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Parents & Friends

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The Parents & Friends Association (PFA) exists to support the College by fostering an inclusive, welcoming atmosphere within the College. It conducts a number of activities for community building and fundraising.

The committee meets monthly.

The PFA gratefully welcomes new members.

Meetings start at 7:30pm and are held on either the Broadmeadows Campus in the Kerrsland Boardroom or in the Glenroy Campus Staffroom.

Meeting Dates - 2016

Semester 1 

  • 1st February
  • 7th March
  • 11th April
  • 2nd May
  • 6th June at the Glenroy Campus

Semester 2

  • 11th July
  • 1st August
  • 5th September
  • 3rd October
  • 31st October
  • AGM on the 28th November

Parent / Guardian Volunteer roles

Parent involvement has been shown to improve student's success rates at school and promotes greater awareness between the College and each family.

To express an interest in attending a meeting or to volunteer to participate in any committee, please contact Nicole Allan on (03) 9301 2790 or email: nallan@penola.vic.edu.au

Scholarships

The PFA provide scholarships to benefit the students within the College community. The Scholarship program recognises and encourages students who strive for excellence in a wide range of disciplines, and believes that it is important that students develop:

  • Skills of creativity;
  • a spirit of enquiry;
  • self-discipline;
  • critical awareness;
  • a sense of community;
  • skills in leadership;
  • and a desire for academic excellence.

We endeavour to support students by providing a number of Scholarships each year for the following categories:

  • Personal Endeavour
  • Co-curricular
  • Academic Excellence
  • Community Spirit

The Scholarships are for $400 each to assist with the payment of school fees or the purchase of school books and uniform.

Students in Years 7 - 11 may apply for a scholarship for the following year.

Application forms are available to students late Term 3.

Junior Campus:
35 William St., Glenroy, VIC 3046
Senior Campus:
29 Gibson St., Broadmeadows, VIC 3047
Postal Address:
PO Box 637, Glenroy, VIC 3046



Email:
Telephone:
(03) 9301-2777
Fax:
(03) 9301-2770