Tel: 02 9747 1266
Fax: 02 9745 3254
Religious Affiliation: Uniting Church
Early Learning: Yes
Learning Extension: Yes
International Baccalaureate: Yes
International Students: Yes
MLC is a school of broad ranging opportunity and diversity. MLC boasts an enviable record of providing an outstanding learning environment for girls while working to meet their needs as individuals. MLC helps to support each girl to find her potential so that she may make a positive contribution to our society. The explicit values of world citizenship innovation integrity courage excellence and diversity; tailored approach to learning; and wide range of educational opportunities encourage each girl to develop her particular gifts to the full so that may confidently contribute to making a better world.
MLC School's educational program transforming Learning focuses on the whole person flexible learning and innovation. Shifting the emphasis from teaching a class to helping each student become as effective a learner as possible sees seamless use of technology and connection with teachers and learners all over the world.
The school's 1: 1 laptop program from Year 5 has operated for 12 years. All girls from Year 5 onwards have their own laptop computers and girls from PK-4 have access to a mobile laptop laboratory. Our online systems provide students with an opportunity to develop cyber-leadership skills in the areas of community management mentoring and more.
In line with our philosophy of embracing innovation and providing a learning environment that encourages excellence in all areas the MLC School Council is committed to developing state of the art facilities that are flexible student centred and have very high levels of community use. These include the new and improved Junior School facility aquatic Centre independent Learning Centre and Music Centre.
At MLC our co-curricular activities and programs provide valuable learning experiences through practical situations involving teamwork sportsmanship winning and losing and hard work. The Co-Curricular Program activities include Dance drama & Speech debating & Public Speaking music sport sRC round Square exchange and Outdoor Education. These activities have long been recognised as a way for students to indulge a passion try a new skill learn and develop leadership social and organisational skills and to provide service to the School and community.
Pastoral Care is based on MLC School’s core values of World citizenship innovation integrity courage excellence diversity and recognises the need to address the social and emotional wellbeing of young people. The promotion of wellbeing is integral to young people’s schooling outcomes their social development and their capacity to contribute to the workforce and the community.