Year 8

Year 8

Middle School Handbook


The Year 8 curriculum is designed to provide students with engaging learning experiences and skill consolidation as outlined by the Victorian Curriculum. Positive relationships are enhanced in Year 8 through external speakers such as Click Against Hate, Power to Persist and The Carly Ryan Foundation Project Connect.

The Year 8 curriculum provides students with the opportunity to study four elective subjects (two per semester), in addition to the core subjects of English, Mathematics, Humanities, Science, Language, Health and Physical Education and Sport.

Year 8 Camp:


The Year 8 camp is held during Term One in Anglesea and has an outdoor education focus. It is designed to provide students with activities that ask students to step outside their comfort zone in a safe and fun way, work collaboratively, and build on their strengths.

Year 8 Enrolments:


Parents/Guardians seeking enrolment at Bentleigh Secondary College, throughout the school year, should complete and submit the form below and provide the documents listed, to the Enrolments and Transitions Officer via email at: for consideration of an interview.


Middle School Enrolment Application for an Interview


Support Documents required for an Enrolment Application for an Interview

  • Provide your child’s most recent Semester School Report
  • Provide a copy of your child’s NAPLAN results
  • Provide a copy of your child’s Birth Certificate or Passport
  • Provide a copy of your child’s VISA (if born overseas)

College Tours 2021


Tours are run during the day where you can visit classes, ask questions and speak to students and teachers. You will be able to see our state of the art facilities and more importantly, learning taking place.


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