Reordering and landscaping of FHS garden beds

The school’s staff, students, school council, City of Yarra and members of the local community have been involved for a number of years in an ongoing project to improve the school’s garden beds. What are the objectives of this reordering and landscaping program? To create much improved: amenity, biodiversity, representation of indigenous plants, teaching spaces…

Wellbeing Support

Dear School Community, In addition to the message sent via Compass on Wednesday March 25 in relation to the provision of school’s Wellbeing and Engagement services if/when working remotely to support learning and wellbeing continuity, please find below some tips to assist families: Students who have existing appointments with a member of the well-being team…

Top Class: Theatre Studies Filming Invitation

Last year, I completed the VCE subject Theatre Studies, achieving a high score in my final monologue examination. Students were required to perform an interpretation from an assortment of prescribed monologues, as either an Actor/Director or Designer. I selected the character of Elizabeth Appleyard from Tom Wright’s adaptation of Picnic At Hanging Rock, set in…

Private singing, piano or acting classes online

Private singing, piano or acting classes online with professional actor and singer Belinda Jenkin. Are you wanting to learn a new skill or continue practising while at home?  I am a graduate of NIDA 2015 (DMT) and Musical Theatre CAP21, New York. My professional musical theatre tour was recently postponed due to our current circumstances…

Update on tours and open day

Please note that in light of the recent restrictions, our open day will not be going ahead on the scheduled date. Please watch this space for updates Thanks

Principal’s Report, March 2020

Dear families I hope you have had a successful start to the school year and, for Year 7 families, I trust that your children are settling gradually into high school. Reports from the Year 7s so far are very promising. They really enjoyed the camp at Lady Northcote and they have already shown us what…

Term 1 School Council President Report

Dear Fitzroy High School Community, For those new to the school this year: welcome to Fitzroy High School!  We are so happy that you have chosen to be a part of our wonderful school community and look forward to getting to know you as you explore the many opportunities for learning and growth that Fitzroy…

Instrumental Music Program 2020

Fitzroy High’s Instrumental Music Program is well and truely underway. We have a great lineup of ensembles again this year and some new faces that have joined the team. I would like to introduce Matt Sheers our new Strings teacher who is leading both The String Ensemble and Filharmonica and teaching violin, viola and the…