News

There are many events, activities and achievements in the life of Minaret College each year.  We actively acknowledge and celebrate College news & events and, in turn, archive these as part of our school’s history.

Minaret News & Activities

  • Tour of the Yakult Factory (Officer)

    Year 9 students from Officer Campus had the opportunity to visit the Yakult Factory. Read More

  • Understanding Visual Perception (Springvale)

    Year 11 Psychology students visited the National Gallery of Victoria to help them with their understanding of visual perception. Read More

  • Year 2 Students - Prayer (Officer)

    Monday 31st July was a very special day for the Year 2 students at Officer Campus where they all started performing their daily Zuhr prayers at school. Read More

  • Kindergarten – Understanding Plant-Life (Springvale)

    As part of the Kindergarten’s Early Learning Program, students are discovering the essentials of ‘how plants grow’. Read More

  • Our Little Woodworkers (Springvale)

    Students from Foundation enjoyed having Jim, from Little Woodworkers, teach them how to build their own model airplanes. Read More

  • Breakfast Club (Officer)

    Breakfast Club at Officer Campus is a welcoming place for students to mingle and form friendships with others. Read More

  • Quran Competition Winners

    The Quranic Studies Department conducted its annual Ramadan Quran competition for students of both Springvale & Officer Campus. Read More

  • Silver Jubilee Launch

    Minaret College held a very special event on Saturday May 20th as part of its 25th Anniversary - the Silver Jubilee Launch. Read More

  • Fundraising for Somalia

    In cooperation with Human Appeal International, the College’s annual Ramadan fundraiser focused on Somalia, which has been severely affected by drought and food shortage. Read More

  • Inter-School Cross Country Competition (Officer)

    On the 18th May, Minaret College students participated in the Secondary Inter-School Division cross country. Read More

  • Building Harmony Project (Officer)

    Minaret College’s Year 6 students hosted the “Building Harmony Project” on Thursday 25th May, bringing together students from five schools of Cardinia Shire. Read More

  • Invited by the local Member of Parliament (Officer)

    On Tuesday 28th March, Year 4 students from Officer Campus had the privilege of attending an event that was hosted by local Member of Parliament, Mr Brad Battin. Read More

  • Excursion to Marysville (Springvale)

    Year 11 Students from Unit 1 Geography ventured out to Marysville in country Victoria on May 18th for a Geography excursion. Read More

  • Tamana Geyasi Receives Premier’s VCE Award

    Student Tamana Geyasi was recently recognised at the Premier’s VCE Awards for achieving a perfect score of 50 in the 2016 VCE subject of Texts & Traditions. Read More

  • Dux of School Award

    A trophy has been awarded to the 2016 Dux of School, Aamna Hameed, in recognition of her achievement. This was presented by the Executive Principal, Mohammed Taksim. Read More

  • College App – Means of Communication

    The Minaret College App is designed to provide information to parents & the school community in ‘real time’ Read More

  • Like Us On Facebook

    Minaret College is pleased to announce the launch of its official Facebook page. Please connect with us on Facebook and ‘Like’, ‘Comment’ & ‘Share’. Read More

  • Celebrating 25 Years

    To celebrate the College’s 25th Year Anniversary, we will be holding a Family Fun Day and Silver Jubilee Launch on Saturday 20th May. Read More

  • Officer Campus Planting Ceremony

    Officer Campus is introducing a Planting Ceremony with its Foundation students on March 29th. Read More

  • Student Leaders at Officer Campus

    On 24th February, deserving young talents of Officer Campus were bestowed the responsibility of leading their school as members of the Student Representative Council. Read More

  • Primary School Clean-Up Day at Springvale

    Primary Students participated in the annual National Schools Clean-up Day. Read More

  • Junior Primary Leaders 2017 - Springvale

    Student leaders of Junior Primary were instated in a special assembly held at Springvale Campus on Friday 24th February. Read More

  • Officer E.L.C. Graduation

    Minaret College’s Early Learning Centre at Officer Campus had a wonderful graduation ceremony on 24th November where we celebrated our children’s efforts and achievements. Read More

  • Officer Campus introduces the STEM Initiative

    Minaret College is assisting its students in building their skills of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics through the introduction of the STEM Initiative Read More

  • Record Number of Tertiary Offers in 2017

    Minaret College would like to congratulate its VCE Graduates on achieving a record number of tertiary course offers. Read More

  • VCE High Achievers Celebrated

    Following successful VCE results in 2016, the College held a special awards occasion to recognise its high achieving students. Read More

  • Middle School Academic Awards

    Middle School, at Springvale Campus, held its Annual Academic Awards on Wednesday December 7th, recognising the efforts & achievements of students in Year’s 7, 8 & 9. Read More

  • Year 2 Special Assembly

    A special assembly was recently held at Springvale Campus to farewell the Year 2 students as they move from Junior Primary School through to Senior Primary. Read More

  • Year 6 Graduation (Springvale Campus)

    On November 21st, Year 6 students of Springvale Campus celebrated their graduation. The theme of the night was “Together We Belong”. Read More

  • Science Week Awards (Springvale Campus)

    Congratulation to the winners of the National Science Week competition held in the Primary School at Springvale Campus. A special Awards Assembly was held on October 10th. Read More

  • Earth’s Place in Space (Officer Campus)

    Students in Year 5 visited the Planetarium at Scienceworks and raised the question of “How to calculate Prayer times”. This was answered by looking more closely into Astronomy. Read More

  • Premier’s Reading Challenge

    Minaret College has been actively participating in the Premier’s Reading Challenge every year since it was first launched in 2005. Read More

  • Food for Thought (Officer Campus)

    Officer Campus Year 8 students took on the challenge of coming up with a menu consisting of two meals for three people on a budget of $10. Read More