ANZAC Day

Liz Clark one of our music teachers performing the last post on ANZAC Day at Dawn.  Unfortunately, we are unable to hold our Anzac sub-school assemblies this year. We hope your family finds a suitable way to commemorate this special day on Saturday, and suggest you consider taking up one of the many options suggested on social media. The Anzac tradition—the ideals of courage, endurance and mateship that are still relevant today was established on 25 April 1915 when the … Read More

Event Cancellations

In response to DET advice regarding COVID-19, the following events have been cancelled:School Tours VCE Parent Information Evening (Wednesday March 18)Student Progress Conferences (Wednesday March 25)Extra curricular programs – eg District Round Robins and VSC Cross Country. Parents please refer to your Compass News Feed for more information or contact the General office for further clarification. 

CAMPION BOOK ORDER COLLECT

Just a reminder, collection for pre-packaged book orders is on WEDNESDAY 22ND JANUARY 2020TIME:  10.00am – 2.00pmPLACE:  VSC Music Centre

2020 Term Dates

Term 1: Wednesday 29 January to Friday 27 March Term 2: Tuesday 14 April to Friday 26 June Term 3: Monday 13 July to Friday 18 September Term 4: Monday 5 October to Friday 18 December

Production Nominations

Vermont’s production Dirty Rotten Scoundrels has been nominated for 5 Lyrebird Youth Awards. This involves a number of judges coming to see school shows across the state, and then voting for ‘the best’ of in particular categories. Best Sound Design in a Youth Musical – Mitch Tabe Outstanding Technical Design in a Youth Musical – Vermont Secondary College Outstanding Stage Crew – Vermont Secondary College Best Actor in a Youth Musical – Lachlan Rae Best Actor in a Youth Musical … Read More

VISION – ART/TECHNOLOGY EXHIBITION – 16th October 2019

Congratulations to the winner of the “Sarah Bussu Award” Tamara Barton with her VCE Studio Artwork “Confronting Perfectionism” which was developed from her folio theme “Perfectionism in the media vs reality”. The artwork “encompasses the idea that the more a person tries to force themselves into fitting the ideals of beauty, it increasingly damages their identity.

VICTORIAN FESTIVAL OF BANDS

Last Wednesday our Symphonic Band travelled into The Hawthorn Town Hall to perform 2 pieces for an audience of other competing schools and adjudicators, as part of the Victorian Festival of Bands. Our students played wonderfully and did the college proud with beautiful and measured renditions of HEAVENS LIGHT by Steven Reineke and Australian composer Brian Hoggs ACCELCIUS.  Students were given some wonderful feedback on their music approach to the pieces and were awarded gold for their performance.  We’d like … Read More

NIGHT OF READINGS

On the 28th August more than 100 students, staff and friends of the Vermont Secondary College community gathered in the Fallon Centre. This event was the first of its kind and aimed to celebrate outstanding writing amongst our junior students. The evening received great praise and all the students and staff involved deserve a congratulations, for it really was an outstanding event to celebrate literacy. In this newsletter we would like to take note of those students who were awarded … Read More

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