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

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Welcome to Gisborne Secondary

Welcome to 2014 at Gisborne Secondary College. Our secondary college is an integral part of the Macedon Ranges Community. Our well resourced campus is located in the township of Gisborne 20 minutes from the outer suburbs of Melbourne.

Established in 1981, Gisborne Secondary College provides a safe, expansive and future focused learning environment for 1020 students in Years 7 to 12.

 

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...

Curriculum

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


    VCE
    The Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) is the certificate that the majority of students in Victoria receive on satisfactory completion of their secondary education.
    VCAL
    Gisborne Secondary College also offers the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) as a valid alternative to the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE).
    VET
    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.

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

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

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

    Achievement
    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

Tue Sep 02 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
Out of Uniform Day
Wed Sep 03 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
EYES Youth Health
Thu Sep 04 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
Region Athletics
Fri Sep 05 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
Pupil free day
Fri Sep 12 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
Region Junior & Intermediate Basketball
Thu Sep 18 @ 4:00PM - 08:00PM
Y 9 - 10 Student - Parent - Teacher Interviews
Fri Sep 19 @ 9:00AM - 03:15PM
Term 3 Last Day

Current News

  • 5000 Poppies

    Students in Y9/10 Textiles and Garment Construction classes have joined forces to make a poppy for the 1914+ Poppies project.

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  • College Tours

    Principal Andrew Robertson  hosts Gisborne Secondary College tours for prospective Students and thier Families every Thursday at 9.15am.  To register call 5428 3691 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

     
  • Victorian School of Languages

    Learn French or Italian

     
  • Student Accident Insurance

    Gisborne Secondary College does not have a whole-of-school accident insurance policy. Hence, Parents/Guardians are responsible for the cost of medical treatment for injured students, including any transport costs. Reasonably low cost accident insurance policies are available from commercial insurers.

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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