Important Dates & Notices
- Parent Invitation - Tues 28 May 2013
Parents are invited to meet and speak with Lynne Burgess, author of the book "All-In Night" about how you can strengthen relationships with your teenage children. This is free to parents as the cost will be covered by McClelland. The event will be held in the Information Commons from 5.00 to 6.00pm. Click here for more information and/or to register attendance.
- Invitation to Music Events
Parents, staff and students are invited to attend any of the up-coming evening music events being held in the Information Commons (IC) and the Performing Arts Centre (PAC).
- Junior Band Concert
(Thurs. 23 May 6.00-7.00pm in the IC)
- Guitar & Vocal Concert
(Wed. 6 June 6.00-7.30pm in the IC)
- Semester 1 Showcase
(Tues. 11 June 6.00-8.00pm in the PAC)
- End of Semester One - Thurs 6 Jun 2013
Last day of Semester One classes for all year levels.
- Athletics Day - Fri 7 Jun 2013
Whole-College Athletics. Normal classes cancelled and all students are expeted to attend at Ballam Park Athletics Track.
- Queen's Birthday - Mon 10 Jun 2013
No classes this day.
- Start of Semester Two - Tues 11 Jun 2013
Semester Two for all classes at McClelland begins Tuesday 11th June.
Welcome to McClelland College
Winners at the 2013 Victorian Education Excellence Awards
McClelland College was a winner at the Victorian Education Excellence Awards Ceremony at Crown Palladium last week. These awards are schools' equivalent to the Logies or the Brownlow Medal. We were nominated as a finalist (top 3 in the state) across all schools in the category of...
~ School Leadership Team of the Year - 2013 ~
We were the Number 1 Secondary School across the state in this award category. A truly amazing achievement.Well done to the entire McClelland College Community. Further proof that this is a great Secondary School, not just in our immediate area, but across Victoria!
Our programs at McClelland College are designed to encourage the highest standards of achievement in everything our students undertake – our objectives are to provide each girl and boy with the essential skills required for life-long learning, and the breadth of outlook they will need to be successful in an evolving global community. Values of respect, tolerance and hard work are highly regarded and rewarded.
We are proud of our teachers and the keen interest they take in all of their students. Their ability to inspire through vibrant teaching and the guidance they provide throughout the teenage years is nothing short of impressive.
As you learn more about McClelland, you will discover a school that is rich in opportunities, with an enthusiastic staff that know and understand young people.
McClelland College is well known for our personalised approach to learning and outstanding results, and for these reasons, we have many families wishing to enrol at the college. We are also happy to consider enrolment applications from students who live outside the boundaries set by state education authorities. (Click here to see the Enrolment Boundary.)
Tristan Lanarus - Acting College Principal