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Current recipients

Current recipients of the VCAL Achievement Awards

Many of Victoria's best and brightest students, teachers and partner organisations were recognised at the VCAL Achievement Awards that took place on-line on Tuesday 28 April 2020.

Suzy Chandler, Executive Director, Curriculum commended the award winners for their enthusiasm, commitment and diligence, and for the great example they provide for others.

Student Awards


Outstanding Achievement – Jacob Herra, Narre Warren South P-12 College

Personal Development Skills – Sarah Morgan, MacKillop Specialist School

Team Achievement - Dylan Charter, Jade Hillas, Andrija Prebanda and Brandon Stevenson, Narre Warren South P–12 College


Outstanding Achievement – Madeline Pangrazio, Kyabram P-12 College

Outstanding Achievement – Caleb Rolph, St Joseph’s Flexible Learning Centre

Team Achievement – Celeste Curcio, Sophie Foster and Scarlet Petti, Our Lady of Mercy College

Work Related Skills – Jordan Fraser, Copperfield College


Outstanding Achievement – Elaya Carbone, Monbulk College

Outstanding Achievement – Jack Ramsay, Broadford Secondary College

Personal Development Skills – Kellie Wood, Lavalla Catholic College

Work Related Skills – Courtney Waugh, Saint Ignatius College Geelong

Team Achievement – Brittney Garvey, Hayley Irwin, Tommy Soeun and Jett Walter, Cranbourne East Secondary College

School-based Apprentice/Trainee 

Kevin Tregoning, Essendon Keilor College

Koorie Student Achievement 

April Kille, Cranbourne East Secondary College

Teacher Awards

Integrated Program – Julie Newton, Sunbury College

Program Development – Shelley Muir, Mentone Grammar School

Team Teaching – Sally Ross, Narre Warren South P–12 College and Belinda Evans, Beaufort Secondary College

VCAL Teacher of the Year – Bobbie Evans, Emmanuel College

Partner Awards

VCAL Partnerships - Warrnambool City Council and South West Institute of TAFE

Workplace Learning - atEAST and Eastern Ranges School

VCAA Chair's Award

Narelle Bean, Werribee Secondary College


VCAL is a hands-on senior secondary certificate of education that provides students with practical work-related experience, and develops literacy, numeracy, and personal skills. The certificate is a pathway to many careers and educational opportunities. VCAL students have gone on to start small businesses, change careers or pursue further study at a TAFE or university.

The VCAA congratulates all the VCAL Achievement Award winners from the 2020 ceremony.

View VCAL Achievement Awards Student Speech