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GPS season is Friday 19 July until Friday 13 September 2019.

Compulsory Registration and Consent

Parents are required to complete the online registration and consent for their child via the school website.

Please complete the online web form including each sport that your child may undertake for the year. The web form generates a school consent form which is to be completed, signed and placed in the tray on the counter in the Extra-Curricular Office in room D101.

Levy

Competition participants must pay an annual levy for buses to meets, home game afternoon teas, equipment, staff shirt, administration costs and trophies.

  • $80 (2018)

All prior levies are required to be finalised before commencing the 2019 season.

GPS Season 2019

Games are generally held from 4.00pm to 6.00pm on Friday afternoons.

All development chess will be held at Brisbane State High School after school on Fridays at I Block.

Date BSHS plays Venues
Friday 19 JulyIpswich Grammar SchoolBrisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 26 JulySt Joseph's Nudgee CollegeBrisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 2 AugustThe Southport SchoolThe Southport School,
2 Winchester Street, Southport
Friday 9 AugustSt Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace​St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace, 285 Gregory Terrace
Friday 16 AugustBYE
Friday 23 AugustToowoomba Grammar SchoolToowoomba Grammar School, 24 Margaret Street, Toowoomba
Friday 30 AugustAnglican Church Grammar SchoolBrisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 6 SeptemberBrisbane Grammar SchoolBrisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 13 SeptemberBrisbane Boys' CollegeAnglican Church Grammar School, Oaklands Parade, East Brisbane

Transport

Charter buses will be organised to The Southport School, Toowoomba Grammar School and to locations where public transport is a problem. Students must make their own arrangements for transport home for games at Brisbane schools. Last year, some parents were able to drop students back at school or home after away games.

Chess Uniform

Participants are required to wear their school uniform to games.

Forum

Meetings are advertised in daily school notices.

Volunteers

GPS Chess is run entirely by volunteers. To help with set up, afternoon teas, please contact the Master-in-Charge.

End of Season Presentation

An end of season presentation breakup is held for GPS Chess. Details will be advised once the season begins.