Celebrate our schools

Public schools give every child an opportunity to discover and explore their interests. Whether it be music, arts, sports or science, there are programs to inspire and challenge students to reach their full potential.

Public School. Our School. Social media competition

Your school could win a day with the Department’s video team. They will work with you to shoot a video that tells the story of your school.

How to enter

  1. Create a video (up to 90 seconds), contribute a piece of artwork, snap a photo, or another creative piece of communication showing what your school is proud of. This could be a sporting facility, music program or an incredible classroom experience.
  2. Ensure all participants in the entry have a school consent form.
  3. Publish your video, artwork, photo or creative communication on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube.
  4. Tag your post with #ourschool to enter the competition.

Inspiration for your entry

Watch the promotional video: Public School. Our School.

Check out what other schools have shared by searching the initiative hashtag ourschool on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube.

Competition details and judging

The competition is open from 18 September to 2 November 2018.

The winning entry will be selected by a panel of students and teachers.

Read the Our School social media competition terms and conditions.

Competition advice and support

For advice, questions or support, email det.social.media@edumail.vic.gov.au

Why we’re proud of our schools

With an education focused on excellence, equity and clear pathways to the jobs of the future, every public school has something to celebrate and is a source of pride for its staff and students.

Read about the 2018 Victorian Education Excellence Awards winners​​, who promote excellence in their schools.