An invitation to come and see what makes us different. SCHOOL ALIVE TOURS 2008 We are happiest when prospective parents and students pay us a visit to see for themselves what makes us different. Come and chat to our staff and to our students as they show you around their school at one of our School Alive Tours. PAGE: 23 COLOUR: CMYK
Friday 7 March, 9.30am I Thursday 1 May, 9.30am Wednesday 13 August, 9.30am I Tuesday 28 October, 9.30am YEAR 11 ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS Academic scholarships will be offered for students entering Year 11 in 2009. Overnewton scholarships are available to both current and prospective students. Applications Close: Friday April 4, 2008. Examination Date: Saturday April 12, 2008 Please call Shirley Seit on 9334 0140 for details about Scholarships or to confirm your interest in attending School Alive tours or one of our weekly tours.
Broadmeadows, Erinbank and Hillcrest secondary colleges merged in August 2007 to become Hume Central Secondary College. The new school will have three campuses comprising two Years 7–9 campuses and a Years 10–12 campus. Building of the new Years 7-9 campuses on Blair Street and Dimboola Road has started and is expected to be completed in early 2009. Building of the senior campus, which will be located on the south-west corner of Town Park, is expected to start in late 2008 and be completed in late 2009.
Professional staff Our professional staff are dedicated to creating a caring and vibrant environment to nurture your child’s learning and development. To help your child reach their full potential, our teachers will tailor a learning plan that best suits how your child learns.
Top rate facilities The buildings for our new school will be different. They have been designed to cater for how students learn best and will incorporate the latest in educational design to create a great environment that encourages and supports student learning. Features of the new school include: • Latest technology, including hand-held computers and interactive whiteboards • Specialist science classrooms • Modern sporting facilities • Performing arts studios for music and drama tuition and production • Flexible learning areas
Our partner Our new school’s strong partnership with Kangan Batman TAFE means senior students will have more curriculum opportunities and access to a broad range of facilities.
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contact: Hume Central Secondary College (Blair Street campus) – Greg Williams, Co-principal, 9309 1988 Hume Central Secondary College (Erinbank campus) – Denise Veltre, Co-principal, 9309 6855
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The multi-campus school will offer a more extensive curriculum that better reflects the needs and interests of students and supports their development as independent life-long learners. The school will have the latest technology, which will help make student learning relevant. Senior students will have the choice of VCE, VET, VCAL courses that will engage and provide them with career direction and more opportunities than ever before.
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Hume Central Secondary College – the new school in Broadmeadows
Keilor Campus: 2-30 Overnewton Rd. Taylors Lakes Campus: 39-57 Robertsons Rd. www.overnewton.vic.edu.au
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