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Year 7 Booklist 2024

Brinbeal Secondary College will be working with JP Books as our booklist supplier for 2024.

The booklist contains a number of compulsory items and a recommended stationary list. The stationary be purchased through JP Books or sourced elsewhere. Individual students may particular pens, pencils or folders etc. they wish to purchase and they are free to do so. However, it is expected they will have sufficient exercise books, visual diaries and resources for each subject.

Compulsory Booklist items:

  • English (may be sourced elsewhere):
    Wonder by R.J. Palacio
    Things a Map Won't Show You: Stories from Australia & Beyond edited by Susan La Marca & Pam Macintyre

  • Dictionary: any English dictionary that doesn't contain a thesaurus or grammar section.

  • Maths: Mathspace Year 7 textbook and online resource (must be purchased through JP Books)

  • Humanities: Banqer High online resource (must be purchased through JP Books)

  • Lock: Combination lock for school locker (must be purchased through JP Books)

  • Student ID Card: compulsory for all student (must be purchased through JP Books)

Ordering of books can be done online from the 27th November via JP Books:

Books can then be collected from Brinbeal Secondary College on Wednesday 24th January between 9:30am & 4:30pm, in-store from 1st December or be home delivered.

JP Books is located in Yarraville where in-person purchases can be made with the assistance of the JP Books staff.

Store Details

1/355 Somerville Rd, Yarraville
9314 0529

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

Support for Families

State Schools’ Relief is a not-for-profit organisation that works closely with all state government schools in Victoria. Each year, State Schools’ Relief provides assistance to thousands of students experiencing financial disadvantage with school uniforms, footwear and a host of other essential educational resources.

State Schools Relief can provide stationary packs for families experiencing financial difficulties. Families who need assistance in purchasing stationary for their child should reach out to their child’s Mentor Teacher.

Brinbeal Secondary College

Brinbeal Secondary College acknowledge the Bunurong people, the Traditional Owners of the land on which we learn, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present.