Macarthur Adventist College
12 Victoria Road
Macquarie Fields NSW2564
Tel: 02 9605 3200
Email: reception@macarthur. adventist.edu.au
Website: www.macarthur. adventist.edu.au
Religious Affiliation: Seventh Day Adventist
Early Learning: Yes
Learning Extension: Yes
International Students: Yes
Welcome to Macarthur Adventist College aPre-kindy to Year 12 school serving families in the south-western Sydney region with quality Christian Education. Macarthur Adventist College offers your child a superior educational opportunity that builds on a careful foundation in key learning areas. We challenge each student to discover their particular gifts and talents in a variety of ways and believe that each child is special. As part of the Adventist school system we will support and encourage the needs of your child regardless of religious or cultural background and we have an emphasis on caring for all aspects of their development and growth.
A Caring Environment
At Macarthur Adventist College we have created an environment in which your child can feel safe valued and supported an environment which is inclusive and tolerant. The foundation of our approach to educating your child is our secure and nurturing school environment. We create this environment through appreciation for individual needs respect for the children in our care and support for their values and opinions. Through this approach your child will reach their full potential whilst developing self-esteem and an appreciation for the needs of others.
The Learning Program
Our teachers pride themselves on knowing each child individually and therefore know the individual needs of each child. Building on a solid foundation in literacy and numeracy we enable all of our students to discover and develop their special gifts and talents. At Macarthur Adventist College students enjoy a variety of exciting educational experiences. An active lifestyle is an important part of our school program. Our college belongs to the Christian Schools Sports Assoication which along with the normal school programme encourages individual achievement and team participation while inter-school events offer the challenge of competition. Whilst the Macarthur Adventist College approach to education is a holistic one we place great emphasis on our students achieving to their highest potential academically. Our school provides a well-rounded and challenging curriculum that is designed to provide your child with access to up-to-date resources and offer a wide variety of subjects.
A Values Education
Because we take a holistic approach to education we nurture character development and spirituality. Our values education program and leadership opportunities allow students to develop into well rounded and responsible citizens. Lively weekly chapel services class devotionals and scripture classes focus on Christian values and aim to develop self-worth and social responsibility. One of our primary aims within the Sydney Adventist school system is that we help your child develop strength of character and hold sound christian principles. Your child will experience activities and lessons through programs and opportunities that are designed to teach the value of life and respect for others and ourselves. Your child will have the opportunity to participate in several programs which offer involvement in the local community and provide students with life-changing experiences. Our school presents students with many opportunities to develop an understanding for the needs of others through classroom projects for various charities visits to neighbouring nursing homes and preschools and several other programs. Every child has an opportunity to lead in some way. All classes lead in weekly assemblies which gives each child performance and leadership opportunities. From these programs your child will learn leadership skills that inspire others into action through enthusiasm and a positive approach to life.
Open Day and School Tours
Please contact the school to find out about our next Open Day or to arrange a personal tour of the school.