Your Voice Conference

On February 22nd, the Fitzroy High School Feminist Collective held its sold out ‘Your Voice’ conference for 300 secondary students at RMIT University. The conference — programmed for and by students — was the first of its kind in the country. The idea for the event began to bloom almost two years ago, in response…

VCE Season of Excellence 2019 begins

The VCE Season of Excellence 2019 has officially begun, with the inaugural Top Talks taking place on Friday 15 February at State Library Victoria. The inspiring sold-out event, showcasing four outstanding VCE Extended Investigation students from 2018, was a fitting way to begin this year’s program.

Notification from DET regarding planned protests

The Department is aware that a series of student protests are planned for Friday 15 March 2019 to raise awareness of action on climate change. Schools play an important role in helping students understand constructive ways of sharing their views and having a voice on issues they feel strongly about. We are committed to supporting…

Swimming Report

Students from Fitzroy High School attended the schools Swimming Carnival held at the Fitzroy Pools on 8th of February. On the day many students competed in events, earning points for their school house. This year saw the smallest margin of difference between all the houses, with Green house (276 pts) winning, Gold house (271 pts)…

Welcome Year 7’s

It has been a busy start at Fitzroy High for our new Year 7 students and families Week 1 saw students participate in the annual Fitzroy High Swimming Carnival. It was great to see such high participation from our Year 7’s and they really got into the spirit with some fabulous dress ups. Week 2…

Principal’s Report, February 2019

Dear families, Welcome to 2019. I trust that you had a relaxing break. Firstly, I would like to welcome the 104 new year 7 students, as well as quite a few students who have joined the school at other year levels. I would also like to welcome new staff who have joined the school as…

OPEN DAY 2019

Fitzroy High School’s Open Day promises to be bigger and better than ever. We will be running a morning and an afternoon session. Each session will comprise a brief welcome presentation, followed by student-led tours, culminating in morning/afternoon tea and a chance to meet and talk to our friendly staff. Please note that the information…

More students studying Science at Melbourne University 

In mid-January 98% our 2018 Year 12 students received first round offers for tertiary courses, with close to 50% of students receiving offers from RMIT and the University of Melbourne. Continuing with trends over past years, RMIT was the most popular tertiary destination for our students. 27% of students received an offer from RMIT. In…

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…