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College Mantra Inspires Student to Set Sights High

Mt Maria College, Mitchelton, Year 12 student Mackenzie Bond, demonstrates the college motto of ‘Strong Mind, Compassionate Heart’ through her active participation in school, charity, and community-engagement events. College Principal Mr Glenn McConville said that the motto is about balance between giving one’s best to study and giving one’s best to community.   “All students at Mt Maria are encouraged to develop their own strong mind and their own compassionate heart and ...

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2018 College Captains and Student Leaders Announced

The Mt Maria, Michelton College Captains for 2018 are Maggie Maughan and James Orman. As is the process for the selection of the college’s student leadership team, and following an interview with the Principal, the self-nominated students deliver speeches for consideration by their cohort and the college teaching team, who then vote to select the captains and other students leaders ...

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Senior Students Celebrate Active Girls in School

A group of year 11 and 12 Mt Maria College (MMC), Mitchelton girls, who have contributed significantly to sport at the college, recently entered a Queensland-Government funded competition to motivate girls to take part in physical activity in their schools. The MMC girls attended the Queensland office of the Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation’s (ACHPER) annual Women ...

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