School DescriptionElwood College is located very close to both the beach and Melbourne city. The small school environment of just 700 students enables students to benefit from individual care and attention. Students receive an academic education in modern facilities and can participate in a wide range of extra-curricular activities.
Awards and Accomplishments Of School
• Melbourne University Kwong Lee Dow Scholars, 2013-2015 • Monash University Vice Chancellor’s Award - Mathematics, 2013 • Australian Defence Force Scholarships, 2012, 2014-2016 • Swinburne University Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship - Design, 2013 • National Youth Science Forum Award, 2015
- 10% Percentage of International Students
Real Stories from Real Students:
Success story ‘I loved my time at Elwood College. I made so many friends and we all supported each other during the hard work for the VCE. I had so much assistance from the teachers and the aides at the college. I am really happy with my results.’ – Jiang – China, (Currently studying Engineering, RMIT University)
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