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Guide Dog Victoria’s 60th Anniversary Graduation Day

Last Saturday 2 September, Scarlett Wild had a very special role at Guide Dog Victoria’s 60th Anniversary Graduation Day.  This special ceremony recognises the freedom and independence a Guide Dog can bring to the lives of people who are blind or vision impaired, as well as the dedication and commitment from puppy raisers, Guide Dogs […]

Annual District Athletics Competition

On Thursday 7 September, Tintern Grammar competed in the annual District Athletics Competition at Bill Sewart Athletics Track in East Burwood. The boys and girls gave their best performances in a range of events and were able to achieve some outstanding results. Tintern Grammar achieved the following results on the day: Track Events: 3rd Field […]

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Term Dates

Term Dates 2017

Term 1 commences for all students in Year 7, 11 and 12 (full day) Tuesday 31 January
Term 1 commences for all new students in Years 8 – 10 (part day) Tuesday 31 January
All students return Wednesday 1 February
Labour Day – Public Holiday Monday 13 March 
Term 1 concludes for all students Friday 31 March 
Good Friday – Public Holiday Friday 14 April
Easter Monday – Public Holiday Monday 17 April
Term 2 commences for all students Wednesday 19 April
ANZAC Day – Public Holiday Tuesday 25 April
Queen’s Birthday – Public Holiday Monday 12 June
Term 2 concludes for all students Friday 23 June
Term 3 commences for all students Tuesday 18 July
Term 3 concludes for all students Friday 22 September
Term 4 commences for all students Tuesday 10 October
Year 12 concludes Tuesday 24 October
Mid-Term Break Monday 6 November
Melbourne Cup Day – Public Holiday Tuesday 7 November
Term 4 concludes for Junior and Middle School students Tuesday 12 December

 

Term Dates 2018

Term 1 commences for all students in Year 7, 11 and 12 (full day) Monday 29 January
Term 1 commences for all new students in Years 8 – 10 (part day) Monday 29 January
All students return Tuesday 30 January
Labour Day – Public Holiday Monday 12 March 
Term 1 concludes for all students Thursday 29 March
Good Friday – Public Holiday Friday 30 March
Easter Monday – Public Holiday Monday 2 April
Term 2 commences for all students Tuesday 17 April
ANZAC Day – Public Holiday Wednesday 25 April
Queen’s Birthday – Public Holiday Monday 11 June
Term 2 concludes for all students Friday 22 June
Term 3 commences for all students Tuesday 17 July
Term 3 concludes for all students Friday 21 September
Term 4 commences for all students Monday 8 October
Mid-Term Break Monday 5 November
Melbourne Cup Day – Public Holiday Tuesday 6 November
Term 4 concludes for Junior and Middle School students Tuesday 11 December

 

Alumni

The Tintern Old Grammarians consists of the Tintern Old Girls Association (TOGA) and the Southwood Old Boys Association (SOBA). All past students automatically become members.

About Old Grammarians

TOGA and SOBA provide opportunities for past students to stay connected with each other and with the school. Both associations are actively involved in the current activities of the school as well as assisting with reunions and archives. Every year special events are run such as exhibitions and lunches for the Tintern Grammar community — both past and present. The Tintern Old Girls Association and the Southwood Old Boys Association welcome participation from everyone. If you would like more information or to become involved, please contact the Community Relations Office on 9845 7877 or email paststudents@tintern.vic.edu.au.

Update your details

You were – and still are – a part of the Tintern Community – and we’d like you to remain an integral part of it. We are proud of our past students and want to keep up to date with your lives and achievements. We’d also like to create closer relationships with our past students, so by completing the Past Student Update form, the information provided will help us better understand your needs and ensure that we communicate effectively with you.

TOGA Membership

Download the TOGA membership form and email to TOGA@tintern.vic.edu.au or mail to: 
TOGA

The Secretary

PO Box 26

Ringwood East VIC 3135

SOBA Membership

Download the SOBA membership form and email to SOBA@tintern.vic.edu.au or mail to: 
SOBA

The President
PO Box 26

Ringwood East VIC 3135

TOGA Committee

President: Carol Robertson YG 1980
Vice-President: Dani Cox YG 2009
Secretary: Lynne Franke YG 1958
Minute Secretary: Jemima Capper YG 2010
Treasurer/Life Members Fund/Nancy Lancaster Estate: Jenny Brown YG 1981
Membership and Marketing: Olivia Green YG 2010, Kate Schie YG 2010

SOBA Committee

President: Ivan Yeung YG 2005
Facebook Co-ordinator: Dean Vescio YG 2012

2017 Reunions

Friday 21 July 15, 20 and 25 years (2002, 1997 and 1992) Reunion photo gallery
Saturday 12 August QLD Chapter Reunion (Brisbane) 5 to 7pm Reunion photo gallery
Sunday 13 August NSW Chapter Reunion (Sydney) – 3.30 to 6pm Reunion photo gallery
Friday 3 November 35, 40 and 45 Years (1982, 1977 and 1972) Book now through TryBooking
Thursday 9 November Oaks Day at the Races – 10 Year Reunion (2007) Booking coming soon
Tuesday 21 November 50, 55+ (1967, 1962 and 1961 back) Book now through TryBooking

 

Visit the Reunions Photo Gallery page

140 Year Celebrations

In 2017 we are celebrating our 140 year anniversary with many exciting events to mark this very special occasion. 

Visit the 140 Year Celebration Gallery page

Alumni Scholarships 

In this our 140th Year, Tintern Grammar is excited to announce the provision of two new scholarships created to benefit the children of our alumni. The Dr Sylvia Walton AO Alumni Scholarship and The Mike Blood Alumni Scholarship will assist alumni families whose financial situation makes it difficult for them to send their children to Tintern Grammar. For further details as to how to apply please visit our Scholarship web page.

2017 Fair

Many thanks to everyone who attended our Fair Day and participated in this wonderful event.

Congratulations to our lucky raffle prize winners:

Fair Flyer Raffle – Julia Nance

Major Raffle

  1. Scorptec Computer – McDowell family
  2. Flight Centre Travel – Kylie Daniel
  3. JB HiFi voucher – James Manson
  4. ​Zabecca Living voucher – Caitlin Thompson

Car Raffle – David Carew

Factis 2016

Empowering our community

By Bradley Fry, Principal

At our recent Tintern Grammar Executive Retreat, the members of our School Executive unanimously expressed the view: “Brad, now as a school, as one school, we are ready to move forward, we are ready to grow – so let’s get on with it!”. The Tintern Grammar Executive is a talented, diverse and eclectic group of people, but they are united by a profound sense of collaboration and a commitment to both thinking and doing their best…

Read this and the rest of Factis. (PDF, 12MB)