Friends and Fellow Travellers Week
Friends and Fellow Travellers Week is running from 18th to 22nd May and is dedicated to promoting the values of respect, tolerance, kindness and empathy. Box Hill High School encourages all students to enjoy positive and cooperative relationships with other students and teachers and for them to strive to make the school a fun and safe environment. The weeks activities include Singstar fun, photo scavenger hunt, IDAHOT Day (against homophobia), community banner painting, trivia competition, Year 8 Wellbeing day, staff and student sports competition, International free dress day (gold coin donation required), speed-friending and movie rooms....Read More
CONGRATULATIONS MUNA PARTICIPANTS!
Congratulations to Max Hoddinott, Alannah Stewart, Jordan Esh and Jared Turnley who recently competed at the Rotary Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) at Parliament House. MUNA simulates the workings of the United Nations Assembly by having teams of two or three senior students representing a particular U.N. country in debates on matters of world political and social concerns. The teams impressed other countries, their supporters and all the rotarians with their diplomacy, wide global knowledge and persistence in getting the Secretary General dismissed. Well done students!...Read More
Debating Team Success!
The Box Hill High School Debating Team were once again successful in their efforts. The issues debated were relevant to Indigenous Australians, with 3 teams coming home with a win. Alannah Stewart, Daisy Wong and Nazish Jindani were each awarded Best Speaker of their debate for their fantastic efforts, and their team mates backed them up with brilliant supporting speeches. Well done to all students on achieving great results!...Read More
Rotary Club of Forest Hill Youth Community Service Award
Congratulations to Thomas Yakubowski on winning the inaugural Rotary Club of Forest Hill Youth Community Service Award for his contributions to the school community over the last 18 months. Thomas is a Class Captain, works hard as a dedicated Tower Leader on the SRC, offers help and support to teachers and has also achieved great results academically in a number of his classes. Well done on your fantastic achievements Thomas!...Read More
Parent Information Forum - Impact of Video Games on Children and Young People
The City of Whitehorse will be hosting a Parent Information Forum about the impact of video games on children and young people on Thursday, 11th June at 7.30pm. The forum presents both the positive and negative aspects of video game technology and gives advice on how to deal with inappropriate content that often features in video games. To find out more information or register your attendance, click on the link below.
Welcome to the First Edition of Box Hill High School's Music Newsletter. Music is an integral part of life at Box Hill High School where students have the opportunity to learn to play an instrument in quality music programs. The newsletter outlines a review of the year so far, information on all the Ensembles, photos and details on upcoming events in Term 2.
Swinburne University - Outstanding Achievement Scholarship
Congratulations to Jet Loosli, a VCE student of 2014 who has been awarded a Dean's Outstanding Achievement Scholarship (Engineering) to study at Swinburne University of Technology. The scholarship is awarded to students who display academic excellence in their year 12 studies. Well done Jet, on your fantastic achievement!...Read More
Black Dog Institute
Black Dog Institute is offering an interactive online learning course for parents to help them understand depression in teenagers and learn useful strategies for building resilience. For more information, visit www.blackdoglms.com or click here for flyer....Read More
Senior Music Concert
Thank you to students and staff who participated in the Senior Music Concert. The concert displayed a fantastic range of musical talents at the school and it was a great performance in front of an appreciative audience. Thanks to our Instrumental staff, Troy Rogers, Martin Corcoran, Emily Brown, Adam Watson and Travis Easton for helping make the concert a huge success....Read More
A huge congratulations to our many debaters who competed in the first debating round of 2015. With 5 teams in the competition, Box Hill High School came away with 3 wins against Camberwell Girls Grammar and Blackburn High School. A special congratulations also to those debaters who gave this a go for the first time. Well done everybody!
Swimming & Diving
Students of the Box Hill High School swimming and diving teams recently competed in the Eastern and Metropolitan Region finals and achieved some outstanding results. Students won in 12 events with 10 students going on to compete in the State Championships and one student also competing in the National Championships in Term 2. This is a fantastic achievement, well done to everybody and best of luck in the State and National Championships!...Read More
Swimming Sports Day
Box Hill High School's Swimming Squad achieved fantastic results at the Whitehorse Division Swim meet. The squad had 7 out of 12 age group champions and our divers placed 1st and 2nd in their age groups respectively. Our relay teams also set two new Eastern region records which is a wonderful achievement.
Congratulations and well done to the following students who have been elected to the roles of 2015 House Captains!
Batman - Lachie Keigran, Mia Lilley, Anjalee Tickner and Vasish Vasan
Deakin - Olivia Patterson-Dodge, Jess Campbell, Nicole Chau and Jared Berry
Mawson - Evangelin Jossy, Rachel Ward, Abbey Jordanov and Brianna Collings
Forrest - Mickey Balzereit, Sam Porteous, Leah Woodford and Chrissy Lagos
We look forward to a wonderful year ahead!!!
Congratulations to our 2015 School Captain Mikaela Turner and Vice-Captain Ruby Loosli.
They form part of our outstanding prefect team along with Jared Berry, Isabella Coleman, Nia Kallas, Luca Kennedy, Maarisha Kumar, Emily La, Ryan Lewien, Reuben Solopotias, Jessica Tong, Bridget Webster and Michael Xu who will continue to lead our school in an exemplary fashion.
We look forward to a great year ahead!!!
Congratulations to Tiffany Choong and Cole Vincent for becoming the Music Captains for 2015. We are looking forward to working with two very fine musicians....Read More
View the school event calendar here
Term 1 : 30 Jan - 27 Mar
Term 2: 13 Apr - 26 Jun
Term 3 : 13 Jul - 18 Sep
Term 4 : 5 Oct - 18 Dec
Open Day 2015
21st April 2015 - 4:30 to 6:30pm