Business Start-up Boot Camp

What solutions can be found to help solve the problem of affordable housing in Melbourne for young people? In September, Unit 3/4 Business Management students were challenged to develop solutions to this very real issue. As part of a full day Student Start-up Bootcamp run by the Melbourne Innovation Centre, students were taken through a…

Merri Creek Clean up by Earth Bottles

Earth Bottles are currently running a Clean the coast tour alongside Ash Grunwald (a well know blues musician and co -owner of Earth Bottles) and are launching their next clean up at Merri Creek on October 5th.  All staff and students are invited to come along and join the clean up.

Relay for Life 2019

Melbourne Relay for Life, a 24 hour Cancer Council Victoria fundraising event – will take place at Lakeside Stadium, Albert Park on October 26-27, 2019. There is still plenty of time for teams to register at relayforlife.org.au and be a part of a memorable experience!

NAPLAN Results 2019

Frequently asked questions – Individual student reports NAPLAN assesses the fundamental skills – reading, writing, spelling and numeracy – that are essential for every child to progress through school and life. Questions assess content linked to the Australian Curriculum: English and Mathematics. Every two years, students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 take the…

VCAL visit to Lentil as Anything

On September 5 the Year 12 VCAL student cohort visited Lentil As Anything in Thornbury. After a successful work experience placement at the cafe, one of the students, Dan Ilsley, decided to create an artwork as a “thank you”. Dan worked closely with integration staff in the school’s Hands On Learning program to complete the…

FITZROY HIGH SCHOOL TO SHARE IN $515M MAINTENANCE BLITZ

“We know students get the most out of their education when they have safe, modern classrooms to learn in, and first-rate facilities the school community can feel proud of.” “The Victorian Government is investing $515 million in our state schools to ensure Richmond students can attend a great local school and get a great education.”…

Year 9 Camp recounts

We departed from Fitzroy High School on Tuesday 23rd of July and it was a gloomy and wet morning. We arrived at Valley Homestead in Ovens Valley by 1pm and it was sunny and picturesque. There were lots of activities on offer but I only wanted to do two: the flying fox and the free…

Model UN Conference in Italian

On the 9th of August three senior students from Fitzroy High proudly attended the Model United Nations Conference hosted at CO.AS.IT resource centre in Carlton. The topic for debate was Combating Climate Change: Committing to global action. More than 60 students representing more than 15 countries took part in this initiative. A UNAAV Model UN…