About Wedderburn College
Wedderburn College Council, Principal, Staff and Students welcome you to Wedderburn College. Wedderburn College is located in the North Central district of Victoria in the township of Wedderburn, approximately seventy five kilometres north of Bendigo on the Calder Highway. The College services the towns of Wedderburn, Inglewood, Borung and Korong Vale and the surrounding rural districts.
About Wedderburn College
Educating students for the 21st century is the focus of the College with the provision of state of the art information technology facilities and teaching and learning programs. The College has an average enrolment of 210 students for Foundation through to Year 12. Students’ curriculum is delivered within Professional Learning Communities:
- Foundation to Year 2
- Year 3 to Year 6
- Years 7 & 8
- Years 9 & 10
- Senior (Years 11-12, including both VCE & VCAL)
The College provides a rich range of educational experiences for students from Prep to Year 12. The College operates within the North Central Cluster of schools which enables the provision of expansive technological, agricultural and current certificates for wide range of 21st century skills and knowledge. The core purpose of the North Central Cluster is to improve learning outcomes and opportunities for students and to facilitate pathways towards further education or careers.
The College is a hub within our community working closely with community and business partners to maximise opportunities for students and the community. Strong relationships with various service providers, sports bodies, businesses and government departments enhance the opportunities available for our students. All members of the College community have a right to be and feel safe. The College implements a whole school approach to violence and bullying.Wedderburn College has a definite emphasis on developing and improving student outcomes appropriate to their level of development. The College’s current Strategic Plan (2014-2018) has three main improvement goals around the areas of Student Learning, Engagement and Wellbeing and Student Pathways and Transition:
- To improve student learning outcomes at all year levels
- To improve student wellbeing and engagement
- To improve student transition and pathways at all entry and exit points
Acting Assistant Principal: Lea Humphrey
Senior Student Advocate: Lauren Barker
Wellbeing: Annita Steel
Our Student Leaders are also integral to the College. Our Leaders support and enjoy the challenge of learning and working together.
School Captains for 2017: Laura Van De Wetering & Rhordan Holt
Vision & Values
Moto: No reward without effort
Values: Respect. Responsibility. Honest. Doing your best. Positive relationships
The 2017 Office Bearers are:
President: Carolyn Stephenson
Vice President: Christine Coombes
Treasurer: Suzanne Jackson
College Building Fund
The Wedderburn College Building Fund has been established to allow past students and parents to support the maintanance and beautification of our College buildings and its surrounds. Wedderburn College was built in the 60's and has educated many people from the Wedderburn area in this time. Most past students enjoy reminiscing about their school days, most recognisng that school days were the best days of their lives. Often the reflections are accompanied by stories of teachers and the antics students got up to.
You can donate to Wedderburn College's Building Fund. It's totally tax deductible and you'll be paying back the school that gave you your start in life and continues to give you great memories to you share with mates, especially old school friends.
Wedderburn College School Building Fund
(please email us with your contact details so we can provide a receipt)
Or contact the College (03 5494 3011 or firstname.lastname@example.org) to find out how you can continue to make sure that Wedderburn College is a great school.
Richard - Acting Principal