Hallam Senior Secondary College

Hallam Senior Secondary College

  • Address: Frawley Road, Hallam, Victoria 3803
  • Distance from Melbourne: 35 k
  • Principal: Anne Martin (Acting)
  • International Student Coordinator: John Lyall
  • Number of students: 760
  • Number of international students: 5
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 93%
  • University offers : 30%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 52%

Hallam SSC offers extensive senior programs to help students achieve their goals and to provide pathways to further education and training. Students are enrolled in Years 10 to 12, undertake programs in either the VCE or VCAL, and can include choices from a wide range of VET Certificates that are delivered on-site.

The college provides a senior environment attuned to the educational and social development needs of young adults, supported by strong pastoral care.     


Languages taught

  • German
  • Indonesian (Year 12 only in 2009)


Intensive English Language provided

  • At nearby English Language Centre



Special programs

  • Electrotechnology
  • Engineering and Science
  • Higher humanities
  • Hairdressing
  • Hospitality
  • Health and Community Services
  • Manufacturing and Building and Construction
  • Performing and visual arts including multimedia and digital art
  • Sports academy including high-performance coaching in six sports (Community Recreation)
  • Microsoft IT academy



Popular sports

  • AFL
  • Basketball
  • Netball  
  • Rugby
  • Soccer



Special facilities

  • Visual and performing arts complex including 250-seat theatre, gallery and Apple Mac multimedia studios
  • Seven additional ICT labs for whole classes on PC platform
  • Recording studio
  • Fully equipped gymnasium and strength conditioning studio
  • Fully equipped hairdressing training salon