Bumper year for college community

Principal Mike Morgan was recognised for his leadership and determination to have each student achieve, taking a personal interest in student success.

At the award presentation breakfast on Monday, the school was acknowledged for consistently ranking highly in both vocational and academic achievements, with more than 99 per cent of its almost 250 Year 12 students achieving a Certificate of Education in 2012.

Teacher Rebecca Halse was named Beginning Teacher of the Year for her use of strategies in the classroom

Education assistant Josie Hodgetts, from Shenton College Deaf Education Centre, was named School Support Staff Member of the Year for her contribution to maximising the opportunities for deaf children.