Glen Waverley Secondary College

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Glen Waverley Secondary College
Glen Waverley Secondary College logo
"Gain Wisdom"
Address
O'Sullivan Road
Glen Waverley, Victoria, 3150
Australia
Information
Type Public
Established 1960
Principal Gerry Schiller
Years 7-12
Enrolment 2,036
Colour(s) Red and Blue          
Website

Glen Waverley Secondary College is a non-selective public government school located in Glen Waverley, Victoria, Australia. It is one of the largest secondary schools in Victoria, [1] with around 2000 students and 135 teachers. [2] It is rank 52 on the VCE ATAR rankings.[citation needed]

History[edit]

The college was formed through the amalgamation of three secondary schools in the early 1990s: Syndal High School, Lawrence Secondary College (also known as Syndal Technical School) and Glen Waverley High School.[3]

Academic results[edit]

In 2006, four students from the College achieved the maximum possible score of 99.95 on the Victorian Certificate of Education a high result for a non-private school and non-selective school.[4] In 2010 and 2011 the College was the top performing non-selective or specialist state school in Victoria.[5][6]

It is the alma mater of the 2014 Mathematics Olympiad gold medalist, Alex Gunning [7]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 37°52′38″S 145°09′46″E / 37.87722°S 145.16278°E / -37.87722; 145.16278