VCE and Careers Expo 2024 270 of our Year 11 students attended the VCE and Careers Expo at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on Thursday 2 May. This excursion supported our students in seeking information about their post school plans. There were many tertiary providers including TAFES and Universities along with employers including the … Continued Read More

We are now in the thick of term two, which is always a busy time for students and staff. We’ve had lots of different events and activities occurring, including Monash Tech School, Toolbox Education, Cross Country, our inaugural Spelling Bee, as well as many other exciting learning opportunities. Now is a great time to check … Continued Read More

I would like to congratulate the senior students on their hard work so far this term. VCE is a marathon, not a sprint, and although they may have some stumbles it is fantastic to see the perseverance they are showing. I encourage students to chat with their coordinators if they are struggling at any time … Continued Read More

It’s a Jungle – Dr Brenda Heyworth On Wednesday 8 May, Dr Brenda Heyworth – a child and adolescent psychiatrist presented to teachers on understanding the complexity of student emotions, as well as practical tools to help students manage. In the evening, Dr. Heyworth presented to approximately 200 parents – sharing practical tips on how … Continued Read More

2024 is a historic year as the college fully implements the Vocational Major (VM) VCE course for the first time in Years 11 and 12. So far, students in both levels have participated in excursions within our local area, completed or started hands-on projects and completed coursework across our four subject areas. All students doing … Continued Read More

Careers Expo On Thursday 2 May, Year 11 students had the opportunity to attend the VCE and Careers Expo at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Exhibitors included educational and training providers, organisations with apprenticeship information and opportunities, defence and emergency services, providers of VCE resources, and many more.  The excursion to the Careers Expo … Continued Read More

Welcome to this issue of the Mount Waverley Secondary College Alumni Newsletter. In this edition, meet our 1964 and 1984 alumni who joined us for the School Reunion Tour in March. Get to know the MWSC Super Stage Band which is composed of music alumni from Classes 2016 to 2023. Dive into the joy of reliving treasured memories … Continued Read More

College Music

Generations in Jazz Festival Last weekend, 33 students and 4 staff traveled to Mount Gambier, South Australia to take part in Generations in Jazz. GIJ is an annual jazz festival where 6000 students from across Australia travel to take part in a nation wide jazz competition, adjudicated by some of Australia’s top jazz musicians. In … Continued Read More

EMR Senior Boys Baseball and Senior Girls Softball – Tuesday 30 April The Senior Boy’s Baseball and Senior Girl’s Softball teams travelled to Knoxfield to represent Mount Waverley Secondary College at the Eastern Region Finals. The Boys dominated their pool, but sadly fell short in the final to an overwhelming performance by Blackburn Secondary College, … Continued Read More

Old Magistrate Court and Victorian Police Museum On Friday 3 May, the Year 10 Law and Order classes went on an excursion to get a firsthand look at how the legal system works. We started the say at Mount Waverely station, taking the train into the city. After a short walk, we arrived at the … Continued Read More