Sign in / Register
Home » Schools » GILROY COLLEGE

GILROY COLLEGE


Gilroy College was established in 1980 and is set on 7.2 hectares at
Castle Hill.

Facilities: Include performing arts centre, technologies centre,
darkroom, four computer rooms, a mobile computer laboratory, library resource
centre, hall/gymnasium, basketball and netball courts and sports fields.
There’s a new performing arts and design and technology centre for music
(including music laboratory), drama, textiles and design, computers, food
technology/hospitality, wood, drawing, metalwork and graphics.

Electives Years 7 to 10: French, Japanese, Drama, Commerce, Graphics
Technology, World History, Environmental Geography, Physical Activity and
Sports Studies, Textiles & Design, Wood Technology, Food Technology, Music,
Visual Arts and Photography. All students study Computing in Year 8 in Academic
Studies.

Electives Years 11 and 12: More than 50 subjects are available at
the senior level, including a number of VET and TVET courses.

Sport: Competitive — netball, basketball, soccer, swimming, indoor
cricket, cricket, tennis, indoor soccer, rugby league, softball, hockey.
Recreational — golf, ice-skating, bushwalking, cycling, table tennis, bowling
and surfing.

Extracurricular activities: Debating, public speaking, band, musical
productions, choir, chess, Toastmasters, sister school in Japan (offering an
annual exchange program for students), social justice group.

Welfare and personal development: Students are encouraged to develop
self-discipline within a framework of pastoral care and peer support. A special
education department is equipped to deal with learning difficulties and the
gifted and talented. Formal careers education is provided in Year 9.

Special features: Since its establishment, Gilroy College has
developed a strong academic tradition with outstanding results in both the SC
and HSC. Parent involvement is strong, fostering a sense of community.

Religion Catholic
Type Catholic
Day/boarding Day School
Boys/Girls Co-edu
Years Year 7 - Year 12
Enrolment 1150 students
Phone
02 9680******* 02 9680 2311
Fax
02 9899******* 02 9899 5314
Address Marie Street, Castle Hill 2154
School Search
Related Schools





















News & Advice
The Positive Power of Community


Yarra Valley Grammar Open Morning 2018


Ruyton Girls’ School Celebrates Spirit Week


Ruyton Girls’ School students are leading the way to support and improve mental health issues


At Ruyton, we support transforming momentum into action


A personalised education


Ruyton Early Learning - Exceeding on a National Level


Your Invitation to Tara Open Day 2018


Ruyton Girls’ School Celebrates 140 years of opportunities for girls


Date for the diary


Sign up to our e-news
To keep you updated .


576


About Us
Contact Us
Terms of Use


Call Of The Country
Education pathways for senior students
Healthy bodies, healthy minds
Preparatory Schools
Technology in Schools
Vic Education System