2017 VCE Awards

24/10/2017

Triple award recipient, Chloe Gordon

On Tuesday 24 October at the final College assembly for our Class of 2017, both the College and external VCE Awards were presented. The College community is incredibly proud of the students and congratulates all award recipients on their outstanding achievements.

MARY DALTON AWARD
Sr. Mary Dalton CSB was Principal of Kilbreda from 1985 until the time of her death from cancer in 1995. This award is presented in her memory to recognise a student who meets the following criteria:

• Excellence in a particular field

• A very positive attitude and constant striving for achieving her personal best

• Commitment to service within the school and the wider community.

Awarded to: Isabelle Zhu-Maguire

MOTHER MARGARET MARY BOURKE AWARD
Mother Margaret Mary Bourke was Principal of Kilbreda College from 1927-1965. This award is presented in her memory to a student who has participated in a wide range of activities, achieved excellent results in her academic endeavours and involved herself in community service activities.

Awarded to: Jessica Burke

MICHELLE BASSETT MEMORIAL AWARD
Michelle was born with a serious heart disease. She suffered significant health problems and overcame many difficulties to complete a very special and memorable time at Kilbreda. She successfully completed her education at Kilbreda in 1994. Michelle lost her battle with her disease and died soon after her 21st birthday. Maureen and John Bassett, Michelle’s parents, decided to donate this Award in Michelle’s memory to recognise a student with a determination to succeed and not be conquered by difficulties along the way.

Awarded to: Lani Quirk

CALTEX BEST ALL ROUNDER AWARD
This award recognises a student for her all-round application in the classroom, on the sports field and in the community.

Awarded to: Caitlin Bilos

CITY OF KINGSTON AWARD
This award is presented by the City of Kingston as a means of rewarding excellence and achievement within the student community.

Awarded to: Sarah Carino

LONG TAN YOUTH LEADERSHIP AND TEAMWORK AWARD
This award, made by the Australian Defence Force, recognises students who demonstrate leadership and teamwork within both the school and the broader local community.

Awarded to: Jessica Clark

AUSTRALIAN MITOCHONDRIAL DISEASE FOUNDATION YOUTH AWARD
This Award regonises individuals for their significant contribution to the Mitochondrial community.

Awarded to: Lani Quirk
Find out more about Lani's achievements HERE

VCE AND VCAL ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
In each Unit 3/4 VCE/VET subject the following students in addition to one student for Senior VCAL were recognised for their commitment and level of achievement in their studies:

Art - Monica Casaceli
Media - Alice Wright
Product Design Technology (Textiles) - Jessica Clark
Studio Arts - Charlotte Goodman
Visual Communication - Isabelle Zhu-Maguire
English - Dainora Petraitis
English Language - Jaimie Woolley
Literature - Tenae Smith
Food Studies - Angela Truong
Health and Human Development - Tenae Smith
Accounting- Renee Bouvier
Business Management - Stephanie Waters
Global Politics - Olivia Guhl
History (Revolutions) - Chantal Ah-Young
Legal Studies - Elizabeth Morris
French - Aikaterina Hatzi
Italian - Sarah Carino
Japanese - Monique Nguyen
Further Mathematics - Ciara Murray
Mathematical Methods - Chloe Gordon
Specialist Mathematics - Anne Gordon
Dance - Ruby Paterno
Theatre Studies - Amelia Stutterd-Walsh
Physical Education - Isabel Geleit
VET Sport and Recreation III - Ruby Clohesy
Biology - Sarah Carino
Chemistry - Chloe Gordon
Physics - Chloe Gordon
Psychology - Emma Westerman
VCAL - Hollie McCracken