Duke of Edinburgh
Mentone Grammar participates in the internationally recognised personal development program, The Duke of Edinburgh Award. Any Mentone Grammar student 14 years and above can join. The aim of the program is to develop self-esteem, confidence, perseverance, leadership, community awareness and engagement through
- Community Service
- Physical Recreation
- Skill Development
- Outdoor Adventure Journey
Every year, many Mentone Grammar students achieve the various levels of the award, Bronze, Silver and Gold.
I recommend Duke of Ed to all students - it's a great way of keeping some variety ... a brilliant experience and a recognised achievement.'
Nick Bonett, Year 12 2009, Gold Award recipient.