Principal’s Report – October 2019

Dear families Firstly I want to thank you all for your warm response to my appointment as the substantive principal of the school after the selection process in September. I also want to acknowledge the work of my predecessor Pauline Rice, who remains in the role of Senior Education Improvement Leader for the network, including…

Sports Champion of 2019

This month at the Valedictory Dinner as the Year 12s celebrated the completion of their schooling, Fitzroy High School introduced the Sport Champion of the year award. Whilst recognition is provided to non-school sports, the emphasis for the FHS sportsperson of the year is on school sport recognition from 7 to 12. Points are awarded…

Upcoming Parent Information Sessions in Yarra

Family Services are very pleased to be offering two upcoming Parent Information Sessions that may be of interest. Talking with children about the climate crisis on 7th November, 6:30 to 8pm at the Collingwood Town Hall Talking the talk: Respectful relationships, Human Sexuality and Body Safety on 12th November, 6pm – 8pm at the Collingwood…

Climarte: Arts for a safe climate

If not now, then when? A Conversation on Culture and Climate Action In collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma’s Bach Project featuring a musical interlude by Yo-Yo Ma Saturday 9 November 2019 11am – 12.45pm Kenneth Myer Auditorium Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, University of Melbourne 43 Sturt Street, Melbourne (Opposite ABC studios between Southbank Blvd and Grant…

State Schools’ Relief – a message from the CEO [Term 4, 2019]

Good Morning Principals, As this year draws to a close, I’d like to let you know about some very exciting new initiatives that SSR will be introducing in the coming months. These include supporting students in need with programs and items such as; THE MYKI CARD PILOT PROGRAM Beginning in Term 1, 2020 schools will…

Italian Week 2019

Fitzroy High Italian community participates in one of the most popular events of the year celebrating all things Italiano!  A special thanks to members of the FIZ (Fitzroy Italian Zone) who have contributed to the organisation of this event.  MONDAY 21st to FRIDAY 25th OCTOBERFITZROY HIGH SCHOOL A whole week of Italian food, music, theatre, sport,…

VTAC NEWS:

For students and parents – A video on accessing VCE Results and ATAR is now available with 2019 dates on YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNBmRDjk16E Anyone receiving Unit 3 & 4 subject results, including Year 11 students completing a single Year 12 subject, can register for and use the VCE Results and ATAR service to access their results. This service is separate from…

Lord Somers Camp

The Rotary Club of Fitzroy, in partnership with the OTU Association (Victorian Chapter), proposes to sponsor 2 boys and 2 girls from our school (Year 11) to attend the Lord and Lady Somers Camps. The Camps will run from 4-11 January 2020 and 12-18 January 2020, respectively. Further information available – please see the attached…

VTAC Applications

A reminder to Year 12 students and parents that the VTAC applications close on 30 September at 5.00 pm. Please ensure you submit your application by the deadline. For more information please go to www.vtac.edu.au Regards Viviane Chemali Careers Counsellor