News & Events

May 7, 2022

‘Edith & Blossom’ is a Young Archies Finalist

This beautiful painting was done by Olive in year 8 and we’re so excited to share that it’s been selected as one of the 70 finalists in this year’s Young Archibald Prize! “I chose warm colours for this painting to show the warm, safe and happy relationship I have with my big sister Edith and my cat Blossom, and the close friendship they have with each other. I used dark indigo because it c...


April 27, 2022

Year 7 – 9 Athletics Day

Footscray High School year 7 to 9 are participating in an Athletics Day. It will take place at Aberfeldie Athletics Track.  This is a large sports centre with a running track and athletics field. Bring along:  HatDrink bottleLunch You need to dress in your sports uniform or house colours The VCAL students from Kinnear campus have organised a BBQ an...


April 19, 2022

Get your tickets to The 39 Steps today!

Tickets for the VCE Production of The 39 Steps are NOW ON SALE! Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This 2-time Tony® and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs.Adapted by Patrick Barlow From the novel by John Buchan, Footscray High Sc...


April 8, 2022

Year 9 Community Inquiry Projects

Some of the Year 9 Community Inquiry Projects classes spent three Fridays recently connecting with their theme and their community through a Community Service experience. With the help and direction of the Maribyrnong Park Ranger students spent these days at Newells Paddock and Footscray Park carrying out rubbish collection, bird monitoring, plant propagation, weeding and planting....