New Students Year 8-12
Tailoring Education to Your Strengths
CHECKLIST: NEWS STUDENTS YEAR 8-12
Here is important information for all new families and students starting at Rowville Secondary College in Year 8-12.
2. SCHOOL UNIFORM & 2023 NEW UNIFORM FITTINGS
3. CSEF & STATE SCHOOL RELIEF FORMS
4. FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL & CLASS TIMES
The first day of timetable classes for 2023 is Wednesday 1 February. Our school day starts at 9.00am and finishes at 3.15pm.
5. HOW TO USE COMPASS
Compass is an important communication portal and learning management system for students, parents and teachers. To learn how to use Compass please read our comprehensive Compass Guide for Parents.
Download Compass App: Google Play & Apple Store.
We will send you a parent login by email once your enrolment has been completed. Login to compass here. Parent compass logins have now been emailed, please check your junk inbox if these have not been received. If you have not received this communication, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to follow up. Newly offered and accepted families this communication will be sent by email on a weekly basis.
If your child is absent please login to compass and report the absence.
6. LOCKS FOR LOCKERS
Children commencing in year 8-12 will need to provide their own Locks for their Lockers, we recommend the combination locks.
7. INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC PROGRAM
Our Instrumental Music Program offers lessons to all students at Rowville Secondary College,
9. NEW STUDENT WELCOME PACK
Read our comprehensive New Student Welcome Pack for information on our school values, our teachers and Principal Team, key dates, school maps, our canteen and library plus more.
College Principal, Ms. Julie Kennedy, welcomes new students and families to our school community, shares our schools vision and values, our House System and Learning Mentor Groups.
Parent, Gary Gilbert, provides insight into how Compass operates from a parent perspective, talking about the News Feed, Calendar, Attendance, Learning Tasks and how to best communicate with teachers.
Our Wellbeing Team talk about the services and care we offer our students with help from student, Sam.
Instrumental Music program
Our Instrumental Music Program offers lessons to all students on both Campus at Rowville Secondary College.
- Five Exciting Things: sign up
- Regularly check Compass for school news, excursions and specific year level events.
- Visit rowvillesc.vic.edu.au
senior pathways & careers
Rowville Secondary College recognises the diverse needs of our students and their future career aspirations. We provide a variety of senior pathways for our students including VCE, VCE – Vocational Management and SBAT. Students select electives from Year 9, see course selection.