Cheltenham Secondary College

Cheltenham Secondary College Information

  • Address: Bernard Street, Cheltenham, Victoria 3192
  • Distance from Melbourne: 18 km
  • Principal: Mr Peter Corkill
  • International Student Coordinator: Lorraine East/Heath McMillin
  • Number of students: 1180
  • Number of international students: 25
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 99%
  • University offers : 63%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 35%

Cheltenham Secondary College has a strong discipline and welfare structure that is supportive to students and staff. Courtesy, self discipline and respect for others are promoted in a safe environment.

The VCE program is characterised by a highly experienced teaching team and extensive counselling process that results in outstanding VCE results.  One of the first Victorian Government Schools to accept  international students, the school community supports the program through homestays.   


Languages taught

  • Italian



Intensive English Language provided

  • At nearby English Language Centre



Special programs

  • Accelerated programs
  • Sports and academic exchange with a South Australian school
  • Major annual theatre production



Popular sports

  • Athletics
  • Swimming
  • Basketball
  • Hockey
  • Football



Special facilities

  • Modern computer labs
  • Performing arts centre
  • Instrumental tuition
  • School band
  • Double court gymnasium  
  • New science, technology and administration building  
  • Fully air-conditioned