COLLEGE SPORT

It has been an eventful Term 2 at Greenvale Secondary College. A successful start of the term saw our students compete against each other at our inaugural athletics and swimming carnival. After a very closely contested day Emilia D’Angelo and Hunter Fucile took out the individual awards for the female and male categories respectively. Several […]

CURRICULUM/TEACHING AND LEARNING

ENCOURAGING SELF-REGULATION IN YOUR CHILD’S LEARNING In reflections of the COVID remote learning era, educational experts focusing on the positive gains of this unplanned diversion in schooling have been quick to identify that remote classrooms which emphasised student-centred lessons and encouraged self-regulation achieved better outcomes during this time (Hattie, 2021). At Greenvale, we are continuing on the […]

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL

ASSESSMENT CYCLE  The learning growth of every student is our priority, and we have an assessment and reporting process in place that is designed to give meaningful, timely and effective feedback to students and parents.   We measure what skills and knowledge the student has at the beginning of the unit in a ‘Pre-Assessment’, and then target […]

STUDENT SERVICES

Student Services provides students, families and staff with support in relation to a number of  educational based needs, which includes educational assessments, counselling, family support,  psycho-educational  workshops, whole school education, in addition to referrals to external services.  Available to students, staff and families is:  Tanya Vella: Student Services Manager  Romy Glenn: Year 7/8 Youth worker/ […]

INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

Building a music program from the ground up is an exciting task, and we have been fortunate enough at Greenvale Secondary College to be able to start this process.  There has been a huge amount of enthusiasm and interest amongst the student body when it comes to taking part in instrumental lessons, with 41 of […]

YEAR 7 AND 8

What a productive and valuable experience Year 7 students have had so far this year! The transition to secondary school is one of the most important in a young person’s life and it has been a privilege to support these young people to discover, create and excel in their new environment and a pleasure to […]

PRINCIPALS REPORT

Welcome to the very first newsletter for Greenvale Secondary College. As the proud Principal of our new school, it is exciting to be able to share with you many of the great things happening in our school. The first 6 months of our first year have gone very quickly, but it has been rewarding to […]

HOUSE UPDATE

One of the great things about a new school is the ability to start a school house competition from scratch.  At the start of the year, we had the house colours in place, and students were divided into each house, but that was it.  Another benefit of being a new school is the year sevens […]

FROM THE OFFICE

WELCOME  It is always a pleasure to support your child at the front reception daily.  We are committed to do our best and if you ever have any questions we are here to help.   Thank you for support with the RAT test program.  During Term 2, we welcomed Mikayla Gibbons to the College Administration […]