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…


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…


International Student Forum

International Student Forum The 2018 International Student Forum was held at the Victorian State Library by the Department of  Education and Training Victoria on 3 May 2018. International Student Coordinator, Li Ping Virgo, and two students, Anna and Lee, attended this forum. The point of the forum was to help get international students more involved…


Year 11 Biology

On Tuesday 2 May, our Year 11 Biology class ventured to Ricketts Point in Beaumaris to analyse the organisms found in the intertidal area. From a field guide of twenty seven creatures we distinguished the different types of adaptations to the area. On our excursion we came across swans, a blue ringed octopus, crabs, striped periwinkles,…


Anzac Day Assembly

On Monday 23 April, the College held a whole school assembly to recognise Anzac Day and to commemorate the 103rd year of the landing at Gallipoli. This was organised and led by our school captains and middle school captains, including the schedule of service and all readings. They did a wonderful job and I would…


Year 8 Camp Schanck Excursion

On  22 March 8G and 8H went to Cape Schanck for our current project, Surf and Turf. The day started off with us hopping on a bus for the 1-hour drive to Cape Schanck. The two classes then split in two after a short walk up to a lookout over the ocean. It was a very nice view….


Bully Stoppers: Being Cool Online

Students achieve their best at school in safe and supportive environments, where they are free from bullying and disruptive behavior.  We put a big emphasis on making sure we provide a great environment for our students – one that promotes tolerance and is inclusive, harmonious and free from bullying. We can work towards this goal…


Middle School Awards

On Monday 26 March Years 7, 8 and 9 congregated in the Learning Centre to attend the middle school assembly. During this assembly 164 middle school students were recognised for their hard work and dedication to their studies throughout the term. Of the 164 students who were recognised, 41 students received two or more awards. The…


Intermediate VCAL -Taking one for Mordialloc Pier

Australia has one of the best natural landscapes in the world. With our pristine beaches, ancient forests and flourishing marine life, we have some of the most unique flora and fauna in the world. But the rubbish we create through mass consumption is choking our streets, beaches, parks, bushland and waterways. We are all part…


Student Wellbeing Update

Dear Families, Students and Community members, It is hard to believe we are already over halfway through first term for the 2018 school year! Before any more of the year gets away, it is important that I fill you in on the area of Student Wellbeing at Mordialloc College. At Mordialloc College we place a strong emphasis…