Year 7 2022 Transition Information


We are delighted that your child will be joining us here at Greensborough College to commence their secondary schooling.  In preparation for Year 7 2022 we have designed this page to assist with the transition from Primary Shool to Secondary School.

 

Welcome Pack 1

To confirm your child’s place at Greensborough College we ask you to complete the forms and actions below.

 

Step One: 

Forms must be downloaded in order to complete and submit - forms can not be submitted through your web browser.  

Click here for instructions on how to access and submit digital forms to the College.

 

 

Step Two:

Please complete the 4 essential forms (below) by 20th August 2021. 

  1. Enrolment Form click here (Primary Parent/Carer to complete, see note below *) 

  2. Transition Form click here NOTE: you are not required to download this form, please instead fill it in on your internet browser and press submmit at the bottom of the page when complete

  3. Arts Technology & Behaviour Agreement click here

  4. Access to Digital Technologies Booklet click here

* If your child resides in 2 seperate dwellings the;

  • Primary Parent/Carer completes the Enrolment Form (above)

  • Primary Parent/Carer provides the Secondary Parent/Carer information in the Alternate Family Form click here

 

Step Three:

Please also download and read the following 4 forms prior to the Year 7 Information Evening on 12th October 2021.

 

  1. 2022 Indicative Essential / Optional / Voluntary Items click here

  2. School Uniform Information click here

  3. Parents & Friends Association Information including Facebook Page for second hand items click here

If your child would like to study instrumental music please complete the Instrumental Music Form click here

 

Welcome Pack 2

  1. 2022 Year 7 Curriculum & Other Contributions and Extra Curricular Items click here

  2. 2022 Year 7 Booklist click here
  3. Coffee Chats click here

  4. Compass Parent Guide click here

 


Laptop Information

Families can choose from a range of devices through the LWT Order Portal. Families will have several options to choose from, including a choice of warranty and insurance options. This allows families to opt in to options, which should make the devices more affordable.

Please visit the following website: http://greensc.orderportal.com.au/  to access the portal. Please navigate through the portal to organise your order, remembering to tick the box that you have read and agree to the Acceptable Use Agreement.

The IT support we provide and the roll out of new platforms to support student learning are best managed by standardising the laptops that are in use at the college. ‚Äč

The LWT portal provides 3 choices of device and meet the minimum hardware specifications.

 

Any other questions? Please get in touch with us: help@greensc.on.spiceworks.com

 


Important dates and upcoming events

Athlete Development Program (ADP)

The ADP provides student athletes with the opportunity to upgrade their athletic performance whilst at school. Their involvement will help them to achieve their personal best in their sporting pursuits, in all facets of their schooling and in life beyond their time at Greensborough College.

 

Applications close 20th August 2021 (If you have already submitted an application earlier in the year you do not need to re-apply)

 

For more information on the ADP please click here

 

To apply for the ADP please click here

 

 

High Achievers Program

Greensborough College is committed to delivering educational programs that meet the needs of a wide range of individual abilities and interests.  We strive to ensure all students reach their aspirations beyond school. Highly able students together with those with a strong work ethic are urged to apply for this program.

 

Applications close 19th November 2021 

 

Testing date: 26th November 2021

 

For more information please click here

 

To register for the High Achievers Test please click here

 

 

Scholarship

Scholarships offered by Greensborough College are available to young people who diligently seek to realise their potential in all pursuits undertaken whilst a student of the College. Applicants will demonstrate preparedness to embrace the College's values of Courage, Aspiration, Respect and Equality. 

 

Applications close 1st September 2021 

 

For more information and to apply please click here

 

 

English Skills Reading Program

Greensborough College is committed to delivering educational programs that meet the needs of a wide range of individual abilities and interests. As part of this Greensborough College offers a Year 7 English Skills Reading Program. The program is designed to assist and support students who are identified as needing intervention in the area of reading and literacy.

 

Applications close 1st September 2021 

 

For more information and to apply please click here

 

 

Year 7 Information Evening

 

This important evening will be held on Tuesday, 12th October, 6:00pm.

This evening will provide parents and students with an opportunity to ask questions and be fully informed about what to expect in 2022. It is expected that all prospective parents and students will attend this information evening.

 

Please RSVP to this event by Monday 4th October Click here

 

 

 

Orientation Day

 

State Wide Orientation Day will be held on Tuesday, 7th December 2021.  All students enrolled in Year 7 for 2022 will attend Greensborough College for the day.

 

More information will be provided about this event at the Year 7 Information Evening.

 

 

 

Coffee Chats

 

Coffee Chats are an opportunity for parents/carers to meet the Greensborough College Leadership and Wellbeing Team for a private informal chat. This is available for you to share academic, wellbeing, medical, behavioural or social information about your child to assist with a smooth transition to secondary school.

 

Click here to book

 

More information will be provided about this event at the Year 7 Information Evening.

 

 

 

First day of Year 7

 

Monday 31st January 2022

 

More information will be provided about the first day of Year 7 on Orientation Day.

 

 

 

Swimming Carnival

 

The annual whole school swimming carnival will be held on Wednesday 2nd February 2022.

 

 

 

Year 7 Camp 2022

 

An orientation camp will be organised for Year 7 students to attend as a whole group, providing them with the opportunity to foster new friendships, cooperation skills and team spirit amongst their homegroup and cohort.

 

Details on costing as well as consent/medical forms will be provided at a later date.

 


Forging Futures Program

This is a 4 week program which aims to connect and engage Grade 5 & 6 students with Greensborogh College's range of innovative workshops and amazing facilities.

 

Click here for more information


Map

 

Please view the College map to familiarise yourself with the key locations around the school. Please also explore the College via the interactive Map.

 

Click here to view the College Map

 

Click here to view the interactive Map

 


Staff Profiles

Click here to view the staff profiles

 


Social Media

We invite you to follow us on our Social Media accounts for updates on events, achievements, celebrations and much more!

 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GreensboroughCollege

 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/greensboroughcollege