Collingwood Alternative School

Welcome to Collingwood Alternative School. Our small, supportive setting provides an exciting environment for young people to engage in education. Established in 1972, C.A.S. is a government secondary school which provides exciting opportunities for students throughout the Melbourne metropolitan area. We have great programs and facilities and we are centrally located with easy access to public transport. Take the time to browse our website and please contact us if you need further information.

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News & Events

Happy New year for 2015

We have concluded another fantastic year and farewelled many successful graduates at our end of year exhibition and concert. Work from VET and VCAL classes was displayed including paintings, drawings, photography & woodwork. Our award winning entry into the 2014 Bayside Film Festival was screened; the school band performed and students catered and served food. Other exciting student projects to be celebrated include the development of a mural for the Cecil Street Community Garden and the design and the creation of a garden near the Town Hall.

We wish to thank our parents and community for their wonderful support and wish everyone a happy and safe Christmas and New Year!

CAS Website

Welcome to the launch of our new website. We hope it gives you a greater insight into the many opportunities that Collingwood Alternative School has to offer.

Message from the Head of Campus

For over forty years, Collingwood Alternative School has provided a unique educational experience. Over this time we have built on our many successes, continually striving to provide the best teaching and learning environment for our students. We have an experienced, dedicated and long-standing team of staff who take pride offering an engaging curriculum which targets individual needs. We use team and supportive teaching strategies in many classes to maximise students support.

Where We Are

Collingwood Alternative School

7 Stanley Street
Collingwood, VIC 3066
Australia, 3585

Phone: (03) 9419 3816
Fax: (03) 9416 4005


CAS 2014

Another great year at CAS

CAS 2014

Governor General

Our Governor General, Quentin Bryce, visited CAS to view our applied learning projects.

Governor General