Lisa McKiernan

News from the Middle School   Celebrating Success and Innovation Last week the Middle School was buzzing with excitement and anticipation as our Year 9 students eagerly awaited the announcement of the winners of the ‘Make Mount Better’ problem- based project. During the Year 9 Inspire Program students worked collaboratively to identify how they could … Continued Read More

From Careers Room to you   The following is information about this year’s Open Days throughout August at various universities and tertiary institutions to help you schedule your visits:   Where do I find the Careers Newsletters published regularly by the college?                         Mrs … Continued Read More

Working Bees at the college   Throughout the year, we will be holding one working bee each term. Morning tea and a BBQ lunch will be provided as a thank you for your time and assistance in maintaining the college grounds. To assist with catering, please complete this registration form      Term 1 Working Bee: … Continued Read More

College Principal’s Report   Communication is vital Mount Waverley Secondary College has a commitment to provide all the care and support necessary for each student to do their best and achieve the highest possible learning outcomes. It is important that when families have concerns about their children they contact the relevant staff members immediately to … Continued Read More

Junior Campus Principal’s Report   Year 8 Parent Information Evening The Year 8 Parent Information Night was held on Tuesday 14 February at the Junior Campus. The night was well supported with a large number of parents and carers attending. The focus of the night was to highlight the Year 8 program this year. There … Continued Read More

Senior Campus Principal’s News   A great start to the year Thank you to all of our students and staff for the positive start to the year. The senior campus has a positive feel and students have settled in to their classes and routines easily. Camps and Program Week It has been a very busy … Continued Read More

Student Voice at MWSC Lions’ Youth of the Year On Wednesday 22 February Year 12 students Cher Xu, Feyla Anja and Neha Salahuddin competed against students from Balwyn High School and Ashwood High School in the Lions’ Youth of The Year competition. This competition involves a written application, interview and public speaking component. The students … Continued Read More

Assistant Principal’s Report   Student Learning Goals The use of the Explicit Instructional Model based on some of the research and work of Professor John Hattie continues by teachers at the college every lesson with staff writing up the learning intentions and success criteria for students. This along with specific feedback provided to students as … Continued Read More

Senior School Update   The start of the year is always a busy time and this year has been no exception. The VCE Centre has had some much needed refurbishing work done and has started the year presenting a different face to the world with new windows and a coat of paint on three of … Continued Read More