Today we held our annual ANZAC Day Ceremony. Thank you president of the Lakes Entrance RSL, Terry Kavanagh, who came and spoke to our students. Thanks also to the Lakes Entrance Primary School staff and students for their attendance. Lest we forget.
Thanks to the VCAL students for organizing Market Day and to everyone who took part through their donations and purchases. Thanks also to the Lakes Entrance Primary students who made the effort to come along to our event. We raised a total of $477.00 which we will pass on to Melon's Cottage on behalf of all participants of Market Day.
Boardies Day was a huge success and we were very fortunate with the beautiful weather over lunchtime. Our VCAL students did a great job planning and organizing the event - thanks to them and everyone who bought a gold coin donation for out of uniform and participated in our lunchtime activity / BBQ. We raised a total of over $200 for the Lakes Entrance Surf Lifesaving Club.
Students who have received the most Positive Recognition Awards this term headed off to Raymond Island for a day of koala spotting and sight seeing. The weather was perfect and a great day was had by all. Thanks to Lyn and Ms Rebeiro for taking us and a special thanks to Mr Fisher for cooking us a delicious lunch!
Our Year 10 cohort recently took part in a Careers Day organized by LESC, LLEN & The Smith Family. During the day they went 'on tour' to various local industry and had the chance to take part in a 'speed dating' exercise with dozens of our local employers to get a taste of what is available in our community. Thanks to all who contributed and took part!
Year 7 Camp was a blast! A vast array of outdoor activities were undertaken - an overnight camp in tents, team building and trust activities, abseiling, rock climbing, raft building, swimming, a high ropes activity, learning about wildlife and a day walk. Thank you to all the staff at Mount Bogong for making our camp fun and for encouraging us to get out of our comfort zones!
Welcome to our new Year 7 students and their families. We hope you found our information session informative and feel able to approach our staff with any queries you may have in the coming weeks, months and years. A big thankyou to all who attended and the VCAL students who prepared and cooked the BBQ.
Well done to all who participated in our Swimming Sports. A huge thanks also to the PE Staff who organized the event and our House Captains for making sure the events were filled and out teams were encouraged and supported. Results will be announced at our next Whole School Assembly!
For the first two days of the school year our Year 12 students attended a retreat at Mingling Waters, Nowa Nowa. It was great to see almost all of our Year 12 cohort in attendance and participating in the educational and team building activities.
Every year we celebrate the end of formal classes with several days of activities. Thanks to everyone who participated and helped run the sessions. This year we had everything from dance classes to paddle boat competitions at the beach and far too many other fabulous activities to mention!
Well done to our Class of 2016. Thank you to all of the support we receive from families over the years and good luck to all of our graduates on your endeavors. Remember - we are always here to support you in the future, please keep in touch!
This was the official last day of school for our Year 12 students. We had breakfast with staff and students, followed by a whole school assembly to celebrate our graduating class of 2016. Students were dismissed after a clean up and morning tea with staff at recess. Well done to our Year 12's on the way you conducted yourself on Celebration Day. Good luck with everything that is to come in the future!
A bus load of our students headed down to Newborough to participate in the regional Athletics. A great day was held with lots of fabulous results. Only 1st place goes through to state level...Ryan Marsden will be representing in the high jump. Well done to all involved and good luck Ryan at state!
Thank you to our school captains for running the assembly. Also, well done to all who presented and received awards and recognition for participation in the Maths Competition, VCAL Community Projects and to those who have acheived 100% attendance for this term.
The VCAL class held a fundraiser for the Bairnsdale Hopsital Oncology Ward at Lakes Entrance Secondary College. On the day students could bring a gold coin to wear out of uniform, a BBQ was held at lunch and students could also have their hair sprayed with coloured spray for a gold coin donation. Over $450 was raised at this event...well done!
We had 37 Basketballers travel to Bairnsdale to compete in the East Gippsland Regional Championships. The teams were, Year 7 girls, Year 7 boys, Year 8 boys (who won against Swifts Creek), Year 9/10 girls and the Year 9/10 boys (who won against Nagle College). Well done to all who were involved!
Over 4 days our VCAL students took to the road to engage grade 3, 4, 5 & 6 students from 5 primary schools in our Numeracy Week activities. Thanks to the VCAL students for organising and running this fabulous event, also a big thanks to the local primary schools for having us!
Over 4 days we had 236 grade 5 & 6 students from 7 primary schools attend our Science Week activities. Thanks to Mr Sentry and the VCAL students for organising and running this fabulous event, also a big thank you to Jan for driving the bus to pick up the attendees!
Well done to all who participated in our whole school athletics! The winning house will be announced at our celebration assembly on Wednesay 10th August.
Ten of our male students attended this worthwhile event with several other schools from our region. The luncheon helped with ideas about what to do when you finish school, learning and exploring different careers and ideas and inspiration in regards to what possible career pathways are out there.
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Ten of our female students attended this worthwhile event with several other schools from our region. The luncheon helped with ideas about what to do when you finish school, learning and exploring different careers and ideas and inspiration in regards to what possible career pathways are out there.
On the second last day of Term 2 students who had exhibited ongoing good behaviour and a positive contribution to our College were rewarded. Those involved went on an excursion to the Buchan Caves Reserve and a great day was had by all. The Positive Recognition Tally has been reset to zero for everyone so start trying to gain a place on the Term 3 Rewards Day!