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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…

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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,…

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Facility Development Update

2Construct has been selected out of five tenderers for the significant facility development project of building our new Performing Arts Centre with canteen attached, and new gym. We are meeting with them this week to sign the contracts and set up the construction program. As of Friday of this week the Forum building will not…

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Curriculum Review – Implementation of the Victorian Curriculum 2017

Mordialloc College has commenced a comprehensive review of the curriculum, with Year 7 to 10 courses currently being mapped against the recently released Victorian Curriculum Foundation – 10 (F–10). The Victorian Curriculum F–10 sets out what every student should learn during their first eleven years of schooling. The curriculum is the common set of knowledge…

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School Service Awards

Last Friday afternoon we held the inaugural Mordialloc College school service awards. This will become an annual event to celebrate and recognise staff who have spent a considerable part of their career to date at Mordialloc College. It was a most worthwhile event sponsored by School Council. Thanks to School Council President Nicky Hersey and…