Academic Achievement

Academic Awards

Highest Academic Achiever 2021

The ‘Celebration of Achievement’ evening acknowledges the outstanding academic achievements of Year 7 to 11 students based on their academic results over the whole year.

These students are celebrated for their achievements and recognised for being in the top 5% of their year level and were presented with Academic Achievement awards.

One student from each year level is announced as the Highest Academic Achiever and go on to grace the Honour Board in the Mary Dalton Hall.

The following students were recognised as the Highest Academic Achiever in their year level in 2021:

Year 7 Rhiannan Marie-Jeanne
Year 8 Elisa Humphrey
Year 9 Caitlyn Singleton
Year 10 Hayley Meure
Year 11 Kasey Thompson

VCE and VCAL Academic Excellence and Endeavour Awards 2021

The Academic Excellence Awards are presented to one student from each VCE Unit 3/4 course of study. The recipient of each of these awards has achieved the highest results for school-based assessment tasks.

The Academic Endeavour Awards are presented to students from each class of each VCE Unit 3/4 course of study. The recipients of these awards have consistently demonstrated determination, grit and persistence.

We congratulate the following students who received Academic Excellence Awards and Academic Endeavour Awards in 2021:

DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES
Data Analytics
Excellence – Evelyn Ferreira
Endeavour – Alexandra Comey

DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGIES
Food Studies
Excellence – Shawnee Balogh
Endeavour – Jasmine Young

Product Design and Technology
Excellence – Caitlin Larson
Endeavour – Mary Sakkas

ENGLISH
English
Excellence – Madison McCahon
Endeavour – Ashleigh Clark, Rebecca Foster, Kara Miwa-Dale, Maria Race, Rosin Tobin and Ellen Young

English Language
Excellence – Samantha Xu
Endeavour – Laura Mitchell

Literature
Excellence – Rosie Egan
Endeavour – Eliza Patterson

HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Health and Human Development
Excellence – Ellen Young
Endeavour – Carli Baulch, Laura Mitchell and Teresa Peters

Physical Education
Excellence – Chloe Toth
Endeavour – Madison McCahon

VCE VET Certificate III in Sport and Recreation
Excellence – Maya Dear (Year 11, 2021)
Endeavour – Victoria Goulas (Year 11, 2021)

HUMANITIES
Business Management
Excellence – Sarah Molin
Endeavour – Emily Crick and Phoebe Standfield

Global Politics
Excellence – Rosin Tobin
Endeavour – Grace Myles

History Revolutions
ExcellenceRebecca Foster
Endeavour – Charlotte Pullbrook

Legal Studies
Excellence – Phoebe Standfield
Endeavour – Ciara Mansbridge and Ellen Young

LANGUAGES
Italian
Excellence – Laura Mitchell
Endeavour – Laura Cussigh

Japanese
Excellence – Samantha Xu
Endeavour – Kara Miwa-Dale

MATHEMATICS
Further Mathematics
Excellence – Madison McCahon
Endeavour – Shawnee Balogh, Sophia Bryant, Hannah Salisbury and Pippa White

Mathematical Methods
Excellence – Georgia Poulier
Endeavour – Ashleigh Clark and Ellen Young

Specialist Mathematics
Excellence – Rosaline Thong
Endeavour – Georgia Poulier

PERFORMING ARTS
Dance
Excellence – Ella Bater (Year 11, 2021)
Endeavour – Erin Carroll (Year 11, 2021)

Drama
Excellence – Jaz Brown (Year 11, 2021)
Endeavour – Shannen Carty (Year 11, 2021)

Music
Excellence – Ellie Carter
Endeavour – Francesca Malignaggi (Year 11, 2021)

SCIENCE
Biology
Excellence – Madison McCahon
Endeavour – Erin Carroll (Year 11, 2021), Alice Merchant (Year 11, 2021) and Angelina Stefanopoulos (Year 11, 2021)

Chemistry
Excellence – Georgia Poulier
Endeavour – Madison McCahon and Sarah Molin

Physics
Endeavour – Charlotte Lowe
Excellence – Eliza Patterson

Psychology
Excellence – Skye Zhu-Maguire
Endeavour – Shawnee Balogh, Francesca Malignaggi (Year 11, 2021) and Eleanor Mansell

VISUAL AND CREATIVE ARTS

Art
Excellence – Rebecca Foster
Endeavour – Holly Sutherland

Media
Excellence – Charlotte Pullbrook
Endeavour – Maria Race

Studio Arts
Excellence – Kellie Palatino
Endeavour – Eliza Rogers

Visual Communications Design
Excellence – Phoebe Standfield
Endeavour – Claire Brown

VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF APPLIED LEARNING
Excellence – Teagan Hyland
Endeavour – Jerzie Vernall