Friday 13 March 2015

International School Student Welcome Event

The Victorian Government formally welcomed international school students to the state at the International School Student Welcome Event on Wednesday 11 March at Victoria’s most prestigious residence Government House.

His Excellency, the Honourable Alex Chernov AC QC, Governor of Victoria and Mrs Chernov along with the Deputy Premier of Victoria and Minister for Education James Merlino warmly welcomed school students from all school sectors.

ELICOS students, Jenny Chen, Wency Zhang, John Xu and Bont Xu attended the event and at the conclusion of the formal proceedings enjoyed mingling with other international students at the morning tea in the specially prepared rooms and beautiful gardens of Government House.

Ivanhoe Grammar School has a proud history of academic success and most students proceed to university study. The educational program available to international students provides them with a wide range of subject choice and co-curricular programs, which assist in developing students’ talents, and most importantly, help to develop high levels of proficiency in English.