College History
Our History

Founded in 1999 in Narre Warren South, Heritage College is part of Adventist Schools Victoria, a system of schools that has been delivering quality education in Victoria for over 100 years.

Heritage College is a co-educational educational institution operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church as part of its world-wide system of Christian Schools. It is open to any student who wishes to study and learn within a Christian environment. The college has a current enrolment of over 400 students and offers broad curricular and co-curricular programs from Prep-Year 12. This includes a variety of lunchtime clubs, enrichment programs from Year 3 upwards, and involvement in local Arts and Sports programs. Heritage College continues to provide excellent pastoral support for the students and families in its care through the National School Chaplaincy Program. Heritage College is fully registered with the VRQA, and is a member of Adventist Schools Australia. Seventh-Day Adventist Schools (Victoria) Ltd, is responsible for the appointment of permanent staff and supervision of teaching standards. The local School Council is responsible for the management of the College, student enrolment and for the provision of suitable facilities in which the College can operate efficiently and safely. Responsibility for the day-to-day operation of the College rests with the Principal and Staff.

 

Timeline

1999: Heritage College commences operations at Narre Warren South campus. 

2009: College expands to deliver secondary-level education to Year 12 at Narre Warren South campus.

2010: Multi-Purpose Centre built at Narre Warren South campus with support from the Federal Government. First Prep students graduated Year 12 of the same year. 

2012: Art and Technology Precinct, including Food, Textiles, Art, Media and Design/Technology learning hubs developed at Officer campus. Two sports ovals were established.

2013: First Prep class at Officer. Secondary students transfer from Narre Warren South campus. Narre Warren South campus becomes primary-level focused.

2015: Primary building at Officer campus completed. Primary students move from the Early Learning Centre into purpose-built Primary classrooms. Science Labs were added to the Art and Technology precinct. 

2017: The first year of 3 and 4-Year-Old Kinder commences at the Early Learning Centre, Officer campus.

2018: Multi-Purpose Centre works conclude at Officer campus.

2019: Classes run at each year level from Prep to year 12 at Officer campus. Multi-Purpose Centre Grand Opening Ceremony held in August 2019.

2020: Two infrastructure projects commence with the support of the Victorian State Government’s Building Grants program. 

2021: Early Learning Centre to commence operations at the Narre Warren South campus. The Officer Campus Primary Precinct will triple the current primary infrastructure and is due for delivery early 2021.