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John Monash Science School visit

To reward some of our high performing VCE students an excursion was organised to spend half a day at John Monash Science School. This took place on Tuesday. It was an opportunity for some of our Year 11 and 12 students to visit a high performing state school, observe a different learning environment in action…

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MEX 2.0

This year has seen a revamp of one of Mordialloc College’s best-loved programs – the Year 9 Mordialloc Experience (better known as the MEX). In 2016 a team of dedicated staff worked together to review the curriculum and update it in response to staff and student feedback. In Term 1 of this year we launched…

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Official Opening of Performing Arts Centre

On Monday 24 April, the Minister of Education and Deputy Premier, James Merlino, accompanied by Mr Tim Richardson, State Member for Mordialloc, attended Mordialloc College to officially open our new Performing Arts Centre in the morning. We had a number of specialguests attending, including Jenny Cocks and Jane Briese, the Directors of MINX Architecture, Managing…

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City of Kingston 2017 Young Citizen of the Year

Congratulations to Finn Mc Henry current Year 12 student and School Captain who was awarded this honour this week at a special ceremony at Chelsea Town Hall. It was presented by Councillor Georgina Oxley, on behalf of the Mayor David Eden. Finn was nominated by two of his teachers here at Mordialloc College, Mrs Peerbux…

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Building Program Update

The retractable seating has now been installed in the Performing Arts Centre and looks fantastic! We still have lighting, the sound system, projector and curtains to go but it is a functional teaching space for drama and music. At this stage, the official opening of our Performing Arts Centre by our Education Minister, James Merlino…

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College Council Elections

In the recent call for nominations for parent vacancies on Council we received nominations from Ian Fox, Heath McMillin, Adam Wade and David Peters. It is my pleasure to welcome them all to the new Council and I thank them for their commitment to Mordialloc College. Andrew Moffat has been nominated for one of the…

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Leadership Induction Assembly

On Monday 20 February we formally recognised our students who have been successful in achieving a leadership position for this year, in a whole school assembly with parents who were able to attend and special guest speaker and presenter, Mrs Monica Bladier representing Mark Dreyfus, MP, Federal Member for Isaacs. Students were presented with their…

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Year 7 camp

The Year 7 students headed off to Camp Rumbug near Foster last week in the midst of some very hot weather. 172 students spent three days experiencing a wide range of activities including canoeing, the giant swing, low ropes courses, flying fox, team building activities, tree climbing, aero ball and trust exercises. All of these…

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Welcome

Welcome to the 2017 school year, and a special welcome to all of our 190 Year 7 students and 30 new students at other year levels who have joined us this year. I hope everyone had a fantastic holiday break with family and friends and I look forward to a positive year ahead. We have…

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Remembrance Day – Service at Longbeach RSL

Mordialloc College was invited on behalf of the Longbeach RSL Sub Branch Committee and Members to attend their Remembrance Day service on Friday 11 November. Our SRC reps who attended were Sylvia Alter and Annie Ea and they were each privileged to be able to pay their respects by laying a single rose. Over 100…