Senior Secondary Certificate Reform

Victoria is transforming the delivery of senior secondary education with the introduction of a single senior secondary certificate that will offer greater access to quality vocational and applied learning pathways for all students. The senior secondary education reforms aim to provide access to education and […]

Year 7 Gaga Pit Tournament

This week we kicked off round one of the Year 7 Gaga tournament, Wellbeing group Vs Wellbeing group. This event has been planned and organised by Year 11 VCAL students and it was the perfect way to keep warm on a cold day! The event will be […]

VCAL Port of Geelong excursion

On Thursday 13 May, our VCAL students visited the Geelong Port exploring careers and the history of operations.  What an amazing opportunity to see local industry up close and in action.

VET & SBAT Information Evening

Date:     Wednesday 19 May Venue:  Tullow Hall Time:     6.00pm-7.00pm The VET/SBAT Leader will be running a VET and SBAT information Night in conjunction with The Gordon. VET is a nationally recognised qualification designed to give students industry exposure and experience in the workplace […]

Senior Years Information Evening

On Monday 10 May, we will hold our Subject Expo and Senior Years Information Night.  The target audience for this evening is Year 8, 9 and, where relevant, Year 10 students along with their parents.  If you attended the Senior Years Information Night last year, […]

VET Guest Speaker – Adelia

This week Year 12 VCAL students had the pleasure of meeting and listening to Amelia Trethowan, an Old Collegian from the class of 2001. As part of their VET Creative Industries studies Amelia shared her experience and knowledge of founding and managing Adelia Fine Foods and Bellarine Brownie […]

ANZAC Assembly

The Year 10 PreCAL group in its entirety showed courage, faith and wonder in the time they took to prepare for this Assembly.  They stood in front of the whole school  and led the remembrance of our Australian fallen soldiers to remind all students of […]

Year 11 VCAL Camp

Year 11 VCAL students spent two days on camp in Anglesea last week.  This camp is a student planned and driven camp with aims to forge relationships, develop problem solving skills, teamwork and collaboration.  This camp challenged each student to set their own personal goals to […]

Rerum Novarum Awards

Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools and the Rerum Novarum Foundation have announced the winners of the inaugural Rerum Novarum Awards. Students in Years 10 to 12 were asked to address a social justice issue in their community, applying the principles of Catholic social teaching to their project. […]