The first new building may be complete and work on the second underway, but Elwood College’s Grounds Masterplan has many more exciting projects ahead.


On the 2nd of May, the Elwood College senior girls football team battled it out against other schools. Teacher Amelia Fahie gave a full report on the day.

On April 3rd 2019, Year 12 students Annalise Smith and Sabrina Phillips-Brash represented Elwood College students and the Macnamara electorate’s youth, speaking of federal inaction towards climate change at the Macnamara Candidates’ Forum on Climate Change and Energy at the St Kilda Town Hall in front of an audience of more than 500 people. This forum was a chance for Macnamara voters to directly question the candidates of the three major parties, Liberal, Labor and Greens, on these pertinent issues in a ‘Q&A’-like fashion.

In VCE English, students undertake a creative writing unit, in which they study a creative text and then produce a story of their own. This year’s Year 12s studied Australian author Cate Kennedy’s ‘Like a House on Fire’ and used this book as inspiration to write their own stories. Here is College Captain Sabrina Phillips’ story, ‘Distance’: