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Excellence in Education

Gilson College

Mernda Campus

Gilson College is a Christian co-educational college providing primary and secondary education to students from a diverse range of backgrounds and beliefs. The College is part of a worldwide network of institutions connected to the Seventh-day Adventist Church, including schools, universities and hospitals, with a proud tradition of excellence for over 140 years. We offer values-based education within a Christian worldview that caters for every individual in an innovative and supportive environment. This year, we will continue to build a thriving, Christ-centered community that honours the past, respects the present and strives for future success. Through excellence in education, we will develop people of integrity and Christian character.

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Meet Our Principal

Our School Principal, Ms Kristin Hankins, is a multi-talented leader who proudly encapsulates our school values. With an exceptional passion for learning and the ability to inspire students and staff, she is at the very core of our educational excellence.

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Tour Our Campus

Join Gilson College students, staff and parents to find out more about student life and learning at Gilson. School tours are your best chance to catch an authentic glimpse of student life in Early Learning, Primary and Secondary.

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Our Learning Philosophy

At Gilson College, we offer your child values-based Christian education from Foundation to Year 12. Our College has the facilities and teacher expertise to provide an exceptional future-focused education that builds character for life.

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Saturday, 23 September 2023

DISCOVER GILSON COLLEGE MERNDA - Book a school tour for Term 4 or enrol for 2024! We canโ€™t wait to see you on our beautiful campus๐Ÿ˜€

Thursday, 21 September 2023

How good are holidays ๐Ÿคฉ We hope you are enjoying the break, staying safe and learning new things ๐Ÿšฒ ๐Ÿƒ ๐Ÿง—

Friday, 15 September 2023

Our Head of Secondary, Mr Martin takes us on a journey for our Footy Jersey Day. Our colours and loyalties were on the line in a battle of words and kicking ability. All the best to the supporters cheering on...