Upper Yarra Secondary College

College Captains 2017

  Congratulations to our College Captains for 2017, Patrik Hay and Rachael Lee and to our Vice Captains Nicholas Bickerton and Clare Kandyko.

UYSC Staff ”a buzz” on Friday!

    Staff Professional Learning Day – Create. Collaborate. Act. Staff at UYSC were ”a buzz” on Friday after a rich and stimulating day on campus with Tracy Ezard. They learnt  about the latest neuroscience and  current thinking on how students learn and the impact of providing…

National Reconciliation Week

Upper Yarra Secondary College celebrated the commencement of National Reconciliation Week ‘’Our History, Our Story, Our Future’’ by taking part in Worawa College’s Reconciliation Week Sports Carnival in Healesville. A tremendous demonstration of reconciliation and inclusion!

Congratulations Georgia!

The whole school joined in the presentation of Macpherson Smith Rural Foundation Scholarship to Georgia Rokicki, College Captain 2015. The guests included Peter Ekstedt, CEO, Macpherson Smith Rural Foundation, Cr Jim Child, Yarra Ranges Shire Councillor – O’Shannassey Ward, Cindy McLeish, Member for Eildon, Tony…

So proud of our College Captains!

Our College Captains Mary McIntosh, Tuew Mon-Aphai and Chloe Verkes gave stirring speeches at the local ANZAC Day Memorial Service in Yarra Junction. Many UYSC students and staff  were involved in the march and the laying of a wreath. We are very proud of them!

Open Evening – What a Great Night!

It was great to see so many families at our Open Evening on Thursday. After some musical items, and speeches by our year 12 and year 7 Captains, Scott Tully our Principal welcomed families and introduced Assistant Principals Patricia Broom and Michael Schultz along with…

Free Dress Day Gold Coin Donation

Free Dress Day Thursday 24th March – Gold Coin Donation The Year 9  Team encourages all UYSC students to join in this event to help raise money  towards getting new basketball rings for the top basketball court. All students involved must wear sun smart clothing and enclosed…

Open Evening 28th April 7.00pm

Our College Open Night will be held on Thursday April 28th at 7:00pm and will start in the UYSC theatre.  We are always excited to welcome new students and families to the College.  If you have a friend or relative in the area looking for a school…

Help Vote for our HPV Team!

The Human Powered Vehicle Team needs your help! Please register and vote! The Leader is giving away $100,000 in micro grants to help bring small but important community projects to life. The Human Powered Vehicle Team needs need your votes to win a grant through the Leader Newspaper (Lilydale…

TEDx Conference

Check out Ms Molan and Ms Rohr speaking about our FLIP program at TEDx Rosalind Park last week. On Friday, two of our staff members, Laura Molan and Monique Rohr presented at the prestigious TEDx Conference in Bendigo.  I had the pleasure of being there in…