Ann Stratford, Principal

FAREWELL TO YEAR 12 STUDENTS Last week we farewelled our Year 12 students and congratulated them on their wonderful achievement in completing Year 12.   We wish them well and look forward to hearing about their future successes and achievements.  I look forward to celebrating the end of their educational journey… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

NAPLAN RESULTS This week we received our NAPLAN results. Year 7 and Year 9 families will receive their certificates next week. We have plenty to celebrate including:  Year 9 Numeracy – Students in the top 3 bands have increased by 15% since 2017. The introduction of the numeracy classes which… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

Mobile Phone Policy The Mooroolbark College Council is currently reviewing the Mobile Phone Policy prior to the beginning of 2020.  The College Council has asked the Student Representative Council to seek input from students on their behalf and will also be seeking input from parents and staff.   In essence, the… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

NATIONAL ASSESSMENT PROGRAM – LITERACY AND NUMERACY (NAPLAN) NAPLAN is the National Assessment Program for Literacy and Numeracy.  These tests are given each year to students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 and measure their knowledge and skills in literacy and numeracy.  NAPLAN also provides valuable information to teachers… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

SWIMMING CARNIVAL The Swimming Carnival was held on Monday 18th February.  It was an amazing day with students enthusiastically participating in an array of events.   I would like to thank Lachie Mann for his organisation of an excellent program.  I would also like to thank all the staff for their… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

Welcome back, I hope everyone has had a wonderful festive season, with plenty of time with family and friends.  I would like to extend a warm welcome to all our new students and their families.   At the beginning of 2019 welcome many new staff to the College.as follows;  Michelle… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

As the school year draws to a close, I would like to thank everyone for their ongoing support of the College as we continue to strive for excellence to ensure our students have the best possible educational outcomes.  This year has been an exciting one for the College with the… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

With 8 weeks of the 2018 school year to go there is still a lot happening at Mooroolbark College.  Our Year 12 students who are doing their VCE commenced their exams this week.  They have worked hard and prepared well with the support of their teachers.  We look forward to… Read More

Ann Stratford, Principal

Last week NAPLAN results were released nationwide.  NAPLAN is of most value to staff to inform their teaching practices for both individual students and for cohorts.  As educators, we know we are making a difference and this supports to refine our practices and provides an opportunity to assess if programs… Read More