Maroondah Secondary College

Maroondah Secondary College Information

  • Address: Brentnall Road, Croydon, Victoria 3136
  • Distance from Melbourne: 25 km
  • Principal: Barbara Bates
  • International Student Coordinator: Lynne Dyer
  • Number of students: 520
  • Number of international students: 6
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 98%
  • University offers : 38%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 34%

Maroondah Secondary College is a medium-sized co-educational school in the eastern suburbs. An efficient public transport system provides easy access to the city and the local area, whilst providing a quiet suburban homestay environment for effective study.

The college is an accredited Language Centre and specialises in smaller groups in the International Program, to personalise support and provide better outcomes for ESL teaching and cultural experiences. Intensive English classes are complemented by ESL support in mainstream classes.    


Languages taught

  • Chinese
  • Japanese
  • French



Intensive English Language provided

  • On-site



Special programs

  • A wide range of subjects are provided across the key learning areas
  • Programs are provided in ESL, drama, music, with a concert band and instrumental music available to all
  • Enhancement studies are available along with vocational education and VCAL studies



Popular sports

  • Badminton
  • Table tennis  
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Squash



Special facilities

  • A senior student centre with computer access for all students is supplemented by an excellent library and a careers centre with a qualified advisor
  • Chinese teacher on staff to permit close support and reporting to the families of international students