Ararat College

Ararat College

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The Victorian Government is offering the chance for eligible students to attend free holiday camp programs during the 2022 school holidays, as part of the Positive Start in 2022 initiative. For more information on eligibility and to express your interest, please visit the following link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VO6btFfGKQKFy3DbTURo_jc2wXCz7uwk/view?usp=sharing
Our Year 10 students have been β€˜hopping mad’ in the kitchen, with kangaroo burgers on the menu. Just one of the delicious delicacies students have been making in their β€˜Eat Well, Live Well’ elective! πŸ”
Our VCE Physics classes had a fun and informative day at Luna Park yesterday, testing how fast rides go with the use of Newton’s Laws of Motion. Another fantastic interactive experience that will be applied back in the classroom! 🎑
Our Year 7 students swapped their pens for their tools, becoming engineers for the day at Earth Ed, Ballarat. Students explored renewable energies, energy transfers and even had a go at building their own wind turbine! We can’t wait to see the knowledge students will bring back into their science classes after a hands-on and fun experience was had by all! πŸ˜„
Our Year 7 students enjoyed three days jammed packed with activities on camp at Halls Gap! πŸ˜€πŸ˜„
Last week we were excited to welcome our Year 7 families to the College for a casual BBQ dinner. It was a fantastic opportunity for students, parents and teachers to meet face to face and celebrate an extremely positive start to the year for our Year 7 students. We’re looking forward to showing you some happy snaps from camp this week! πŸ˜„πŸ˜€
Maggie from the Western Bulldogs Youth Leadership Project visited our school to talk to our Year 9 students about a fantastic and free leadership opportunity πŸ˜€πŸ˜€
Our reporting and student assessment process is changing this year, with families receiving more detailed regular feedback through continuous reporting! Further information has been mailed out to families and can be accessed via https://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/reports
Science practical lessons are underway in our Year 7 & 8 classes πŸ”¬
Year 12 Retreat has kicked off in Halls Gap with students jumping into Year 12! πŸ˜„
Welcome back to the 2022 school year! A special welcome to our new students and staff members joining us in 2022! πŸ˜€

View this weeks newsletter viahttps://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/_files/ugd/4ff794_0f3f777bb32f4f0c9e71a18ac7df262a.pdf
Reminder to families regarding our return to school dates! We are looking forward to seeing students back in the classroom this week. For more detailed information regarding our return to school and COVID-19 updates please visit this link https://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/covid-19 or check your XUNO parent portal

Ararat College
4-30 Barkly Street,
Ararat Vic 3377

Phone (03) 5352 4177
Fax (03) 5352 4966

We provide an education that empowers young people to find their voice and thrive in any endeavour with respect, responsibility and excellence.

Ararat College is located in the Central Highlands Region of Victoria approximately 100 kilometres west of Ballarat and is a 7-12 co-ed College of 400 students servicing a large rural community. The College was established in 1913 as one of the state’s earliest secondary schools on the current site. In 1969 it divided into High and Technical Schools. In 1991 the two schools were consolidated on on

Operating as usual

17/03/2022

The Victorian Government is offering the chance for eligible students to attend free holiday camp programs during the 2022 school holidays, as part of the Positive Start in 2022 initiative. For more information on eligibility and to express your interest, please visit the following link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VO6btFfGKQKFy3DbTURo_jc2wXCz7uwk/view?usp=sharing

11/03/2022

Our Year 10 students have been β€˜hopping mad’ in the kitchen, with kangaroo burgers on the menu. Just one of the delicious delicacies students have been making in their β€˜Eat Well, Live Well’ elective! πŸ”

Photos from Ararat College's post 10/03/2022

Our VCE Physics classes had a fun and informative day at Luna Park yesterday, testing how fast rides go with the use of Newton’s Laws of Motion. Another fantastic interactive experience that will be applied back in the classroom! 🎑

Photos from Ararat College's post 08/03/2022

Our Year 7 students swapped their pens for their tools, becoming engineers for the day at Earth Ed, Ballarat. Students explored renewable energies, energy transfers and even had a go at building their own wind turbine! We can’t wait to see the knowledge students will bring back into their science classes after a hands-on and fun experience was had by all! πŸ˜„

Photos from Ararat College's post 04/03/2022

Our Year 7 students enjoyed three days jammed packed with activities on camp at Halls Gap! πŸ˜€πŸ˜„

Photos from Ararat College's post 28/02/2022

Last week we were excited to welcome our Year 7 families to the College for a casual BBQ dinner. It was a fantastic opportunity for students, parents and teachers to meet face to face and celebrate an extremely positive start to the year for our Year 7 students. We’re looking forward to showing you some happy snaps from camp this week! πŸ˜„πŸ˜€

Photos from Ararat College's post 23/02/2022

Maggie from the Western Bulldogs Youth Leadership Project visited our school to talk to our Year 9 students about a fantastic and free leadership opportunity πŸ˜€πŸ˜€

22/02/2022

Our reporting and student assessment process is changing this year, with families receiving more detailed regular feedback through continuous reporting! Further information has been mailed out to families and can be accessed via https://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/reports

18/02/2022

Science practical lessons are underway in our Year 7 & 8 classes πŸ”¬

Photos from Ararat College's post 10/02/2022

Year 12 Retreat has kicked off in Halls Gap with students jumping into Year 12! πŸ˜„

04/02/2022

Welcome back to the 2022 school year! A special welcome to our new students and staff members joining us in 2022! πŸ˜€

View this weeks newsletter viahttps://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/_files/ugd/4ff794_0f3f777bb32f4f0c9e71a18ac7df262a.pdf

31/01/2022

Reminder to families regarding our return to school dates! We are looking forward to seeing students back in the classroom this week. For more detailed information regarding our return to school and COVID-19 updates please visit this link https://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/covid-19 or check your XUNO parent portal

19/01/2022

COME WORK WITH US

For more information about the position and the attached funding please view Job ID 1262617 on Recruitment Online

17/01/2022

Back to school dates 2022 πŸ“’πŸ˜„

24/12/2021

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16/12/2021

Congratulations to our Year 12 Dux- Jack WardπŸ‘πŸ‘

Commercial cookery student wins First Year Apprentice Award 16/12/2021

Commercial cookery student wins First Year Apprentice Award

Congratulations to our former student Chloe Graham for this excellent achievement πŸ‘πŸ‘

Commercial cookery student wins First Year Apprentice Award "I was pretty shocked to be honest."

Photos from Ararat College's post 16/12/2021

Congratulations to these students for being awarded Dux of their year level! πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸ™Œ

Photos from Ararat College's post 09/12/2021

Ararat College’s Year 9/10 Visual Arts Exhibition, titled 'Covid Response’ is on display at the Ararat Art Gallery TAMA. Congratulations to the students involved in these art pieces and a huge thank you to Mrs Nicole Potter for her organisation of this amazing opportunity! πŸ–ŒπŸ–Œ

06/12/2021

Presentation Night 🎀

26/11/2021

Year 10 Work Experience Week commencing Monday 29th November πŸ˜„πŸ˜„

24/11/2021

Curriculum Day on Monday 29th November πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜€

18/11/2021

Please register your interest for the Senior School Parent Information Night, via https://forms.gle/HV8ptb1JxvhXWTub9

14/11/2021

All primary close contacts (PCC) have now been notified.

No students have been identified as primary close contacts at this time.

Thank you to everyone for your understanding and support.

School will resume on Tuesday as normal. The Senior School Step Up program will commence as planned on Tuesday.

If you have any questions at all please email [email protected].

Kind regards,
Ellie McDougall
Principal

12/11/2021

Yesterday our Year 9 & 10 Outdoor Education students participated in a full day of rock climbing in Halls Gap! πŸ§—β€β™€οΈπŸŒ³

11/11/2021

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Photos from Ararat College's post 04/11/2021

Year 11 students dressed for a day at the races for the Oaks Day luncheon! πŸ’πŸ΄

29/10/2021

Happy Teachers' Day πŸ˜€πŸ˜ƒ

29/10/2021

Power has just been restored! πŸ™Œ
Our phones are still down. There will be food available for students who need it! 🍴
School buses will continue to run as normal. 🚌

26/10/2021

We wish our Year 12 VCE students and other students completing a Year 12 VCE subject the best of luck with exams starting today! πŸ˜€πŸ˜ƒ

Photos from Ararat College's post 19/10/2021

Today our Year 12 students celebrated their final day of formal classes.
We wish all these students the best with their future endeavours πŸŽ‰πŸ˜€

18/10/2021

We are very excited to be welcoming ALL students back to full time face to face learning this Friday October 22nd! πŸ₯³

For more information visit http://www.araratcc.vic.edu.au/coronavirus πŸ’» or call 5352 4177 ☎️

Photos from Ararat College's post 14/10/2021

Our VCAL students have been busy working hard at our school farm campus! πŸ˜€πŸ‡β˜€

14/10/2021

Year 7 students have enjoyed being back at school and catching up with our school therapy dog, Winston! πŸ˜€πŸ˜€

13/10/2021

Year 8 Students return tomorrow! πŸ˜€
We are looking forward to seeing our Year 8 students return for face-to-face learning tomorrow and Friday.

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Barkly Street
Ararat, VIC
3377

Opening Hours

Monday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

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