Why Essendon Keilor College

Because we’re passionate about:

  • facilitating every student’s progress; their expression of personal best across diverse disciplines and in a range of contexts
  • educating the whole person
  • developing global citizens of good character, who are community minded and live ethically
  • providing a positive schooling experience that gives students every opportunity to be happy and have fun while learning
  • ensuring our graduates are future-ready.

We achieve this by:

  • providing a safe, orderly, stimulating learning environment
  • fostering a values based, inclusive and friendly culture
  • delivering quality personalised learning programs
  • using varied approaches to deliver a modernised, relevant curriculum
  • offering broad ranging co-curricular opportunities
  • valuing student voice and fostering leadership skills
  • providing a range of study pathways
  • promoting a service ethic.

Our students appreciate that they are:

  • known and heard
  • held to high expectations
  • encouraged to demonstrate excellence – their peak performance
  • instructed and mentored by expert, dedicated teachers
  • given the support or challenge they need
  • offered learning choices
  • exposed to an integrated wellbeing program and suite of support services
  • equipped to become lifelong learners
  • given increasing responsibility for their own learning
  • celebrated; that success in all its forms is recognised and rewarded.

Essendon Keilor College parents appreciate:

  • our vision, values and strategic agenda
  • their vital partnership with us in their child’s learning journey
  • our open lines of communication
  • being part of our friendly community
  • our terrific staff who are so willing to go the extra mile
  • the productive learning environment
  • our holistic learning focus.

Click here to see what our students have to say about their EKC schooling experiences.

Please visit any of our campuses to see for yourself what we have on offer.

School Tours of each campus are held regularly. Bookings can be made through the relevant campus office.

East Keilor
P: 8331 0109

Niddrie
P: 9375 8400

Essendon
P: 9319 1300

Click here for the 2018 Tour Schedules

East Keilor
11 October
25 October
8 November
22 November
6 December

Niddrie
Thursday and Friday mornings at 9.15am – 30 minute tours

Essendon
Monday mornings – 1 hour, or by appointment.

Open Day
You are most welcome to attend our Open Day held at the end of April each year.
Open Day 2019 – TBA
Campus tours on Open Day leave the General Office on each campus at 9.30am and 11.30am.
There is a College Information Evening held on the Essendon campus at 6.00pm.