Essendon Keilor College in a multi-campus college with junior campuses located in Niddrie and Keilor, and Essendon providing facilities for senior and international students. A number of successful independent schools  also draw students from the local Essendon and surrounding communities.

The Essendon campus provides leading AFL sports, music and arts, science and international students programs. These strengths and other attributes provided the focus of the ongoing marketing campaign, and supporting resources.