Years 11 and 12 : VCE

Elwood College provides a wide range of academic offerings to students in the Senior School.  All students in Years 11 and 12 are enrolled in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) and are encouraged to aim for completing the VCE Baccalaureate. Our program is further strengthened by our student-centred, passionate and hard-working teaching staff across all subjects.

The subjects we offer at Elwood College are as follows:


Elwood College has a comprehensive instrumental music program providing students with the opportunity to develop skills, acquire knowledge and learn to appreciate music.  

In Year 7, all students learn an instrument, with a diverse choice of instruments, including voice. From Year 8 onwards, continued tuition is a popular option. Music Performance is offered as a VCE subject.

Basketball Academy

The Elwood College Basketball Academy is an optional, fee-based program offering professional coaching on site before and after school. The academy is proving hugely popular in its first year, with more than 60 students enjoying the sporting and social aspects of the program.

The Academy is a partnership between Elwood College and Chase Basketball (an initiative of Australian Basketball Resources).