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6 May 2022                A visual showcase of school life this week at Avila

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  • If students need to leave school early due to an appointment please send a note with the student in the morning or the day before so that Homeroom and subject teachers can be made aware.
  • Aprons are now in stock at PSW. Students studying Food Technology require an apron in class.

The Arts

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Learning & Teaching

Year 9 City Inquiry Showcase


Mother's Day Breakfast

Food Technology

New Technology! 

Avila's Food Technology kitchen is now equipped with a new camera and multiple screens that allow the teacher to film their demonstration and project to the student work stations.


SCSA Badminton

On Tuesday 3 May, Avila took part in the SCSA badminton tournament for the first time. During trials, it was great to see the enthusiasm and number of students interested in taking part. Whilst we weren’t able to prepare as well as we could have due to unforeseen circumstances with training, we performed as if we had been training for weeks. Our junior, intermediate and senior teams played extremely well together, bonding early in the tournament, and cheering each other on as we played.
After a great day of sportsmanship and teamwork, our intermediate and senior teams secured a spot in the semi-finals which placed them 3rd overall for the tournament. Whilst we didn’t qualify for the finals, I am very proud of our efforts, considering the little time we had together. Our junior team placed 5th overall, with their liveliness and determination setting a great example for us all. As a whole, we are particularly proud of our juniors, as, for many of them, this was their first experience with an inter-school sports event. 

Yaalini Kuhanandha
Badminton Captain 

Avila in Action

Our Week in Pictures

VCE Physics Prac
Year 8 students achieved their yellow belt in Taekwondo
VCE Biology students investigated anaerobic respiration
Geography students went on a field trip to Kinglake.
VCE VET Students made cookies for the Mother's Day Breakfast
Year 10 Environmental Science students tested the water at Scotchmans Creek
Year 7 students had cookies and a chat with Dr Cotter.
Year 10 Peer Helpers hosted Grade 4 and 5 students for the Secondary School Experience Day.
Year 7 Food Technology students made cupcakes for Mother's Day in class.
Avila students raised funds for Vinnies and Opening the Doors Foundation.

Avila Archives

Flashback Friday

The mothers of Avila students have always played an integral part in our College's life. Their lives are the key inspiration for our young women. Thank-you to all of our mothers of past students, present students and staff. Thank-you to all of those who continue to be the nurturers of our young people.
PFA 2013 (left) 2009 - Three generations of Avila girls (right)
2018 Mother's Day Breakfast
2014 Mother's day stall
2011 Mother's Day
Avila Calendar
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Avila College acknowledges the Wurundjeri People as the Traditional Owners and custodians of this land and pays respect to their Elders past, present and emerging. 

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