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Year 10 2020 Information Session – Monday 22 July 2019

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ESSENDON CAMPUS 2020

Stepping up to Year 10 – Monday 22 July 2019

Information will be presented on Year 10 subject selection and career pathways.

Course Information Handbooks will be distributed after the session.

All Year 9 students are required to attend the Introductory Session

accompanied by at least one parent/guardian.

Essendon Arts Centre Opening – Thursday 18th July

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Essendon Keilor College

Warmly invites you to the Formal Opening of

Essendon Arts

Centre

When: Thursday 18th July

Time: 6.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Where: Essendon Campus, 286 Buckley Street Essendon (Enter via McCracken Street Entrance)

Dress fabulously

 

RSVP required: Lisa Nugent – [email protected] by 17th July

Contact during School Term – 9319 1300

NAPLAN – Year 7 and 9 (14th to 16th May)

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he National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) is an annual assessment for students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. It has been an everyday part of the school calendar since 2008.

NAPLAN tests the sorts of skills that are essential for every child to progress through school and life, such as reading,
writing, spelling and numeracy. The assessments are undertaken nationwide, every year, in the second full week in May.

NAPLAN is made up of tests in the four areas (or ‘domains’) of:

  • reading
  • writing
  • language conventions (spelling, grammar and punctuation)
  • numeracy.

NAPLAN tests skills in literacy and numeracy that are developed over time through the school curriculum.

You can find an easy to understand infographic that gives useful information on the NAPLAN tests and their benefits

https://www.nap.edu.au/naplan

Niddrie Campus Official Opening – March 15th 2019

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On Friday the 15th of March 2019, the Niddrie Campus of Essendon Keilor College was officially opened by THE HON. BEN CARROLL MP. Ten years in the making with a $10 million pledge from the Andrews Labor Government  rebuilt the Niddrie campus with a truly 21st century learning environment. Congratulations to the whole school community especially Principal David Adamson and Campus Principal Heather Hawkins.

Parent Teacher Conferences – Monday 18th March 2019

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Dear Parents/Guardians, Year 7 to 12 Essendon Keilor College

Parent Teacher Interviews (Essendon, Keilor and Niddrie Campuses) will be held at the Essendon Campus (286 Buckley Street Essendon) on Monday 18th March 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:50 p.m. There are no scheduled classes for students on this day, however, students should attend the interviews with their parent/s or guardian/s. Please access the Compass Parent Portal to book your interview appointments with teachers. The Parent Teacher Interview online booking system is available on the Compass portal until Monday the 18th March at 11.00am.

Teachers will not be available from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. due to their dinner break.
The link to Compass can be found on the College website at www.ekc.vic.edu.au if you have forgotten your Compass password, click on can’t access your account? If you are unable to access Compass, please contact your campus office.