VCAL Micro Enterprise Unit

Senior VCAL students are currently working with external business mentors to develop micro enterprise concepts. Students have formed concept teams and are developing business ideas from the ‘ground up’ including market research, branding, financials and product development. During remote learning, students have been meeting with mentors online, and working in teams to progress their business…

CHCC looking for players!

Clifton Hill Cricket Club (CHCC) are looking for players to join our inclusive club. They currently have two women’s teams playing in Cricket Victoria’s Women’s Community Cricket Competition, as well as a junior program for the younger players. They cater for all ages and abilities throughout the club and would welcome any students, parents or…

Happy Book Week!

Book Week has been a small but enthusiastic affair at Fitzroy High School in 2021. We have had a group of students compete in the Write a Book in a Day Competition, raising over $1000 for cancer research. We are also striding ahead with the Senior Students V Staff Reading Challenge (staff are currently in…

Services and support for students and their families

It can be challenging to process and manage changes to routines and the uncertainty that comes with COVID-19 and related restrictions – including moving to remote learning.  To support our school community during this time, resources and support are available for parents, carers and families.  These resources will help to support the mental health and wellbeing of…

Free Webinar: Supporting children during lockdown 6

Hi all, Yarra Communities that Care, in partnership with By Five, Berry Street and the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute are excited to invite parents to a FREE Webinar: ‘Free Webinar: Supporting children during lockdown 6 – a webinar for parents’ On: Thursday 2nd September,  2021. 7:00pm – 8:30pm Register here: https://www.trybooking.com/BTUMG This webinar is designed to provide practical…

Book Week – Write a Book in a Day Competition

The ‘Write a Book in a Day’ competition is a fundraiser for the Kids’ Cancer Project. The aim of the project was to write a short story or picture book in 12 hours, in order to raise money to contribute to childhood cancer research. All of the completed stories around Australia are included in the…

High School Innovation Challenge

Fitzroy High School is looking for five Year 9 and 10 participants to represent us in the High School Innovation Challenge.  This event is hosted over three days where students will work in teams of 4-5 and be mentored by scientists, academics or industry professionals in STEM to design, research and develop a real-world application.  The challenge will begin 8:30am…

Live and Online this week: parent sessions

Just released from eSmart are new online PD sessions suitable for the parent community.All sessions are fully funded by the Department of Education. Parenting in the Digital World (Parents)Wednesday 25 August   12pm – 1pmJoin a special online presentation of ‘Parenting in the Digital World’ hosted by an eSmart educational expert. Empower your children and family with skills…

VAGTC Parent Seminar Series

The Victorian Association for Gifted and Talented Children (VAGTC), in partnership with the Department of Education and Training, is hosting free online parent seminars which aim to educate and support parents of high ability children. The Parent Seminar Series is an initiative of the VAGTC and funded by the Department of Education and Training. Seminar…

2021 Arts Party!

Towards the end of November, Fitzroy High School will hold an Arts Party, including the Arts Party Show! This is in place of the school production which would normally have been held this year, as well as an acknowledgement that the school cabaret last year was an online event instead of a live one. We…