The GSS left its mark once again at the state finals of the Poetry Competition. This year marked the 25th anniversary of the inauguration of this event by the Association of German Teachers of Victoria. Our students finished in the top 3 places of over half of the categories, with two gold medalists.

Our principal, Anja, said “Our students have done an outstanding job and we are all very proud of them! Well done!”.

Our trophy winners were
3rd place in Year 5 Deutsch als Fremdsprache: Moritz W.
1st place in Year 6 Deutsch als Fremdsprache: Lucas W.
1st place in Upper Primary (5/6) Open Category: Nelson B.
5th place in Upper Primary (5/6) Open Category: Anna Z.
3rd place in Lower Secondary (7/8) Open Category: Zoe B.
4th place in Lower Secondary (7/8) Open Category: Sophia K.
3rd place in Year 9 Open Category: Emilie R.
4th place in Year 9 Open Category: Lucas M.

This competition was supported by the AGTV, the Victorian Government and Goethe-Institut Australia.