St Kilda Mums Intermediate VCAL

As a part of the Year 11 Intermediate VCAL Personal Development project students Beau Freeth and Kale Upton collected donated goods from the local community for the non-for-profit charity St Kilda Mums.

St Kilda Mums supports children and parents experiencing hardship. They provide material aid in practical partnership with maternal child health nurses and social service agencies. All donations go directly to the families that they support, and each item to someone who specifically needs it.  

Year 8 English ‘Runner’ excursion

Year 10 Photography

 In Year 10 Photography students have been learning about the elements of composition, Adobe Photoshop and manual camera techniques. For this task students capture the beautiful natural surroundings of the school yard.

Courtney Kempster

Art/Photography Teacher 

Love Bites Program

All of our current Year 10 and Year 11 students have now completed the Lovebites Program, an excellent program designed to assist student understand Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault and have a voice to speak up and say “NO”.

Our Year 10 students were educated in the Lovebites program last week, spending the entire day with the program leaders, our teaching staff Mr Bumpstead, Ms Calvert, our Health Educator, Nurse Jackie Weepers and four trained members from Victoria Police also assisted in the program delivery.

Hands on Learning

The past few weeks the HOL students have been doing so much work to build a brick path and brick wood-fired BBQ near the pizza oven, veggie garden and senior school centre.

Their projects are progressing nicely. Great work everyone!

Senior Boys Basketball

Japanese Visit 2017

Inaugural Whittlesea SC Careers Expo

Year 10, 11 and 12 students attended the inaugural Whittlesea SC Careers Exhibition on Thursday 3 August. Students were able to browse the stalls, brochures and course guides of numerous universities, TAFE, private tertiary providers and apprenticeship organisations, as well as talk to representatives of these institutions. The day was a great success, introducing students to a wide variety of post secondary school options, to compliment their careers planning.

Psychology Excursion

On Thursday 3 August Mr Hart and Mrs Ward’s Year 11 Psychology students visited the National Gallery of Victoria and the Melbourne Museum.

As part of Unit 2, students have been investigating visual sensation and perception.  In their visit to the National Galley students were able to apply depth cues and Gestalt principles to a number of contemporary and older art works.

Legally Blonde