Macleod College

Macleod College Information

  • Address: May Street, Macleod, Victoria 3085
  • Distance from Melbourne: 12 km
  • Principal: Ms Margaret Lacey
  • International Student Coordinator: Ms Helen Tilson
  • Number of students: 1030
  • Number of international students: 15
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 97%
  • University offers : 59%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 26%

Macleod College has a small group of international students from Prep to Year 12 on one campus. They are supported with specialist English as a Second Language classes in very small groups.

The teachers are very friendly and helpful, and the coordinator meets weekly with the international students and liaises regularly with parents and homestays. The college has a reputation for academic success and excellent VCE results, offering an excellent range of subjects and extracurricular programs.

Languages taught

  • German
  • Intensive English as a Second Language.



Intensive English Language provided

  • At nearby English Language Centre



Special programs

  • Pastoral care and extra study support for international students
  • Student leadership, International Student Captain
  • Extensive music program
  • Partnership with schools in China and Germany
  • Swimming and athletic sports
  • School camps
  • Vocational Education and Training
  • Formal awards night



Popular sports

  • Basketball
  • Netball
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Badminton



Special facilities

  • Integrated primary and secondary schools on one campus
  • Music complex for performances of orchestra, bands and choirs
  • Large gymnasium/sports centre
  • 340-seat theatre for drama and musical performances
  • Extensive modern ICT facilities
  • Canteen precinct
  • Year 9 learning centre