Highfields' Own - - EDUCATION -

2017 will see Mary Mackil­lop Catholic Col­lege thrive, with the year be­gin­ning in great an­tic­i­pa­tion to con­tinue build­ing a school that ex­cels within the com­mu­nity.

Stu­dents at Mary Mac re­ceive an ed­u­ca­tion that builds an in­cred­i­ble foun­da­tion within a cul­ture of care, cre­ativ­ity and faith.

Op­por­tu­ni­ties for stu­dents to grow and achieve will con­tinue across the Col­lege’s five main ar­eas of fo­cus of teach­ing and learning, spir­i­tual de­vel­op­ment, sports, cre­ative arts and pas­toral care.

The col­lege also of­fers an ar­ray of ad­di­tional pro­grams for stu­dents to fol­low their pas­sion and in­ter­ests, pro­vid­ing ex­tra sup­port from teach­ers, in­clud­ing:

■ A wide va­ri­ety of sports through the Queens­land Com­bined In­de­pen­dent Schools As­so­ci­a­tion

■ Health and phys­i­cal ed­u­ca­tion stud­ies

■ Mu­sic

■ Dance

■ Art

■ Voice and in­stru­men­tal en­sem­bles

■ Tech­nol­ogy

■ Graphic de­sign

■ Busi­ness stud­ies

■ Tim­ber tech­nol­ogy

■ Duke of Ed­in­burgh Award

■ De­bat­ing and pub­lic speak­ing

■ Home­work clubs

■ Lead­er­ship and re­treat days for stu­dents

Prin­ci­pal Peter Mur­phy be­lieves that Mary Mackil­lop of­fers con­tem­po­rary school­ing.

“As we con­tinue to ex­pe­ri­ence a high level of growth in the com­mu­nity, we are proud to of­fer an ex­cep­tional, mod­ern ed­u­ca­tion to our stu­dents,” Mr Mur­phy says. “We are a Col­lege that is com­mit­ted to ex­cel­lence.” The Col­lege wel­comes all fam­i­lies seek­ing an out­stand­ing Chris­tian val­ues-based ed­u­ca­tion. Ap­pli­ca­tions for Prep to Year 10 for 2018 are cur­rently be­ing ac­cepted.

All en­quires are wel­come on 07 4698 7777.

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