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Music Showcase

On Thursday 8 September the Mordialloc Instrumental Music Department hosted its second annual Music Showcase. The stage was set within the school’s Learning Centre, which, throughout the day, had been transformed into an exciting performance space. Once instruments were tuned, vocal chords warmed and nerves calmed, over seventy of our talented music students took to…

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French Study Tour

On the evening of Friday 9 September, twelve French students from Years 9-12 fly out to France accompanied by Bibi Peerbux and I. We have a fourteen hour flight to Dubai. After a 4 hour stopover, we fly on to Nice. We arrive in the afternoon and just spend the night in Nice before catching…

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VCAL News – Melbourne Street Art Reflection

On Monday 22 August, the Year 11 VCAL class went on a tour of the Melbourne street art in the CBD. Ollie, a tour guide from Blender Studios, met us on arrival in the city. Ollie described where we would view various types of street art. The first destination was Hosier Lane. The significance of…

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School Production

Congratulations to all students (cast and crew) who were involved in this year’s school production “Hairspray”. I am sure everyone in our school community would agree with me that it was an outstanding show of the highest quality in all respects and showcased our wonderful talent pool at the College. The production this year held…

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Building Program Update

If you have visited the school recently you would have seen that very little of the Forum now remains and the area is very much a construction site! It is exciting to finally see our building program started with a timeline set for relatively quick completion of both significant facilities. The Performing Arts Centre and…

International

We welcome Interntional Students to Mordialloc College!

We have welcomed a number of international students to Mordialloc College this term from across the globe including Italy, Belgium and China. Some students have joined us for a brief stay while others are part of the International Student program and will be here for the remainder of their school years. It was great to…

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Numeracy and Literacy Intervention

This year, Mordialloc College has been lucky enough to secure the services of Liz Evans, our Numeracy and Literacy Intervention Specialist teacher. Liz has been working with Year 7 and 8 students throughout the year, using specially designed Literacy and Numeracy programs to support and encourage students to improve skills in these key areas. Students…

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Formal

Congratulations to our Year 12 Coordinator, Tim Randell and the Special Events captains Lexie Close and Amelia Ransom for organising a very successful Senior School Formal held on the evening of Friday 24 June at the Southern Golf Club. It was a lovely way to end the term for staff and students involved and students…

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Alpine School

On Friday 17 June, my colleague, Joe Shanahan, and I were fortunate enough to go and visit two of our Year 9 students, Tom Alford and Sam Hartland, at the Gnurad-Gundidj Campus of the Alpine School. Tom and Sam have spent all of Term 2 at the School for Student Leadership and have been busy…

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Digital Safety and Filtering

Mordialloc College had recently made a significant upgrade to our network and internet filtering by implementing the specialised service, CyberHound. This service not only provides an unparalleled level of internet filtering, ensuring safer access for students and staff alike, but enables the College maximise its use of technologies for learning by offering smart caching options,…