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Here you can get up to date on the latest school news and learn more about the many exciting initiatives students, staff and families are undertaking each week.

  • SALDA announces FDC appointment

    On 21st September, we reached an important milestone in our master plan, as we appointed FDC as the contractor for the first building of the project. Mark Yeowell, SALDA CEO, and Peter Seldon, Chair of the Board, signed the contract. The designers of the building, Giarola Architects, will oversee…

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  • The Glenleighden Campus Master Plan receives the green light

    The Queensland Government has granted us a Ministerial Infrastructure Designation for the Glenleighden Campus Master Plan. The Master Plan will see the total transformation of our Fig Tree Pocket campus to provide the very best contemporary educational facilities for our students and to double the number of students we…

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  • Edison’s story

    Edison is a happy, friendly 13yr old who loves sport. She is an active member of our hockey club and also enjoys rugby league, soccer and cricket. She has a twin brother, Isaac, and the most gorgeous cat, Cherry-Evans. Edison also has a severe Language Disorder. We knew from…

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  • Glenleighden joins the ‘Fiver for a Farmer’ Campaign

    TGS students are proud to have raised $712.35 for the “Fiver for a Farmer” campaign. Students and staff dressed as farmers to support those families who are doing it tough at the moment. Well done everyone!

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  • Measuring Language Progress in Students with Developmental Language Disorder while attending The Glenleighden School

    Recently, the demographic and multidisciplinary assessment data of 245 students who attended The Glenleighden School from 2005- 2015 was extracted. The research team (SALDA & Griffith University) investigated whether students with Developmental Language Disorder demonstrate improvement in receptive and/ or expressive language skills on the Clinical Evaluation of Language…

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  • Book Week 2018

    Check out these fantastic photos of our students embracing Book Week 2018. Well done to our families who put the extra effort into costumes this year. You’ve outdone yourselves! It’s always great to see TGS staff and students creating magic memories together.

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More from the Glenleighden School

  • The 2021 Glenleighden School newsletters are available here for you to download and enjoy. Previous editions from 2020 can still be accessed here.

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  • Silent Auction Rules & Conditions In the interpretation of these Auction Rules and Conditions, the terms “Speech and Language Development Australia” and “ Speech and Language Development Australia and its representatives” refer to employees and contractors, whether paid or voluntary, of Speech and Language Development Australia who are authorised…

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We put the interests of others above our own and actively seek out opportunities to help.


We love what we do and show this through our enthusiasm, energy and positive mindset.


We have high expectations of ourselves and each other, and continually strive to be better tomorrow than we were today.


We accept responsibility, do what is expected of us and are answerable to each other.


We are friendly, generous and considerate in everything we do.


We deliberately enable others, develop their agency and voice, and are committed to their success.


We show through our everyday actions that we value others as unique individuals, entitled to our high regard and dignity; honouring their difference and contribution.

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