR Attack Exam Revision

We are once again offering the ATAR Attack Exam Revision Program over the July school holidays for students in Years 11 and 12.  The program includes courses on study skills, essay writing and subject revision.

3 May 2018 | Homework Help for Term 2

The Homework Help roster for Term 2 has been released, with teachers and experienced Old Guildfordians available to help students with their homework on Monday through to Thursday in the Senior School Library.

27 Apr 2018 | Year 4 Summer featuring in upcoming film 'Ride Like a Girl'

One of our very talented Year 4 students, Summer North, is currently in Melbourne shooting the upcoming film 'Ride Like A Girl' based of the story of iconic jockey Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

17 Apr 2018 | Learn to Swim for Term 2

Enrolments are now open for the Term 2 Learn to Swim Program, which will be held from Tuesday 8 May until Thursday 28 June in the Preparatory School heated pool.

13 Apr 2018 | Retro on Swan - what a night!

We want to thank our amazing students, staff and community for your contribution towards Retro on Swan last night. It was a very special evening that exemplified everything that makes our School so special and unique.

12 Apr 2018 | Lady Day Prefects

Congratulations to our two Lady Day Prefects, Dylan Bennetts and Dylan Brooks, who were inducted at a special Chapel Service towards the end of Term 1.

6 Apr 2018 | Over $59,000 raised for the Leukaemia Foundation

80 brave boys and one brave girl took part in the World's Greatest Shave this week, raising over $37,000 towards the Leukaemia Foundation!

28 Mar 2018 | The Recipe for Harmony according to Year 1 Students

The recipe for HARMONY from our Year 1 students:“Please mix 5 tablespoons of JOY, 4 cups of LAUGHTER, 3 ‘heaps’ of LOVE and 6 sprinkles of GRATITUDE. Shake well and then stir with a wooden paddle. You now have the recipe for HARMONY”.

27 Mar 2018 | Girls Excel at Beach Volleyball High School Cup Tournament

Three teams of Guildford Grammar School girls competed in our first Beach Volleyball High School Cup Tournament at City Beach on Sunday.

27 Mar 2018 | Old Guildfordian "First Amongst Equals" in Business News Awards

The School congratulates Old Guildfordian Raleigh Finlayson (Sc 1989-1995) for being named ‘First Amongst Equals’, the highest honour at the 2018 Business News 40under40 awards

23 Mar 2018 | 1st XI Take Home Darlot Cup

Congratulations to the 1st XI Cricket Team, who have won the Darlot Cup for the first time in 32 years!  More to follow.

23 Mar 2018 | Crazy Hair Day Raises over $20,000

Crazy Hair Day at the Preparatory School raised over $20,000 towards the Leukaemia Foundation, with 30 students shaving their head to raise valuable funds towards the cause.

23 Mar 2018 | Caring Kindy Kids

In the lead up to Crazy Hair Day, our beautiful and caring Kindy students decided they wanted to draw pictures for the children in hospital that aren't fortunate enough to go to school.  The results melted our heart.

22 Mar 2018 | Applications now open for Go Forward Scholarships

Applications are now open for the Go Forward Scholarships that are available to students entering Years 8 to 11 in 2019, who would not otherwise be able to afford to attend Guildford Grammar School and who display outstanding characteristics across a broad range of areas including high academic achievement.  The successful applicant will be a student who has displayed qualities of excellence, respect, service, leadership and commitment within their school and wider community.  The Go Forward Scholarships are not open to students who are currently attending Guildford Grammar School.

15 Mar 2018 | 1st XI in Darlot Cup Final

Our 1st XI Cricket Team will play Trinity this weekend in the decider for the Darlot Cup and we are in a great position to take home the Cup for the first time in 32 years!

15 Mar 2018 | Recognising Personal Excellence

At the end of each reporting cycle we formally recognise those students who have exhibited excellence or improvement in their attitude and effort towards their academic studies, through the Honour Rolls for Attitude and Effort.  These Honour Rolls are based on the frequency with which students have demonstrated positive learning behaviours.

14 Mar 2018 | Senior School Girls Successful in their First Triathlon

Congratulations to the team of 22 GGS girls who competed in the SunSmart Women's Triathlon at Hillarys over the weekend

9 Mar 2018 | Retro on Swan - Coming Soon!

Retro on Swan - COMING SOON!

6 Mar 2018 | Crazy Hair Day for Leukaemia Foundation

Things are about to get CRAZY in the Preparatory School as our students and staff prepare for Crazy Hair Day, to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation.  Over the past 12 years we have raised over $108,570 to help find a cure and provide support for people with Leukaemia.

28 Feb 2018 | Success at Australian Junior Track Cycling Championships

Three of our students have returned  triumphant from the Australian Junior Track Cycling Champions in Melbourne.

28 Feb 2018 | Preparatory School Leaders Inducted

Congratulations to our Preparatory School leaders, who were inducted at a special ceremony last week.

23 Feb 2018 | Sundowner for families interested in equestrian

All parents and students interested in equestrian as a competitive sport or hobby, or who are simply keen to be involved with the development of equestrian at Guildford Grammar School, are invited to join us for a BBQ Sundowner on Tuesday 6 March at 6.00pm at the Thwaites Centre Courtyard.

22 Feb 2018 | Auskick @ GGS

Guildford Black Eagles AusKick Centre has now landed at Guildford Grammar School. Registrations have now opened to all Pre-Primary, Year 1 and Year 2 girls and boys to register for the 2018 season.

19 Feb 2018 | Max tops ICAS English!

Our congratulations to Year 6 student Max on being awarded a UNSW Medal for ICAS English,  achieving the top score in WA in the Year 5 ICAS English test. Well done Max!

13 Feb 2018 | Queen's Baton Relay Coming to GGS

The Queen's Baton Relay is coming to Guildford Grammar School on Monday 26 February and you and your family are invited to join us as the Baton moves through the School on its way to Stirling Gardens!

5 Feb 2018 | Hockeyroos to Return to GGS!

Following the success or the recent Hockeyroos v Spain hockey test match held at the school, Hockey Australia has announced that the Hockeyroos will play world number 8 China in five practice matches, two of which will be played at Guildford Grammar School as preparation for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

5 Feb 2018 | 2018 Prefects Inducted

Congratulations to the 2018 Senior School Prefects who were inducted at special Chapel Services last Thursday and Friday.

27 Jan 2018 | Guildford girls ready to make history

The first day of the 2018 school year will long be remembered as an historic day in the life of Guildford Grammar School.  For the first time since 1901, female students will commence in the Senior School in Years 7, 8 and 11.  The 49 girls will join more than 100 girls currently enrolled in the Prepartory School.

20 Dec 2017 | Congratulations to our 2017 Cohort on WACE Results

We are pleased to report the WACE results achieved by the Guildford Grammar School students of 2017 and congratulate them on their fine academic achievements reflected in these results.   

7 Dec 2017 | December Co-Education Update Now Available

The December edition of the Co-Education Update now now available by clicking here.

29 Nov 2017 | Harry's Film Wins at BUFTA Awards!

Year 12 student Harry Weston has won the major prize at the Bond University Film & Television Awards (BUFTAs), taking home a full scholarship to study a Bachelor of Film and Television valued at $90,000.

29 Nov 2017 | Hockeroos v Spain to play on GGS Turf!

Guildford Grammar School is proud to host two fixtures of the five-match Hockey Test Series between the women’s national teams of Australia and Spain in January 2018.   

24 Nov 2017 | Our Scholar's Cup Team Second in the World!

Our Junior and Senior Scholar's Cup teams travelled to Yale University to compete in the 2017 Tournament of Champions, taking out second place in the world as the Champion Team and first in the Australia and the Americas Top Teams!

11 Oct 2017 | 2018 Prefects-Elect

Congratulations to the Prefects-Elect for 2018, who were named at Assembly this morning.

20 Sep 2017 | Celebrating NAIDOC

This morning we joined together to celebrate our NAIDOC assembly.   

20 Sep 2017 | Opti-MINDS Team Qualify for the Nationals!

Congratulations to our Preparatory School Opti-MINDS teams for their involvement in the State Finals on the weekend.  One of our teams has qualified to represent WA at the National event in Brisbane in October.

31 Aug 2017 | A photo 75 years in the making!

This photo, taken yesterday by Year 12 student Sam, was nearly 70 years in the making, with Mr Tony Lovrich waiting patiently for 25 years for his opportunity to take the photo.

23 Aug 2017 | Introduction of 3-year-old Program for 2018

We are pleased to announce that we are planning to launch a 3-year-old Program, called Little Explorers,  in 2018.  Little Explorers will be run through the Out of School Care Program in alignment with the Early Years Framework. We are now seeking expressions of interest from families who are interested in registering for the program.

23 Aug 2017 | Graydon wins the Chapel Gift!

Congratulations to Graydon Wilson (12Be) on winning yesterday's Chapel Gift - the annual sprint around the Senior School that signifies the commencement of the athletics season.

14 Aug 2017 | Science Week in the Preparatory School

This Wednesday the Preparatory School is celebrating National Science Week with a Science Discovery afternoon.

7 Aug 2017 | Registrations now open for Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference

We are pleased to advise that registration is now open for our third Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference, which will be held here at the School on Saturday 16 September from 8.00am-5.00pm. The conference costs $150 for teachers and $100 for trainee teachers, and includes a wide selection of workshops for primary and secondary school teachers, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and networking opportunities.

2 Aug 2017 | Exceptional Performance at World Scholar's Cup

Over the July school holidays, 15 students from Years 8-10 travelled to Greece to compete in the Athens Global Round of the World Scholar's Cup competition.  All teams performed exceptionally well in the competition and it is a credit to them that all qualified for the Tournament of Champions to be held at Yale University later this year.

25 Jul 2017 | Lifting well above their weight!

Congratulations to two of our Senior School students, Rourke (Year 10) and Ben (Year 9) who competed in the National U/15 and Youth Weightlifting Championships in Brisbane over the school holidays. Both boys represented the state and the school in admirable fashion, with Rourke bringing home a gold medal and Ben a bronze medal in their respective weight classes.

25 Jul 2017 | Tjiirdm well on his way to stardom!

Year 8 student Tjiirdm McGuire is well on his way to stardom, as one of the key characters in the new 13-part children's television series Grace Beside Me (working title). The series is currently being filmed in Queensland and will premiere on NITV in 2018.

25 Jul 2017 | 27 Clubs for Term 3!

The Preparatory School Clubs program for Term 3 has been released and there really is something for everyone, with students able to select from 27 different co-curricular clubs for Term 3!

7 Jul 2017 | Jesus Christ Superstar coming to Guildford!

In just over a month Guildford Grammar School present the iconic musical Jesus Christ Superstar for the Senior Drama production, a superb rock musical presented in a 60’s context.

29 Jun 2017 | Focus on Cadets - For Girls and Boys from 2018

The Australian Army Cadets is a leading national youth development organisation, with the character and values of the Australian Army, founded on a strong community partnership, fostering and supporting an ongoing interest in the Australian Army.

23 Jun 2017 | Students Accept Two Awards for World's Greatest Shave Fundraising Achievements!

A huge congratulations to our amazing community! A small team of Senior and Preparatory school staff and students attended the World's Greatest Shave Awards last night and proudly accepted two awards.

21 Jun 2017 | Postcards from Everywhere - School Holiday Project

The theme for Book Week this year is “Escape to Everywhere”. We would like to create a display of postcards in the Preparatory School Library celebrating the many wonderful destinations many of you may visit in the holidays. It doesn’t matter if you are having a stay at home holiday, simply find your favourite Perth or Guildford touristy postcard and send it into us telling us about your adventures at home. We would love to hear about what you are getting up to on the holidays and make an exciting display of the postcards when you return.

14 Jun 2017 | Guildford Grammar School features in Cambridge's Innovation 800 Publication

We are proud to announce that Guildford Grammar School is featured in the prestigious international publication Innovation 800, produced by Cambridge University Students' Union in partnership with St James's House. 

14 Jun 2017 | The K2 Reading Challenge is on!

Exciting news! Our K2 ‘climb’ has been approved and we are ready to start. This daunting challenge issued to our Prep boys and girls is to climb the mountain, K2, in books per metre. This is a feat few have accomplished, but we believe you are ready!

12 Jun 2017 | July School Holiday Program!

Guildford Grammar School is proud to present a program of activities for the July school holidays, open to all members of the community.  The program includes a circus  program, a soccer clinic, a hockey coaching clinic and Tech Camps for Kids!

8 Jun 2017 | 2017 Prospectus Now Available

We are pleased to announce that the Guildford Grammar School 2017 Prospectus is  now available.

8 Jun 2017 | We've got buses everywhere!

The Guildford Grammar School Bus Services cover an expansive area, from Muchea, through to Ellenbrook, Stirling, Warwick, Como, Mount Lawley, Gidgegannup, Kalamunda and Lesmurdie!

6 Jun 2017 | Little Explorers 3-year-old Program

The Out of School Care program at Guildford Grammar School would like to hear from families who would be interested in a 3-year-old program, Little Explorers, that we are hoping to offer from 2018.

6 Jun 2017 | Athletic Training Sessions Launched ahead of Aths Season

A series of athletics training sessions have been launched for Senior School students this week ahead of the start of the 2017 Athletics Season.

30 May 2017 | Friday 23 June is POSITIVITY DAY!

June 23 is Positivity Day in the Preparatory School and all students are invited to take part, join in the fun and feel great!

29 May 2017 | Another action-packed Holiday Program!

The July School Holiday Program has been released, and once again it is jam-packed full of exciting excursions and in-centre activities, from  a Marvel Superhero Day to Suitacase Circus!

18 May 2017 | Indigenous AFL Round on Saturday 27 May

We are proud to once again host the Indigenous AFL Round, against Trinity College, on Saturday 27 May. All members of the community are invited to join us for this special sporting event.

17 May 2017 | Author is Residence is Comic Genius!

We are delighted to have author Shane McCarthy in the Senior School this week as our Author In Residence. Shane is a freelance writer whose work has been published internationally by DC Comics, Marvel Comics and IDW Publishing to name a few.

8 May 2017 | Golf Team win at the PSA Golf Day!

Congratulations to our Golf Team who took out first place at the PSA Golf Day held over the weekend.

4 May 2017 | Applications now open for Indigenous Scholarships

Applications for Indigenous Scholarships are now open. Applications close at 2.00pm on Wednesday 31 May 2017.Guildford Grammar School has a long history of providing educational opportunities for Indigenous students. To date, over 150 Indigenous students have attended the School, dating back to our first Indigenous student, Charlie Burns, who attended from 1905-1909.

2 May 2017 | Mothers' Morning Tea

FOPS is proud to present a special Mothers' Morning Tea, which will be held from 10.30am on Friday 12 May, 2017 in the Preparatory School playground.

27 Apr 2017 | Registrations open for our June School Tour

Registrations are now open for our June School Tour, which will be held on Thursday 15 June from 9.00am-1.00pm.  The tour covers all years, from Kindergarten to Year 12, and attendees can opt to tour the Preparatory School, the Senior School, or both!

24 Apr 2017 | Our Preparatory School Clubs Program has Something for Everyone!

The Preparatory School Clubs program for Term 2 has been released and there really is something for everyone, with students able to select from 22 different clubs to join for Term 2!

7 Apr 2017 | Symphonies on Swan a perfect end to the term!

Last night's Symphonies on Swan concert, featuring three Guildford Grammar School ensembles, with special guest Courtney Murphy, was a fantastic night and the perfect way to end the term.

20 Mar 2017 | Guildford wins Head of the River!

Congratulations to the 1st VIII, their coaches, families and friends, on winning the Head of the River for 2017!

20 Mar 2017 | Go Forward Scholarships Now Open

Guildford Grammar School is offering a limited number of Go Forward Scholarships for students entering Years 8 to 11 in 2018, who display outstanding characteristics across a broad range of areas including high academic achievement. 

16 Mar 2017 | April School Holiday Program Released!

The April School Holiday Program has been released, and as always it is jam-packed full of exciting excursions and in-centre activities!

15 Mar 2017 | Head of the River

We wish all of our crews the best of luck for this Saturday's Head of the River.

9 Mar 2017 | Courtney Murphy to Headline Symphonies on Swan!

Imagine - it's twilight, the sun is setting over the Swan River and you're listening to great live music and enjoying delicious freshly cooked street food with your friends and family - sound good? If so, you need to join us for a very special event - Symphonies on Swan with Courtney Murphy - on Thursday 6 April from 6.00pm-8.00pm, on the grassed area near the Boat Shed.

15 Feb 2017 | March School Tour Fully Booked

Our March school tour is fully booked and several smaller tours will be arranged later for in Term 1 to meet demand.

15 Feb 2017 | Samuel's Work Placement at 6PR

Our Workplace Learning Program has produced some great outcomes for our students, including Year 12 student Samuel, who recently completed a very successful work placement at radio station News Talk 6PR 882. I

6 Feb 2017 | Year 6 students enjoy camp at Forest Edge

The Year 6 students recently enjoyed their camp last week, returning to the rebuilt Forest Edge Recreation Facility.

3 Feb 2017 | Congratulations to our 2017 Senior School Prefects

The 2017 Senior School Prefects were inducted this week, at two special Chapel Services in the beautiful Chapel of St Mary and St George.

31 Jan 2017 | Henn's House Celebrates 90 Years

In 1922 the new house system was introduced with two boarding houses, School House and St George’s House, and Stirling day boy house. By 1927 boarding numbers had grown to such an extent in School House that it was decided to form a new house. When the boys returned to school from the holidays in 1927 they were informed that there were now three houses. School House had been divided into two. There were a total of 90 boys in the Senior and Preparatory School, with 17 in the new Henn’s House.

30 Jan 2017 | Join us for yoga by the river!

Commencing on Thursday 16 February at 8.45am and running on a weekly basis, Cameron Fraser from Kāma Wellness is conducting yoga classes on the grassed area near the Boat Shed. Classes cost $15 per person, per session and bookings are not required.

30 Jan 2017 | Chapel Card for Term 1

The Chapel Card for Term 1, 2017 is now available.


A reminder to all music students in the Preparatory and Senior Schools that instrumental lessons begin in Week 2. Don't forget to register for our Music Meet and Greet BBQ!

25 Jan 2017 | Preparatory School Golf Program

Golf lessons for Preparatory School students will commence on Tuesday 7 February.

13 Jan 2017 | Come along on our School Tour

Our first School Tour for 2017 will be held on Tuesday 14 March, from 9.00am-1.00pm.

2 Jan 2017 | Congratulations to the 2016 Year 12 Cohort

Congratulations to the 2016 Year 12 cohort on their excellent academic results with a median ATAR result of 84.9.

21 Nov 2016 | 2017 Return to School Dates

Click here to download the Term Dates for 2017.  The first day of term for all students is Monday 30 January, 2017.

14 Sep 2016 | U12s Rugby Sevens at the Preparatory School on Sunday!

This Sunday will see the Preparatory School ovals bursting at the seams as we hold our annual Under 12s Rugby Sevens Competition!

6 Sep 2016 | Guildford Grammar School to Host Inter-School Spelling Bee

We are pleased to announce that Guildford Grammar Preparatory School is hosting the 2016 Inter-School Spelling Bee in November!

1 Sep 2016 | Music for Grey Matter: A Music Teacher PD Day

The Guildford Grammar School of Music presents Music for Grey Matter: A music teacher PD day, which will be held on Thursday 15 September from 9.00am-3.00pm at the School of Music. This PD is designed for classroom teachers, instrumental teachers, music education students and tertiary music students who want to explore different approaches and pedagogies in the field of music teaching. It is also an opportunity to meet and work with two of Australia's leading music educators. Tickets cost $50 each and can be purchased online by clicking here.

12 Aug 2016 | Guildford Grammar Symphony Orchestra's Debut Concert

We are proud to announce the formation of the Guildford Grammar Symphony Orchestra (GGSO), under the baton of Mr Jonathan Tooby.  This is the first time in over 30 years that the school has formed a symphony orchestra. The Orchestra will perform its début concert on the evening of Thursday 22 September at 7.30pm in the David Lawe Davies Centre.

2 Aug 2016 | Toby voted as Captain of Olympic Hopefuls Team

We are proud to announce that Toby Digney (11Fr) has been selected as the Team Captain for the Olympic Hopefuls in Hungary in the sport of canoeing.

28 Jun 2016 | Registrations now open for 2016 Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference

Registrations are now open for Guildford Grammar School's second Excellence in Classroom Teaching Conference, for primary and secondary school teachers in Perth. Last year's conference was a great success, attended by over 100 primary and secondary school teachers from across the state.

27 Jun 2016 | Music Week starts tonight in the Chapel!

We are hosting three free concerts to celebrate Music Week 2016.  All of the concerts are free and all members of the community are welcome to attend any or all!  

15 Jun 2016 | Amadeus at Guildford Grammar School!

The opening night of the Senior Drama Production of Amadeus was a great success!

15 Jun 2016 | July Vacation Care Program Released

The July Vacation Care Program has been released and offers an array of exciting activities and outings for primary school aged children over the July school holidays.

31 May 2016 | We're off to Darwin!

Our Registrar and Director of Teaching and Learning are heading to Darwin to talk to some of our future families!

30 May 2016 | Year 2 student co-stars in short film

Year 2 student Orlando has landed a co-starring role in a short film called "A Voice in the Wilderness".

2 May 2016 | ATAR Attack during July Holidays

We are pleased to once again offer the ATAR Attack program to Year 11 and 12 boys to help them prepare for their WACE exams.  Based on student and parent feedback the courses will be held during the July holidays.

7 Apr 2016 | Small Business Project Students Enter the Dragon's Den!

We entered the Dragon's Den this morning as the Year 7 Small Business Project X class presented their business ideas to a panel of potential investors made up of Mr Webber, Mr Prosser, Mrs Goforth and Mr Creuzot

6 Apr 2016 | Playgroup Now Available

We are pleased to advise that we have recently started up a playgroup, available exclusively to Guildford Grammar School current and future parents.

4 Apr 2016 | Lady Day Prefect, Angels in the Chapel and a Special Birthday!

We celebrated a very special Lady Day today, with Year 12 student Jacob Levin inducted as a Prefect, a visit to the Chapel by some beautiful angels from the Preparatory School and a special Birthday for our Headmaster, Mr Stephen Webber. 

4 Apr 2016 | Stunning New Chapel Lights

The  new Chapel lights were installed last week and they look amzaing!

4 Apr 2016 | Parent Workshop - In Praise of a Slow and Connected Childhood

Mr Clark Wight, Head of the Preparatory School, is proud to present the first of three Parent Forward Workshops for Term 2 - In Praise of a Slow and Connected Childhood.

1 Apr 2016 | Local sponsors support Pedal Prix

A massive thank you to Supa Iga Midland and Logic Cranes for their support and sponsorship of the Pedal Prix competition

23 Mar 2016 | Applications now open for Go Forward Scholarships

Applications are now invited for the Go Forward Scholarships, for entry in Years 8-11 only.  Applications close at 2.00pm on Wednesday 6 April, 2016.

23 Mar 2016 | Prep swimmers finish first in Hills Swimming Carnival

Congratulations to our fantastic Year 4, 5 and 6 swimming team, who competed for the first time in the Hills Inter-School Swimming Carnival against St Anthony’s and Helena College at Bilgoman Pool today and finished in first place!

22 Feb 2016 | Preparatory School Leaders Inducted

Congratulations to the Preparatory School Councillors, Captains, Vice-Captains and Monitors who were inducted at a special Assembly on Friday.

10 Feb 2016 | Year 12 students takes out major photography award

Congratulations to Year 12 student and Prefect, R J Pollard, on being named the 2015 Junior Landscape Photographer of the Year by the Australian Photography magazine.

9 Feb 2016 | Four gold medals for James

Year 9 student James Derrick recently received four gold medals in the WA Junior Track Cycling Championships at Midvale Speed Dome.

3 Feb 2016 | Congratulations to our 2016 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our 2016 Scholarship Recipients

29 Jan 2016 | 2016 Prefects Inducted

Congratulations to the 2016 Prefects, who were inducted at a special Chapel Service on Thursday and Friday.

15 Jan 2016 | Out of School Care Centre Provides Exceptional Service

We are proud to report that towards the end of last year the Guildford Grammar School Out of School Care Program was assessed by the Government's Education and Care Regulatory Unit against the National Quality Framework, and passed with flying colours, meeting all of National Quality Standards. Congratulations to all of the Centre's staff on providing such an outstanding service.