Community Awards

Each year; as a college community we recognise and celebrate students who are recipents of external college awards across a broad range of areas including community and teamwork awards. We congratulate the following award recpients for 2019.

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Kwong Lee Dow Young Scholars Program
The Kwong Lee Dow Young Scholars Program is an academic enrichment program designed to support high-achieving Year 10 students within Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia.To be eligible to apply students need to be in the top 5% of their year level and have demonstrated evidence of leadership, active citizenship and community involvement.
2019 Recipient: Skye Zhu-Maguire


Australian Defence Force Long Tan Youth Leadership and Teamwork Award
This is presented to a student who demonstrates leadership and teamwork within both the school and the broader local community. At the same time, it recognises those who display strong values, such as doing one’s best, respect for others and “mateship”, characteristics that are integral to Australian society.
2020 Recipient:: Natalie Meyer

Australian Defence Force Innovators Award
This award is presented to a Year 12 student who has demonstrated outstanding science and maths abilities. It highlights the value the Navy, Army and Air Force place on STEM skills and STEM career opportunities within defence.
2020 Recipient:: Clara McEvoy

Community Spirit and Leadership Award
This award is presented by Mark Dreyfus QC MP, Federal Member of Isaacs, as a means of rewarding a student who is a leader, not in an academic sense, but who leads through example and encourages others to contribute not only to their school community but to the wider community.
2019 Recipient:: Aine Moroney

Outstanding Student Citizen Award
The Outstanding Student Citizen Award was established by Tim Richardson MP to recognise a student from the graduation group who has exhibited the qualities of an outstanding citizen. The student who is selected for the award would demonstrate thoughtfulness of the needs of others and show their concern for the betterment of the school community.
2020 Recipient:: Annabel Gorman

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.
2020 Recipient:  Angelique Palatino