Key Dates

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Please be advised that the General Office will be closed from 4pm this Thursday 19 December and will reopen Tuesday 28 January. We would like to wish all parents, guardians and students a safe and enjoyable holiday break. The first day back for all students will be Thursday 30 January 2020

Campion Book Collection – Friday 22nd November

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For those families who elected to have their 2020 books delivered to the school by Campion, this will be occurring on Friday of this week [Week 7] between 9AM and 4PM.  The books will be collected from the large space adjacent to the staffroom located in Building A.  Please enter via the double doors located just before the main front office.  …

School Opening

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It was with great pleasure that we hosted the Honourable Natalie Hutchins MP for Sydenham to open the school on Wednesday the 8th of August. Natalie was a key driver in the establishment of the school and it was wonderful to hear her speak to our student leaders about the importance of Springside West Secondary College as an educational facility …

Stars in the making

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On Friday the 26th of July, Springside West competed in the national Wakakirri competition at The Clocktower Centre in Moonee Ponds. When we arrived, everyone was excited but equally nervous. We were competing against four other schools, Arnolds Creek Primary School, Kismet Park Primary School, Ballarat Grammar Junior School and Hoppers Crossing Secondary College. The atmosphere backstage between all five …

Administration on the move

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At the start of term three all operations of the administration will move to the new administrative section of the school in the south western corner of the school- building A. We ask for your patience while we undertake the very extensive work of setting up in the new space. The library and careers/pathways office will also be set up …

Western United FC and George Cross FC

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We are very pleased to announce that Springside West Secondary College will formally be entering into a joint use partnership with the new A-League club Western United FC and George Cross. Western United FC require a temporary training base while their training and administration facilities are established in Truganina over the next two years. Under this arrangement the school will …

Oval upgrade

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Melton City Council have passed the following motion in a recent meeting: That officers commence discussions with the principal of Springside West Secondary College about the potential of establishing a sporting league standard oval on the school site.  These discussions to include the Victorian School Building Authority and the possibility of a partnership arrangement with the school and Council. A …

Time Capsule

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It was with pleasure that we buried our time capsule last week. In a letter to students of 2039, I speculated on the way the world may be different in the future: Future predictions in 2019 centre around the growing role of artificial intelligence and the way it will transform work and our society. If the futurist pundits of 2019 …

New buildings

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I am pleased to report that during the term break the new school buildings were formally handed over to the school. These buildings are the gymnasium, the theatre and performing arts block, and the administration area and library. We will move into these areas over time as we continue to staff the school. Some areas, like the theatre and the …