Visit from Damon Gameau

On Tuesday 21 May 2019, Damon Gameau, the creator and star of “That Sugar Film”, visited Fitzroy High School to address all Indigo students and students from the Future Makers 9-10 Excel. Damon presented some of his exciting new findings from the past three years while creating his new film. The film, titled 2040, is…

New Film 2040: Special Opening Weekend Offer

Fitzroy High School students will be able to see the new film 2040 free of charge on its opening weekend at Palace Cinemas. The offer applies to all sessions of 2040 on Saturday 25/05/2019 and Sunday 26/05/2019 at the following locations: Palace Balwyn, Brighton Bay, Cinema Como, Kino and Westgarth. To view the full ticket…

Rehearsals Underway for Production “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland”

Rehearsals for this years Production, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” are successfully underway and students are working vigorously to prepare for the performances which will be held on the 5th – 7th September at the Collingwood College Theatre. Ticket information will be announced soon as well as the display of the show billboard; so please stay…

Term 1 Year 8 Sport MVPs

Congratulations to the Term 1 Year 8 Sport MVPs: Tennis Girls – Claudia C. Tennis Boys – Will P. Baseball/Softball Boys – Jules L. Baseball/Softball Girls – Maya D. Cricket – Jules P. Cricket Participation – Luca G. Volleyball Girls – Ridwan A. Volleyball Boys Tied – Ari J. and Esteban F.

Principal’s Report, May 2019

Dear families, A belated welcome to Term 2. As mentioned in the last Principal’s Report, we are continuing to work on improving student attendance, with an increased focus on accounting for unexplained absences as well as undertaking targeted wellbeing and engagement programs and teaching strategies for students at risk. We are planning on holding some…

Years 7 and 8 Cross Country Report

This week, Cross Country was held at Edinburgh Gardens for Years 7 and 8 students. Cross Country requires speed, stamina, endurance and, most of all, a positive and strong mind set. These young students were able to push themselves, achieving a sense of self-pride after completing the 2.2km Cross Country course. For some students, it…

Tram Network Upgrades

Public Transport Victoria and Yarra Trams will commence work to renew tram tracks and overhead wiring on Monday 3 June 2019. Tram network upgrades will occur on Queens Parade and High Street between Dummett Crescent (Fitzroy North) and Walker Street (Northcote). Preliminary works will occur from Monday 3 June 2019 to Friday 7 June 2019,…

Yarra Trams Works

Yarra Trams is currently planning works on Queens Parade, Clifton Hill which will require road closure and changes to local public transport stops. This work is due to commence in June 2019 for approximately 1 week.

Hitsy Fitz FM

Ever hummed along to the music that plays on the school’s loudspeaker system at the end of lunch?  Ever thought to yourself as you hummed… ‘I love this song!!’ Or conversely, ‘This song?!? I can’t stand this song!’… Ever wondered who makes the call on the music selection? Well know you can stop wondering, and…

Year 7 Italian

Last year in Year 7 Italian one of our projects was to research a region of Italy and present it in whatever form we liked. After studying some geography and uniqueness of the regions of Italy, I decided to research Liguria because it looked beautiful and interesting, with its beautiful food, wild forests and colorful…