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Student News

Carter Fox – Work Experience 0500. It’s cold and dark. Outside it’s raining. In Mordialloc, students are asleep, tucked up in bed. But today for me it’s different. I’m about to leave for work experience. Round two. And it’s only 300km away… My WEX (work experience) program started in early December last year. A year…

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Opening the Doors

This week at assembly our school captains, Sabrina Berg and Bailey Bocksette, updated students about a project they have been working on to improve the school bathrooms and toilets.  This initiative resulted in new locks, seats and brightly coloured walls. This was timely as some of our Year 7, 8 and 9 students had volunteered…

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Valour and Triumph from our Debaters

Last Tuesday night, students from Years 7 to 12 competed in Round 4 of the Victorian Schools Debating Competition. After weeks of rigorous training and intense practice debates, our hardened debate teams were ready to take on Mentone Grammar and Mentone Girls Grammar. The round was ‘power paired’ which means teams were paired up with…

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Principal’s Update

Funding Commitment On Wednesday the Premier of Victoria, Mr Daniel Andrews visited the school, along with our local member Mr Tim Richardson and Federal member Mr Mark Dreyfus QC. After taking them on a tour of the school and speaking about the future direction of the school and current building needs to cater for our…

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Year 7-10 Poetry Competition

Le Concours Berthe Mouchette 2018 Year 7-8 Finals Dechlan Burkitt (Yr 8) and Jordan Shenouda (Yr 7) – 2018 Finalists for the French Poetry competition, attended the Alliance Française in St Kilda on Sunday 24 June. Both boys proudly represented Mordialloc College and performed in the Finals for the Berthe Mouchette Poetry Competition. Thank you to…

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Year 9 Mentor Careers Incursion

On Wednesday 6 June, our Year 9 students participated in workshops regarding various careers during their Mentor session. Students could choose from careers in construction, IT, physiotherapy, personal training and exercise physiology, hairdressing, property management, business and outdoor recreation. We even had a few teachers who presented about their previous careers! Many students elected to hear…

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eLearning and STEM @ Mordialloc College

Earlier this Semester Mordialloc College was lucky enough to receive a DigiTech start up grant from the Department of Education and Training. This grant has been used to purchase a number of exciting new robotics resources that are going to be utilised in both Digital Technologies and STEM subjects. These subjects provide students with an…

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Scope Young Ambassadors Program

The Intermediate VCAL students have been participating in the Scope Young Ambassadors Program which is a great way for students to learn about diversity in the community. The program provides students with skills to understand disability and diversity in the community, successfully communicate with people who have a disability, be aware of some of the challenges faced by…

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Dauntless Debaters Defy Defeat

Last Tuesday night, students from years 7 to 12 competed in Round 3 of the Victorian Schools Debating Competition. After weeks of rigorous training and intense practice debates, our hardened debate team were ready for their first secret topic round. A secret topic round is where students find out the topic only one hour before…

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The Addams Family College Production Trivia Night

One of the biggest and most exciting events to feature on the Performing Arts Calendar this year is our upcoming school production of ‘The Addams Family: School Edition’. Rehearsals are well underway and the show is really taking shape. In order to make this production the best the College has seen yet, we are raising…