Year 9 Exhibition

The Year 9 Visible Poetry Unit was on display during the last two weeks of Term 3.  This unit of work aimed to challenge the student’s understandings of the conventional notions of poetry.  Students were encouraged to embrace new possibilities when constructing simple and meaningful poetry, and develop ‘voice’ by creating imaginative poems and artworks to express ideas in words and images….

YeS Project Launch

Jules O and Tulley D represented both Fitzroy High School and all government secondary schools across Australia when they participated in a student panel as part of the national launch of the YeS Project, an initiative of the Office of the eSafety Commissioner.The YeS Project is a workshop-based digital and social health program that encourages…

Year 8 Sport

Friday 31st August saw the Year 8’s out on Intermediate Sports day. A great day was had by all participants. Futsal: Congratulations to the boys Futsal team who won the final in the competitive section. The whole team put in a terrific effort however the MVP award was a tight split between Archie P who…

PLAYBACK: Save the Speigletent

Take a journey with us back in time, reliving the best moments of the last 100 years of the Melba Spiegeltent.  Book Tickets Playback: Save the Spiegeltent is the story of three sisters’ efforts to save the iconic venue from being demolished and developed into apartments. Employing help from the dazzling, dramatic and energetic acts…

GVBR Trivia Night

The GVBR Trivia Night was a huge success, selling out all 120 tickets. As a result of the funds raised we are able to assist several students with financial support to enable them attend the GVBR. We have the biggest group ever attending the ride this year to support this we are using some of…

Language Perfect World Championships

Students in Years 7 to 9 have have been trialling the program Education Perfect since the start of the school year. Italian teachers have received feedback about how it’s helping them learn languages. Congratulations to all participants in the Language Perfect World Championships 2018! The following students were awarded with medals: GoldDelilah H 8ZSilverSkye N…

Model United Nations Conference 2018

Big shout out to the year 11 politics class with Maria as well as year 12 students Angus N and Alex M who voluntarily participated in the Melbourne University model United Nations Conference that happened on the 26th of June.  They were part of a team of students from FHS who spoke in teams on…

VCAL and CNC Project Management

Tessa Williams from CNC Project Management, project managers of the Streamlining Hoddle Street Project, approached the school to engage with our students and to raise awareness about the career opportunities in engineering. Along with their teacher Riley, five Senior VCAL students were invited to participate in a site visit, requiring them to be kitted out…

Music Bridge Age Gap in History Project

Below is an article published by The Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria regarding one of our fantastic year 12 students: Sixty-one years separate Fitzroy High School student Januar Manirambona and Jennifer Barden. But a love of music has brought them together in friendship. Januar and Jennifer Januar is one of the Year 12 VCAL students…

Third campus for Fitzroy High School and Collingwood College Senior Secondary Partnership

As previously announced, the 2018-19 State Budget has allocated funds to plan for a new senior secondary campus to be shared by Collingwood College and Fitzroy High School on the Fitzroy Gasworks site. Both Collingwood College and Fitzroy High School will continue to operate at their currentlocations in addition to the new shared campus. The…