Tutorial classes – Career Talks

In Year 11 and 12, students have tutorial classes which aim to improve individual academic skills, broaden student knowledge and support their regular subject program. “Career Talks” have been devised to inspire students, broaden their thoughts about work and provide a meaningful part of the research process that all students in Year 11 and 12…

Victorian Chief Health Officer message to Victorian schools and their communities

I would like to take this opportunity to thank students, staff, teachers, parents, and carers for your cooperation during this period of increased COVID-19 restrictions in Victoria. As all students in regional Victoria and year 11 and 12 students in metropolitan Melbourne return to on site learning, students and staff should feel reassured that, with…

Update on School Operations June 4-10

Dear students, staff, parents, guardians and carers The Victorian Government has announced arrangements for schools in Victoria from and including Friday 4 June. Based on advice from the Victorian Chief Health Officer, all schools in metropolitan Melbourne will continue with remote and flexible learning until Thursday 10 June. This includes our school. Students who are…

Term One School Council President’s Report

Term 1, 2021 Dear Fitzroy High School Community, Term 1 is always a busy time for teachers, school leadership, parents and students – and also for School Council. Each school year, School Council goes through a renewal process, with previous members retiring and new members coming on board. In our March School Council meeting, we…

Parenting in the Pub

We are a parent-run group that is putting on a series of sex education classes for parents over term 2 and 3 at the Post Office Hotel, Sydney Road, Coburg. We’re called Parenting in the Pub and what we do is create an informal space and friendly forum for parents and carers to get themselves educated when it…

Gameplan – ConnX Social Skills

Hi all, My name is Katherine and I am a Speech-Language Pathologist from Gameplan Education Strategies, a special educational and speech pathology practice in Brunswick East. I wanted to touch base as we are currently running a ConnX program – a social skills program for student aged 8-12, and are currently hoping to spread the…

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 …