Jake to the rescue of islanders Jake Ward’s Christmas Day may be lunch with a few people, a cruise around the island, and a surf. The Christ Church Grammar School Old Boy and former Claremont resident will be on Vanuatu, not Rottnest, and it will be his first Christmas in the Pacific country. read more A time capsule for 2045 The Year 6 boys have had a very special few weeks, preparing for and burying their time capsule for excavation in 2045, and reflecting on the meaning of time at the Old Boys’ Association Assembly. read more Christ Church Army Cadets conclude successful training year Over the holidays, the Christ Church Grammar School Army Cadet Unit successfully completed the Annual Field Exercise. read more Year 10 Mothers/Friends and Sons reminded, “success is a choice” The rain cleared for 280 Year 10 boys, mothers and mentors as they gathered in the Refectory bright and early on Thursday morning. read more NAIDOC Week celebrations Chantal Widdicombe's Year 2 class led a beautiful NAIDOC Week Assembly on Friday. read more Christ Church old boys take on the world in Rio Christ Church old boys George Ford (2010) and Adam Froese (2008) are champions in their fields and will be competing at the Rio Olympics in less than two weeks. read more Service in Action at the Looma Remote Community School A group of Year 11 boys have recently returned from a Service in Action experience in the remote Indigenous community Looma, approximately 300km east of Broome, near the Fitzroy River. read more Career advice from Christ Church old boys One hundred and thirty boys discussed their career aspirations with ‘young’ old boys at the fourth annual Year 12 Career Breakfasts held in the Old Boys’ Gallery last week. read more Ashlee Harrison addresses mental health with Year 11 and 12 students Ashlee Harrison was at Christ Church this week, educating and empowering students to effectively deal with mental health issues. read more Time and Space for Mothers and Sons There was a wonderful turnout at the Mothers and Sons ‘Time and Space’ event on Wednesday, as over 200 people gathered to discuss times of transition in our boys’ lives. read more The Centre for Ethics brings Varun Ghosh and Reverend Dr Robin Meyers to CCGS Last week, the Centre for Ethics brought two very interesting speakers to the School. read more Hugh Edwards inspires budding explorers With more than 60 years of diving adventures, Hugh Edwards had the Christ Church Marine Studies students captivated on Thursday, as he shared tales of shipwrecks, treasure hunting and swimming with giant squid and sharks. read more Service in clear view Medical Coordinator of Global Hand Charity, Mrs Reggie Lau recently took sunglasses and spectacles donated by Christ Church parents to community centres and remote schools to carry out the eye care program run by Global Hands. read more Boys experiencing our globalised world on tour The world was opened up to many Christ Church boys as several tours took place during the term break. read more Prefects push for Anglicare Street Connect At the end of Term 1, Christ Church’s School Prefects and their peers pushed their way towards raising $4000 for the Anglicare Street Connect program. read more Wolsey boys support homeless youth in Perth In early April, the boys of Wolsey House presented over 70 hygiene packs to representatives from the Anglicare Street Connect program. read more Old boy champions inspire the Year 9 aquatics team This week, the Year 9 Aquatics team travelled to UWA to meet newly crowned National League Champions and old boy brothers George (2010) and Andrew Ford (2013). read more Paul Dillon provides salient advice for our boys ‘If someone has taken an illegal drug and they are feeling unwell, don’t wait call 000.’ read more Christ Church uniforms bring smiles to small faces One hundred and fifty kilograms of second hand Christ Church and MLC uniforms have found new homes, after they were donated to the WA-based Global Hand Charity. read more Friendly rivalry as our Firsts take on the Old Boy All Stars Year 12 student Zac Gattorna-Hargrave has been named in the State 17s basketball team for the 2016 National Championships. read more Old boys inspire a younger generation Over the summer holidays, while many boys were resting and recuperating, a group of Christ Church swimming enthusiasts and old boys spent their days in the pool teaching a younger generation important swimming skills and techniques. read more Artists in residence motivate Prep boys This week, the Preparatory boys were fortunate to host author Mark Greenwood and artist and book illustrator Frane Lessac. read more Inspired to be leaders by past CCGS Prefects Eighteen past Prefects were honoured at last week’s Old Boys’ Leadership Assembly. read more Boys learn from ‘masters of their trade’ Throughout Term 2 and 3, the Art Department has had two artists-in-residence working with a select group of Year 8 to 12 boys, in preparation for this year’s Senior School Art Exhibition. read more How to raise a modern man – Dr Michael Kimmel explains This week senior schoolboys, mothers, fathers and guardians had the opportunity to meet one of the world’s leading authorities on the trajectory of the modern man. read more NAIDOC Week celebrations On Friday 26 June, Chantal Hockey’s Year 2 class led the Prep School’s NAIDOC Week Assembly. read more Wolsey House support homeless youth in Perth Last week, the boys of Wolsey House presented a large collection of everyday bathroom and hygiene products to representatives from the Anglican WA Street Connect program. read more Op Shop glamour set to hit Christ Church Grammar School The Annual Parents' and Old Boys’ Association Cocktail Party is coming up on Saturday 23 May. read more The Calendar has moved! New location – between News and CCGS World on the main menu read more Friendly rivalry as Firsts take on Old Boys Firsts basketball and water polo players used the weekend off to take on some of the School’s former greats. read more