• About

    In 2012 Debney Park Secondary College became Mount Alexander College – a new school.  Our new name, Mount Alexander College, references the school’s long history in its current location, and its landmark position in the Flemington community.

    In 2013, Mount Alexander College will implement the following initiatives:

    Learning and Curriculum

    • A whole of school approach to improving teaching and learning, supported by a $50,000 DEECD grant
    • Improved curriculum for maths & science; wider range of arts experiences; expanded music program and newer VCE subjects (VCAL not available in 2013)
    • An improved sports program across the school
    • Year 7, 8 and 9 students will have access to class sets of notebook computers
    • Years 10-12 will have 24/7 access to notebook computers
    • A dedicated Music Centre replacing Soundhouse
    • Dedicated programs to support gifted and talented students
    • A fully functioning autism inclusion and support centre

    Student Leadership Opportunities

    • College and house captains, a  house system, more student involvement in student council and a greater variety of extra-curricular activities

    Beyond the Classroom

    • Years 7-12 students in a compulsory uniform
    • Opportunities for interstate trips, camps and excursions
    • A special arts development and performance project in years 7 & 8
    • Increased enrolment numbers particularly in years 7, 8 and 9
    • Study skills and homework programs
    • Kokoda Trek for 8 lucky year 11 students
    • School for Student Leadership opportunity for 6 year 9 students

    Results

    • NAPLAN and VCE results improvement plans in place

    Our Community

    • A fully functioning and supportive Parents & Friends Association
    • A grounds and environment development plan
    • A new, energetic and informative website

    If you’re interested in enrolment information, further details about any of the initiatives outlined above, or would like a tour of our school and its facilities, please contact Alan, Jane or Rebekah for further details.

    Alan Davis, Principal
    9376 1622
    davis.alan.j@edumail.vic.gov.au

    Jane Wignell, Assistant Principal
    9376 1622
    wignell.jane.j@edumail.vic.gov.au

    Rebekah Lautmann, School Council President
    0423 028 912