International Education

Australia

Education

 

Oxley Christian College


15-49 Old Melbourne Road

Chirnside Park VIC3116

Tel: (03) 9727 9900

Fax: (03) 9727 9988

Email: office@oxley. vic.edu.au

Website: www.oxley. vic.edu.au

Key Details

Type: Independent

Level: Combined

Gender: Coed

Religious Affiliation: Christian

Early Learning: Yes

Learning Extension: Yes

International Students: Yes

Scholarships: YesSporting Academy: Yes

Introduction

Oxley Christian College is committed to excellence in all aspects of school life. Its team of dedicated teachers seeks to meet the educational needs of all students. Students are encouraged in the development of Christian faith and values sound study habits leadership skills and a desire to serve their community.

Facilities

Set in 70 acres of beautiful grounds at Chirnside Park oxley’s Campus has fantastic facilities including dedicated Senior School science complex visual Arts and Design Centre resource and Information Services Centre Hospitality kitchens education support facilities and administration complex. Facilities also include a chapel; assembly hall; and Junior senior and VCE Information Technology Laboratories. The new Oxley Stadium accommodates five competition-sized basketball courts suitable for all indoor sports aFitness Centre and sports cafe. There are extensive ovals playing fields outdoor courts and play equipment. A 250 seat Performing Arts Centre is the latest edition with a new Early Learning Centre opening in 2015.

Curriculum

In the Senior School Years 7 to 10 students are involved in a richly diverse program that encourages academic rigour and involvement in a wealth of activities including off campus learning. In Years 11 and 12 awide range of VCE studies prepares students for entry to all tertiary courses. Year 10 students may fast track into the VCE which gives opportunities for more intensive study in Years 11 and 12. A unique Early Learning program provides Preschool and Prep students with sound educational foundations for the future. The Junior School provides strong sequential programs of Literacy and Numeracy integrated Studies sciences sOSE lOTE biblical Studies music art drama Health physical Education and Sport.

Extra-curricular activities

Inter-house and EISM Inter-school Sports interstate and international tours student exchange debating and an exciting camps program. A comprehensive Performing Arts program includes individual instrumental tuition bands choirs and ensembles and major musical and theatrical productions. Chapel services prayer groups peer support and community service programs are vibrant practical expressions of Christian faith and values.

Student welfare programs

Counselling and pastoral care are freely available from the chaplain Home-group teachers Year-level co-ordinators special education teachers and careers counsellors.

Fees

For current fee information visit the college website: www.oxley. vic.edu.au

Announcements:

School at Work Information Mornings

Visit our website to enquire about our next School At Work Information morning.

School At Work mornings allow for prospective parents to attend Oxley and to see the school in action to get a ‘feel’ for the place.   While open days are an excellent opportunity to see the school in full colour school At Work mornings allow parents to see the school on a normal school day observe the behaviour of our students meet our friendly teachers and leadership team ask questions regarding our curriculum and tour our fantastic facilities.

During a School at Work you will experience:
  • An address from the Principal
  • Morning tea with key staff and an opportunity to ask questions
  • A school tour customised to the interests and age of your child