Macbeth – tickets now on sale

Our upcoming school production ‘Macbeth’ promises to be a performance to remember. Adapted for our students by our drama teacher, Ms Casey Nicholls, and in conjunction with Western Edge Youth Arts, ‘Macbeth’ is a tale of ambition, a desire for power and tragic consequences. The play will be held in the Senior Campus Drama Room … Continued

Chinese Museum Excursion

On the 21/8/2017, the year 10 and 11 Chinese classes went to Melbourne Central’s Chinatown to visit the Chinese Museum. Despite the cold weather, everyone was still able to enjoy the day, furthering and deepening their appreciation for the Chinese Culture. In particular, everyone was deeply fascinated by the unique layout of the museum, and … Continued

Cameron Smith Shield Winners!

A huge congratulations to our under 14 Rugby League team who won the Cameron Smith Shield this week! It was a great effort for the boys to win all their games on the day against some stiff competition and come home with the State Championship. Well done boys!   Thank you to Mr Adam and Mr Maieron … Continued

8th Global Village Bilingual Speech Competition – Mariana (8A) & Cecilia (8A)

Congratulations to Mariana Fajardo Valencia and Cecilia Nguyen in Year 8 who represented our school to attend the pre-final in ‘Global Village Bilingual Speech competition’ at Melbourne Grammar School over the weekend. Both Mariana and Cecilia worked very hard on speech training with Ms Yang at lunchtime and after school for the last two weeks. They sacrificed their weekend to prepare and attend the … Continued

Chinese Sister School Visit

Last week we welcomed a short visit from our sister school in China. The six visiting students and teacher spent time in classes at both our Junior and Senior campuses, as well as some sightseeing in Melbourne and a Welcome Reception at Government House on Wednesday. The visit gave them a chance to see what … Continued

Aspiring to Achieve – Students AND Staff!

Congratulations to three students from Year 9 who have been given the opportunity to attend the Victorian Alpine School at Dinner Plain for 9 weeks this term (pictured right).  Ezias Danielson, Chantel Moncur and Nhung Le have successfully applied to attend the Alpine School for Student Leadership where the curriculum focuses on personal development and team … Continued

Rugby League Academy – GIO Cup

GIO Cup        Illawarra Sports High 32   defeated   VUSC  24 For our last GIO Cup game for the year the VUSC Rugby League team travelled to Wollongong last week to play Illawarra Sports High at the prestigious Collegians Sports centre. With a flight to Sydney and over an hour on the bus to Wollongong, VUSC started … Continued

AVID Symposium

AVID students from years 7-11 participated in a symposium which focused on Retention in Education. Students were prepared in their AVID classes with the critical reading of texts, which addressed issues relating to retention in education. This will now lead into a learning task where students will work in teams to develop a project for … Continued

Young Leaders Program

During the recent school holidays four of our year 11 students, who had been awarded scholarships by Western Chances, were able join with other young people from all over world to attend the week-long residential Young Leaders Program held at the University of Melbourne’s Trinity College. Congratulations to Zahraa Ali and David Ly who attended … Continued

Learning to Drive: A New Approach

Parents are often the main teachers and supervisors of their sons and daughters when it comes to teaching them to drive but we may not always feel that we are properly qualified to do that. Sometimes  in our anxiety for their safety and our own we effectively ‘take control’ of the driving lesson and tell the … Continued