Rochester Secondary College is a coeducational 7-12 secondary college of approximately 320 pupils situated 180km north of Melbourne and provides for the educational needs of a mixture of rural and semi-rural communities which includes the township of Rochester and surrounding districts. The College is set in attractive grounds and boasts excellent facilities to deliver a comprehensive curriculum.

Our size enables us to be large enough to offer a broad curriculum but small enough to deliver personalised individual attention. Continue reading about our school.

Recent News

Bendigo Bank House Presentation

We saw the end result of a positive collaboration between Rochester Secondary College, the Elmore/ Lockington/ Rochester Community Bank® branches and Bendigo Health. Year 8 students, Kody Lees, Josephine Brown, Isabella Miriklis and Aylee Treacy travelled to Bendigo along with … Continue reading

Emerging Science Victoria

With the support of Miss Conway we have 10 students studying Neuroscience, Physics and Earth Science through the Emerging Science Victoria virtual interactive classroom, providing a unique opportunity for Year 9 and 10 students to study contemporary STEM subjects. In … Continue reading

2019 Rochester Secondary College Swimming Sports Results

2019 Overall House Points Score:   POINTS CAMPASPE 399 RESTDOWN 353 WARANGA 340 BURNEWANG 275 2019 Age Champions: AGE GROUP MALE FEMALE 13 years Ray Pearson (C) Kaitlyn Joyce (B) 14 years Kody Lees (R) Josephine Brown (C) 15 years … Continue reading

Year 7s reflect on Camp Weekaway

On the 11th to 13th February, we were fortunate to attend Camp Weekaway. Over the three days we participated in a number of activities. The Flying Fox was a favourite, as we soared through the air across a dam. Other … Continue reading

Seeking Nominations for RSC School Council

Seeking Nominations for RSC School Council

Nominations are now called for to be part of the 2019 Rochester Secondary College School Council. There are two parent positions, one DET employee member and two student positions open. The parent positions are tenured for 2 years, with student … Continue reading

Lions Youth of the Year 2019

I had the pleasure of attending the Rochester Lions Youth of the Year Competition, to say I was overwhelmed with pride at the efforts of our students is an understatement. Congratulations to Seth McLure, Sarah Trewick, Casey Ryan and Robert … Continue reading

Extracting DNA

Year 10 students studying Genetics and Evolution extracted DNA from strawberries.

2019 School Captains and SRC

2019 School Captains and SRC

Pictured left are the Rochester Secondary College Captains for 2019 Grace Bubb (Girls Captain) Robert Bessell (Arts Captain) Yolanda Foley (Sports Captain) Fraser Cleary (Boys Captain)         Pictured right are the Student Representative Council Executive for 2019. … Continue reading



https://www.facebook.com/RochesterSC/videos/319879832157998/ This video was made by Rochester Secondary Collegeʼs Year 12 VCAL students. They would really appreciate some feedback so please feel free to leave them a comment. #ROCHY2030

2018 Murray River Culinary Challenge

The ‘2018 Murray River Culinary Challenge Grand Final’ was held yesterday at Echuca TAFE. Our extremely talented finalists were Stephanie Crouch and Jasmin Malham who had won their way into this prestigious Grand Final by winning the Regional Final. The … Continue reading