Premier Visits Melville SHS on International Women’s Day

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School Captain gives Premier a tour of the school facilities.
School Captain Bhavya giving Premier Roger Cook a tour of the school with Lisa O’Malley MLA (far left), Sports Captain Maia (second from the right), and Principal Kylie Bottcher (far right).

On Friday, the Hon. Roger Cook MLA, Premier of Western Australia, visited Melville SHS. Lisa O’Malley MLA joined us in welcoming the Premier and giving him a tour of the school.


International Women’s Day

After the tour, the Hon. Roger Cook MLA and Lisa O’Malley MLA, joined us for a small morning tea. Alongside Lisa O’Malley MLA, the Premier had a wonderful chat with the top-performing female students in the school for this year’s International Women’s Day. They talked about their school journey thus far and their short-term future endeavours.


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Group of female students pose behind a frame that says "Happy International Women's Day!" with the principal and the school captains directly behind it in the middle.
Sports Captain Maia, Principal Kylie Bottcher, and School Captain Bhavya (in the frame from left to right) pose with top performing female students across year levels for International Women’s Day. @melville.shs

One woman the school is particularly proud of is Lailah Frazer, a graduate from the Class of 2023. As a result of her outstanding achievements in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) space, she received the 2023 Rob Riley Memorial Prize for VET. Read more about Lailah’s success here.