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Friday 28 April

Cross Country


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Tuesday 16 May

Open Day for Grade 6 students

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Wednesday 17 May

Student Free Day (Staff Development Day)


Friday 26 May

Top Arts Tour (please note date change for this excursion from Friday 5 May)


Monday 29 May until Friday 2 June

Year 9 Camp


Monday 5 June

Year 8 Exams


Tuesday 6 June

Year 9 Exams


Monday 12 June

Queen's Birthday Holiday


Wednesday 14 June

GAT Exam


 Friday 30 June

Last day of Term 2







  • Worlds Greatest Shave

      12 students at Portland Secondary College dug deep and got colourful in support of peer Lora Jarmyn, who is diligently raising funds for the Leukaemia Foundation’s World’s Greatest Shave. Aided by the Student Representative Council, they raised ...
  • Reengagement Program Donation

    Earlier this year, the Portland Secondary College received a cheque for $10,000.00 from the Portland Lodge and the Freemasons Foundation. The much-needed funds went towards the College's Reengagement Program providing a student welfare coordinator and a ...
  • John Thomas Retires

        In the past three decades, the landscape of Portland’s secondary education has undergone several serious metamorphoses, but the one thing that has remained consistent is business manager John Thomas. Since joining the education department i...
  • Camps, Sports & Excursions Fund (CSEF)

      Financial Assistance Information for Parents   Camps, Sports & Excursions Fund (CSEF)   Every Victorian child should have access to the world of learning opportunities that exist beyond the classroom. The Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund will ...
  • Forms

    Camps, Sports & Excursions Fund Form...
  • 2015 Prospectus

        The 2015 Prospectus is now available.  Click here to download. ...
  • Liam and Asha shortlisted for Top Arts

    Portland Secondary College Year 12 students Liam Barr and Asha Murray have both been shortlisted for entry into next year’s Top Arts exhibition.The annual exhibition puts artwork from Year 12 VCE students on display in Melbourne at the National Galler...
  • Engaging Homeless Youth

      Portland Secondary College Reengagement Program students have been working to improve Portland’s understanding of youth homelessness this term. Their most recent contribution has been introducing the community to Brophy Family and Youth Services ...
  • PSC Band prepares with primaries

    Portland Secondary College's senior school band is touring Ballarat today after performing for Portland's primary schools late last week. Music Teache,r Brian Healy said while both school rock bands had joined the senior school band performing for the ...
  • ANZAC Research

              The individual stories of 13 Portlanders who fought at the Gallipoli campaign a century ago are coming to life again, thanks to the research efforts of Portland Secondary College students and their teacher.Six PSC volunteers ranging in...
  • Blue Whale Research

          Four students from local high schools are taking part in a unique marine science scholarship program studying iconic blue whales in their feeding habitat around Portland.Portland whale research organisation, Blue Whale Study (BWS), is offeri...
  • Work Experience

       As part of my week-long Work Experience at the Portland Observer, I was asked to go and interview some of my fellow classmates while they completed their work experience and find out what they thought of their week away from the classrom. My Portl...
  • Presentation Night 2014

    Photos courtesy of Portland Observer.   To download a pdf of this article click here....
  • Congratulations Katrina!

    Portland Secondary College is proud to announce Katrina Bell as the first of our students who has achieved the Victorian Certificate (Baccalaureate).The VCE Baccalaureate is contained within the VCE and provides an additional form of recognition for stu...
  • Young Brock is Radio Host at 3RPC

      Young Portland Secondary College Student and 3RPC radio host might turn pro some day.   Which is more fun, speedway, motor-cross or radio announcing? Or all of the above? That's the delightful dilemma facing 13 year old Brock Pengilly of Portlan...
  • VCD International Career Development Award

        Elise Travers with her logo hand picked by legendary Chef, Thierry Marx.   Budding graphic designer Elise Travers has received a significant endorsement from French chef and molecular gastronomist Thierry Marx, with her logo design ha...
  • Gallipoli Tour 2015

      Two students from Portland will have a rare chance to be part of one of nation-defining ANZAC Day service in Gallipoli next year.In an announcement made by Premier Dr Denis Napthine on Wednesday, Portland Secondary College’s Bradley Jasper, 17, an...
  • Community Local Forum

        Current intelligence available to Portland police suggests crystal methamphetamine is not being manufactured in Portland, Senior Sergeant Paul Phelan told the Breaking the Ice Portland Forum on Thursday night.  "At the moment intelligence suggest...
  • Re-engagement Program 3 Bays Marathon

      Eight students from the Portland Secondary College’s Re-engagement Program are lacing up their shoes and putting some miles in their legs in preparation for the 3 Bays Marathon on Sunday; along the way the students have learnt about a lot more than ...
  • 'Theatre Sports' School Production 2014

        An original script following the adventures of a group of misfits who enter the National Theatre Sports Grand Final marks the Portland Secondary College’s tenth successive production. Running each night from Wednesday, September 17 to Friday Sep...