Search Education.net.auSearch Education.net.au

Share |
ProfileProfile

OBERON HIGH SCHOOL

> ALL SCHOOLS LISTING > VIC



Address
Pickett Crescent
Geelong
VIC
3216
View Map

Tel
(03) click to reveal5243 4444

Fax
(03) 5244 2005

Web
Click here to visit website





Keywords
Secondary
Schools
Public
Victoria

OBERON HIGH SCHOOL

'Growth And Understanding'

Principal - Mr. Ralph Shaw

Established in 1963, Oberon High School is a single campus years 7 - 12 school situated in Belmont approximately 7 km south of the centre of Geelong. The student population of 1300 is drawn from a very wide urban, rural and coastal areas.

The school offers a comprehensive program which includes a core curriculum in year 7 - 8 (English, Mathematics, Science, LOTE - Japanese, German, Indonesian, Technology, Arts, Studies of Society and Environment, Health and Physical Education). Students in these year levels experience up to eight different areas of Art/Technology during the two years.

At years 9 to 12 a wide range of pathways are available. These include VCE, Vocational Education Training (VET), Victoran Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) and school-based apprenticeships. Students are encouraged to select units of work from across year levels and do not need to stay in their nominal year level, but rather select units which best meet their interest and abilities.

The school has excellent computer facilities, which are continually upgraded. The library is a fine resource and boasts up to date learning technologies. The gymnasium and music/drama complex provide first class facilities for physical education and the performing arts. The school offers extensive extra–curricular activities.


  e