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Middle Years Chess Team

Last Thursday it was or our Middle years team’s turn to head to the State Finals. This competition was held in Wantirna at the Hungarian Community Centre. Although they didn’t bring home any trophies, many personal records were achieved. Best of all was how well they represented the College with their courteous and polite manner and excellent sportsmanship. Well done!

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Is Your Child Travelling on a School Bus in 2019?

In the lead up to the 2019 school year, all travellers wishing to access School Bus Program services, are required to login to the School Bus Management System and submit their travel applications. The school wishes to stress to parents that safety is our number one priority.  If your child is not registered and is still travelling on a bus, then the School Bus Management System and our school records…

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State Champions!

Our Girls Chess Team are – once again – state champions. Their daily practice at recess and lunch times, strategy discussion and dedication make the team deserving of this win. Well done ladies! Now off to Nationals on the 3rd of December.

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Rubicon 2018

24 Year 10 students were selected to take part of this life-changing educational experience during the last week of Term 3. Rubicon has a strong focus on modelling sustainable and well-being practices and strategies as well as empowering students to develop beliefs, values, attitudes and behaviours that will lead to life-long positive growth. Students achieve success through a customised learning journey within a small community, living in a healthy, happy, and…

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Art Club Creations

Come along and try your creative skills with new materials and techniques. Art Club meets every Wednesday at Recess and Lunch in room B16.

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Donations of our fresh produce heading to our local charity The Four C’s

Yes! Funding Awarded. Thank you to all those who voted.

Woohoo!! Pakenham Secondary College has been awarded the funding for Pick My Project. Thank you to the amazing support of our school community. 🎉🎉🎉 We will keep you posted as more information on this project takes shape. Background: Pakenham Secondary College has been awarded a Community Grant from the Victorian Government’s Pick My Project initiative. The project will be based in our Science and Mathematical studies with additional project work undertaken through Food Technology…

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Student NAPLAN Results: Celebration Time

To celebrate the literacy and numeracy growth shown in this year’s Naplan results, students were treated to a sausage sizzle. More celebrations in store later in the year. Photos by Photography Captain Emily Zinnow.

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Amazing Orchard in the Works

Our incredible Enviro class students and awesome teacher Allison Barrie have been busy this morning planting 34 trees around the College. Did we mention the herb garden also planted in front of the Food Tech building? This was all possible to the commitment of both students and teacher and a generous donation of trees by Graham’s Factree, a wholesale fruit tree farm in Hoddles Creek. So far, the team has…

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Year 7s Health and Wellbeing day

Last Friday, 7th September, our  Year 7s had a school day with a difference. And it was everything but boring! Students had an opportunity to try out new things, play team games and get to know other students in different types of activities. Check out the photos and videos from the day.

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French Day was MAGNIFIQUE!

This year, students were treated to the wonderful (and fun) Vive La France Theatre performers, French cooking classes and drama games linked to famous French notables from history! They loved the experience!  

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