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Director of Student Wellbeing

Dear Families, Students and Community Members, With the new school year in full swing I thought it was time to bring you up to date with what’s happening with Student Wellbeing at Mordialloc College. Evidence tells us that students who are happy and feel a sense of connectedness to school are better placed to be…

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World Challenge

At our first school council meeting for the year on February 21 a small group of students presented to us on their World Challenge experience. Thanks to Maddie Mead, Zoe Pegrum, Lucy Reekie, Georgia McLeish, Charlotte Davis, Matt McVay and Yarno Vlasblom for being prepared to present to school council out of normal school hours and…

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Year 10 Enhanced English

Fair is foul and foul is fair! Monday, 25 February, a cold night, and the Year 10 Enhanced English students were out past their bedtimes. There was reason for this, as all of the students had gone into the city to watch the William Shakespeare play, ‘Macbeth’. After a 45 minute journey into the heart of…

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Romeo and Juliet

On 25 February, Year 10 students enjoyed a performance of Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by the Eagles Nest Theatre in the PAC. This was timed to coincide with their study of the play as they develop their ability to write analytical essays, to identify literary devices, to explore the deeper implications of texts and to explain…

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Leadership Induction Assembly

On Monday 18 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 speakers and presenters, Mr Tim Richardson, MP, Member for Mordialloc and Mrs Monica Bladier representing Mr Mark Dreyfus, MP, Federal…

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Boosting Literacy

Boosting Literacy 2019 We hope you have been having a fantastic start to the new year and that your children are enjoying their first English lessons, getting to know their teachers and reading their first texts. In 2019 we are pleased to announce three ways in which you can further support your students from home…

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Positive Start

We have had a smooth start to the year, with Year 7 and 12 students commencing last Thursday to undertake a special program, and then all students resumed on Friday 1st February. The first day for our Year 7 students involved rotations between ICT set up, developing their codes of cooperation, relational activities to get…

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Outstanding VCE results and DUX 2018

This year we have achieved the best VCE results in the school’s history -16% of ATARs over 90, 9.8% of study scores in the 40s and a median study score of 30. This is a truly outstanding set of results and a credit to all staff and students who have all worked so hard to…

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Awards Night

Our annual Awards Night held at the City of Kingston Town Hall in Moorabbin on Thursday 13 December was such a wonderful celebration of achievement of Personal Best. We had the opportunity to celebrate student successes in a variety of areas such as Academic Excellence, Achievement Endeavour, the Arts &Technology, Sport and Community Involvement.    High quality…

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School President’s Report

2018 has indeed been a great year at Mordialloc College, and one that our School Council is very pleased to join with the school in recognising the achievements of our students and teachers. Personal Best, Integrity, Respect and Responsibility all underpin our College’s  approach to quality education.  Whether in curriculum, on the sporting fields, the…