Deer Park Secondary College

Deer Park Secondary College Information

  • Address: Billingham Road, Deer Park, Victoria 3023
  • Distance from Melbourne: 18 km
  • Principal: Ms Rosemary Boyd
  • International Student Coordinator: Mr Bruce Malcom
  • Number of students: 575
  • Number of international students: 8
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 91%
  • University offers : 16%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 60%

Deer Park SC is located on the western fringe of Melbourne. The staff and student population is drawn from a diverse range of ethnic groups. Over 42% speak a language other than English at home and 20% of students were born overseas.

The college community is committed to personal excellence that starts in the classroom. The quality and dedication of the teaching staff, along with a positive learning environment, encourage students to strive for their personal best.   


Languages taught

  • French
  • Chinese



Intensive English Language provided

  • At nearby English Language Centre


Special programs

  • Literacy and numeracy support
  • Assistance to students in their personal pathways program
  • Outdoor education, including surfing, scuba diving and water skiing
  • Camps,public speaking and debates
  • Sports coaching and sport competitions
  • Student leadership program
  • Graduation and awards night



Popular sports

  • Soccer
  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Handball
  • Athletics



Special facilities

  • Modern technology centre
  • Computer and internet access throughout  classrooms
  • Laptops for student use in school
  • Music room and an extensive range of instruments
  • Extensive computerised library
  • Gymnasium, courts for tennis, netball and basketball, football pitch