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  • 2018 Booklists

    2018 Booklists

    23 Oct 2017

    School booklists for 2018 can now be ordered through School Locker.

  • Wednesday 18th October

    Wednesday 18th October

    16 Oct 2017

    Please join us on Wednesday 18th October 2017 for a massive morning of events. Starting at 8am...

  • Student Free Day

    Student Free Day

    11 Oct 2017

    A reminder that Monday 16th October 2017 is a student free day. If you require care for your...

  • Beach Safe Schools

    Beach Safe Schools

    11 Oct 2017

    Thank you to Surf Life Saving Queensland for visiting our school to deliver important messages...

  • Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day

    08 Oct 2017

    To our wonderful Grandparents. You are invited to join students and staff at our school for a...

  • It's mango time again!

    It's mango time again!

    08 Oct 2017

    If you love mangoes, here’s your chance to indulge in fresh juicy Kensington Pride mangoes and...

  • UMG Term 4 Big Day Out

    UMG Term 4 Big Day Out

    08 Oct 2017

    UMG BIG DAY OUT on Wednesday 18th October. Grab some FREE brekky, toys, books and old furniture...

  • Treat Thursday

    Treat Thursday

    04 Oct 2017

    Miss Robyn's "Treat Thursday is back! Ice blocks $1 second break from Community Café. Proceeds go...

  • Daffodil Day

    Daffodil Day

    04 Oct 2017

    Well done 3A and 3B on your amazing efforts in raising funds through a Daffodil Day morning tea....

  • Inner Wheel Donation

    Inner Wheel Donation

    04 Oct 2017

    Thank you to the amazing ladies of the Inner Wheel club of Wishart who have made an incredible...

  • ROC Race 2017

    ROC Race 2017

    04 Oct 2017

    The countdown has started for this years ROC Race with the unveiling of one of our new banners. ...

  • Term 4

    Term 4

    01 Oct 2017

    After a relaxing two week break just a reminder that term four starts on Tuesday 3rd October. Term...

  • Term 4 Swimming

    Term 4 Swimming

    01 Oct 2017

    As our school pool has now be repaired swimming lessons will restart for students in term 4.

  • Yr.6 Camp

    Yr.6 Camp

    26 Sep 2017

    In the last week of term three, fifty-two students blessed with amazing weather participated in a...

  • R U Ok? Day

    R U Ok? Day

    15 Sep 2017

    To celebrate the end of term 3, our Yr.6 student leadership group with the help of Ms Jack and Mr...

  • School Holidays

    School Holidays

    15 Sep 2017

    To our staff, students and community enjoy the two week break from school. Please remember that...

  • Best Wishes

    Best Wishes

    14 Sep 2017

    Best wishes to Ms Sanchez (2B) who will marry the love of her life on Saturday September 16th. We...

  • Yr 5 Camp

    Yr 5 Camp

    07 Sep 2017

    Year 5 students recently enjoyed a fantastic 4 day camp at Tallebudgera Beach.

  • R U Ok Day

    R U Ok Day

    07 Sep 2017

    R U OK? Day is our national day of action dedicated to reminding everyone that we’ve all got what...

  • Outdoor Classroom Day

    Outdoor Classroom Day

    07 Sep 2017

    Outdoor Classroom Day is a day to celebrate and inspire outdoor learning and play. Students from...

  • Arts Showcase 2017

    Arts Showcase 2017

    06 Sep 2017

    Help UMG celebrate the arts at the 2017 Arts Showcase on Friday 8th September starting at 4:45pm....

  • School Council Election Results

    School Council Election Results

    29 Aug 2017

    Congratulations to the newly elected school council parent representatives Angela Parker and Adrian...

  • 2017 Arts Showcase

    2017 Arts Showcase

    25 Aug 2017

    Our annual Arts Showcase is fast approaching. Join us Friday September 8th from 5pm for student...

  • Fathers Day Photo Fundraiser

    Fathers Day Photo Fundraiser

    24 Aug 2017

    Have you ordered your Secret Father's Day Photo Fundraiser... hurry only 300 frames! Order and pay...

  • School Council

    School Council

    22 Aug 2017

    Notice of Elections and UMG School Council Election Meetings.

  • Interschool Sports Day Subway Lunch

    Interschool Sports Day Subway Lunch

    17 Aug 2017

    Reminder Interschool Sports day Subway lunch pack orders close this Friday 18th 4pm. Available for...

  • 2018 Yr.2 iPad Information Session

    2018 Yr.2 iPad Information Session

    15 Aug 2017

    UMG State School has continued to enjoy success this year in our BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)...

  • Wellers Hill Sports Day

    Wellers Hill Sports Day

    14 Aug 2017

    Interschool Sports Day against Wellers Hill State School is next Tuesday 22nd August from 9:30am -...

  • Street Science

    Street Science

    14 Aug 2017

    As part of Science Week students participated in some seriously fun science learning when the...

  • New Laptops

    New Laptops

    13 Aug 2017

    Exciting times in our computer lab as students use our brand new fleet of laptops for the first...

  • Welcome Yinchuan Exp Primary Study Tour

    Welcome Yinchuan Exp Primary Study Tour

    13 Aug 2017

    Welcome to students from Yinchuan Exp Primary who are participating in a study tour to UMG. All...

  • Ekka Show Holiday

    Ekka Show Holiday

    13 Aug 2017

    Remember that UMG will be closed on Wednesday 16th August due to the Ekka Show Holiday.

  • School Opinion Survey

    School Opinion Survey

    05 Aug 2017

    SCHOOL OPINION SURVEY OPEN NOW! Please take 5 minutes to provide this important feedback so that...

  • Art Show Winner

    Art Show Winner

    02 Aug 2017

    Congratulations to Elysia from Prep A, who received first place in the junior primary art category...

  • 2018 Device News

    2018 Device News

    01 Aug 2017

    EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT! Devices across all of our classrooms at UMG are set to expand in...

  • Daggy Jumper Day

    Daggy Jumper Day

    31 Jul 2017

    Students are encouraged to wear a daggy jumper to school on Wednesday 2nd August for a gold coin...

  • Book Week 2017

    Book Week 2017

    25 Jul 2017

    Each year across Australia, book week brings children and books together to celebrate Australian...

  • Brisbane City Council bus service - industrial action

    Brisbane City Council bus service - industrial action

    25 Jul 2017

    Brisbane City Council bus drivers will be participating in industrial action on Friday 28 July from...

  • UMG Junior Day

    UMG Junior Day

    15 Jul 2017

    The air was full of fun and laughter on Friday 14th July as Prep to Yr. 2 students participated in...

  • NAIDOC Week

    NAIDOC Week

    15 Jul 2017

    UMGSS will be celebrating and recognising NAIDOC Week, with students participating in a number of...

  • Sports Day 2017

    Sports Day 2017

    26 Jun 2017

    One of the most popular events of our school year is the annual sports day with students...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    23 Jun 2017

    Help keep watch of our school these holidays. If you see anything suspicious, please don't attempt...

  • Sports Day

    Sports Day

    14 Jun 2017

    Unfortunately due to the wet weather and the condition of our oval our sports day has been...

  • Lolly Jar Competition

    Lolly Jar Competition

    31 May 2017

    Congratulations to Lauryn (2A), Suhaib (PC), Sarah (5/6C) and Violet (PC) who were our winners form...

  • Respect our staff, respect our school

    Respect our staff, respect our school

    28 May 2017

    Maintaining a safe and respectful learning environment for everyone is an ongoing priority for our...

  • Yr.5 Goldrush Excursion

    Yr.5 Goldrush Excursion

    24 May 2017

    Recently students from 5A and 5B visited Eureka Excursions which provided students with learning...

  • Bush Dance 2017

    Bush Dance 2017

    23 May 2017

    Grab your cowboy hat and boots and head to the hoedown on Saturday 3rd June at the Upper Mount...

  • Bike Week

    Bike Week

    21 May 2017

    Bike week is about encouraging students of various cycling abilities to get active and enjoy riding...

  • Walk Safely to School Day

    Walk Safely to School Day

    17 May 2017

    Due to impending heavy rain forecast for tomorrow (Friday 19th May) this event is CANCELLED.

  • Chappy Week Spotlight

    Chappy Week Spotlight

    13 May 2017

    Spotlight on our amazing Chaplain, Robyn Weare, as UMG gets set to celebrate Chappy Week. Read all...

  • 96.five School Excursion

    96.five School Excursion

    13 May 2017

    Read about 96.fives morning visit to UMG.

  • Mothers Day Stall

    Mothers Day Stall

    08 May 2017

    Lets celebrate the wonderful ladies in our life this Mothers Day.

  • Chappy Week 2017

    Chappy Week 2017

    06 May 2017

    Every year we celebrate our Chaplaincy (Chappy) Program in our school.

  • Radio 96.5

    Radio 96.5

    06 May 2017

    What an amazing fun filled morning was had on Friday 5th May with 96.5FM broadcasting live as part...

  • ANZAC Day Commemoration

    ANZAC Day Commemoration

    24 Apr 2017

    Wonderful ANZAC commemoration this morning at UMG, many thanks to our guests, parents, student...

  • 96.5 Broadcast

    96.5 Broadcast

    22 Apr 2017

    SPREAD THE WORD... invite family & friends!!! 96.5 FM will be broadcasting LIVE from UMG on...

  • Colour Run

    Colour Run

    19 Apr 2017

    Our rescheduled Colour Run will be held this Friday 21st April. Please read through the following...

  • ANZAC Day 2017

    ANZAC Day 2017

    19 Apr 2017

    Our school will be commemorating ANZAC Day as usual, with a service to be held on the Community...

  • Welcome back to Term 2

    Welcome back to Term 2

    19 Apr 2017

    Welcome back to school for Term 2.

  • Easter Bonnet Parade

    Easter Bonnet Parade

    28 Mar 2017

    Our Prep to Year 2 Easter bonnet parade will follow our whole school parade Wednesday 29th March....

  • Heroes Disco

    Heroes Disco

    28 Mar 2017

    Come dressed as your favourite hero this Friday 31st March and join in the fun of an end of term...

  • School Photo Day

    School Photo Day

    19 Mar 2017

    Tuesday 21st March is school photo day so please ensure that your child is in full correct school...

  • Harmony Day

    Harmony Day

    19 Mar 2017

    Harmony Day is a celebration of our cultural diversity – a day of cultural respect for everyone who...

  • Cross Country Colour Run

    Cross Country Colour Run

    19 Mar 2017

    This year for our school cross country carnival we are organising two events, an optional serious...

  • Bullying No Way!

    Bullying No Way!

    14 Mar 2017

    Bullying is NEVER OK!

  • Sports Day with Wellers Hill

    Sports Day with Wellers Hill

    09 Mar 2017

    Please read on regarding some final important information about the sport day against Wellers Hill...

  • Prep Excursion

    Prep Excursion

    09 Mar 2017

    A big thank you to Garden City library for hosting our Prep cohort to celebrate the Holi Festival...

  • Tryathlon / Triathlon Cancelled

    Tryathlon / Triathlon Cancelled

    08 Mar 2017

    Unfortunately the UMG Triathlon/Tryathlon has had to be cancelled for the second time due to...

  • Hampton Swim School

    Hampton Swim School

    07 Mar 2017

    Thank you to the team from Hampton Swim School and Bruce the Shark for visiting us today and...

  • Breast Cancer Awareness

    Breast Cancer Awareness

    07 Mar 2017

    Our amazing Education Assistant Valerie Picot has shaved her head for breast cancer awareness, the...

  • Sporting Schools

    Sporting Schools

    04 Mar 2017

    A good article about our recent Sporting Schools TRYstars program ...

  • School Uniform

    School Uniform

    04 Mar 2017

    Upper Mount Gravatt State School and its community support a student dress code policy and...

  • Pokemon Cards

    Pokemon Cards

    01 Mar 2017

    At the moment, Pokemon cards have made a comeback, and seem to be a ‘hot’ item for many children.

  • Yr.4 to 6 Swimming Carnival 2017

    Yr.4 to 6 Swimming Carnival 2017

    26 Feb 2017

    A HUGE congratulations to Kessel (565 points) for winning the champion house trophy at the annual...

  • New Playground

    New Playground

    26 Feb 2017

    Thank you to an amazing group of parent volunteers who helped to install our new playground...

  • Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swimming Carnival

    Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swimming Carnival

    20 Feb 2017

    This year our school swimming carnival for students in years 4 to 6 will be held on Tuesday 21st...

  • Sporting Schools

    Sporting Schools

    07 Feb 2017

    As part of the Sporting Schools program a group of yr.4 to 6 student have begun participating in a...

  • Student Leaders 2017

    Student Leaders 2017

    04 Feb 2017

    Our 2017 School, Sports, Music and YMCA leaders were formally recognised and presented to our...

  • Happy Retirement Mrs McVey

    Happy Retirement Mrs McVey

    03 Feb 2017

    We wish Mrs Janelle McVey all the very best on her retirement from teaching. On behalf of...

  • Day 8 Numbers

    Day 8 Numbers

    02 Feb 2017

    Great news! Our school enrolments have grown to 459 resulting in UMG gaining an additional teacher...

  • P & C AGM

    P & C AGM

    31 Jan 2017

    The Annual General Meeting of the P&C Association will be held on Wednesday 15th February 2017 at...

  • School Swimming

    School Swimming

    30 Jan 2017

    School swimming lessons begin this week. Students will need to bring their swimming togs, swimming...

  • Welcome New Teachers

    Welcome New Teachers

    24 Jan 2017

    Welcome to our new teachers who will be joining our staff in 2017.

  • Welcome to our 2017 Prep Students

    Welcome to our 2017 Prep Students

    24 Jan 2017

    Today we welcomed our Prep students to UMG for their first day of school. We are thrilled to be...

  • Welcome to 2017 School Year

    Welcome to 2017 School Year

    23 Jan 2017

    Welcome back to the 2017 school year. A special welcome to those families who are joining us for...

  • Everyday Counts

    Everyday Counts

    23 Jan 2017

    Being at school every day counts. If your child is absent one day per week, this quickly adds up to...

  • Parent Expo

    Parent Expo

    23 Jan 2017

    Our parent expo is scheduled for Wednesday February 1st 2017. Parents can meet their child's...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    09 Dec 2016

    We need everyone to look out for after-hours crime in our school. If you see anything suspicious,...

  • Happy Holidays

    Happy Holidays

    09 Dec 2016

    We would like to wish all of our UMG parents, students and friends a safe and happy Christmas and...

  • UMG Community Christmas Markets

    UMG Community Christmas Markets

    02 Dec 2016

    Come and join us at the Upper Mount Gravatt Christmas Markets 2nd December from 4pm to 7:30pm. An...

  • Chocolate Donations

    Chocolate Donations

    01 Dec 2016

    Thank you to our community who donated chocolate for our Christmas Markets lob-a-choc activity. Due...

  • UMG Community Afternoon Tea

    UMG Community Afternoon Tea

    01 Dec 2016

    Join us on Tuesday December 6th from 2:55pm to 3:30pm on the Community Green for the UMG Community...

  • iPad Information Session

    iPad Information Session

    29 Nov 2016

    iPad information sessions for those students who have been accepted into our iPad classes for 2017...

  • ROC Race 2016

    ROC Race 2016

    27 Nov 2016

    Upper Mount Gravatt students continued their fascination with mud, water, and obstacles whilst...

  • ROC Race Sponsors 2016

    ROC Race Sponsors 2016

    23 Nov 2016

    Thank you to the following businesses for providing amazing support for our 2016 ROC Race. Your...

  • ROC Race is this Friday 25th November are you ready . . .

    ROC Race is this Friday 25th November are you ready . . .

    23 Nov 2016

    ROC Race is this Friday 25th November are you ready . . .

  • Between the Flags Beach Party

    Between the Flags Beach Party

    23 Nov 2016

    Between The Flags Beach Party Monday 28th November.

  • ROC Race Special Edition T Shirts

    ROC Race Special Edition T Shirts

    21 Nov 2016

    ROC Race special edition t-shirts have arrived and will be available from ROC Race HQ (the...

  • The Mangos are coming!!!

    The Mangos are coming!!!

    21 Nov 2016

    Mango orders can be collected this Friday 25th November from between 12:30pm and 3:30pm from the...

  • 2017 Booklists

    2017 Booklists

    14 Nov 2016

    Booklists for 2017 and information regarding our supplier School Locker is now available.

  • Q Parents

    Q Parents

    14 Nov 2016

    Did you know that the QParents portal is coming soon to UMG? The QParents portal will provide...

  • 2017 Calendar

    2017 Calendar

    10 Nov 2016

    Need to get Organised? Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Order your personalised UMG 2017...

  • School Captains 2017

    School Captains 2017

    09 Nov 2016

    Congratulations to Isabelle W and Eli B who have been chosen to be our school captains for 2017. ...

  • Class Chocolate Competition

    Class Chocolate Competition

    09 Nov 2016

    The Christmas Twilight market is fast approaching. To boost chocolate donations this year, we will...

  • ROC Race Volunteers & Lunch Packs

    ROC Race Volunteers & Lunch Packs

    05 Nov 2016

    ROC Race 2016 is only three days away! We are seeking volunteers to assist with the event. Do not...

  • Peace Poster Competition

    Peace Poster Competition

    05 Nov 2016

    Congratulations to Chrissie A (6B) who submitted this amazing piece of artwork to become the UMG...

  • Day for Daniel

    Day for Daniel

    31 Oct 2016

    Day for Daniel is about educating children and adults about keeping kids safe through child safety...

  • World Teachers Day

    World Teachers Day

    26 Oct 2016

    Every day, Queensland teachers are making a difference educating and inspiring young people across...

  • Invitation to Try Scouting

    Invitation to Try Scouting

    21 Oct 2016

    You are invited to participate in our free Try Scouting afternoons.

  • ROC Race T Shirts & Merchandise

    ROC Race T Shirts & Merchandise

    21 Oct 2016

    2016 purple ROC Race t-shirts are now available! These can be bought each Friday at ROC Race...

  • Book Fair

    Book Fair

    19 Oct 2016

    UMG Bookaneer Book Fair is on 26th and 27th October. Students can browse and purchase books before...

  • Big Day Out

    Big Day Out

    14 Oct 2016

    Grab some FREE brekky, toys and old furniture from 8:00am on the 19th October on the community...

  • Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day

    14 Oct 2016

    Join us on October 19th at 9:00am for a special parade followed by classroom visits and a special...

  • Big Day Out Sponsor

    Big Day Out Sponsor

    14 Oct 2016

    Thank you to Pure Dentistry The Village for sponsoring our Big Day Out.

  • Are you ready to ROC?

    Are you ready to ROC?

    10 Oct 2016

    Stand TALL, stand STRONG, stand PROUD! Get ready to ROC! ROC Race 25th November 2016.

  • Big Day Out

    Big Day Out

    10 Oct 2016

    Come and join us on Wednesday 19th October for the UMG Big Day Out starting at 8am on the community...

  • Student Free Day

    Student Free Day

    10 Oct 2016

    A reminder that Monday 17th October 2016 is a student free day. If you require care for your...

  • It's Mango Time!

    It's Mango Time!

    05 Oct 2016

    If you love mangoes, here’s your chance to indulge in fresh juicy Kensington Pride mangoes and...

  • Homework Club Term 4

    Homework Club Term 4

    05 Oct 2016

    Homework club is recommencing for term 4 on October 10th. Homework club is for children and...

  • Parent Chat Group

    Parent Chat Group

    05 Oct 2016

    The Parent Chat Group meets at 2.00pm, six Tuesdays this term. We will be meeting in the...

  • Christmas Markets

    Christmas Markets

    05 Oct 2016

    We are seeking donations of chocolate for the Toss-a-Choc stall that will be part of our Christmas...

  • Treat Tuesday back in term 4

    Treat Tuesday back in term 4

    16 Sep 2016

    Treat Tuesday is back in term 4!!

  • Mango Fundraiser

    Mango Fundraiser

    16 Sep 2016

    The Mango Fundraiser ... coming to UMG in term 4! Delicious mangoes direct from the farmers in...

  • School Holidays

    School Holidays

    16 Sep 2016

    Congratulations to our school staff, students and school community for an amazing term three. Have...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    16 Sep 2016

    During the holiday period empty schools provide an opportunity for criminal activity. If you see...

  • Fair Dinkum Incursion

    Fair Dinkum Incursion

    09 Sep 2016

    As part of book week celebrations, students from Prep to Yr.4 participated in the Fair Dinkum...

  • R U Ok Day

    R U Ok Day

    08 Sep 2016

    R U OK?Day is an annual day in September (the second Thursday) dedicated to remind people to ask...

  • Book Week 2016

    Book Week 2016

    08 Sep 2016

    The highlight of the Library calendar is the Children Book Council Association's Book Week held...

  • Arts Showcase Sponsor

    Arts Showcase Sponsor

    07 Sep 2016

    Thank you to QLDental for their major sponsorship of UMG's art showcase.

  • Guess the Number of Lollies Competition

    Guess the Number of Lollies Competition

    07 Sep 2016

    Congratulations to Mrs Toma, Helya (2B), Maria (PB) and Luda (PC) who were able to correctly guess...

  • Arts Showcase

    Arts Showcase

    07 Sep 2016

    Arts Showcase (Friday 9th September) is a celebration of all things Art at UMG and is an exciting...

  • Griffith Sport Active Kids Program

    Griffith Sport Active Kids Program

    07 Sep 2016

    Griffith Sport Active Kids is a brand new sports program designed to keep kids off the couch these...

  • YMCA School Holiday Club and Rat Race

    YMCA School Holiday Club and Rat Race

    01 Sep 2016

    YMCA OSHC (Outside School Hours Care) not only provides care for school aged children before and...

  • Happy Teacher Aide Day

    Happy Teacher Aide Day

    29 Aug 2016

    Happy Teacher Aide Day to all of our amazing Teacher Aides. You are all an asset to our school and...

  • Sushi Lunch

    Sushi Lunch

    26 Aug 2016

    Sushi Tuesday is coming to UMG. Beginning September 6th, staff and students can order their sushi...

  • Fathers Day Brekky

    Fathers Day Brekky

    26 Aug 2016

    Spoil your dad this Fathers Day with a Fathers Day Brekky! Sunday 4th September from 7:30am -...

  • Book Week

    Book Week

    23 Aug 2016

    Book Week is this week HOWEVER the school will be celebrating it during week 9 (5th September - 9th...

  • Flexischools has launched at UMG

    Flexischools has launched at UMG

    18 Aug 2016

    Flexischools has launched at UMG! All P&C events, Subway and more... can be paid online....

  • Fathers Day Stall

    Fathers Day Stall

    17 Aug 2016

    A Father’s Day Stall will be held at school by the P&C so that children have an opportunity to buy...

  • Channel 10 Visit

    Channel 10 Visit

    29 Jul 2016

    Channel 10 news will be broadcasting live from UMG Monday August 1st between 5:00pm and 6:00pm from...

  • UMG Open day

    UMG Open day

    29 Jul 2016

    Open Day presents the vibrancy and essence of the UMG school community. It provides an opportunity...

  • Daggy Jumper Day

    Daggy Jumper Day

    25 Jul 2016

    Daggy Jumper Day’ is the day that you wear your daggiest, weirdest or funniest jumper to school and...

  • National Science Week

    National Science Week

    20 Jul 2016

    As part of our school’s commitment to providing opportunities for our students to experience real...

  • Sports Day 2016

    Sports Day 2016

    18 Jul 2016

    One of the most popular events of our school year is the annual School Sports Day. This year's...

  • Brisbane Roar Football Clinics

    Brisbane Roar Football Clinics

    14 Jul 2016

    We hope you can join us once again for some football fun with our Brisbane Roar Community coaches.

  • Homework Club

    Homework Club

    14 Jul 2016

    Homework club is for children and parents/carers to attend together and get some homework...

  • Parent Chat Group

    Parent Chat Group

    14 Jul 2016

    The Parent Chat Group meets at 2.00pm, six Tuesdays this term. We will be meeting in the Community...

  • Welcome Back to Term 3

    Welcome Back to Term 3

    11 Jul 2016

    Welcome back for Term 3. We hope everyone had an enjoyable and relaxing break from school and is...

  • School Opinion Survey

    School Opinion Survey

    11 Jul 2016

    All parents are invited to participate in this year’s School Opinion Survey.

  • Tennis Lessons

    Tennis Lessons

    11 Jul 2016

    At UMG we offer a range of organised sporting activities for children outside of the school...

  • UMG Building Fund

    UMG Building Fund

    24 Jun 2016

    Save Tax & Help UMG. Donate money into our tax deductable building fund to support innovative...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    23 Jun 2016

    During the school holidays we need everyone to look out for after-hours crime in our school.

  • Happy Retirement!

    Happy Retirement!

    23 Jun 2016

    As a school we would like to congratulate our Business Services Manager Alicia Rees who this week...

  • Breakfast Club

    Breakfast Club

    23 Jun 2016

    Thank you to Miss Robyn and her awesome team of kids hope mentors who run our before school...

  • 2A Low Ropes Adventures

    2A Low Ropes Adventures

    23 Jun 2016

    Please read about 2A's experiences on our low ropes course. Thank you to Miss Penning, Brett and...

  • Semester 1 Report Cards

    Semester 1 Report Cards

    23 Jun 2016

    We have officially transitioned to digital report cards. All report have been sent via email. If...

  • QSchools

    QSchools

    20 Jun 2016

    Parents please update to the latest version of the QSchools app. This will ensure that you are...

  • Join the Autism Hub Men’s Shed

    Join the Autism Hub Men’s Shed

    20 Jun 2016

    The Autism Hub is partnering with the Australian Men’s Shed Association to establish Australia’s...

  • Low Ropes Thanks

    Low Ropes Thanks

    20 Jun 2016

    We would like to thank our wonderful parents and community who assisted in the construction and...

  • Sports Day Menu & Coffee

    Sports Day Menu & Coffee

    15 Jun 2016

    During sports day this Friday our P&C are offering parents and students the opportunity to purchase...

  • Heroes & Villains Free Dress Day & Disco

    Heroes & Villains Free Dress Day & Disco

    13 Jun 2016

    As a school we are holding a Heroes & Villains free dress day and disco for students to participate...

  • Sports Day

    Sports Day

    13 Jun 2016

    Join us on Friday 20th June from 9am to 3pm as students from Prep to Yr.6 participate in various...

  • 1 to 1 Parent Information Session

    1 to 1 Parent Information Session

    10 Jun 2016

    UMG State School has continued to enjoy success this year in our BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)...

  • Prep B Art

    Prep B Art

    10 Jun 2016

    We would like to share the wonderful art work that was created in Prep B on Tuesday afternoon with...

  • Read More In May Awards

    Read More In May Awards

    09 Jun 2016

    Congratulations to all those students from prep to Year 6 who received an award for being our Read...

  • Community Award

    Community Award

    09 Jun 2016

    Congratulations to our staff, students, P&C and school community for receiving a Southside...

  • Bush Dance

    Bush Dance

    06 Jun 2016

    The Bush Dance Extravaganza was a huge success due to the hard working parents, students and staff....

  • Bush Dance

    Bush Dance

    03 Jun 2016

    Please note all pre-purchased tickets for UMG BUSH DANCE will be held at the door for entry. ...

  • Councillor Steven Huang Visit

    Councillor Steven Huang Visit

    02 Jun 2016

    On the 1st June 2016 Year 4 students were lucky enough to be visited by Councillor Steven Huang...

  • Happy 1st Birthday!

    Happy 1st Birthday!

    02 Jun 2016

    Happy 1st birthday to our UMG Running Club ... the Turbos!

  • Low Ropes Training Postponed

    Low Ropes Training Postponed

    02 Jun 2016

    Due to the forecast of wet weather for Saturday 4th June our low ropes course training has been...

  • Bush Dance

    Bush Dance

    01 Jun 2016

    If you are attending our bush dance on Saturday please remember that all food and drink purchases...

  • Athletics Carnival

    Athletics Carnival

    01 Jun 2016

    Our athletics carnival for students in Prep to Yr.6 will be held on Friday 17th June from 9am -...

  • Chess Workshop

    Chess Workshop

    27 May 2016

    Students from Upper Mt Gravatt State School have been invited to attend a chess workshop during the...

  • Walk to School Day

    Walk to School Day

    27 May 2016

    Congratulations to those students, teachers and parents who took part in Walk to School 2016.

  • No Right Turn

    No Right Turn

    24 May 2016

    Please be advised and take note that traffic can NO longer turn right into Cremin Street from...

  • Thank You Student Leaders

    Thank You Student Leaders

    23 May 2016

    Thank you to our student leaders and Miss Jack who organised for a replacement slide to be...

  • Sporting Schools Term 2

    Sporting Schools Term 2

    23 May 2016

    Upper Mount Gravatt State School has registered to be part of the Sporting Schools scheme. For...

  • Walk to School Day Friday 27th May

    Walk to School Day Friday 27th May

    23 May 2016

    On Friday 27th May we are encouraging students to participate in Walk Safety to School Day.

  • Bush Dance

    Bush Dance

    13 May 2016

    Here we go on the heel and toe ... hurry up cowboys, don't be slow! to get your tickets for our...

  • Yr.1 Fire Visit

    Yr.1 Fire Visit

    13 May 2016

    Students in Yr.1 enjoyed a visit from our local Queensland Fire and Rescue Service on Wednesday as...

  • Pet and People Education Program

    Pet and People Education Program

    10 May 2016

    Every Thursday in May, students from Prep-Year 6 will be attending the Australian Veterinary...

  • Working Bee

    Working Bee

    06 May 2016

    UMG needs your help!!! We require help to build a sleeper barrier for our low ropes course....

  • NAPLAN Advice

    NAPLAN Advice

    06 May 2016

    During the second week of May Australian children in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 will take part in the...

  • Mothers Day Wishes

    Mothers Day Wishes

    06 May 2016

    To all the mothers in our school community, may your mothers day be filled with love joy and...

  • Mothers Day Stall and Mothers Day Breakfast

    Mothers Day Stall and Mothers Day Breakfast

    29 Apr 2016

    Spoil mum this Mothers Day 8th May with a gift from our Mothers Day stall and a delicious breakfast...

  • Tennis Lessons

    Tennis Lessons

    28 Apr 2016

    Interested in your child learning and developing their tennis skills? Playing tennis is a...

  • STEMed Festival

    STEMed Festival

    28 Apr 2016

    Research indicates that 75% of jobs in the future will require STEM (science, technology,...

  • Book Swap and Community Breakfast

    Book Swap and Community Breakfast

    27 Apr 2016

    Today our students and community had the opportunity to participate in a breakfast and a book swap....

  • ANZAC Day

    ANZAC Day

    26 Apr 2016

    On Friday 24th April our school community came together on our community green for our ANZAC Day...

  • 2016 Bush Dance

    2016 Bush Dance

    21 Apr 2016

    Our 2016 bush dance fundraiser will be held Saturday 4th June 2016 from 4:30pm to 8:00pm. More...

  • Book Swap

    Book Swap

    21 Apr 2016

    The great children's book swap will be held Wednesday 27 April 2016 from 8:00am.

  • YMCA Community Breakfast

    YMCA Community Breakfast

    21 Apr 2016

    Join us on the Community Green on Wednesday 27 April from 8:00am to 8:45am for the YMCA Community...

  • Mothers Day Breakfast

    Mothers Day Breakfast

    21 Apr 2016

    Spoil your mum this Mothers day with a delicious breakfast at the Community Cafe.

  • ANZAC Day Parade

    ANZAC Day Parade

    21 Apr 2016

    Our ANZAC Day assembly will be held this Friday 22nd April 2016 on our Community Green starting at...

  • Homework Club

    Homework Club

    18 Apr 2016

    Homework club is for children and parents/carers to attend together and get some homework...

  • Parent Chat

    Parent Chat

    18 Apr 2016

    The Parent Chat Group meets at 2.00pm, five Tuesdays each term. We will be meeting in the new...

  • Year 5 Art

    Year 5 Art

    15 Apr 2016

    On Friday 18th of March, Michael Eather visited UMGSS and brought in art sculptures to present to...

  • Homestay Families Wanted

    Homestay Families Wanted

    14 Apr 2016

    We are looking for Homestay Families for a Chinese Study Tour coming in August for 7 nights.

  • Subway is back for Term 2!

    Subway is back for Term 2!

    14 Apr 2016

    With thanks to the P & C and YMCA, Subway is back every week for term 2 starting in week 2 (22nd...

  • Fairest of Them All Incursion

    Fairest of Them All Incursion

    13 Apr 2016

    Today students from Prep to Yr. 6 enjoyed the incursion "Fairest of Them All'.

  • Colouring Competition Winners

    Colouring Competition Winners

    13 Apr 2016

    Congratulations to all those students from Prep to Yr. 6 who won the Baskin & Robbins Easter...

  • School Locker Apology

    School Locker Apology

    12 Apr 2016

    The School Locker would like to apologise to the Upper Mount Gravatt State School Community for the...

  • Welcome back to term 2

    Welcome back to term 2

    11 Apr 2016

    Welcome to term 2. If you are returning, welcome back. If you are new to our school, we are glad...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    24 Mar 2016

    We need everyone to look out for after-hours crime in our school. If you see anything suspicious,...

  • Term 1

    Term 1

    24 Mar 2016

    Thank you to all the staff, students and school community for a fantastic term 1. Have a safe and...

  • Harmony Day

    Harmony Day

    23 Mar 2016

    Students in 2A celebrated Harmony Day by creating this unique piece of art work that reflects the...

  • Cross Country

    Cross Country

    22 Mar 2016

    Although the main emphasis of the cross country carnival is on enjoyment and participation by all,...

  • Election Day Cake Stall & BBQ

    Election Day Cake Stall & BBQ

    22 Mar 2016

    Thank you to our wonderful team of parents and staff who volunteered their time and effort on...

  • Harmony Day

    Harmony Day

    18 Mar 2016

    Harmony Day, celebrates Australia’s cultural diversity. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and a...

  • Easter Bonnet Parade

    Easter Bonnet Parade

    18 Mar 2016

    You are invited to join our Kindy to Year 3 Easter Bonnet parade on Thursday March 24th starting at...

  • Loose Change Challenge Week 1

    Loose Change Challenge Week 1

    18 Mar 2016

    Congratulations to 2A and Miss Penning who were the champion fundraising class for the first week...

  • Loose Change Challenge

    Loose Change Challenge

    11 Mar 2016

    Student leaders have organised a loose change challenge to help raise funds to replace the Yr2 -...

  • Triathlon

    Triathlon

    11 Mar 2016

    On Friday 4th March over 30 students from years 4 to 6 participated in our first ever school...

  • Curriculum News

    Curriculum News

    09 Mar 2016

    2015 brought about many changes to curriculum and curriculum delivery within our school and our...

  • Triathlon

    Triathlon

    02 Mar 2016

    Just a reminder that our first ever school triathlon will be held this Friday 4th March from 9:30am...

  • Every Day Counts

    Every Day Counts

    29 Feb 2016

    School absenteeism and student attendance is a complex issue which includes a range of student...

  • Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swimming Carnival

    Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swimming Carnival

    29 Feb 2016

    A HUGE congratulations to Kessel (839 points) for winning the champion house trophy at annual Upper...

  • 2/3C Technology

    2/3C Technology

    29 Feb 2016

    Recently as part of their Technology unit, students from 2/3C and Mrs Volotis spent the afternoon...

  • Trivia Night

    Trivia Night

    26 Feb 2016

    Know the answers to these questions; 1. Which series of films featured a spacecraft called the...

  • Mt Gravatt Swimming

    Mt Gravatt Swimming

    14 Feb 2016

    On Thursday 11th February 2016 a team of 8 students (Jessica G, Isabelle W, Skye H, Mya W, Arowen...

  • Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swim Carnival

    Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swim Carnival

    13 Feb 2016

    Just a reminder that our Yr.4 - Yr.6 swim carnival is to be held on Thursday 18th February starting...

  • Student Leader Investiture 2016

    Student Leader Investiture 2016

    10 Feb 2016

    Congratulations to the newly inducted members of the Student Leadership team.

  • Community Breakfast

    Community Breakfast

    10 Feb 2016

    Wednesday 10 February saw our school community gather outside our Community Cafe to start the day...

  • Homework Club 2016

    Homework Club 2016

    09 Feb 2016

    Homework club has restarted for 2016

  • Parent TCT Group

    Parent TCT Group

    09 Feb 2016

    Our Parent TCT (Tea Coffee & Training) Group has restarted for 2016.

  • Pinelands Lions Club

    Pinelands Lions Club

    07 Feb 2016

    A fantastic initiative by the Pinelands Lions Club of Runcorn in supporting the welfare of people...

  • Investing for Success

    Investing for Success

    04 Feb 2016

    Upper Mount Gravatt State School has received a substantial amount of money under the investing for...

  • Save the Date

    Save the Date

    01 Feb 2016

    Not sure of when the Parent Expo, incursions, school camps or any other event is happening at UMG. ...

  • UMG Uniform Update

    UMG Uniform Update

    01 Feb 2016

    Currently Preps and Seniors have access to our new look UMG polo with the estimated arrival of...

  • Save the Date : Clothes Swap & BBQ Breakfast

    Save the Date : Clothes Swap & BBQ Breakfast

    01 Feb 2016

    Save the Date - Wednesday February 10 from 8:00am. Bring along your old clothes to swap and join...

  • Welcome back!

    Welcome back!

    28 Jan 2016

    We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you all back to a new school year. To those of...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    11 Dec 2015

    We need everyone to look out for after-hours crime in our school. If you see anything suspicious,...

  • 2016 Booklists

    2016 Booklists

    11 Dec 2015

    UMG has partnered with School Locker to supply booklists for 2016. This list has been prepared by...

  • House Champions 2016

    House Champions 2016

    11 Dec 2015

    Congratulations to Logan who were crowned house champions for 2016.

  • Back to School

    Back to School

    11 Dec 2015

    Just a reminder that students in year 1 to year 6 return to school on Wednesday 27th January 2016. ...

  • School Locker Holiday Hours

    School Locker Holiday Hours

    07 Dec 2015

    Our onsite School Locker kiosk will be open the following days and hours over the holiday period,...

  • Semester 2 Report Cards

    Semester 2 Report Cards

    05 Dec 2015

    All parents with recorded emails in our system should have received their child's semester two...

  • Homestay Families Wanted

    Homestay Families Wanted

    04 Dec 2015

    Study Tour Australia Group is looking for friendly and caring families to accommodate short-term...

  • Furniture Sale

    Furniture Sale

    03 Dec 2015

    UMG Lawn Grab Wednesday 9th December 8:00am - 9:00am and 2:30pm - 3:30pm shaded astro turf area in...

  • Upper Mount Gravatt State School Gonski Story

    Upper Mount Gravatt State School Gonski Story

    02 Dec 2015

    Gonski funding allows a diverse school like ours to expand the opportunities for our students and...

  • Community Christmas Markets

    Community Christmas Markets

    01 Dec 2015

    Only 3 more sleeps until Santa makes an appearance at the Community Christmas markets this Friday...

  • Follow us on Twitter

    Follow us on Twitter

    01 Dec 2015

    Upper Mt Gravatt State School now has a twitter account! Follow us for school information and...

  • Southern Star

    Southern Star

    30 Nov 2015

    Please read about our schools vision regarding green space (page 18) and view the action photos...

  • Headband Day

    Headband Day

    30 Nov 2015

    Friday was wear your headband to school day: a day to celebrate being a ROC Racer. Congratulations...

  • ROC Race 2015

    ROC Race 2015

    24 Nov 2015

    Upper Mount Gravatt students continued their fascination with mud, water, and obstacles whilst...

  • Chocolate Donations

    Chocolate Donations

    24 Nov 2015

    Help!! We need lots of chocolate bars, various sizes and flavours for our choc toss fundraiser at...

  • UMG Community Christmas Market

    UMG Community Christmas Market

    23 Nov 2015

    Our Community Christmas Market on Friday 4th December will have over 30 stalls offering various...

  • Community Morning Tea

    Community Morning Tea

    19 Nov 2015

    To celebrate everyone’s contribution to our great school. Please join us after Assembly on the 9th...

  • YMCA Holiday Program

    YMCA Holiday Program

    16 Nov 2015

    It’s time to get excited for the summer holidays! This summer we will be having a jumping castle,...

  • Year 4 Bowling Excursion

    Year 4 Bowling Excursion

    16 Nov 2015

    Year 4 students participated in a Bowling excursion on Monday 16th November.

  • ROC Race Lunch

    ROC Race Lunch

    11 Nov 2015

    Hungry? Thirsty? Place your order for a ROC Race lunch for Friday 20th November. Lunch packs...

  • Digital Report Cards

    Digital Report Cards

    10 Nov 2015

    UMG is committed to being innovative and reducing our ecological footprint, As a result, we are...

  • Sporting Schools

    Sporting Schools

    08 Nov 2015

    During term 3 and term 4 over 50 students participated in the Australian Government Sporting...

  • Year 3 Camp

    Year 3 Camp

    08 Nov 2015

    Thursday 5th November saw plenty of excited students in Year 3 arrive at Upper Mount Gravatt ready...

  • Remembrance Day

    Remembrance Day

    08 Nov 2015

    Remembrance Day is an occasion to commemorate and remember all Australians who have died as a...

  • Learning Potential

    Learning Potential

    04 Nov 2015

    The Federal government has released a free mobile app for parents containing tips and inspiring...

  • Surf Lifesaving Visit

    Surf Lifesaving Visit

    03 Nov 2015

    With summer on the way, today saw students from Prep to Year 6 participate in the Queensland health...

  • Pasta Day #2

    Pasta Day #2

    03 Nov 2015

    It's time to get messy again! Pasta Day #2 is coming to UMG on Friday 13th November. All student...

  • Congratulations Mt Gravatt High

    Congratulations Mt Gravatt High

    02 Nov 2015

    Upper Mount Gravatt State School would like to congratulate one of our partner high schools Mt...

  • ROC Race 2016

    ROC Race 2016

    30 Oct 2015

    You will show resilience! You will find strength! You will run! You will sweat! You will be...

  • ROC Race T-Shirts

    ROC Race T-Shirts

    30 Oct 2015

    The new 2015 ROC Race t-shirts are here!

  • Robogals

    Robogals

    29 Oct 2015

    Recently girls from Year five and six participated in a robotics workshop conducted by Robogals...

  • Yr. 2 History

    Yr. 2 History

    29 Oct 2015

    ​On Thursday 29th October, Year 2 students received a visit from Keith, a local Historian from the...

  • Music Fest 2nd Place

    Music Fest 2nd Place

    29 Oct 2015

    Congratulations to the Strings and Cello Students for the Silver Trophy they received at the recent...

  • Student 2016 Calendar

    Student 2016 Calendar

    29 Oct 2015

    Don't forget to return your form and money to the office if you would like to purchase a 2016...

  • Book Fair

    Book Fair

    26 Oct 2015

    It’s all about the books! Book Fair located at the PAC will be open for students on the 28th and...

  • World Teachers Day

    World Teachers Day

    26 Oct 2015

    World Teachers' Day is an opportunity to acknowledge our teachers and say thanks for the...

  • Support our Farmers

    Support our Farmers

    24 Oct 2015

    The Pinelands Lion Club are collecting donations of shopping items to give to our farmers and...

  • 2016 iPad Parent Information

    2016 iPad Parent Information

    19 Oct 2015

    On Wednesday 14th October an Information Evening for parents explaining what our 1:1 iPad Year 2...

  • YMCA Community Breakfast

    YMCA Community Breakfast

    15 Oct 2015

    Everyone is welcome to attend our term 4 YMCA Community Breakfast on the 20th October from 8am -...

  • Snow White and the Seven Cool Dudes

    Snow White and the Seven Cool Dudes

    15 Oct 2015

    On Thursday 15th October, our Prep-Year 4 students were treated to a live theatre performance by...

  • Toy Swap

    Toy Swap

    15 Oct 2015

    The Great Children’s Toy Swap will be happening Tuesday 20 October 2015.

  • Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day

    14 Oct 2015

    Grandparents' and special friends' Day Wednesday 14th October. Join us at 9:00am in the PAC Hall...

  • Griffith University Trail Run

    Griffith University Trail Run

    13 Oct 2015

    On Sunday 11th October a group of students from the UMG Turbos running club participated in the...

  • UMG Swim Club

    UMG Swim Club

    07 Oct 2015

    Friday 9th October is the first night back for UMG Amateur Swimming Club. Please note that this...

  • Parent TCT Group and Homework Club

    Parent TCT Group and Homework Club

    06 Oct 2015

    Both our Parent TCT Group (TCT = Tea Coffee and Training) and Homework Club are back up and running...

  • Facebook Page

    Facebook Page

    24 Sep 2015

    Like our Facebook page.

  • Swimming Lessons

    Swimming Lessons

    24 Sep 2015

    School swimming lessons with Mr Good will start on Tuesday 6th October.

  • BYOD Parent Information Night

    BYOD Parent Information Night

    22 Sep 2015

    UMG State School has enjoyed a successful start to its inaugural BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)...

  • Arts Showcase

    Arts Showcase

    07 Sep 2015

    Only 4 more sleeps to the UMGSS Annual Arts Evening! Kicking off at 6.30pm.

  • Upper Mount Gravatt Kindergarten

    Upper Mount Gravatt Kindergarten

    05 Sep 2015

    Discover the latest happenings at Upper Mount Gravatt kindergarten by reading their September...

  • Yr. 6 Camp

    Yr. 6 Camp

    05 Sep 2015

    On Monday 24 August Year 6 students and Miss Jack and Mr McDonald headed off to the Sunshine Coast...

  • Thank You Mrs Campbell

    Thank You Mrs Campbell

    05 Sep 2015

    A big thank you to Mrs Campbell who has being helping Prep A learn their Jolly Phonics sounds.

  • Fathers Day Breakfast

    Fathers Day Breakfast

    29 Aug 2015

    Surprise Dad with a special Father's Day breakfast on Sunday 6th September.

  • Prep Open Day Information Sessions

    Prep Open Day Information Sessions

    26 Aug 2015

    We would like to invite current and prospective members of our UMG community to our 2016 Prep Open...

  • Ride for Refugees

    Ride for Refugees

    26 Aug 2015

    Samuel E (Prep A) and his family are doing a charity bike ride on Saturday 12 September, to raise...

  • UMG Reading Challenge

    UMG Reading Challenge

    23 Aug 2015

    The UMG reading challenge is underway. This reading challenge encourages students to read a number...

  • Year 4 Camp

    Year 4 Camp

    23 Aug 2015

    Monday 17th August saw plenty of excited students in Year 4 head off to their school camp at...

  • Curriculum Updates Term 3 Week 6

    Curriculum Updates Term 3 Week 6

    23 Aug 2015

    To discover what learning and assessment your child will be participating in for the remainder of...

  • Fathers Day Stall

    Fathers Day Stall

    22 Aug 2015

    A Father’s Day Stall will be held at school by the P&C so that children have an opportunity to buy...

  • Daffodil Day

    Daffodil Day

    22 Aug 2015

    Daffodil Day is on Friday 28th August and students for a gold coin donation are encouraged to wear...

  • Book Week

    Book Week

    22 Aug 2015

    We are celebrating Book Week in week 7 of term 3 (24th August – 28th August). The highlight of this...

  • Prep Yoga

    Prep Yoga

    13 Aug 2015

    Prep C was treated to a yoga session run by Thia from Bo Tree Therapies this week.

  • Year 5 Camp

    Year 5 Camp

    13 Aug 2015

    From Monday 3rd August to Friday 7th August Year 5 students enjoyed a week long camp at...

  • Mt Gravatt Track & Field Carnival

    Mt Gravatt Track & Field Carnival

    13 Aug 2015

    On Monday 10th August and Tuesday 11th August 21 students participated in the Mt Gravatt Sports...

  • Upper Mount Gravatt Kindergarten

    Upper Mount Gravatt Kindergarten

    10 Aug 2015

    We welcome Upper Mount Gravatt Kindergarten to our school website.

  • Metropolitan Maths Challenge

    Metropolitan Maths Challenge

    02 Aug 2015

    Congratulations to Yasmin, Markus, Madeline, Jolie and Andrew who represented our school in the...

  • Sports Day

    Sports Day

    02 Aug 2015

    One of the most popular events of our school year is the annual School Sports Day. After two failed...

  • UMGSS Bushdance Bonanza

    UMGSS Bushdance Bonanza

    02 Aug 2015

    Tickets are now available for the Bushdance Bonanza to be held on Saturday 29th August 2015 from...

  • National Science Week

    National Science Week

    21 Jul 2015

    National Science Week kicks off in August and the theme for 2015 is Making Waves – The Science of...

  • Curriculum Update Term 3

    Curriculum Update Term 3

    21 Jul 2015

    The purpose of this update is to keep you informed about what your child is learning in their...

  • Subway Term 3

    Subway Term 3

    20 Jul 2015

    Subway lunches are back for term 3. Students can order a 6 inch sub plus a drink plus a cookie for...

  • YMCA Community Breakfast

    YMCA Community Breakfast

    20 Jul 2015

    Jamie Nunn (YMCA outside school hours care coordinator) and his team would like to invite students,...

  • Book Swap Update

    Book Swap Update

    13 Jul 2015

    Miss Robyn's "Great Children's Book Swap" will be happening on Wednesday 29th July from 8:00am to...

  • Homework Club Term 3

    Homework Club Term 3

    13 Jul 2015

    Homework club for term 3 will restart on the 14th July 2015 in the Community Cafe

  • Parent TCT Group Term 3

    Parent TCT Group Term 3

    13 Jul 2015

    Our Parent TCT Group is for any parents interested in learning how to help their child with their...

  • Brisbane Roar Active Program

    Brisbane Roar Active Program

    28 Jun 2015

    The Roar Active program is a unique way to learn football skills and get active whilst having fun.

  • School Chess Program

    School Chess Program

    28 Jun 2015

    Starting in term three Upper Mount Gravatt in association with Gardinar Chess will be starting a...

  • Book Swap

    Book Swap

    26 Jun 2015

    Miss Robyn's "Great Children's Book Swap" will be happening next term. Please start to collect any...

  • Sports Day

    Sports Day

    26 Jun 2015

    Our annual school sports day will be held on Friday 17th July 2015.

  • Running Club

    Running Club

    26 Jun 2015

    Congratulations to all students who successfully participated in the running & fitness club for...

  • School Watch

    School Watch

    26 Jun 2015

    We need everyone to look out for our school during the holidays. If you see anything suspicious,...

  • Online School Opinion Surveys

    Online School Opinion Surveys

    26 Jun 2015

    Online school opinion surveys open on Monday 29th June.

  • Term 2

    Term 2

    26 Jun 2015

    Congratulations to all students, staff and our community for a fantastic term 2.

  • Farewell Mr Campbell

    Farewell Mr Campbell

    11 Jun 2015

    On behalf of our school community both past and present we wish Mr Ken Campbell who after being our...

  • Subway Lunch

    Subway Lunch

    29 May 2015

    Subway lunch information for term 2 and term 3.

  • Free Dress Day

    Free Dress Day

    29 May 2015

    Just a reminder, that all students are invited to wear free dress on Friday 5th June. Students who...

  • Fire Visit

    Fire Visit

    29 May 2015

    Here are some Year One reflections of the visit from the firefighters.

  • Have Your Say Survey

    Have Your Say Survey

    29 May 2015

    The P&C is the voice of the parents. Please complete this short survey and let us know what you...

  • Congratulations Sunny Prep A

    Congratulations Sunny Prep A

    21 May 2015

    Congratulations to Sunny from Prep A who this week successfully learnt all of her sight words.

  • Fire Visit

    Fire Visit

    21 May 2015

    This week Year One students had a visit from Wishart Fire Station.

  • Queensland Parliament E-Petition

    Queensland Parliament E-Petition

    19 May 2015

    The Department of Main Roads would like to restrict access to Cremin Street. Ian Walker MP (Member...

  • Homestyle Bake Pie Drive

    Homestyle Bake Pie Drive

    07 May 2015

    Homestyle Bake Pie Drive Stash some ready-made meals in the freezer this winter and grab some...

  • Running Club

    Running Club

    02 May 2015

    As a school we are starting a running / fitness club this term for students in years 4 5 and 6.

  • Bunnings Sausage Sizzle Fundraiser

    Bunnings Sausage Sizzle Fundraiser

    01 May 2015

    Volunteers are needed to help out at a school run sausage sizzle at Bunnings Mansfield on Sunday...

  • Homework Club

    Homework Club

    01 May 2015

    Homework club for term 2 has restarted. For further information please contact Mrs Kathy...

  • Parent TCT

    Parent TCT

    01 May 2015

    Parent TCT (tea, coffee and training) Group meet at 2.30pm each Tuesday starting again on 28th...

  • Disco

    Disco

    01 May 2015

    Upper Mount Gravatt State School is hosting a student disco on Friday 22 May. Tickets are $5 per...

  • Mothers Day Stall

    Mothers Day Stall

    29 Apr 2015

    A Mothers Day stall will be held at school by the P&C so that children have an opportunity to buy a...

  • Walking Bus

    Walking Bus

    28 Apr 2015

    This Friday 1st May we are organising our first ever Walking School Bus event to replace our walk...

  • Occupational Therapy Screening Program

    Occupational Therapy Screening Program

    26 Apr 2015

    UMGSS would like parents from Prep to Year 6 to complete the following survey to indicate their...

  • ANZAC Day Commemoration

    ANZAC Day Commemoration

    24 Apr 2015

    Staff, students and community came together at our 2015 ANZAC Day ceremony.

  • 2015 Cross Country

    2015 Cross Country

    07 Apr 2015

    Students representing their house recently participate in the school cross country carnival.

  • Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swim Carnival

    Yr.4 - Yr.6 Swim Carnival

    24 Mar 2015

    A HUGE congratulations to Logan for taking out the both the champion house trophy and relay...

  • Cross Country Carnival

    Cross Country Carnival

    24 Mar 2015

    Our cross country carnival is the second of our three main carnivals for the year. This year’s...

  • Parents and Citizens AGM

    Parents and Citizens AGM

    02 Mar 2015

    The Parents and Citizens AGM is scheduled for Wednesday 18 March at 6pm in the Community Room (the...

  • Free Dress Day

    Free Dress Day

    26 Feb 2015

    Free Dress Day for students on Friday 6 March 2015. Gold coin donation.

  • Homework Club

    Homework Club

    22 Feb 2015

    Homework Club is a space where students and parents, can receive help in completing their homework.

  • Parent TCT Group

    Parent TCT Group

    22 Feb 2015

    Our Parent TCT (Tea Coffee and Training) Group is for any parents interested in learning how to...

  • Fun with Maths Incursion

    Fun with Maths Incursion

    22 Feb 2015

    The Fun with Maths Incursion is an ideal opportunity for students to see how mathematics is applied...

  • Election Day Thank You

    Election Day Thank You

    05 Feb 2015

    Thank you to all those volunteers who helped at the Election Day BBQ and cake stall.

  • Welcome Breakfast

    Welcome Breakfast

    05 Feb 2015

    Many students and families enjoyed a before school breakfast.

  • Election day Raffle

    Election day Raffle

    05 Feb 2015

    Congratulations to Mrs Yiota Eglezos who won the election day raffle prize of the outdoor setting. ...

  • Election Day BBQ and Cake Stall

    Election Day BBQ and Cake Stall

    29 Jan 2015

    Election Day fundraising help needed.

  • Welcome BBQ

    Welcome BBQ

    29 Jan 2015

    Welcome to school BBQ breakfast for families.

  • Leaders Investiture

    Leaders Investiture

    29 Jan 2015

    School and House Leaders badge ceremony.

  • Parent Information Expo

    Parent Information Expo

    29 Jan 2015

    An information evening for parents and caregivers.

  • Prep Transition Day

    Prep Transition Day

    03 Dec 2014

    Welcome day for 2015 Prep families.

  • UMGSS an Independent Public School

    UMGSS an Independent Public School

    27 Nov 2014

    Congratulations to Upper Mt Gravatt and the wider community.

  • QSchools app

    QSchools app

    07 Nov 2014

    Download the QSchools app to receive the latest news, events and newsletters from our school.

  • Roc race update

    Roc race update

    07 Nov 2014

    Look out in your children’s school bags for Roc race.

  • Futsal

    Futsal

    31 Oct 2014

    Four boys have been selected to participate in Futsal tours to USA, Malaysia and Spain.

  • Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day

    15 Oct 2014

    It was marvellous to see the number of grandparents in the school this week.

  • Every day counts

    Every day counts

    01 Jun 2014

    Parents are reminded of the importance of sending children to school every day.

  • School watch

    School watch

    01 Jun 2014

    Help keep our school safe.

  • Parent TCT Group

    Our Parent TCT (Tea Coffee and Training) Group is for any parents interested in learning how to...

  • ANZAC Day Commemoration

    The ANZAC Day commemoration of 2015 promises to be one of the most significant commemorations to...

  • The Great Children's Clothes Swap 2015

    The Great Clothes Swap is a time where we can share with each other by recycling and swapping our...