Much More Than Marks - Learning for Life
At Shenton College a child’s schooling experience is more than an outstanding academic result. We strive to develop our students’ knowledge of the world and to foster the emotional and social intelligence they need to be active participants and leaders, now and in the future.
A successful student at Shenton College will be able to work in teams, care for others and be an active contributor to society. Your child will have the opportunity to participate in a rich learning environment that cultivates creativity and nurtures their individual talents.
Welcome to Shenton College and the Shenton Difference.
Mr Michael Morgan. BSc, Dip. Ed, MBA
IPS Review Findings Report
Shenton College recently completed an Independent Public School Review. Click here for a copy of the findings for you to read.
Shenton College Ranked Australia’s Top Public School
The Weekend Australian 1-2 June, 2013 published its annual review of Australian schools in its Your School supplement. The review is based on school performance data derived from the national NAPLAN Tests. The newspaper argues that the foundational skills tested in NAPLAN “remain the best indicators we have of how well a school and its students are doing academically.” The Your School supplement ranked Shenton College as the Number 1 Comprehensive Public Secondary School in Australia.
Shenton College Wins NAB Impact Award
The Shenton-UWA Learning Links program has won a prestigious NAB Impact Award and $30,000 prize.
What the Judges said: The Learning Links project is the result of the longstanding partnership that Shenton College has with the University of Western Australia and delivers a range of learning opportunities for students in response to identified curriculum needs. The partnership enables students to work at the University; be connected with science, mathematics and humanities programs; have contact with mentors and PhD students; and become involved in research and work experience. For fourteen years, this partnership has been having a positive influence on participating students’ education and aspirations.
Winners of WA Secondary School & Principal of the Year
“Our success is the result of our strong learning community, excellent partnerships within and outside the college, and wonderful staff and students who work incredibly hard.”
It’s known as the ‘Shenton difference’ and its what the judges said set this school apart. High quality teaching, a focus on the whole student, visionary leadership and strong partnerships are clearly evident. The social and emotional development of students sits along side their academic achievements, with high quality teaching at the heart of this school.
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Shenton College was also announced the 2013
Principal of the Year – Michael Morgan
Beginning Teacher of the Year- Rebecca Halse