Curriculum Overview

Canterbury Girls' Secondary College offers a strong academic environment in order for students to excel and achieve their best with an emphasis on each student functioning as an individual in attaining excellence. Students are held accountable for their learning and regular feedback is provided to parents.

The College provides a curriculum program for girls which is challenging and responsive to the latest research on effective girls' education.

The program provides:
  • a broad range of quality educational programs tailored to affirm girls in their learning and allows them to become effective members of a society facing rapid technological change.
  • challenging and rigorous programs that expose students to a range of learning experience.
  • an emphasis on catering for the various learning styles of girls and the development of metacognitive skills.
  • a learning environment based on co-operation, self discipline and concern for others.
  • course and careers counselling programs tailored to expose students to all the opportunities open to them.
  • an extensive co-curricular program to foster the development of the whole person.
  • transition programs for students entering Year 7, VCE studies and tertiary studies.
  • examinations from Year 10 as preparation for VCE Units 3 and 4.
  • opportunities for Year 10 students to undertake VCE Unit 1 and 2 studies, and Year 11 students to undertake VCE Unit 3 and 4 studies.
  • participation in University Enhancement studies

The comprehensive curriculum provided at Canterbury Girls' Secondary College covers the areas of the Arts, English, Health and Physical Education, Humanities, Languages other than English (French and Japanese), Mathematics, Science, and Technology.


Events

  

TERM 2 - 2019    

 

Monday 24 June

Year 12 Formal 

 

Friday 28 June 

End of Term 2, 2.30pm finish


TERM 3 - 2019

Monday 15 July

Start of Term 3

 

Thursday 18 July

VCE Parent Information Night - SEAL, Year 9 & Year 10

 

Sunday 21 July

Takakura High School visit - Japanese sister school

 

Monday 29 July

VCE student information afternoon 3.30pm-5.30pm

 

Tuesday 30 July

General Assembly - blazer required

 

Thursday 1 August

Year 9 Urban Market, 6.30pm-8.00pm

 

Sunday 4-11 August

Ski Trip - New Zealand

 

Thursday 8 August

Year 8 to 9 Information Night, 7.00pm-8.00pm

 

Thursday 15 August

Parent-Teacher interviews, 12.00pm-8.00pm

 

Saturday 17 August

Working Bee

 

Friday 23 August

SRC Free Dress Day

 

Friday 23 August

Year 11 Formal

 

Thursday 29 August

Music Night, Besen Centre, 7.30pm-10.00pm

 


Curriculum Day Dates 2019

 

Term 4

Monday 4 November 2019

 

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Latest News

 

Term Dates 2019

Term 1

31 January - 5 April

 

Term 2

23 April - 28 June

 

Term 3

15 July - 20 September

 

Term 4

7 October - 20 December

 

Curriculum Day Dates 2019

Term 2

Friday 14 June 2019

 

Term 4

Monday 4 November 2019

 

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