Fitzroy High School Open Day

*UPDATE* Please ensure you book now as spaces are filling fast Fitzroy High School’s Open Day will be a little different this year. We will be running 4 smaller sessions. Each session will comprise a welcome presentation from our Principal and chance to ask questions to our staff and students, followed by student-led tours of…

Principal’s Report, February 2021

Dear school community, A belated welcome to 2021 and I look forward to working with you all this year. Firstly, I would like to congratulate the class of 2020 for their efforts and achievements. A special congratulations to Tallulah Thornton-Lawrence who was dux of the school. We will be posting a separate, more detailed article…

IDAHOBIT Event at North Fitzroy Library

There is a free library event in celebration of IDAHOBIT for young people aged 12-25 at the North Fitzroy Library. The event is a clothing swap held from 2-5pm on Saturday the 15th Of May. There will also have preloved books available and our friends from Queerspace who will be there promoting their Queer youth…

Melbourne University Excursion Recap

On Wednesday the 21st of April, a group of Fitzroy and Collingwood year 12’s opted to go on a morning tour of Melbourne University as part of the Tutorial program. Arriving at 8:45am, we divided into groups and headed off with a guide. We were taken on a loop of the main campus in Parkville,…

School Wide Positive Behaviour Matrix

Dear Fitzroy High School community, 18 months ago some important work began around the formation of our School Wide Positive Behaviour (SWPB) and it is with great pleasure that I get to introduce our behaviour matrix.  Our SWPB matrix can be found everywhere throughout the school with large posters in every building and on every…

Coding and Robotics Club

Fitzroy High School will be the venue for an exciting Coding and Robotics Club operated by Junior Engineers. Learn coding with Python, robotics MiniTendo, Minecraft Coders and more! Sessions will run immediately after school on Thursdays during Term 2 and during the upcoming holiday break.  See the attached flyers for cost and other details. After school program www.jnrengineers.com.au/after-school …

In memory of Jon Delaney

We are very sad to hear that Jon recently passed away after a longbattle with cancer. We were very fortunate to have had Jon teaching guitarand bass from 2004 to 2016. In that time he inspired and motivatedmany students. I will always remember Jon as a great arranger and director ofensembles. He was a strong…

Creative Workers in Schools

37 creative workers have begun their placement in 32 government schools across Victoria from the start of term 1 as part of the Creative Workers in Schools program. The Creative Workers in Schools program, delivered by Regional Arts Victoria in partnership with Department of Education and Training and Creative Victoria through the support of the Victorian Government’s…

Blue Light Victoria – Blue Edge Program

Blue Light Victoria in partnership with Victoria Police, is delivering its flagship program Blue EDGE to year 9 students at Fitzroy High School, this term on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Blue EDGE (Educate, Develop, Grow, Empower) aims to build positive relationships between young people and local police members through fitness engagement. Delivered as a before-school…