Entries by wpscnewletter

Congratulations to our Principal

Congratulations to our principal Mr Devine who has received a Commonwealth Bank National Teaching Award in Sydney.  These national awards are granted through a joint initiative between the Commonwealth Bank and Schools Plus and are open to teachers and school leaders across all tiers; independent, catholic and government.  The award was given based on the […]

Mornington Peninsula Principals Conference

Brave Year 9 students  spoke at the Mornington Peninsula Principals conference which was held last week, the students did a great job, informing their audience of what they learnt and achieved while taking part in our young entrepreneurial program which we run in Year 8.  

Trade Training Centre is open!

 Trades Skills Centre official opening.mp3 The Trade Skills Centre has officially opened! Greg Hunt opened the STEM Centre earlier this week,  during his visit he spoke with local Primary school students about the fantastic things they have been doing during the four week program at the STEM Centre, the students where keen to show him their earthquake simulators which test […]

Southern Metropolitan Region Lawn Bowls Finals

On Monday March 6th four students from Western Port secondary College competed in the Southern Metropolitan Region Lawn Bowls Finals at Hampton Bowls Club. The competition was separated into 2 pools of 4 teams following a Round Robin format. The matches consisted of 8 ends or 50 minutes whichever came first. First match was a win […]

Carryon Op Shop

The Carryon Op Shop was officially opened on Saturday at 61 Cool Store Road Hastings. The Honorable Daniel Mulino presented Students and staff  with certificates of appreciation for the mural they painted on the side of building.  Carry On is a self funded organisation offering veterans support in areas of welfare, education and accommodation.

Sharks win state championship

Jordan Watson of Year 11 plays for the South East Sharks under 18 cricket team. The Sharks became state champions winning over East Select, congratulations Sharks! Sharks win championships              

Senior Girls Volley Ball

On Monday February 13th the Senior Girls volleyball team travelled to Mornington Secondary College to compete in the interschool competition. The competition was strong and consistent on the day. We were allocated to Pool B with Rosebud S.C and Dromana S.C. in our first match we faced Rosebud and were narrowly defeated in 2 sets […]

Senior Girls Cricket

On Tuesday February 13th the Senior girls played at Emil Madsen in a round robin competition. The girls won all three games easily against Dromana, Mt Eliza and Mornington. The final was against Mornington the girls batted first with all players scoring well. A special mention to Jordan Watson with the best score of 52 […]

STEM in Action

Check out the Western Port News to see our Primary STEM program in action with Tyabb Railway Station Primary School! https://issuu.com/westernportnews/docs/wpn_14_february_2017

INSTAGRAM AND TWITTER

Western Port Secondary College now has Instagram and Twitter, please follow us to see all our latest news and photos. Instagram: westernportsc Twitter: westernportsc  

First Whole School Assembly 2017

Thank you to Kayla Dooley for once again singing the National Anthem beautifully. Welcome back to all students, a special welcome to our Year 7’s and new students throughout all year levels from Mr Devine. Our school captains spoke at their first whole school assembly, welcoming everyone back with some words of wisdom. Mr Aldham […]

GDAY USA!

Twenty days in California visiting Disneyland, Knots Berry Farm, Hollywood, Golden Gate Bridge, Santa Monica, Universal Studios and so much more. Twelve Western Port students a wonderful time, two were even treated to a weekend in Vegas by their host family!  

Congratulations to our VCE students

Congratulations to all our VCE students who recently received their results for the year. We were thrilled to see our median subject study score jump 3 points to 26, which reflected an improvement in results across the bulk of students in the cohort. Congratulations to students Eleonor Rich and Matt Foy who received study scores […]

Congratulations Eleonore

Congratulations to Eleonore Rich who is the Dux of the College for 2016. Eleonore received a Study Score for English that put her in the top 5% of the state. Eleonore studied a higher level of mathematics and a language whilst her English score was over 30, she has been awarded a Baccalaureate – the […]

STUDENT LEADERSHIP TEAM 2017

I am pleased to advise the following students have been appointed to the leadership team for 2017: School Captains:  Matt Foy and Tenee Schneider Vice Captains:  Ben Miller, Georgia Baker, Katelyn Davis Transition Captains:  Bella Goddard and Jaycob Eyre Sports Captains:  Vicky Hogan-Keogh and Aaron Whitford Art Captain: Maggie Smith Congratulations to all these students.  […]