Intercultural Muster Appeals to All

The Intercultural Muster was once again a huge success! With the Intercultural Club now running for over 20 years, it’s exciting to see the Macleans Intercultural Club’s name still flying high. The groups all have diverse interests and wide appeal, and the gym was crowded with people signing up to various clubs just as we’d hoped. The muster welcomed people from all groups, cliques and … Continue reading Intercultural Muster Appeals to All

Students Introduced to Co-Curriculars

As the school year begins to settle in, so does the sacrifice of early mornings and afternoons, as the 2014 co-curricular year emerges. Approximately 500 new students filled the gymnasium, readily anticipating the hour-long crash course of everything Macleans College has to offer, at the annual Co-Curricular Expo held on Thursday, 20 February. Of the countless co-curricular activities that run outside of school hours, 56 … Continue reading Students Introduced to Co-Curriculars

Duke of Edinburgh -Bronze Tramp

The Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme is open to anyone between the ages of 14 and 25 and there are three levels: Bronze, Silver and Gold. At each level you are required to participate in four sections: physical recreation, service, skill and an adventurous journey. An adventurous journey aims to ‘encourage a spirit of adventure and discovery’, whereby you camp overnight for several days in … Continue reading Duke of Edinburgh -Bronze Tramp

Swimming Sports 2014

At 8:20am on Wednesday the 6th of February, swimmers from every house gathered in preparation for the annual school Swimming Sports. Students were transported to the Papatoetoe Centennial pools to prepare for the events, opening with the 4×50 Medley Relay. With the events underway, the day passed quickly. The races were both competitive and entertaining for swimmers and spectators. Only a few races followed the … Continue reading Swimming Sports 2014