Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, October 24
  • To be advised
Applications for 2022 Academic and Music Scholarships are open now. Testing will take place on Saturday 24 October 2020, and we invite you to read more about our Scholarships and apply to participate by visiting the. Please note that this is subject to change due to COVID-19 and we will communicate any changes.
  • Monday, October 12
  • To be advised
Guest Speaker: Nicole Eckels, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sapphire Group (Glasshouse Fragrance and Circa Home brands) Nicole was born and raised in New York and began her career as a makeup artist before moving into a career in B2B sales. She decided to move to Australia with her son looking for a sea change.

Strathcona Stories

"Those of us on the inside know its special joy: the precious window of opportunity between the self-doubting, oft-misdirected energies of the junior secondary years and the aspirational anxiety of VCE. Every ancient culture knew that this is the time for initiation into adulthood and, indeed, this is also our lived experience in the classroom." write teachers Mrs Katrina Renard and Mrs Cathie Waldron in Idiom magazine highlighting the delight and fulfillment of teaching Year 9.
"For us, it's about what we can do as teachers -facilitating learning and helping them when challenges arise," Director of Early Learning Centre, Mrs Jo Dowling says. "But, equally, understanding they are exceptionally capable of making decisions. 
'...we can't waste this opportunity to analyse and discuss which systems and practices embraced during this period actually enhanced the teaching and learning experience, and simply revert to the ways we've always done things.' states Principal Mrs Marise McConaghy in The Age.
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To become unstoppable, a girl must first be set into motion

Strathcona is a catalyst of a life changing momentum, ensuring each girl discovers a trajectory as unique and full of potential as she is.

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