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2017 Open Boys Cricket v Rivers College

The open boys cricket team travelled to Lismore to play Rivers College for the 3rd round of the knock out competition. Maclean High won the toss and elected to bat first. Opening batsmen Coby Tabor and Nathan Hollis got us off to a cracking start, putting together a partnership of 53 off the first eight overs. At drinks the boys were in an excellent position at 3 for 129 off 20 overs. The dreaded ‘drinks break curse' struck as our momentum was halted and we failed to push on and capitalise. A batting collapse saw the boys all out for 175 off... Read more

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2017 Open Boys Cricket v Casino

The open boys cricket team travelled to Casino for the 2nd round of the knock out competition after a forfeit win against Evans River in round 1. Captain Ashley Moss won the toss and elected to bowl first. Fast bowlers Nathan Hollis and Duncan Fischer backed their captain's decision and did most of the damage with the ball as they skittled Casino for 114. Feeling confident chasing a small total, opening batsmen Blake Ryan and Coby Tabor got Maclean off to a steady start with the bat. Maclean lost 5 wickets for 20 runs in a top and middle order... Read more

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PBL News - End of Year Excursions

End of year excursions are a fabulous way to celebrate the end of the year. Year Advisors will make plans in Term 4. A reminder that students who have been suspended, or on a book, will not be invited to attend these events. Mrs Susan Bradley, PBL Committee... Read more


Homework Club changes

The homework centre operating out of the library will be closed on Monday 23, Monday 30, and Monday 6 October. " Please make a booking at the library if you wish to attend homework club from 3:30 - 4:30 the following week"... Read more

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Information about 2017 HSC Exams

All HSC exams from Monday 16th October till Day 8 Wednesday 25th October inclusive will be held in Gym. From Thursday 26th October, all exams will be conducted in the Seventh day Adventist Hall.... Read more

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2017 Graduation Formal

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Graduation 2017

CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2017 On Thursday 21 September, the class of 2017 attended their graduation ceremony and thereby completed their secondary school careers. Family and friends of the graduating students were invited as well as all staff and students. The graduating students attended their formal later in the evening. (See more photos of the Graduation Ceremony and Formal in our picture galleries).... Read more

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MHS Aquatics Program 2017

As part of the PDHPE program students in Years 7 & 8 will participate in a Lifesaving program during their double period lessons in Term 4. This will commence Week 3, Term 4, Monday 23rd of October and will continue until Week 9, Term 4, Friday 8th of December. The cost of entry is $3.00 and students should also remember to bring a towel, hat and sunscreen as we will be walking to and from the pool for these lessons. If your child's double lesson is at the end of the day they may leave from the pool provided they have a permission note signed... Read more

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The Daily Examiner Netball Challenge 2017

On Thursday 7th September, 26 young ladies ventured to Grafton to contest the annual Daily Examiner Competition. All team members displayed both a fine set of sporting skills and outstanding sportsmanship for the entire day. Our year 7/8 and 9/10 teams came away undefeated and favourites for the finals The Open Girls team fought hard but couldn't quite match the MCC and Grafton teams this year. Thanks to all players for their commitment. Best player honours for the Open team goes out to Bella Gilbert. A big thank you to our 3 umpires for... Read more

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Industrial Technology-Timber HSC Major Projects

Some recently completed major projects by our graduating Year 12 Industrial Technology-Timber Students. All projects were designed and constructed by the students using the Trade Training Centre. All students worked hard throughout the HSC Year and they have produced projects which they can be proud of and I'm sure they will take pride of place at home. Fletcher Sumner produced a slab top Coffee Table for his Major Project. The project required Fletcher to dress rough sawn local hardwoods and also has two dovetail jointed drawers for... Read more

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Building Skills in the Sugar Trade

5th September 2017 Maclean High School student Brayden Loy, recently spent a week undertaking work experience at the Harwood Sugar Mill, where he was able to apply skills from his metal work studies. Brayden, who is also doing workplace training with a local carpenter as part of his wood work studies, found the week a valuable real-life experience. "My project for the week was to interpret the drawing, plan and build a reclaimer rake which will be used as a part of the boiler fuel management system for controlling the supply of bagasse to... Read more

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Letter to Parents and Carers from the Principal

Important Information about the way we accept payments from Parents and Carers Payment Information (pdf 340 KB)... Read more

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Maclean High Loss in State Semi-Final

Maclean High School Open Girls Football team took the long bus trip from Maclean to Valentine Sports Park, Glenwood in Western Sydney to play their semi-final against Vincentia from the South Coast region. They too had to travel but about half the distance and time it took for Maclean. We stayed overnight at the Football NSW headquarters and had dinner and then breakfast before kicking off at 9am. After 7 rounds of undefeated football, around 500 minutes or 8 ½ hours, the girls were ready for the next challenge. We awoke to a very brisk... Read more

Notification for Parents and Carers

2017 NCCD Privacy Statement (pdf 27 KB)... Read more

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Maclean High Girls Open Football Team

MACLEAN HIGH NOW IN FINAL 4 Maclean High School Open Girls Football team again showed their willingness and determination to win their Quarter Final State knockout game against Tomaree High School from the strong Hunter region. This means Maclean High is now one of 4 schools left from 315 schools that entered the state knockout. Tomaree comes with the reputation of a high scoring team looking at their past results. The game was played at Barry Watts Oval, Maclean and the field and facilities were in perfect condition thanks to Maclean FC and... Read more


Zone Athletics Carnival

On Thursday 29th June, Maclean High athletics team travelled to Lismore' Riverview Park for the Northern Rivers Zone Athletics carnival. Unfortunately, our team was depleted due to the previous date being washed out and the new date clashing with some students prior commitments. This however did not dampen the enthusiasm or impact on the results, as many athletes stood in for the missing competitors, especially in the relays. At the conclusion of the carnival Maclean had taken out the Boys and Girls Pointscore. Congratulations to Reece... Read more

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Maclean High Girls Open Football Team

MACLEAN HIGH NOW IN FINAL 8 Maclean High School Open Girls Football team again showed their class and determination to win their Final 16 State knockout game against Winmalee High School from Western Sydney. Winmalee comes from the strong Sydney West region that had 2 players in their state winning regional team. The game was played at Barry Watts Oval, Maclean and the coach from Winmalee commented on what great facilities Maclean FC and CV council had created at the Wherrett Park sports complex. The game started briskly with both teams... Read more

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Maclean High Girls Football Team – North Coast Champions

Back Row: Makeely Heron, Eryn Hammond ©, Brooke O'Connor, Bree McFarlane, Emma Ward, Wayne Sutton (coach) Middle Row: Sarah Skinner, Tahlia Grainger, Taylor Johnson, Bella Gilbert, Kayli Ohlmus, Zara Tabor, Holly Rolfe, Lizzy Hyne Front Row: Kelsey Sheehan, Tili Arndell & Shanyn Hammond In Round 4 Northern Rivers champions, Maclean High played Far North Coast champions, Wollumbin High and won convincingly 8 – 1. Bree McFarlane was relentless and scored 5 goals with other goals going to Sarah Skinner and Kayli Ohlmus. Importantly our... Read more

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Zone Athletics Carnival

Due to ground closures the Zone Athletics Carnival has been postponed to THURSDAY 29th JUNE. All athletes need to see Mrs Sutton for a new permission note. Bus arrangements are still the same.... Read more

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