Due to the transition to remote learning during Term 2, Elwood’s wellbeing team has created an online platform where students are able to access important resources related to mental health and wellbeing. This website also has a specific area with information for parents and/or carers of these students. This website is being updated on a weekly basis, and provides a platform related to all areas of wellbeing. Elwood College’s wellbeing website includes:
Starting Year 7 at Elwood College
The Year 10 Boys have been participating in workshops run by Tomorrow Man. Tomorrow Man and Tomorrow Woman deliver workshops around Australia to people of all ages. They disrupt outdated traditional gender stereotypes and help participants define and own their unique story. Enabling them to confidently navigate a world of expectations, demands and emotional complexity, creating a healthier life for themselves and the people they love. These sessions are currently being delivered online, with the hope that they may return to be on-site later in the year
The Australian Government is providing $30.2 million in 2019–20 for the Local Schools Community Fund (the Fund).
The Fund was an application-based process open to all eligible schools – government, Catholic and independent – designed to benefit students and their school community by contributing to small scale projects and their associated costs at the local school level. Elwood College has been successful and will be installing a new computer lab; specifically, aimed at STEM based subjects at Middle School
On Monday, 2nd March, four members of the St Kilda Football Club came to do a workshop with the Year 7 Students. Players Paddy Ryder, Logan Austin, Ryan Abbot and Jack Sinclair answered questions and ran football clinics with the students. Special Thanks to all who arranged such a great visit for our students.