Fifteen Year 10 students from around Victoria join us for a 3-week block to study our emerging sciences such as "Cells to Systems" and "Quarks to Quasars".
More information for applications for 2015 will be available in March 2014. Please join us for our Information Evening on Wednesday 7 May for a 7pm start at the Sir Robert Blackwood Hall, Building 2, Monash University's Clayton campus. Information regarding school tours will be available at this event.
JMSS Athletics Carnival is coming up on Thursday 3 April.
On Tuesday 11th February 2014 the JMSS Swimming Carnival was held at Oakleigh Recreation Centre. Students’ attendance and participation was at an all-time high, with over 600 students attending the day and getting into the festivities.
JMSS at its best for our annual Science Fair on October 28 and 29 2013. Students showcase their research, as well as JMSS Outreach Programs on display.
Dr Barbara McKinnon attended Teacher Professional Development in the USA on Modeling in July 2013.
Please drop students off between 8am and 8.45am on Wed 29 Jan at Farrer Hall, Building 45, Monash University grid ref A5. Please allow extra time for traffic congestion.
Careers info including Expos, Open Days, Universities, Scholarships, Workshops and more.
Buy and sell second-hand uniforms, books, calculators and stationery online - a great initiative run by our PFA.
Check out our Virtual School as featured on ABC http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-06-28/virtual-science-school-formula-for-success/4788866?section=act
2013 ISSF at Camborne Science and International Academy from July 11 to 15, 2013.
Hear from 2012 JMSS students Chris Whittle, Goran Katalinic and Samuel Schlegel who studied first year Monash University subjects as part of their VCE studies.
Year 12 students prepare to finish school on Tuesday October 22 and focus on their exams. This is a half-day for Year 10 and 11 students. Last-minute tips for studying for the VCE from Monash University.
I would like to draw attention to the importance of students maintaining a sensible balance between work, rest and recreation over the holiday break.
What's happening in Sport at JMSS?
A study into teenagers and young adults shows promising evidence that there were no apparent substantial negative long-term health and wellbeing effects on the young adults when IVF and assisted reproductive technologies were used to conceive.
Check out some incredible science videos such as Felix Baumgartner's jump from "the edge of space" almost 39 kilomteres up from the Earth's surface (most skydivers dive from around 4.2 kilometres).
National Geographic feature showing world coastlines if all the ice in the world melted, resulting in sea levels rising 65.8 metres.
Doctors announced on Sunday that a baby had been cured of an HIV infection for the first time, a startling development that could change how infected newborns are treated and sharply reduce the number of children living with the virus that causes AIDS.
Check out a summary of science news from "Science is Awesome" facebook page
By visualising interactions at a sub-molecular level, scientists have gained new insights into what triggers this increasingly common disease, boosting hopes for treatment.
Harvesting waste heat from power stations and even vehicle exhaust pipes could soon provide a valuable supply of electricity.
What we're getting excited about this week, including the molecular trigger for Alzheimer's disease identified.