K-Blog

10 Things That Make A Good Teacher

We all have our own memories of special teachers during our own time at school. Someone who inspired us, or motivated us to push ourselves further, or simply believed in us. At Kilvington our teachers don’t just focus on working through the curriculum, instead they understand that knowing their students and building strong relationships with… Read more »

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Why Kids Need to Learn to Code

We are very excited and proud to be hosting the first Code Camp in Australia in the September holidays, but what is code and why should we encourage our students to learn it?

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Conversations With Former Students – Meet Margot Moore

Lauren Matthews, the current Deputy Chair of the Kilvington Board of Governors and the President of the Old Kilvonian’s Association, speaks with former student, Margot Moore, about her time at Kilvington, her journey to where she is today, and some advice for current Kilvington students.

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Fun ideas for kids in the holidays

The school holidays are nearly here and we are all looking forward to a well-earned break, however Melbourne is a great place for kids activities and we’ve picked some of the best of what’s on this July.

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Positivity, The Path to Resilience.

When students start secondary school they are usually very positive and optimistic about school. Then things can start to get harder, a bit more challenging, maybe they get a bad mark and become discouraged, or maybe their friends start to influence their attitude. Some students are able to overcome these challenges, while others let it affect their attitude and application to school.

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