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College Principal's Report

College Principal's Report

Select Entry Schools Success Congratulations to the following Year 8 students who have been selected to attend Department of Education and Training Select Entry Schools in 2018.  Whilst we are sorry to see you go we know the preparatory work and educational grounding you received at Mount Waverley Secondary College over the past two years will hold you in high …

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Assistant Principal’s Report

Assistant Principal’s Report

Mango Fundraiser As previously highlighted, Mount Waverley Secondary College is undertaking a Mango Fundraising Drive. Orders are now open and should be submitted no later than the close of business 25 October. Delivery is expected around 4 December. For only $25, you will receive a tray of fruit containing 7kg of freshly picked, juicy Queensland mangoes. To order please use …

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Mrs Julie Cain

Senior Campus Principal’s Report

Evacuation Drill On Tuesday 19 September an evacuation or fire drill was held just before recess. As a college we practice a total evacuation at least once a semester to ensure that we have our processes and procedures in place. Thanks to all of the staff and students for their cooperation in the drill to enable us to evacuate the …

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Junior Campus Update

Junior Campus Update

Term 3 - Reflections on learning As we approach the end of Term 3 we are reminded of all our achievements to date and we have the time to reflect and re-energise for the remainder of the year. It has been another successful term of learning on the Junior Campus for our Year 7 and 8 students. Students have been …

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Careers Update

Careers Update

    Students exiting the college At this stage of the year some students and families are making decisions about attending selective entry schools, TAFE or obtaining full-time apprenticeships.  The Careers team are happy to assist in discussing the options available.  Please contact us at careers@mwsc.vic.edu.au   If a student is exiting it is important that: • A letter is …

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Lisa McKiernan

Middle School News

Congratulations to all students on a successful Term 3 As a school community, we have celebrated student achievement and success across the college, highlights include: College production of Legally Blonde   Music Gala Concert Athletics Carnival (College and District) Academic Achievements in ICAS competitions During the term, Middle School students participated in three wellbeing incursions aimed at supporting their holistic development …

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Student Voice

Student Voice

VicSRC Recognition Awards Our wonderful student leaders have been nominated for a 2017 VicSRC Recognition Award in the 'Group Action' category. You can watch their nomination video here: https://youtu.be/720xYVQnxGg Well done to all of the students involved! Student Voice has gone from strength to strength this year with the introduction of the Mount Matters program and the continued success of …

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Activity at MWSC

Activity at MWSC

Giant Lego Man spotted in Mount Waverley!   To mark the end of Term 3 and to give students a novel and positive experience, Mount Waverley Secondary College launched their “Lego Man in the 70s” exhibition on Wednesday 20 September. As students made their way to their lockers for lunch break, they were stunned to find a giant inflatable 3 …

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Cyber Victoria Schools Challenge Launch

Cyber Victoria Schools Challenge Launch

  Mount Waverley Secondary College leadership in supporting contemporary teaching and learning approaches gives students an insight into exciting STEM course pathways and careers with a focus on cybersecurity. At our launch we brought together education, government and industry, to implement a three party commitment to efficiently address these real world challenges. Students from Years 9 to 11 showcased this …

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Art & Technology

Art & Technology

      Our September Edition 8 is now online           Enjoy the articles including : Year 9 Design Create and Bake   Year 9 Design Create and Bake students decorated up a storm with their children’s birthday cake designs.               Mr Matt Hall Technology       Ms Jane …

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Justine Smith

Student Services - Monash Council Vaccination Program

    If your Year 10 student was absent when vaccinations occurred at the college earlier this month, the Monash Council has provided information on where Council sessions are being held.   If you would like to have your Year 10 student vaccinated, please follow the instructions on the flyer.   Any further questions or queries, please contact the Monash …

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Kerri McLeod

Support from the Wellbeing Centre at MWSC

FREE Job Seeking Skills Workshop     One of the biggest concerns of young people in the City of Monash, according to Monash Youth Services’ recent Youth Action Plan Survey, was regarding employment and careers. What should I put on my resume? How can I build up my experience? How do I control my nerves in front of a potential …

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Supporting our local community

Supporting our local community

                    Bark For Life is a unique Cancer Council Victoria event honouring the caring qualities of dogs during a human cancer experience. Join this event at Jells Park on Sunday 29 October 10-2pm. For registration and all information on this event :   Bark for Life

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