Macleans College has a deserved reputation for high performance in academic success and results in external exams regularly place the school among the top in New Zealand.

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Our academic programme ensures that:

  • We have an outstanding record of student achievement
  • The curriculum has academic subjects at its core and is continually reviewed
  • Macleans College students leave having achieved excellent results
  • At Year 9 and 10 the curriculum aims to broaden the knowledge and skill of students
  • At Years 11, 12 and 13 the curriculum allows for study towards a number of qualifications.

We have a professionally qualified and committed staff who:

  • Deliver a high standard of teaching
  • Are genuinely interested and care for their students.
  • Are enthusiastically involved in the wider life of the school.
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The aim of the Macleans College curriculum is to provide a quality education through the provision of a stimulating learning environment and inclusion of well researched learning opportunities.
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Qualification Pathways

Macleans has a curriculum programme with three different pathways: NCEA, Cambridge Assessment International Education, and Scholarship
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Assessment & Reporting

School reports, parent interviews, diligence criteria
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Timetables and important information
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Subject Guides

Course Selection Guides for senior and junior students.