Introducing Felicity Magazine

We are excited to introduce the first release of Victoria University Secondary College’s new student-run literary magazine, Felicity.   The magazine is a compilation of outstanding student writing across varying year levels from 7 to 12. Felicity showcases some of our students’ best writing from 2019, including short-form fiction, poetry, as well as a diverse … Continued

STEM Innovate Program

Students participated in problem-solving activities collaborating with industry workers. Students were surveyed to determine the effectiveness of the program.  (Note the rating scale is a 1 – 7 measure with 1 being lowest through to 7 being highest rating – ie 5 – 7 is agree to strongly agree.)  These results demonstrate that overall the … Continued

Congratulations Sia!

Congratulations to Sia Qureshi in Year 11 who has been awarded an ABCN Scholarship to support her studies during the last two years of secondary school and her first year of tertiary study. The scholarship also provides Sia with a business mentor, whose role is to assist her in planning for the future, understanding the world … Continued

Debating Successes

Congratulation to the three teams of Year 7 and 8 students on their first debating debut at St. Albans Secondary College. VUSC TEAM1:  Roqiah, Zainab and Noalina, with Roqiah as Best Speaker VUSC TEAM2:  Malinn, Paris-Mia and Alex, with Paris-Mia as Best Speaker VUSC TEAM3:  Kat, Kristen and Chi, with Chi as Best Speaker. We scored … Continued

Science Fair

Congratulations to the students and teachers who put in a lot of time and effort and worked very hard to produce a fantastic gallery of work.    ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Model UN Conference

The topic that delegates (students) discussed during the mock General Assembly was ‘Zero Hunger’, one of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals.   The conference was hosted by the United Nations Association of Australia, Victoria Division and their President, Professor Ian Howie acted as Secretary-General on the day. In preparation for the event, students had … Continued

Happy Chinese New Year

新(xīn) 年(nián) 快(kuài) 乐(lè) On 20th February, Mr Ding and Ms Wang celebrated Chinese New Year with their Chinese classes by making dumplings. Here, some of the students have written about what they’ve learnt about Chinese New Year.  The Chinese Lunar New Year The Chinese New Year is a celebration of a year passing on … Continued

Junior Debating Results

Congratulations to the Junior Debating team for 2/2 wins in the final round of debating for year 7s and 8s recently! Round 4 Results: VUSC 1 – Bye VUSC 2 defeated St Albans (Donald 7A, Christian 7G, Edith 7C) Best speaker: Edith VUSC 3 defeated Springside (Liam 8E, Dang 8E, Gab 8E)   Other Junior … 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

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