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Alphington Grammar School

Alphington Grammar School

VIC, Melbourne Northern Suburbs




Sector

Sector
Independent

Level

Level
Combined

Coeducational

Gender
Coeducational

About Alphington Grammar School

At Alphington Grammar School our primary focus is the health and wellbeing of our students, and ensuring that every student experiences success. For us, success is measured by each student’s individual achievement — knowing that they are doing the very best they can. Our goal is to help them do their best at every step along their educational journey.
 
Each student is an individual with a developing sense of self — seeking to be engaged in their learning journey, and provided with a breadth of opportunities, across a range of disciplines that will challenge and excite them. We are here to provide that to them in a safe, inclusive and culturally rich environment.
 
The world ahead for our children is vastly different from the world we navigate each day as parents and teachers. It is impossible to provide them with the exact proficiencies required for the world they will encounter. However, we are committed to providing them with the skills of lifelong learning, resilience and habits of mind that will prepare them for the myriad of opportunities that will come their way.
 
At the heart of everything we do, it is the engaging relationships within our community that make a real difference. As a small school, we pride ourselves on knowing and understanding our students, their individual needs and their families. We believe that our role as educators is to provide them with meaningful learning opportunities — so that we can inspire them to want to challenge themselves further and be the best they can be.
 
Learning is more than facts and figures. We not only assist our students in learning the fundamentals of a strong education — we show them how to apply that learning to experiences that give them the skills and abilities to thrive in the world beyond school. We are committed to preparing future adults, who excel in their chosen path, and are able to navigate the world they encounter with purpose, creativity, integrity, respect and compassion.
 
We show our students how to take their learning from their heads to their hearts through those experiences and opportunities, ensuring that they become well-rounded, passionate and responsible citizens of the
future.
 
   

Key facts




School uniform

School Uniform

The uniform is compulsory and enforced

Number of students

Total enrolment: 500
Up to Year 6: 176
In high school: 324
In Year 12: 47

Gender in depth

Other requirements




Boarding school

Offer IB

Accepts international students

Offers VCAL

Offers VET

Our Curriculum




Subjects overview

Subjects overivew

Math classes: streamed and mixed
English classes: streamed and mixed
LOTE taught:
Chinese, Greek

Senior secondary subjects overview

Senior Secondary Subjects overivew

21 VCE level 3/4 studies
94 VCE students

How our students performed in Year 12




VCE Results

Scores of 40+ 13%

Median Score 32

Satisfactory completions of VCE 99%

Activities and Support staff




Music

Music

15 music options
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Sport

Sport

22 sporting activities
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Other

Other

58 other clubs, activities and services
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Support staff

Support Staff

42 support staff
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Accelerated learning

Support Staff

1 accelerated learning
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Extracurricular

Support Staff

2 extracurricular
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School Details

Principal: Dr Vivianne Nikou

Addresses:
18 Old Heidelberg Rd Alphington VIC 3078

Tel: (03) 9497 4777

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