Principal’s Report November 2021

Dear students, staff, parents, guardians and carers So much has happened this year and I have written to you a great deal, often with words written by the Department of Education, and more often than not, about Covid. So I want to keep this report short. Instead, I urge you to read the many posts…

Arts Party Tuesday November 30

We were very pleased to see our school community come together for a celebration of the Arts. Selected works from our talented years 7-10 students were proudly exhibited, from Visual Art displays, live Music, Drama and Media showings. Our canteen was open for food purchases and it was delightful to see people enjoying themselves, in person, together. I would like to thank the…

Italian Film Festival

Year 9s are invited to an excursion at Palace Cinema for a Christmas comedy ‘When Mum is Away’ on Friday 3rd December for a 1:30pm session. $19 cost includes ticket, small drink and popcorn. See link for more films: https://www.italianfilmfestival.com.au Buona visione a tutti! 

Indigo Team Update

Year 7 Maths Information This final stretch of Maths for Year 7s does not require laptops in class at all and we are asking all Year 7 students to make sure their laptops are in their locker for all Maths sessions. Student Dress Code Policy Please take time to read through the Student Dress Code…

Year 12 Graduation celebrations

On Wednesday 17th November, we officially farewelled the class of 2021. Like warriors, they faced their Unit 3 & 4 exams all the way to their own victory.  Congratulations to our incredible class of 2021 who persevered every step of the wayl  Here are some reccounts from Tristan Buksh, our graduating student who was awarded…

School Council President’s Report – Term 4 2021

Term 4, 2021 Dear Fitzroy High School Community, Work on the new senior school campus is nearing completion. And doesn’t it look incredible? I had the chance to take a brief tour of the building with teachers and leaders from both schools last week and I can report that the building is as amazing inside…

CAREERS NEWSLETTER

#07 2021, the year that everyone learnt resilience.  Last year I coined 2020, the year of adaptability. This year our resilience levels across the board were tested. When students started to engage in a face to face format, the relief and joy were clear from not only the student but the teacher and educator. I…

Literacy at FHS

Throughout 2021 Fitzroy High School has been taking strides towards articulating and realising its vision for literacy. Grounded in the school’s values, the vision for literacy captures our commitment to creating learning experiences that support, engage, and challenge all students.  To facilitate this work, teachers have participated in a range of professional learning focussed on…

Sports Report

Throughout remote learning sports introduced a virtual challenge where students participate and even competed to log their bike rides, runs, walks or roller skating/skateboarding.   Congratulations to all participates in particular: Joseph C who biked over 550km throughout the challenge Ella L who run over 250km throughout the challenge Murray H who run  180km and…

Community Awards 2021 Young Citizen Of The Year

The Yarra Community Awards honour the everyday heroes who make outstanding contributions to our community. https://www.yarracity.vic.gov.au/news/2021/11/15/community-awards-2021-young-citizen-of-the-year Special mention… A special mention goes to Korpo S. Korpo is an up-and-coming social justice warrior who uses art to campaign on racism and indigenous rights, including the Black Lives Matter movement.