Geelong High School, East Geelong

Name: Geelong High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Ryrie Street
Town: East Geelong
Postcode: 3219
State: Victoria
Region Barwon South Western
Phone: (03) 52292221
Fax: (03) 52296702
Pupils: 900

Geelong High School, a Years 7 to 12 educational setting for 900 students, has provided tradition, innovation, discipline and excellence in education in Geelong since 1910 as it has, in the words of its motto, Vitae Nos Parat , 'prepared students for life.'  There is a clear evidence throughout our proud history, and in the current education environment, that Geelong High School continues to support students in realising excellent results.

Geelong High School strives to provide a learning environment which will develop the full potential of all students.  It aims to challenge students to be their best, to assist them to develop freely as individuals, intellectually and socially, and to prepare them to contribute positively to their community.  Meeting the particular learning and welfare needs of each student in the school's central focus.

The school values the partnership with parents, recognising the complementary roles in encouraging and inspiring students, nurturing their aspirations and supporting their successful transition to higher education, career choice and citizenship.


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