Northland Secondary College, Preston East
Name: Northland Secondary College
Type: Secondary School
Address: 62 Murray Road
Town: Preston East
Region Northern Metropolitan
Phone: (03) 9478 1333.
Fax: (03) 9471 0929.
Northland SC offers a vibrant and progressive secondary education and is set in approximately 6 hectares of grounds, adjacent to Northland shopping centre, a major transport hub.
The collegel offers a general Yr 7 - 12 education, as well as a range of specialist courses. Northland S.C. is well known for its excellence in the fields of the Visual and Performing Arts, Koori Education and student welfare. It is also respected in Industry and Tertiary education circles for the excellence of the education and training provided within the college's specialist courses, and for the schools innovative approach to teaching the V.C.E., which attracts students from across the public and private sectors.
Northland Secondary College:
· aims to provide a vibrant and innovative educational environment for both students and the wider community.
· is committed to providing a challenging, broad, inclusive and purposeful curriculum which empowers students to be effective in society and prepares them for further work or study
· values diversity and cultural differences
· believes that all students can become successful and confident members of society and
· encourages the active participation by parents, students and the community in all aspects of the school.
Northland Secondary College firmly believes that all students have the right to an education that challenges, extends, and supports them. The curriculum at Northland S.C. is designed to support this. In addition to formal classroom lessons in the eight Key Learning Areas students are expected to participate in a wide range of other learning activities.