Melbourne High School, South Yarra

Name: Melbourne High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Forrest Hill
Town: South Yarra
Postcode: 3141
State: Victoria
Region Southern Metropolitan
Phone: (03) 9826 0711.
Fax: (03) 9826 8767.
Pupils: 1360

Melbourne High School is the only selective State School in Victoria for boys in Years 9 12. The School continues to maintain its standing as one of the finest schools in Australia and develops the finest thinkers and leaders in Australia.

The School is located close to the Melbourne Central Business District in the suburb of South Yarra, near the corner of Chapel Street and Alexandra Avenue.

Enrolment at Year 9 is determined by an Entrance Examination, held in June each year. High academic expectations continue through the School, resulting in outstanding VCE results and tertiary placements.

Excellent facilities and a highly professional teaching staff ensure that students develop quality academic approaches to learning, relevant computer skills, determined self direction, keen personal ambition, an optimistic spirit and a desire to make a significant contribution to society.


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