Our School

A Tradition of Excellence & Opportunity

Lilydale High School has a long tradition of academic excellence and an outstanding reputation for fostering personal development, happiness and future success for all students.  

As a traditional and forward thinking school, we encourage the highest standards of achievement in the diverse pursuits of our students.  This includes academic studies, cultural discovery and sporting endeavours.

At Lilydale High School we cultivate a proactive and dedicated approach to learning in a friendly and supportive atmosphere.  Students are expected to strive for personal excellence in academic pursuits and uphold high social and moral values.  We encourage a team-oriented environment of mutual respect, trust and care for others.

Our school has a strong sense of community and encourages students, their families and the local community to be involved in a democratic decision making process for a wide range of school activities.

At Lilydale High we are proud of the outstanding academic, sporting and cultural achievements of our students.  They demonstrate academic excellence through successful completion and exceptional results in VCE and VET.  Our students graduate as well educated, mature and confident young adults, well prepared for a successful and fulfilling future.

Lilydale High Shool offers two distinct academic programs to Senior School students.

Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) A requirement for entrance to University and often future employment.

Vocational Education & Training (VET) For those students who wish to go directly into the workforce and/or further study at TAFE.  Students receive their VCE as well as an industry approved Certificate of Studies.