Kyneton Secondary College is a caring school dedicated to providing students with the best possible education in safe, engaging environment. The college has a proud history of student achievement and community involvement and is committed to building a learning community based on positive relationships and a strong work ethic. At Kyneton, students are able to realise their potential in a stimulating and sustainable environment. Founded in 1912, 2012 saw KynetonSecondaryCollege celebrate its 100-year anniversary and opened doors to all those with a previous association with the school. The Kyneton motto is “Onward and Upward”.

Facilities: Kyneton Secondary College features a comprehensive range of educational facilities set in beautiful gardens and grounds.

Curriculum: In both Years 7 and 8, the Table Small Groups (TSG) co-operative learning approach is employed. All students at Year 7, 8 and 9 participate in the Kyneton’s special literacy program, BOOST. Students in Year 7 and 8 participate in a LOTE subject (either Indonesian or French depending on their study in primary school). Students in Years 8, 9 and 10 also have the opportunity to select electives. These electives can complement the learning outcomes described in the six domains (eg Girls’ Technology) or may supplement the curriculum. An enhancement program operates at Year 9 which aims to increase connectedness and improve student learning. Students at Years 10, 11 and 12 undertake the Senior Program which aims to give access to a broad range of opportunities within a planned and comprehensive VCE, VET or VCAL pathway. Year 10 students also undertake work experience as part of their Careers subject and participate in a Pre-Driver Education Camp.

Sport: Students at KynetonSecondaryCollege participate in a wide range of sports at both the school and interschool level.

Student welfare programs: The college has a student counsellor and a college chaplain to support students and families. There is a broad and intensive equity program for students with disabilities.

School Information

  • Type: Government
  • Coeducational or single-sex: Coeducational

  • Faith-based: None
  • Year: Year 7 - Year 12
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Enrolment: 550 Students
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered:
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: No
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre:
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options:
  • Fees: Free (Government School)
  • Address:Epping Street, Kyneton 3444
  • Phone:03 5421 1100
  • Fax:03 5422 3505

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