Ringwood Secondary College

Ringwood Secondary College Information

  • Address: Bedford Road, Ringwood, Victoria 3134
  • Distance from Melbourne: 20 km
  • Principal: Michael Phillips
  • International Student Coordinator: Lynda Cody
  • Number of students: 1360
  • Number of international students: 8
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 96%
  • University offers : 71%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 30%

Ringwood Secondary College is a single-campus, vibrant college located east of Melbourne. It is highly academic with studies ranging from Classical Civilisation to Media, Textiles to Auto and Specialist Maths to ESL.  

Ringwood represents a committed community with a diverse wellbeing structure, college chaplain, supportive parent groups and enhancement educational forums across the Maroondah area. A laptop program stimulates global learning and International prefects organises events  and act as student mentors.


Languages taught

  • French
  • Indonesian



Intensive English Language provided

  • At nearby English Language Centre



Special programs

  • Performing Arts programs see students involved in college productions, soirees, band tour and a world tour every 3 years
  • Drama, dance and music provide collaborative performances
  • Concerts celebrate student talent
  • Overseas exchange with sister schools enhances global citizenship
  • Ex-students are recognised in a Sporting Hall of Fame, Arts Hall of Achievement and Science Hall of Excellence    



Popular sports

  • Athletics
  • Swimming
  • Aerobics
  • Netball
  • Football



Special facilities

  • VCE study area
  • Well-equipped library
  • IT facilities
  • Wellbeing centre
  • Automotive centre and specialist technology spaces ensure safety of student learning
  • The mod grass tennis and soccer courts and outdoor arena plus terraced oval steps afford flexible space
  • Tiered seating in the hall affords a venue for assemblies, guest speakers, performances and staff forums
  • The ATC building offers group space and the sails give shade in a garden college