April 2, 2019

Thank you all for another successful and productive term at Torquay College. It’s absolutely incredible how much we manage to fit into a ten week program, and I’m always astounded as to how much our students mature in such a short period. This is particularly evident i...

February 13, 2019

Congratulations to all our students and staff for a fantastic start to the term. The first ‘full’ week has been very busy with a lot of activity across the school. This has included students participating in the Open Water Program, the new STEM program starting as a sp...

December 18, 2018

The year certainly has flown and it’s difficult to believe we are in the final week of the term! Once again we have had a very busy, enjoyable and successful year. Our students have enjoyed a wide variety of learning opportunities and our staff have put in an amazing e...

December 11, 2018

Student Leaders 2019 – Congratulations to all the students who have been named as leaders for next year. As I said at Assembly on Friday, we look to all our Grade Six students to play a leadership role in their final year of school, whether it be as a Prep ‘buddy,’ a H...

December 4, 2018

Staffing for 2019 – As I mentioned last week, we are in the depths of planning for next year. This has also required the recruitment of some new staff and we are excited to welcome two new teachers to Torquay College next year. William Barnes will be joining us from Be...

November 12, 2018

Remembrance Day – thank you to the parents and community members who joined us for our special assembly on Friday to commemorate Remembrance Day. It was fantastic to have our students respectfully participate in the service and to lay wreaths in honour of those who hav...

November 7, 2018

Welcome back after the long weekend. I hope you all enjoyed the break and I’m certain that our gardens loved the rain more than the spectators at the horse races!

Cultural Understanding

This year all our staff will undergo formal training to improve their cultural knowle...

October 23, 2018

Torquay Festival – Thank you to everyone who supported our festival on Saturday. Besides the odd shower, it was a great success and we’ve gathered some great ideas for next year. The students who provided the musical entertainment were massively popular and put on a fa...

October 16, 2018