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Junior School has multiple communal spaces and dedicated play areas for Prep-Year 2 and Years 3-6, a stimulating and caring environment, where students build a love of learning.

Technology is an important part of Junior School, with Prep – Year 2 students using their own iPads and Years 3-6 using their own notebook computers. Our specialist programs include Library, PE, Art, Music, Japanese (French in Years 5 and 6), Outdoor Education (from Year 3) and RE delivered by one of our College Chaplains. 

Head of Junior School, Ms Louise Peyton,

Junior School Curriculum

Students undertake a fully integrated curriculum that develops their curiosity and builds a solid foundation in literacy and numeracy, with a dedicated Literacy Coordinator and Mathematics Support specialists for extra support.

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MLC Banksia

Remote learning at our MLC Banksia site program is introduced in Years 5 and 6. Each MLC Banksia experience is strategically planned to enable personal skill development, confidence building, teamwork and the opportunity to learn in a unique environment. Learning experiences are theme-based and have strong links to the Kew curriculum.

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Wellbeing

Student wellbeing is integral to the learning process in Junior School. Wellbeing initiatives include the Bounceback! Program, Buddy Program, mindfulness, meditation and yoga, and are delivered in a wider positive education framework to help them thrive in a balanced and healthy way.

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6 Weeks - 5 Years

MLC Kindle celebrates the natural curiosity of children through hands-on exploration of the world around them.

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Years 7 - 8

Experience the exhilaration of personal achievement within a challenging, supportive and exciting learning environment at Junior Secondary School.

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Years 9 - 10

 Involvement, empowerment, discovery and independence are key themes in Middle School at MLC.

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Years 11 - 12

An exciting and diverse Senior School environment, where students are offered a wide range of subject choices and learning approaches that prepare them for life beyond school.  
 

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August 27, 2020
How to Access Professional Help
Students experiencing a mental health issue will find it helpful to access professional help. This is still possible through current restrictions; here's how.
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August 27, 2020
Mindfulness at Every Age
Taking time for self-care is more important than ever. Here are some mindfulness activities for you to try; there's something for everyone!
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August 26, 2020
How to Visit the Zoo in Lockdown
Take some time to check in on our furry friends at Melbourne Zoo with this virtual Zoo tour!
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