Taylors Lakes Secondary College, Taylors Lakes
Name: Taylors Lakes Secondary College
Type: Secondary School
Address: 1-39 Parmelia Drive
Town: Taylors Lakes
Region Western Metropolitan
Phone: (03) 9390 3130.
Fax: (03) 9390 3056.
Taylors Lakes Secondary College commenced classes in 1992. The current enrolment is around 1050 students across years 7-12. The college is single campus and is situated on approximately 8 hectares, adjacent to Taylors Lakes Primary School and the Taylors Lakes Recreation Club. The school is located approximately 22 km north west of Melbourne G.P.O.
The College is part of a multi cultural community. It has a small percentage of students born overseas, however a large percentage of students' parents were born in countries where English is not the main language.
Taylors Lakes Secondary College acknowledges that all students have the capacity to learn and that it is the role of schooling to extend students to their full potential by ensuring that they are engaged in a broad range of studies and experiences. It also acknowledges the role of parents as the first educators of their children and the central role of teachers in the learning process. It emphasises the strong mutual respect between parents and teachers that is essential for our students' successful development. The college strives for a socially just program that supports students from all backgrounds and that encourages cooperation and teamwork. Individual input is also valued. The college is committed to continuing to provide a strong foundation for students' intellectual, physical, social, moral, spiritual and aesthetic development. By providing a supportive and nurturing environment, we contribute to the development of students' self worth, enthusiasm for learning and optimism for the future.