Stella Performance!

ATAR Results It seems having the name Stella puts you in good stead. Two years in a row our Dux has been called Stella. Congratulations to Stella G, who generated an ATAR of 96.75, making her our Dux for 2018. Last year Stella B was our Dux with an ATAR of 95.2. This year has…

Congratulations to this year’s FHS GVBR Team!

From Saturday 24 October – Sunday 2 December the Fitzroy GVBR team cycled approximately 530kms from the Mountains to the Murray river (Bright to Benalla) This year we had our largest group ever of 60 riders (43 students, 5 teachers and 12 parents) We  would like to extend a massive thank you to everyone who…

Day to end gender based violence

Colour powder, dancing, music, photo booth, lots of chocolate and a bake sale- all ingredients for a memorable, fun filled and important day. On Wednesday the 17th of October, Fitzroy High school held ‘Day to end gender based violence’. An important day with a very important message. The 2015 Royal commission into family violence concluded:…

Senior Programs Booklists

Campion book list orders are now open. You can place your order via the Campion online ordering portal or in person by visiting the Campion store at 94 McEwan Road, Heidelberg West. 2019 Year 11 BooklistDownload 2019 Booklist Year 12 – Version 2Download Campion have two special offers this year: All orders submitted by Monday…

Year 12 Graduation Day

Our Year 12 VCE students are now in the midst of final exams. Graduation Day was a terrific day for all Year 12 students to celebrate the completion of their secondary education. It is generally a tradition that students organize to dress up in the days prior to Graduation Day. We saw many fine costumes….

Femco Film Fundraiser

The FHS Feminist Collective have been working hard on the organisation of a conference for secondary students to be held at RMIT’s city campus in February next year.  Our keynote speaker will be Clementine Ford (who will also facilitate a workshop), Frances Canon will run a session on body positivity, Beci Orpin is on board to help with design, Courtney Barnett has…

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study

The 8W class has been randomly selected to take part in the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS).  TIMSS is an important educational research project investigating student achievement in mathematics and science.  More than 60 countries, including Australia, are participating in this study.  TIMSS is an important activity to keep us, as parents and…

Falconer Street Closure

Falconer Street closed from Wednesday 24th of October to M41 Water Main Renewal Project.  The engineers from the M41 Water Main Renewal Project, involving the construction of an underground pipe from Northcote to the city, have advised us that they are going to commence in Falconer Street next Wednesday October 24. Falconer Street and the school car…

East West is turning 40

Hello to all of our lovely East West families. Please join us to celebrate the 40 years of East West. Pass it on, tell you friends, come and down and say hi. Bring a plate to share and a drink to enjoy and catch up on some wonderful memories… We would love to see you…

FHS SCHOOL COUNCIL Landscaping Project Sponsorship Drive

Help us improve our school grounds Students, School Council and FHS staff are involved in a 2 year project to improve our school grounds using landscaping and selected indigenous plants with the aim to create much improved biodiversity and amenity. Some work on the first stage of this project “The Escarpment Shrubland” has begun on…