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:  Hat Drink bottle Lunch You need to dress in your sports uniform or house colours The VCAL students from […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gallery Visits as part of VCE Art & Studio Arts

Our VCE Art & Studio Art Students have been out to see a number of exhibitions so far this year. During their VCE study, each VCE Art & Studio Arts student is required to visit at least two art spaces where they observe and learn the difference between the art spaces. Students need to be able […]

Year 8 Community STEAM Presentations to Council

On Monday 4th April at the Footscray Library, our year 8 Community STEAM classes finished up the term by presenting their ideas on how to improve our community spaces to Maribyrnong Council. A wide variety of locations were considered, from Yarraville to Edgewater, and some important and creative ideas were proposed. Well done year 8s!

Stay in the loop at FHS

There are many ways to stay up to date with all things FHS – Heres a rundown on what we communicate via each channel Compass Official school correspondence will be sent via the Compass Portal. It is important that parents and carers check in regularly. With Compass you can • Monitor your child’s attendance, and […]

Community event in support of First Nations justice

Justice Action Maribyrnong [JAM!] have organised an outdoor film night in recognition and support of First Nations justice. This event is a pop-up screening of Top End Wedding next Friday April 8, 6pm at Railway Reserve in Footscray. There will also be a performance by Indigenous poet and rapper Caution. This event is funded by Maribyrnong Council and supported […]

#RidetoSchoolDay at FHS

Today we celebrated all things bikes as part of #ridetoschoolday2022 with the Inner West Community Bike Hub setting up at lunch time for bike clinic. The Clinic was also part of our Year 9 Community Bike Hub Project – a new program at FHS that strongly advocates for sustainable practices and creating outcomes for the […]