Welcome to UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra

Information Night

Encouraging curiosity, innovation and providing a range of pathways for students to succeed.

All areas of the college will be open for interested parents and students.

Students and teachers happy to answer questions about college life, subjects, extra-curricular activities, school programs and student support services.

Principal, Melissa Planten, will outline the vision of the college at 6pm and again at 7pm.

University and training providers will be on hand to help you explore futures beyond college.

When: Tuesday 18 May

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Where: UC SSC Lake Ginninderra
2 Emu Bank Belconnen ACT 2617

Register: Families welcome to register at HERE

Principal's addresses at 6pm and 7pm in the College gym

Online College Guides Connect

Connect

Broad curriculum choice, academic, study, wellbeing support, school community groups, extra-curricular activities, excursionsBroad curriculum choice, academic, study, wellbeing support, school community groups, extra-curricular activities, excursions

Innovate

21st Century Skills

Best practice Outdoor Education program, STEM, the Arts, GPE, Enterprise, design/creativity, Makerspace

Best practice Outdoor Education program, STEM, the Arts, PPE, Enterprise, design/creativity, Makerspace

Impact

Impact

Elite sports, national school champions, leadership opportunities, networks/pathways to future study, research or work

Elite sports, national champions, leadership opportunities, networks/pathways to future study, research or work

News and About Our School

Open night
07 Apr 2021

Open Night 2021

To Register:  HERE

The College will be open from 6pm – 8pm with self-guided tours of the College.

Our student volunteers will be directing you throughout the school.

Principal's addresses at 6pm and 7pm in the College gym.

07 May 2021

Art Camp 2021

The artworks on display here were produced during our Art Camp 2021.  The camp is an extension activity that allows students with an interest in the Visual Arts and Photography to pursue their creative interests.  Art Camp is held in a location where students can explore and respond to the environment through their artmaking.

Principal Message

Welcome to UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra (UCSSC Lake Ginninderra). Ginninderra is derived from the Ngunnawal word meaning 'sparkling like the stars' and our college provides students with the skills and enthusiasm for a life of learning, personal growth and improvement.

The College has close associations with all universities in the ACT and higher education links beyond the territory.  Our site includes the Academy of Future Skills, the Science Mentors Program ACT, Belconnen Training (RTO), Academic Excellence Program, Sporting Centres of Excellence with links to the Australian Institute of Sport, the only NBA Basketball Academy in the Southern Hemisphere, and we offer a best practice Outdoor Education program.    Our alumni include notable community figures in industry, government, research, the Arts and Olympians. Our students participate in a variety of leadership and co-curricular activities available on, and off, campus. read more....

Melissa Planten

Principal

BA (University of Melbourne) Grad Dip (La Trobe University) MEd (University of Canberra)


School Tours

Small group tours of the entire college along with advice on course selection and enrolment will be running Thursdays and Fridays from 4:30pm, maximum of 10 people per group.

Book in for a College tour – through the Front Office. Call 6142 0222

2022 Enrolment applications are now open

Pre open night tours are bookable through the Front Office. Call 6142 0222

To enrol in our College

Visit the Education website at www.education.act.gov.au for more information. Full details are available from the Education website.


College information

Take a look at what UCSSC Lake Ginninderra has to offer by watching the "virtual open night" video.

Do you have questions about wellbeing?

Consider the  ACT Education Telehealth service or these links on the Lake Online page.

Link to Telehealth support