All new enrolments to Craigieburn Secondary College (excluding Grade 6 into Year 7 transition) are conducted by the Assistant Principal. A parent interview is required at a mutually arranged appointment time. Student reports and assessment grades are required at the interview to determine the level of entry. School requirements including uniform, books, lockers, code of conduct, courses of study, welfare, parent support etc are discussed with parents and students before enrolment forms are signed. Interviews do not take place without a parent in attendance. To make an enrolment enquiry please fill out the Enrolment Enquiry Form. (link to online form or PDF.)
The one to one Netbook program at Craigieburn Secondary College creates expanded learning opportunities that are more active and student centered. It provides a wealth of rich educational resources and tools, that when used effectively, will deliver very positive teaching and learning outcomes. Each student is given a portable, networked Netbook that will link them to their teachers, learning communities, multimedia software and with online tools and resources. A small parent contribution is required as part of the enrolment for ongoing maintenance and administration of the student allocated Netbook.
Please visit the Netbook Program page for more information
Education Maintenance Allowance
Financial assistance is available for students under 16 years of age whose parents hold a Commonwealth Pensioner Concession Card, Commonwealth Health Care Card or Commonwealth Health Benefits Card. Many parents take advantage of paying for school material charges using the Education Maintenance Allowance. Application forms must be completed at the college and your card must be sighted to establish eligibility. To be eligible for the first instalment a parent must hold a card current on the first day of Term 1. The allowance is payable in two installments.
For more information or to download an Education Maintenance Allowance Application Form please visit the education maintenance allowance page.
Changes to the School Start Bonus System
The Victorian government recently changed the policy relating to the School Start Bonus.
Details of the changes to the current arrangements and associated processes are yet to be finalised. Further information about the targeted School Start Bonus will be provided once the changed arrangements and processes have are finalised.
For more information about the School Start Bonus:
Craigieburn Secondary College is committed to recognising and rewarding student excellence in all fields of endeavour. In 2016 the College is offering Academic and General Excellence scholarships to students commencing Year 7. These scholarships provide many opportunities for students to pursue excellence in their chosen fields. If the successful scholars maintain their excellent grades the scholarship is automatically awarded for the second year.
Please visit the Scholarships page for more information
Locker Responsibility Agreement
Craigieburn Secondary College provides lockers to assist students with a safe storage area and alleviate the need to carry heavy bags. They provide security for books and materials during the day.
Students have access to their lockers during the breaks throughout the school day. There should be no access to the lockers during class time.
Below is a list of responsibilities for all Years 7 - 12 students:
Combination locks may be purchased from the college at a cost of $15.00.
Craigieburn Secondary College does not take responsibility for theft, loss or damage of personal items contained in lockers and advises that mobile phones and personal items should not be brought to school.
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