2020 term dates
|Start date||Finish date|
|Term 1||28 January
Students start 29 January in government schools
|Term 2||14 April||26 June|
|Term 3||13 July||18 September|
|Term 4||5 October||18 December|
Dr Mimmie Watts is a strategic thinker, advocate, a public speaker and a Public Health Expert and a leader in women’s health, gender health and international health. Mimmie spoke to a small group of students are the Essendon Campus empowering students to become partners in school decision making. She encouraged all students to contribute to improving their communities and discover the many opportunities available to them.
Congratulations to all our staff and students involved in our 2019 Production – ‘School of Rock’.
The show was amazing and it was beautiful to see the support for all staff and students involved.
|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
28, 29 30 August
Essendon Keilor College Presents “School of Rock” | TryBooking Australia
Essendon Keilor College Presents “School of Rock” – Based on the iconic, hit movie, this irresistible new musical follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn an extra bit of cash by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight A pupils into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping mind-blowing rock band. But can he get them to the Battle of the Bands without their parents and the school’s headmistress finding out?
Essendon Keilor College
Warmly invites you to the Formal Opening of
When: Thursday 18th July
Time: 6.00 – 8.00 p.m.
Where: Essendon Campus, 286 Buckley Street Essendon (Enter via McCracken Street Entrance)
RSVP required: Lisa Nugent – [email protected] by 17th July
Contact during School Term – 9319 1300
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:
- language conventions (spelling, grammar and punctuation)
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