Australia Victoria, Australia
  • Homestay Accommodation
  • $ $ $
  • Public

Elwood College

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    650
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Short-Term, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Elwood 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
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
Yes
Sports
Aerobics, Aquatics, Artistic, Aussie Football, Badminton, Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Cricket, Cycling, Dance, Diving, Fitness, Futsal, Golf, Gym, Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Lawn Bowls, Netball, Personal Fitness, Sailing, Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Surfing, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Arts
Art, Digital Animation, Fashion, Film and Television, Film Television, Painting, Performing Arts, Photography, Sculpture, Theater, Video And Digital Imaging
Music
Band, Chamber Choir, Choir, Instrument Basson, Instrument Clarinett, Instrument Contrabass, Instrument Ebass, Instrument Eguitar, Instrument French Horn, Instrument Guitar, Instrument Piano, Instrument Saxophone, Instrument Trombone, Instrument Trumpet, Vocal
Languages
Arabic, Chinese, Chinese, French, German, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Malaysian, Portuguese, Spanish, Vietnamese
Clubs and Extracurricular
Life Saving
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
13-18

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)

Jiang Y

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