Cultural Diversity Celebrations

Cultural Diversity Activities Although it was harder to keep the tradition in 2020 due to COVID restrictions, this year staff and students at the College were fortunate to celebrate Cultural Diversity Week in Term 1 from Monday 15 to Friday 19 March. Organised by the Languages Team (French and Japanese teachers), there was a  range…

Literacy Update

Dear Families, Students and Community Members, Welcome back to another term at Mordialloc College. As a new member of the Mordialloc community this year, I have had a busy first term getting to know all of our fabulous students and staff and implementing some exciting new initiatives for Literacy at the College. Having taught both…

Principal’s Update

Dear Families, Students and Community Members, Anzac Day Service On Monday 26 April, during our assembly timeslot, the College held a whole school assembly to recognise Anzac Day and to commemorate the 106th year of the landing at Gallipoli. The service was organised and led by our School Captains and Middle School Captains, including the…

Year 9 Advance Surf Camp

We walked into school to see many smiles on our classmates’ faces – everyone was very excited to see their friends.  We sat by our bags ready for Mr Evans to come round the corner with the school bus. When he arrived we tossed our what felt like 30 kilo bags into the trailer. Then…

Year 10 Outdoor Education Camp

Last week the Year 10 Outdoor Education class went on camp to Wilsons Promontory. Despite the recent floods and a changed itinerary everyone had a great time and made it work.  On the first day we went up to Big Drift to discover a huge desert-like area that included some amazing steep sand dunes. This…

Middle School Update

Dear Families, Students and Community Members, The start of 2021 brought hope that we had seen the end of the Covid 19 lockdowns and for the most part that has been true, minus the one-week lockdown that interfered with the Year 7 camp plans. With that hope came positive attitudes towards coming to school; actually…

NAPLAN

Dear Parents and Carers, The National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 students will be held on Tuesday 11 May, Wednesday 12 May and Thursday 13 May. NAPLAN tests assess student knowledge and skills in Writing, Reading, Language Conventions (spelling, grammar and punctuation) and Numeracy. The results…

House Athletics

On Thursday 1st April 2021 the Mordialloc College House Athletics were held at GR Bricker Reserve Athletics Track in Moorabbin.  Congratulations to over 850 students and staff who dressed in house colours and participated in various sports on this fun day.   House Results Bunurong (Yellow House) 1st – 969 points; Yerlonga (Blue House) 2nd…

NAPLAN

Each year, our Year 7 and 9 students all participate in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) testing.  NAPLAN tests cover the following areas on the dates listed: Tuesday 11 May Language Conventions 45 minutes Writing 40 minutes Wednesday 12 May Reading 65 minutes Thursday 13 May Numeracy 65 minutes Assessment is…

Sports Excellence Program Update

SEP Basketball hit the court for our first games in practice matches against Mount Erin It was with great excitement that, on Tuesday  23 March, the 22 SEP Basketball players from Year 7 and Year 8 journeyed down to Mount Erin Secondary College to play three games of basketball. For all of the teams this…