Melton Road, Gisborne, Victoria 3437 - (03) 5428 3691


Current News

  • Parent Forum - Our School Community: Protecting Our Teenagers

    Parent Forum Wednesday June 17th

    Our School Community:  Protecting Our Teenagers

    7pm College Library

    We wish to invite all members of our parent community to participate in a discussion forum at Gisborne Secondary College.

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  • Macedon Ranges Youth Awards - Nominations Open

    Do you know a local young person between 12 and 25 years of age who lives, works or goes to school in the Macedon Ranges who deserves to be publicly acknowledged and celebrated? Are they excelling in the Arts? Are they giving there all to their education? Are they an exceptional employee or apprentice? Best on ground in a sporting endeavour? Or do they contribute to our community or fly the flag for youth mental health and wellbeing or the environment? If you do, then we want to hear from you.

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Transition from Primary School

Grade 5 & 6 students spend at least four days at Gisborne Secondary College before beginning here each new academic year. The learning centres, combined with a peer mentoring program, ensure that every Year 7 student is closely monitored and their learning is targeted.Read more...


Gisborne Secondary College has a broad, diverse and well-documented curriculum that puts puts the students at the centre. With over 65 VCE, VCAL and VET units on offer every year the college offers a learning program second to none. Read more...

Pathways to the future

Gisborne Secondary's Career Pathway Planning programming assists each student to select and explore engaging career options right from day one. The college links with the University of Melbourne, Deakin University and Federation University, as well as providing significant VET, apprenticeship and traineeship options. Read more...
  • Curriculum

    Gisborne Secondary College is proud to be able to offer our students a wide range of subjects. Our extensive facilities enable us to offer both technical and academic courses.


    Post Compulsory

    The Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) is the certificate that the majority of students in Victoria receive on satisfactory completion of their secondary education.


    Gisborne Secondary College also offers the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) as a valid alternative to the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE).


    Gisborne Secondary College offers a broad range of vocational education opportunities for students.

  • The House and Mentor system provides a unique opportunity for students to engage with the broader aspects of school life, form important and lifelong relationships with others and experience a wide range of leadership opportunities.



  • Gisborne Secondary College values respect, diversity, innovation and achievement. Through a wide range of learning opportunities, students develop fulfilling and independent lives.

    We care for our environment. We treat each other with care, civility and empathy. We listen to each other.


    We accept each other, and acknowledge the right to express our individuality within the College rules and ethos.


    We value the freedom to generate ideas, to create and to change things for the better.


    We aspire to our best and celebrate excellence in all its forms.

    In valuing the right of every student to reach their full potential, the college creates a positive, friendly and safe environment, which engenders in students self-confidence, self-efficacy and a sense of pride and direction. Our students are well-behaved, polite, courteous and happy. We are proud of their significant achievements in science and technology, English literature, performing and visual arts and sport.

Upcoming Events

Mon Jul 13 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
First Day of Term 3
Tue Jul 14 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Year 9 Subject Readiness Assessment
Wed Jul 15 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
MRH Youth Clinic
Thu Jul 16 @ 4:00PM - 08:00PM
VCE/VCAL Parent Teacher Interviews
Thu Jul 23 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
2016 Subject Expo
Wed Jul 29 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
VTAC Information Evening
Wed Aug 05 @ 4:00AM - 08:00PM
2016 Course Advice Evenings (Y10 / 11)

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Contact Us

College Reception, Hours of Business: 8.30am - 4.30pm, Monday - Friday

Gisborne Secondary College
Melton Rd, Gisborne, 3437

Principal: Andrew Robertson

Telephone: (03)5428 3691
Fax: (03)5428 4018
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Student Absences - before 9.00am, Telephone: (03)5428 0899

If you wish to provide feedback on any aspect of the school’s operation (either positive or negative) and want to contact the school directly, please send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To complete a pre-enrolment enquiry, click on the Enrolment Enquiry Page

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Melton Rd, Gisborne, Victoria