2019 VCE / VCAL Awards

22/10/2019

On Tuesday 22 October at the final Assembly for our Class of 2019, both the College and VCE/VCAL 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 shows excellence in a particular field, has a very positive attitude and constantly strives for achieving her personal best and has a commitment to service within the College and the wider community.

Awarded to: Emma Chamberlain

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: Lily Stubbs

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: Despina Nianiakos

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: Ella Allan

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: Lucy Standfield

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: Naomi Russo

VCE AND VCAL ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE 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 - Grace Bloomer
Media - Chelsea Schultz
Studio Arts - Grace Petrie
Food Studies - Mary Anne Bui
VET Certificate II Applied Fashion - Poppy Hale
Health and Human Development - Abbey Geleit
Physical Education - Abbey McNamara
VET Certificate III Sport and Recreation - Allanah Freeman
Accounting - Sarah O'Brien
Business Management - Nadia Johnson
VET Certificate II Business - Indigo-Villinger Mansfield
Italian - Natalia Zappala
Japanese - Teja Peterson
Further Mathematics - Isabella Tudisca
Mathematical Methods - Roslyn Pan
Specialist Mathematics - Isabella Pullen
Dance - Ella Allan
Biology - Marian Al-Reban
VCAL - Olivia Booth

DUAL AWARD Recipients
Literature and Physics - Emma Chamberlain
History (Revolutions) and Visual Communication- Isabella Nicholls
Global Politics and Legal Studies - Lucy Standfield
English and Product Design Technology (Textiles) - Lily Stubbs

TRIPLE AWARD Recipient
English Language, Chemistry and Psychology - Despina Nianiakos

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