BREAKING NEWS!

I am very pleased to announce that we have been allocated planning funding in yesterday’s State Budget as part of the government’s capital works program.   This funding will allow architectural planning of new school buildings for our college. We expect that the building project will commence once planning is completed. Community consultation will be a … Continued

Year 8 Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Incursion

On Thursday 23rd February, Year 8 English students hosted a guest speaker, Bron, from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre as part of their studies in persuasive language. Bron gave students an important insight into the work of the Resource Centre and the plight of Asylum Seekers both in Australia and overseas. When we saw the … Continued

Year 7 Scholarships Now Open

Scholarships are now available for students entering Year 7 in 2018.    Victoria University Secondary College offers a range of scholarships in the following areas of achievement:  Academic Excellence Leadership and Community Contribution Music Excellence Sporting Excellence   For more information about the scholarship program, click here.  Applications are available at each campus office or … Continued

DET Student Scholarships 2017

Students in Years 4 – 12 are invited to apply for student scholarships administered by the Department of Education and Training. The scholarships are now open and range in value from $300 to $2580. Applicants will be required to submit their 2016 end-of-year results, which must be verified by their Principal. Many of the scholarships … Continued

Year 10 Scholarships Now Open

Applications are now open for Year 10 Scholarships for entry in 2017. Selection based on application and interview Scholarships are valued at $450 per year and are redeemable against College expenses including Essential Items, Subject Electives and Books. Scholarships are offered for two years and reviewed annually. Scholarships are subject to withdrawal in the second year … Continued

Homework Guidelines for Parents

Teachers set homework for students to provide them with practice to consolidate their classroom learning or to prepare for their next class. Please encourage your children to make a regular habit of completing their homework, as it is an essential part of their learning. This year we have implemented a computer program called Compass, which many … Continued

VYLC Post Program Forum

Congratulations to our Year 9 students: Lisa Buahn, Maryann Toeke, Lisa Nguyen and Sisi Ti Shi who were outstanding ambassadors on Monday 16th May for our school at Treasury Theatre where the students’ presentations and ceremony were attended by Mrs Simson, Ms Judith Graley (the Parliamentary Secretary), as well as the Chinese Ambassador. The day’s … Continued

Women in Leadership Program

Last Friday 12 of our Year 11 students travelled with Mr Bertagnolio to the Hall and Wilcox offices at the Rialto, where they participated in a 3 part program to develop Women’s Leadership skills. Mrs Simson attended the program with the students as well. The program involved the students working with Lawyers from Hall and Wilcox, as … Continued

Western Chances Scholarships

Western Chances is an organisation that has provided scholarships to students in Melbourne’s west for several years. The scholarships support talented and motivated students who may not otherwise have an opportunity to pursue their education and dreams. Western Chances have supported many VUSC students over the years. Recently a ceremony was held to congratulate students … Continued

Orica media event at VUSC leads to new partnership

VUSC becomes 500th School to sign up to the STELR Program Towards the end of Term 1 our College established a new partnership with Orica who donated over $5000 worth of Science equipment to the school as part of the STELR Program. The STELR Program is a science education program which is the major education initiative … Continued