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TGS Smashes the ISO Marathon Challenge

Toowoomba Grammar School has smashed all targets in the Rio’s Legacy ISO Marathon challenge. Head of Corfe House and TGS PE teacher, Mr Ryan Fowler committed to running a 42.2km ‘Isolation’ Marathon in a bid to raise $3,000 for the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation to purchase a ventilator for local sufferers of COVID-19. Mr Fowler ran 141 laps of a 300m circuit on The Promenade at Toowoomba Grammar School between 6:30am and 11:30am on Saturday, 18 April. And although social distancing was in force, Mr Fowler was definitely not alone. Over 90 TGS students participated in the marathon at their homes, clocking up 750.67km between them with a further 21 ‘external’ participants taking the mileage to a total of 1,102.6kms to fight COVID-19. Donations are still coming in, but we have so far raised $7,050 (as at 10:00am Monday, 20 April). more than doubling the target. Sports brand, Mizuno kindly donated a pair of shoes as an incentive for this challenge, […]

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New Toowoomba Grammar School Headmaster Appointed

On behalf of the Board of Trustees of Toowoomba Grammar School, I am delighted to announce that Dr John...

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TGS Helps Students Survive Senior Studies

Youth mental health is a growing concern for society with twelve teenagers taking their own lives in...

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TGS Produces Political Heavyweights

Toowoomba Grammar School is proud to see two TGS Old Boys promoted to some of the highest positions...

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Toowoomba Grammar School’s Holiday Boredom Buster

Many youngsters are counting the days for school to return so Toowoomba Grammar School has answered...

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Toowoomba Grammar School Celebrates Great OP Results

Toowoomba Grammar School congratulates the 2019 Year 12 school leavers on their dedication to their...

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Toowoomba Grammar School Says No to Bullying

With research showing one in four Australian students are bullied and one in five cyber bullied, Toowoomba...

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Father’s Day Revs Up at TGS

Toowoomba Grammar School Junior School celebrated Father’s Day a little early, with some special father-son...

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TGS Librarian Takes Reading Research to the World

Toowoomba Grammar School Head of Library and Information Science, Liz Derouet is unlocking the secret...

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The Secret Power of Reading at TGS

Imaginations were running wild as a myriad of characters transformed Toowoomba Grammar School Junior...

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