Principal’s Update

Dear Families, Students and Community Members,   Remote Learning It is unfortunate that the State Government road map for transitioning back to onsite learning in Term 4 as advised by the Chief Health Officer is not what we were hoping for –  but it is out of our control, so all we can do as a school…

Assistant Principal’s Update

Dear Families, Students and Community Members, Design Submissions for the Redesign of the Main Courtyard Over the last few years the grassed area under the large Blue Gum in the main courtyard of the school (between the HUB, PAC, Discovery Centre and EZ/S-Block) has been fenced off for safety. We have been monitoring a fungal…

Mordi Idol 2020

Mordi Idol 2020 will look a little different from previous years but still promises to be full of fun and talent.   Join us in creating an online extravaganza by uploading a five-minute video by Friday 4 September.   Please note: Parental permission must be obtained beforehand.     Click on this link for access to…

Remote Learning in Science

Creating DNA Models Year 9 SEAL science students were given the challenge of creating a DNA model to demonstrate their understanding of its structure, using objects that were readily accessible at home.   It’s great to see the students applying their knowledge in a creative way and Lego still being put to good use in…

Update from Middle School Director

Dear Families, Students and Community Members,   To say that this year is different is a complete understatement. This year has been more demanding of students, parents and College staff than any in the 96 year history of Mordialloc College. The staff thank both the parents and students for the effort, flexibility and resilience that…

Supporting Literacy Development During Remote Learning

The Number One Strategy for Parents Firstly, a huge congratulations and well done to all our families out there who are finding their way through the new challenges we are all facing at the moment. We are just getting started this round, but all of us are all too aware of how difficult it can…

New Writers Collective

English was my absolute favourite subject until late last year, when all we talked about was careers and prepping for the real world and selecting subjects that would help us. Like a lot of people, I loved English: the deeper implications, how Shakespeare’s work from the 1500s is still relevant today, understanding how authors position…

Student Snapshot Currently Recruiting

Welcome to The Student Snapshot,    We are a collective of student writers, photographers, designers, illustrators, creative-thinkers, collaborators and storytellers. Through passionate literature and progressive discussion, we release a new edition of The Student Snapshot every term. By contributing to an outlet for student voice, we are working to form a distinctive Mordialloc College community,…

Assistant Principal’s Update

Dear Families, Students and Community Members,   Remote Learning and Onsite Learning As we live and learn through this new environment, and now we know we will continue in remote learning for all year levels until, most likely, the end of Term 3, we see our students and staff working positively together to get on…