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…

Principal’s Report Term 1

Dear families, Welcome to 2020! I hope you had a relaxing and productive break, despite some very difficult and troubling events that have been occurring in the world. The updates on Compass about the coronavirus are sent to us by the Department of Education. I thank you in advance for keeping up with these and…

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…

TARA workshop (Teenage Aggression: Responding Assertively)

The T.A.R.A Program – A workshop for parents of adolescents who are behaving with aggression and violence – is a Course that runs over two mornings (attendance required for both sessions) Thursday 12th and 19th March at 9.30am -12.30 Please call intake to secure a place on the number below.

Collingwood Basketball

Collingwood Basketball Club is a community based, not for profit sports club. We offer a variety of basketball opportunities for beginners, experienced and high performance players. Registrations for our Summer domestic teams, for players from under 9 to under 19, are now open, and I am hoping that you can place either the attached notice,…

Footy’s in the air.

The Women’s (AFLW) season has opened with a bang, featuring plenty of young women not long out of school. And where did their journey begin? At clubs such as Fitzroy Junior Football Club. At Fitzroy – the Lions – we cater for girls from Under 8s to Under 18s. February is recruitment time, when our…

Heat Health Alerts

Heat health alerts and fire danger warnings How you can prepare and stay safeThis week — between Wednesday 18 December and Friday 20 December 2019 — Victoria will experience hot and dry conditions which will elevate the potential for heat illnesses and fires. With maximum temperatures forecast to reach over 40 degrees in parts of…

Principal’s Report, December 2019

Dear families Timetable Changes I am writing to let you know that we are implementing changes to the school timetable structure commencing in 2020. There are several reasons for the change which are outlined in this message. The key changes are: There will still be four periods per day. Instead of 30 minutes of Advisory…