Distance Education Centre, Victoria, or DECv is a school located in Thornbury, Victoria, in Melbourne's north.StudentsThe school caters for a wide variety of students, for the following reasons:For the P-6 Subschool: Distance — Students who live too far from a mainstream school Medical — Students who, for medical reasons, are unable to attend a mainstream school School Referral — Students who have been referred to DECv by their current school principal, for various reasons Traveller — Students who are permanently travelling. For the 7-12 Subschool: Distance — as noted above Medical — as noted above School Referral — as noted above Traveller — as noted above Student in regular school — For students who wish to study a subject not currently provided by their current school. Adults — For students over the age of 18, who for various reasons, cannot attend University, TAFE etc. Overseas students — For students who live overseas, but frequently travel to Australia, or wish to study a subject not currently provided by their current school.The schoolThe school is based in Thornbury, Victoria. It shares a building with the Victorian School of Languages.The school is split into 3 subschools:The F-6 Subschool, which handles students from Formative to Year 6,The 7-10 Subschool, which handles students from Year 7 to Year 10,The 11/12 Subschool, which handles students from Years 11 and 12 (doing VCE and other senior school courses).
315 Clarendon Street
Call: (03) 8480 0000