On 7th December Western Port Secondary College celebrated the Annual Awards night at Frankston Arts Centre. There were many students recognised for high achievement in a range of areas including community service, academic studies and sports. A highlight of the night was the first presentation of the Tim Bridge Scholarship for Music to two senior […]
On 30th November WPSC hosted another visit from a school in Japan- Nara University High School. We have previously hosted a visit from this school and it has been great for our students to gain another inter- cultural experience. The students had a great time participating in a variety of school activities during their visit.
Congratulations to our Year 12 students on finishing the school year. Staff, parents and friends celebrated with them at the Valedictory Dinner at Mornington Racecourse on 19th November.
On the 15th November we had our new Year 7 students for 2013 visit the school for secondary experience day. Students participated in a normal day of classes to help ease the transition to secondary school life next year. The students had a great time and got to meet many of their teachers for 2013.
Recently many students from our local feeder primary school visited WPSC for Grade 5 Discovery Day. This day gave students a taste of secondary school life for the first time. They were involved in many activities and especially enjoyed their time playing on the new playground!
Recently the Leadership team and LOTE teacher Thuy Ta visited our sister school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. WPSC has had a sister school relationship with SKM Aminuddin Baki since 2008, and this visit was seen as important in enhancing these ties. While there we observed classes, worked with staff on curriculum projects and completed preparation […]
At our recent school assembly it was pleasing to hear from Tenee Schneider (Yr 7) and Tash Green (Yr 9) who spoke about the amazing fund raising effort they completed with their student groups to raise money for the Wheel Chair Foundation. They presented a $500 cheque to Jeff Harvey who represented Hastings Rotary. Jeff […]
Congratulations to all the Western Port Secondary College students who competed in the Southern Zone athletics at Ballam Park on the 6th September. All students represented our school very well and had an enjoyable day competing against other local schools. Pictured are the U15 Girls relay team after their victory. Thanks to Tracey Hall, John […]
Recently Western Port Secondary College hosted a visit from Kadokawa City Junior High School. This was great opportunity for our students to meet students from a Japanese high school. The cultural experience is important for many of our students and we hope to continue these visits into the future. While in Australia the students attended […]
Western Port Secondary College has been hosting the annual Hastings Literacy Festival. Students from many local primary schools and Year 7-8 WPSC students have been entertained by writers and illustrators in various workshops. We would like to thank Justin D’Ath, Mark Wilson, Phil Kettle, Tony Sowersby and Sue Lawson for their time in sharing the […]