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Principal's report
Kate Fogarty writes about the significance of Mary as an ideal role model as we prepare to celebrate the feast of the Assumption and the process of subject selection for 2017.....

Child Safety
Assumption College is a child-safe school, committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our students. Child safety standards in Victoria have recently changed, and to see the implications for how we support students to know, understand and respond to matters of safety and abuse, please click here.

Father's Day breakfast
Fathers and grandfathers are invited to a Father's Day breakfast on Friday, September 2 from 6.30am in St Patrick's Primary School stadium. The breakfast is being prepared by St Pat's and Assumption staff.  For catering purposes, please book online before Monday, August 29 at https://www.schoolinterviews.com.au  and enter the following log on code: qab7n.


An event-filled day in Melbourne for our events class
The VET events class recently headed to Melbourne for a team building exercise conducted by a Melbourne event company...

From the Careers Desk
Important information for senior students about applying for tertiary study and scholarships, and subject selection for next year... 

Preparing young people for future careers
Carol Fisher looks into the future state of the job market, warns against job snobbery and  invites businesses to help create employment opportunities...

Assumption-Sacred Heart Exchange raffle results.
First prize: Richard Height of Maryknoll who won $1000
Second prize: the Bugeja family of Clonbinane who won party supplies worth $500
Third prize: Charlotte Coyle of Kilmore who won a $250 voucher from Hogans in Wallan.
We congratulate these prize-winners   

Year 12 Graduation

A reminder  to our year 12 families that tickets for the graduation must be bought by Friday, September 9 using the following TryBooking link: https://www.trybooking.com/LXQB. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the College. 

Assumption College cookbook
The VCAL food class is compiling an ACK cookbook to raise funds to support a primary school in a remote area of East Timor. We've received recipes from staff and members of our Hall of Excellence (e.g. Neale Daniher has sent in his favourite for Moroccan lamb shanks) but we need some more. If you have a favourite that you'd be happy for us to publish, please email it to jenny.pendlebury@assumption.vic.edu.au  before Monday, August 22.

Action at the VEIS Grand Final
Our equestrian team competed at last weekend's VEIS Grand Final and two girls qualified for next month's nationals in Sydney... 

ACK sport
Discover which of our students played for the AGSV v APS representative carnival last Saturday, and how our first girls football teams performed against Ivanhoe.. 


See what's happening in our local community...

  • August 12           Student-free day
  • August 15            Assumption Day
  • August 19-21      Assumption-Sacred Heart Adelaide Exchange
  • August 28            Old Collegians Family Fun Day
  • September 3       Dance Concert at Plenty Ranges Arts Centre
  • September 8       Senior Soiree
  • September 12     Year 10 Reflection Day
  • September 13     Cultural Awards Night
  • September 16     End of term 3


To update your child's medical information, please access your caremonkey profile.

Change of contact details

Please ensure the college is kept up to date with any change of contact details including email and residential addresses and mobile numbers. Simply log on to PAM, go to School Links/PAM support and update your details.

The college must be notified when your child is absent. Simply phone the Absentee Line: 5783 0806 and leave a detailed message or email absenteeism@assumption.vic.edu.au
C & J Kerris Menswear (Ph: 5792 4333)
On campus every Friday lunchtime from 1.30-2.15pm, (opposite the Gonzales Centre, behind the theatrette) for all your uniform needs.

Second-hand uniform shop
Open Friday afternoons (3.30-4.30pm approx). Opposite the Gonzales Centre, behind the theatrette.

Need to make a payment?
For payments to the college for items such as excursions, uniform items or study tours, simply click here.

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