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Canberra Girls’ Programming Network

The Canberra Girls’ Programming Network is a community for female students to learn about programming and technology through hands on workshops. The girls are introduced to female role models across academia, government and industry. 

Our next workshop will be held on 5 November 2017

What: The topic this time is Nicta ED1 Boards! Nicta ED1 Boards are a special type of microcomputer that comes with everything connected. We’ll be using it to make LEDs flash, text appear on screen, and learn about binary numbers!

Where: Melrose High School, Marr Street, Pearce 2607

When: Sunday, November 5th, Please arrive by 9:30am for registration

Workshop begins at 10am

Parents and teachers invited for afternoon tea at 3:30pm, Conclusion at 4pm

Who: Female students from grades 4 – 12

What do I need to know?

Absolutely no coding experience necessary! We cater for girls of all programming skill levels.

How do I register?

You’ll need to register to attend. Please fill in the  registration form available from the Library and email to
Places are limited, so please return your forms by Monday, 30th October 2017 to

You will receive information and confirmation of registration via email prior to the workshop day.

Posted on 16 Oct 2017

Big Picture 2018 Program

Information sessions and & Application Process coming soon

Posted on 09 Oct 2017

Action Update

Posted on 09 Oct 2017

PT interviews

Parent-Teacher Interviews

Parent Teacher Interviews will be held on Thursday 14 September from 3:45-7:00 pm.

Emails have been sent with details on how to access the PTO booking system or an alternative method if families have not consented to using the PTO booking system.  PTO will go live at 3pm on Friday 8 September.

If you are having any problems making appointments please contact the Front Office on 6142 0700


Posted on 08 Sep 2017

Cupcake day

Students from the SRC and the Year 7 Indonesian classes are holding a cupcake stall at recess on Monday 21 August (Week 6). This is in support of the RSPCA and the Orangutan Foundation International Australia. Students who would like to bake some cupcakes to help on the weekend can see Ms Battaglini, Mr McIntosh or Mr Duggan for information. 

Posted on 16 Aug 2017

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