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Ruyton Girls' School

Ruyton Girls' School

VIC, Melbourne Eastern Suburbs




Sector

Sector
Independent

Level

Level
Combined

Female

Gender
Female

Secular

Religion
Secular

As an independent, forward-thinking girls’ school, Ruyton is committed to preparing girls for a lifetime of learning, leadership and engagement in the global community. Our vision is to inspire girls to be bold and to educate girls to live lives of impact and purpose.

Ruyton’s Early Learning, Junior and Senior Schools are situated on the one campus, fostering a strong sense of belonging and authentic connection. Opportunities for students to interact across year levels and sub-schools’ fosters mentoring and meaningful connections.

Facilities

Our learning environments are purposely designed to inspire creativity, engagement and innovative thinking. A blend of heritage and modern buildings fitted with state-of-the-art facilities provide a place where our students gain the skills for tomorrow.  

Learning

Students experience an innovative program of learning, leadership and engagement in our global community throughout their years at Ruyton. Our academic program is broad, challenging and creative, with an emphasis on personalised learning. Strong foundations in literacy and numeracy alongside specialist lessons in STEM, Drama, Library, Music, Languages, PE start from Prep and continue through Junior and Senior School.

Girls experience signature programs such as Outdoor Education, South House in Year 4, Innovate Ed in Years 7 and 8, and an extensive selection of electives in Year 9 and 10. In Year 11 and 12 girls participate in our unique co-ordinate programs with Trinity Grammar School.

Co-curricular

The extensive Co-curricular Program at Ruyton enables our girls to follow their passions and challenge themselves in different ways to discover their true capacity. Essential life skills and characteristics are gained, such as time management, resilience, grit and independence. Ruyton girls develop as women of character and integrity.

Academic Performance

Acknowledged widely as a high performing academic school, we continue to develop program and practices, expanding learning experiences to provide our girls with the knowledge and future-ready skills to help them thrive in a rapidly changing world.

Discover the many learning opportunities available at Ruyton by downloading a customised prospectus from our website.

Find out more about our forward-thinking approach to educating girls by visiting us at an open morning or meet our Principal Ms. Linda Douglas at a “Principal’s Conversation”.  See our website to visit us.

 

Key facts




School uniform

School Uniform

The uniform is compulsory

Number of students

Total enrolment: 834
Up to Year 6: 315
In high school: 519
In Year 12: 91

Gender in depth

Other requirements




Boarding school

Offer IB

Accepts international students

Offers VCAL

Offers VET

Our Curriculum




Subjects overview

Subjects overivew

Math classes: mixed
English classes: mixed
LOTE taught:
Chinese, French, Spanish

Senior secondary subjects overview

Senior Secondary Subjects overivew

36 VCE level 3/4 studies
159 VCE students

Senior secondary programs overview

Senior Secondary programs overivew

3 VET program(s) available
9 VET students

How our students performed in Year 12




VCE Results

Scores of 40+ 30%

Median Score 37

Satisfactory completions of VCE 100%

Satisfactory completions of VET 81%

Destinations

Bachelor enrolled 91%

TAFE/VET enrolled 3%

Activities and Support staff




Music

Music

56 music options
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Sport

Sport

29 sporting activities
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Other

Other

6 other clubs, activities and services
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Support staff

Support Staff

84 support staff
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Accelerated learning

Support Staff

2 accelerated learning
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Extracurricular

Support Staff

12 extracurricular
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School Details

Principal: Ms Linda Douglas

Addresses:
12 Selbourne Rd Kew VIC 3101

Tel: (03) 9819 2422

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