Lyndale Secondary College

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Lyndale Secondary College
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Gladstone Road, Dandenong North
Melbourne, Victoria
Coordinates 37°57′27″S 145°12′23″E / 37.9574°S 145.2063°E / -37.9574; 145.2063Coordinates: 37°57′27″S 145°12′23″E / 37.9574°S 145.2063°E / -37.9574; 145.2063
Type State school
Motto Strength, Pride, Success
Established 1961
Principal Mr. Mark Moir
Teaching staff 110
Years 7 to 12
Number of students 1253
Colour(s) Maroon, Yellow
Yearbook MENSANA

Lyndale Secondary College is a co-educational government secondary school located in Dandenong North, Victoria. It has a student enrolment of approximately 1,200, and is known as one of the largest single campus schools in Victoria.

The school is divided into two sub-schools—a middle school and senior school. Its principal is Mr Mark Moir, and there are also two vice principals.

The principal features of the campus are the Hugh McRae Hall, a Resource Centre (Library), a Senior Studies Wing, a recently completed Language Centre (West Wing) and the well-equipped Graeme Fox Stadium.

Headstart Program[edit]

The Headstart Program is a new initiative that the college has launched where students from Year 7 to 11 commence the new school year late in November (25 November in 2013). The program lasts for 3 weeks with studies resulting in an assessment task/outcome.

A feature of the school is the SEAL (Select Entry Accelerated Learning) program.

The highest ATAR score of Lyndale Secondary College was achieved by Jin (Sam) Shan in 2011, with an ATAR of 99.15.

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