Entries by wpscnewletter

Point Leo Life Guards

Congratulations to the newest members of the Point Leo Surf Life Saving Club. These Year 10 students have worked extremely hard all year and have now successfully completed their bronze medallion assessment.

Human Powered Vehicle Race – Maryborough

IMG_2746 – The start! Congratulations to the riders at RACV Energy Breakthrough Race at Maryborough over the weekend. Thank the  the staff and parents who helped out, it wouldn’t be possible without your hard work and dedication. Final Results: 485 laps = 679km’s Overall Race finish – 19th from 111 trikes Category (Mixed Open)Finish Race – […]

2017 Valedictory

Held at the Mornington Race Course, we congratulated and said farewell to our Year 12’s of 2017. The night comprises of an award ceremony, speeches and a special gift of a video made by staff at the College.It was lovely to see our students dressed in formal for the occasion, they all looked stunning. If […]

Year 10 Water Safety Teachers

The Year 10’s couldnt have wished for better weather to teach beach safety to Grade 5 and Six students from Tyabb Primary School. #westernportsc #tyabbprimaryschool #watersafety

Beacon Charter Signing

Annual Year 10 Beacon Charter Signing – a Pledge to complete secondary schooling. Thank you to special guests past students Holly and Sam Malcolm and thank you Amy Monty owner of Image Hair in Mornington for sharing your inspiring stories, we appreciate you all taking time from your busy lives to talk to our students. […]

Lest we forget

“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old; Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them.”   Lest we forget

Tom Finn wins silver

The State Championship Athletics were held at Lakeside Oval Albert Park on Monday the 23rd of October. Tom competed in the Under 15 Javelin his best throw of 45 meters earning him the silver medal. Congratulations to Tom and all the students who competed. Well done!

Book Swap Buy and Sell

Parents/ Guardians are invited to use the Book Swap Buy and Sell forum on Facebook, you will find it pinned to the top of the College Facebook page. This event has been created as forum for members of the College community to buy, swap and sell unused text books. Please post details of the items […]

Red Frog

Digger from Red Frog popped in to speak with our Year 12’s about schoolies and safe party practices, giving the students valuable information on how to take care of themselves and their friends during hectic times such as schoolies. #westernportsc #redfrogs

Bendigo Bank Leadership Camp

Year 10 students attended the camp at Portsea, this camp encourages students who show leadership qualities to consider methods of team building and communication. #westernportsc #bendigobank#Bendigobanlleadershipcamp

District Athletes at Ballam Park

We are so proud of our sports stars. There were so many other competitors from so many other schools yet our students stepped up to the podium so many times. Well done to everyone for giving it their best shot!

MAT Program 2017

You are stronger than you think. Small steps matter. Learning never ends. Accept challenges. VCAL students completed their Martial Arts Training (MAT program) component yesterday with the well known technique – breaking boards. The program has taught the students some invaluable life lessons. Well done and congratulations. #westernportsc #martialarts #VCAL

You Yangs Camp

In Early September the Year 12 Outdoor Education Class spent three days in the You Yangs National Park. The group rock climbed, abseiled and mountain biked up, down and around the beautiful mountainous area.

School Wide Positive Behaviour Support

On Tuesday August 29, all Western Port staff participated in a professional development day. The day focused on the School Wide Positive Behaviour Support (SWPBS) framework. SWPBS  is a framework that will build a positive culture of teaching and learning at the College. The framework is well supported by evidence from around the world and […]

Kade’s UK Tour

Kade has recently returned from a three week cricket tour of the UK.  Representing the Mornington Peninsula Cricket Association. Winning four out of eight games really showed their opponents they mean business! Kade and his team mates a had a great adventure with watching the Test at Lords being the highlight of the trip. Well […]

Thank you KK Steel

Western Port Secondary College would like to thank Mr Kevin Toohey and the boys from KK Steel for their continued support to the College. Kevin recently came to the College to help staff member, Ms Christina Moss to set up the welding bays in our new Trade Training Centre. The school is now offering new […]

7B Afternoon Tea

On the 15th of August 7B invited an important person/people in their life to an Afternoon Tea. The Year 7’s cooked scones beforehand for their important person/people and the Year 9 café class made drinks for the visitors. They served different types of jams and cream with their scones. The year 7’s created plates and […]

Year Holocaust Excursion

On Monday the 14th August a group of 39 students and four staff members traveled to the Holocaust Centre to help students have a better understanding of the issues of identity, human rights, conflict and tolerance. Students are currently studying the texts ‘Night’ and ‘Schindler’s List’ and their ability to answer and ask questions at […]