What are we about?

Our Vision
Berwick College exists to promote excellence in education and see students fulfill their potential. A broad, challenging curriculum caters for individual needs and prepares students for further education, the workforce and society. The College aims to promote independent thinking, acceptance of responsibility, adaptability, respect for others and a tolerance of individual differences, whilst maintaining a safe, supportive environment for all students and staff.
Our Values
Excellence in Learning
Berwick College fosters the pursuit of knowledge and skills. We strive to do our best, we consider new ideas and encourage best practice, and we select our learning opportunities.

Positive Relationships
Berwick College uses democratic processes in its decision making and promotes social justice and equality of opportunity. We treat others with consideration and understanding, we are truthful and trustworthy, and we work with others.

Personal Growth
Berwick College values the unique qualities of each person and accepts their worth as individuals. We meet our expectations, we are accountable for our actions and we work with effort, energy and persistence.

Guiding Principles
The Guiding Principles of the College state that By the time students leave the College for the final time Berwick College aims for its students to:
1. Possess the life skills which enable them to face challenges with confidence, resilience, empathy and respect.
2. Be adaptable to change and embrace ongoing learning through problem solving, creativity and thinking critically.
3. Have a continuing sense of community, both locally and globally and an awareness of the importance of the environment.
Our Goals
1. To improve student learning outcomes across all year levels.
2. To improve student engagement and wellbeing through an emphasis on teacher-student relationships.
3. To enhance student pathways and transitions across all year levels.

Welcome to Berwick College

Berwick College is situated in the outer Melbourne metropolitan suburb of Berwick. Until recently, it was the largest single campus government secondary college in Victoria. The College’s official motto is We Shall Grow, however recently adopted another motto which symbolises what the school hopes to achieve: Excellence in learning, Rich and Varied Pathways, Positive Relationships, and Personal Growth. The school consists of approximately 1500 students and 200 teachers, principals and aides.