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Return to School

Return to School

21st November 2020
On 20 November the SA Premier announced the cancellation of the 6 day statewide shutdown. Springbank Secondary College students are to return to school on Monday 23 November and resume lessons as nor...
Bridge engineering

Bridge engineering

10th November 2020
Bridge testing in September was simply a forerunner to the year 8 bridge builders main event held last week in the technology studies department. If you weren’t already impressed by the learning...
Year 12 Final Day

Year 12 Final Day

9th November 2020
The recognition of a 13-year journey of schooling was celebrated as year 12 students marked the final day of their education at Springbank Secondary College. 
Minister of Education Awards

Minister of Education Awards

30th October 2020
Springbank’s students, staff, and invited guests celebrated the outstanding achievements of Sophie and Kane on receiving the Minister for Education Award during an award ceremony today. Both Sop...
That's the drum

That's the drum

14th October 2020
Springbank Secondary College is proud to beat its own drum when it comes to student achievement and that is exactly what they did, both figuratively and literally, during the final day of term 3 assem...
Tree planting

Tree planting

24th September 2020
Students, staff and guests celebrating five trees kindly donated by City of Mitcham Council.
Springbank Sabres WIN

Springbank Sabres WIN

18th September 2020
CONGRATULATIONS to the Springbank Sabres Ice Hockey team for their tournament win 18 September 2020.
A bridge to.....

A bridge to.....

7th September 2020
If anyone ever tells you to “build a bridge and get over it,” you may like to respond “Yes, but what type of bridge… a beam, truss, cantilever, arch, tied arch, suspension or ...
Keeping kites aloft

Keeping kites aloft

5th September 2020
Many of us could probably spot a good kite when we see it; light material, large wing span, tail, diamond or box shape construction. Surely it can't be too complicated to work out?
Principal's tour

Principal's tour

4th September 2020
Parents, carers and prospective students enjoyed a guided tour of Springbank during our second Principal’s tour on Friday 4 September. Following a short meeting in our impressive Tower Art Centr...
What is food styling?

What is food styling?

27th August 2020
Food styling is the art of arranging food to make it look appealing, tasty, and fresh. This was the task met by senior school students in the Food and Hospitality class this week with Ms Lowes, and th...
Arbor Day gift

Arbor Day gift

10th August 2020
In celebration of World Arbor Day, the City of Mitcham Council has kindly donated five Australian native trees to Springbank Secondary College to plant on the school grounds with the view to expanding...
Belonging at Breakfast Club

Belonging at Breakfast Club

6th August 2020
The Breakfast Club here at Springbank offers students not only a place to grab a bite to eat, but also a place where students can connect and hang out with other students. The program is supported by ...
Basketball Academy Sport Science

Basketball Academy Sport Science

5th August 2020
The functional screening program has continued in the SSC Basketball Academy with the assistance of our partners at Flinders University. Video sessions were created by the Flinders team, supported by ...
Safety First

Safety First

4th August 2020
Springbank Secondary College would like to remind all students, parents, staff and community to please take care when entering and exiting the school site during the Daws Road, Goodwood Road and Sprin...
Cutting edge learning

Cutting edge learning

3rd August 2020
Year 9 students, under the careful direction of Food and Hospitality teacher, Mrs Pike, have been learning about basic knife skills and techniques for shallow fried crumbled chicken and strips of deli...
Raising a village

Raising a village

6th July 2020
At Springbank Secondary students don’t just think outside the box, they think of what they can do with the box. An exhibition of year 8 creativity was on show during the end of term assembly dem...
Review Submissions Closed

Review Submissions Closed

2nd June 2020
Submissions are now closed for the Springbank Educational Review  Submissions to the Springbank Educational Review on the future secondary education needs of young people in the local area are...
No Ice, Noice!

No Ice, Noice!

1st June 2020
What do you do when the most fundamental aspect of fielding an Ice Hockey team is missing? Adapt! The Springbank Sabres are not letting the fact that they have no ice hinder them from bringing the ...
Garden benefits

Garden benefits

3rd April 2020
Students at Springbank have been diligently relocating and replanting a number of the school’s potted plants to ensure they receive the necessary care from the sun, rain and shade trees in the f...
Student Wellbeing

Student Wellbeing

1st April 2020
It can feel stressful and overwhelming during an event like the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and we can all be affected differently.
Tops for Sabres

Tops for Sabres

24th February 2020
Springbank Secondary College acknowledges the generous contribution from the ‘Advancing Youth Foundation inc’ for their kind donation of our new Ice Factor guernseys. 
Flinders University Conference

Flinders University Conference

14th February 2020
As part of our strategy for improving learning outcomes for students at Springbank, senior students were given the opportunity to attend a free Flinders University conference for the Student Developme...
2019 Year 12 Formal Celebration

2019 Year 12 Formal Celebration

5th December 2019
Year 12 students celebrated the completion of their final year of education at Springbank with a formal celebration dinner at the Glenelg Golf Club function room on 3 December 2019.
$20 Boss

$20 Boss

1st December 2019
Year 9 Humanities and Social Sciences students engaged in a $20 Boss entrepreneurial challenge in term 4.
Remembrance Day Ceremony

Remembrance Day Ceremony

13th November 2019
Springbank Secondary College students presented a respectful and dignified Remembrance Day Ceremony to our community today. Congratulations to the recipients of Repat Museum Awards this year presented...
Masterchef Challenge

Masterchef Challenge

5th September 2019
Students at Springbank Secondary College were given the exciting opportunity to work in collaboration with the Australian Science and Mathematics School (ASMS) during week 7 to produce meals sourcing ...
Astronomy Night

Astronomy Night

4th September 2019
A good crowd turned out for our first SSC Astronomy Night on Wednesday despite some cloud cover delaying our view of the night sky for a portion of the evening. Guests were not discouraged, however, a...
Ice Factor news

Ice Factor news

1st August 2019
Springbank’s Ice Factor ice hockey team were guests invited by his Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le and Mrs Le at a civic reception at Government House.  
At Breaking Point

At Breaking Point

25th July 2019
An individual student’s assessment yielded impressive results in the disciplines of science, technology, engineering and mathematics today.
Bridges Expo

Bridges Expo

5th July 2019
Springbank’s year 8 STEAM Bridges Expo was a wonderful success with students, staff and guests witness to a room of innovation, engineering and design.
DfE Gallery Exhibition

DfE Gallery Exhibition

1st July 2019
Congratulations to Springbank Secondary students who exhibited their art work in the foyer of the Department for Education (DfE) in Flinders Street as part of the Dream Big Children’s Festi...
Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

27th June 2019
Year 8 students are actively involved in their final STEAM task of term 2 by investigating, planning and designing bridges in readiness for our Springbank bridge expo on Friday 5 July.
Electronic Recycling

Electronic Recycling

21st June 2019
Unit Year 10, 11 and 12 students recently visited E-recycling as a joint investigation into electronic recycling and sustainability
The Science of Water Filtration

The Science of Water Filtration

5th June 2019
The World Health Organisation states that 844 million people lack even a basic drinking-water service, including 159 million people who are dependent on surface water, with at least 2 billion people g...
MAD Night

MAD Night

31st May 2019
An eruption of sound marked the arrival of Springbank’s first MAD night for 2019 with a ‘Spicks and Specks’ percussion routine standing front and centre on the Tower Art Centre stage...
Basketball Academy

Basketball Academy

29th May 2019
During semester 1, Springbank Secondary College Basketball Academy and senior Health and Physical Education students had the opportunity to participate in a Functional Movement Screening program with ...
Zone sports Badminton

Zone sports Badminton

27th May 2019
In recent months several year 8 and 9 students have participated in Zone sports after school badminton competition. Springbank students competed against a number of local schools, showing terrific ded...
I am your density

I am your density

22nd May 2019
Ever wondered why oil floats on water while syrup sinks to the bottom? It is all about density! Year 8 students investigated the characteristics of several household products building a layered densit...
Senior Kayaking Practical

Senior Kayaking Practical

20th May 2019
The year 12 Physical Education class spent three days at the start of term 2 participating in a kayaking practical at the West Lakes Aquatic Centre. This was one of their three practical topics that t...
Basketball Academy

Basketball Academy

5th April 2019
Springbank has been fortunate to be working in partnership with Flinders University for the student functional screening program. Student have completed two lab sessions so far with Flinders Univ...
Scalpel!

Scalpel!

5th April 2019
With a scalpel and forceps in hand, year 9 students actively participated in a heart dissection on Friday, week 10. They explored how the organ pumps blood throughout the body via the circulatory syst...
Open Day 2019

Open Day 2019

27th March 2019
A wonderful turn out of parents, friends, relatives and prospective students to our 2019 Open Day. Guests were welcomed by Principal Wendy House in the school's Tower Art Centre (TAC) and given an...
Harmony Day 2019

Harmony Day 2019

19th March 2019
A Harmony Day tradition that began at our school in the early 2000s was again uniquely celebrated on Tuesday 19th March and what a great success it was again this year. The perfect synergy of harmony...
CO2 Dragsters race off

CO2 Dragsters race off

16th March 2019
Weeks of preparation by our inventive Unit students came to a head as they raced their CO2 dragster creations against each other in the basketball stadium on Friday 15th March.
SRC training days

SRC training days

15th March 2019
The SRC representatives all attended a full day “training day” held at the Mitcham Council Chambers where the students met the Mayor, Heather Holmes-Ross and asked questions about what lea...
Springbank Secondary College Launch

Springbank Secondary College Launch

8th February 2019
On Friday 8 March we formally launched the new identity of the school as Springbank Secondary College. Our students welcomed the Minister for Education, the Hon John Gardner, Shadow Minister for Educa...
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