Wheelers Hill Secondary College is a Year 7-12, DEECD Secondary College situated in the City of Monash in Melbourne's eastern suburbs established in 1980. The College is a full fee paying school for International students. The student population is drawn from a wide geographic area, with over 30% of students travelling from outside the neighbourhood area. The College is divided into two sub schools - Senior and Middle Schools.
The College is a core plus design with well maintained classrooms. Facilities include full size gymnasium and Drama Centre, well equipped library, arts and technology areas equipped for the teaching of music, art, photography, ceramics, graphics, woodwork, metalwork and home economics. Programs such as instrumental music, performing arts and sporting programs provide opportunities for students to develop particular skills outside the mainstream classroom.
Wheelers Hill Secondary College aims to provide a high quality learning environment that is both challenging and supportive. Students from our College will be life-long learners with the integrity and social skills to become valuable members of the community.
The College fosters and nurtures:
The College has a strong pastoral care program supported by a Student Welfare Coordinator, home groups and sub-school teams at each year level. The Pastoral Programs complement the strong academic tradition of the College. A strong emphasis on development and nurturing of leadership skills is a focus of Wheelers Hill Secondary College and programs and structures are in place to enable this.
Major upgrades in recent years has provided a new, modern resource centre, class rooms and design rooms, staff facilities and the provision of a designated junior school area to strengthen the College Middle Years of Schooling program.
College programs have been developed to provide the best possible learning opportunities for all students. As students progress through the College they develop skills through these programs that lead to strong results at VCE level and to equipping students to take their place in the community.