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The Education Destination : The Education Destination
ELTHAMCollege ELTHAM College is a fully independent, co-educational school, which enrols approximately 1,100 students ranging from the Early Learning Centre to Year 12. The College has an outstanding academic record and is recognised as an Australian education leader. The College is located in the safe and accessible outer Melbourne suburb of Research. Just a short drive from Templestowe and Doncaster, the district is renowned for its natural and peaceful setting. The vibrant city centre is easily reached by a direct train journey of 45 minutes. The College also has a Year 9 CityCampus located inthe Central Business District of Melbourne. ELTHAM College provides many extra-curricular activities including sports, debating, music, and outdoor pursuits. EntryPoints The Senior School (10-12) accommodates the unique needs of students with an environment and teaching programs to ensure a successful transition to university and college study. Senior students work in an tertiary style environment which includes a cafe, lounge, courtyards, a large, modern careers room and excellent computer access. Personal motivation and achievement is encouragedinthe Middle Years (5-8) through a wide range of studies and challenging activities. The Year 9 City Experience program promotes teamwork, independence and responsibilityduringan exploration of Melbourne’s cultural, history and environment. CRICOS No. 00138D Academic program ELTHAMoffers senior students a two year period to complete the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), which provides entry to all Australian universities. ELICOS Centre The College has an established ELICOS Centre at the main Research campus. The courses offered are intended to equip students with the necessary English language skills to succeed at school, university and in future employment. Academic Success Our team of career counsellors and teachers ensure that each student has the opportunity to identify their education goals and work towards fulfilling their aspirations. They work with students to equip them with the necessary skills for academic success in preparation for entry to further tertiary studies. Accommodation International students enrolled at ELTHAM are normally requiredto livewitha Homestay family. The Homestay experience helps students to adjust to the Australian lifestyle with suitable supervision. The College has a sound network of Homestay families, regulated by College staff. Wesley College Melbourne, Registered School No 1, is a coeducational school of the Uniting Church with a rich tradition on which to base its liberal, broadly based curriculum. Opened on 18 January 1866, Wesley College has enriched the lives of thousands of young people in its 141 year history. Campuses Elsternwick Kindergarten – Year 9 Glen Waverley Kindergarten – Year 12 St Kilda Road Kindergarten – Year 12 In addition, a Year 9 residential program operates in Clunes, and there are three Outdoor Education camps in Victoria, located near Paynesville, Healesville and Portland. Academic Excellence International students from all backgrounds, countries, religions and cultures study at Wesley because of its excellent educational reputation, facilities and student support. Tel: + 61 3 8102 6888 In addition, Years 11 and 12 students can select from sixty study offerings across: • International Baccalaureate Diploma • Victorian Certificate of Education • Vocational Education & Training Cocurricular Opportunities Wesley College has a wide range of cocurricular programs to support student’s learning: • Musical programs • Performing and Visual Arts programs • Sport • Social service • Outdoor Education programs www.wesleycollege.net CRICOS 00354G
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