Co-educational school Transition (Pre-Kindergarten) to Year 12.
Established in 1984, Macarthur provides a balanced and rigorous education based
on a clear Christian perspective. It obtains good HSC results, with the
majority of its students going on to tertiary institutions.

Facilities: Modern, efficient educational facilities are provided.
Academic instruction is supported with state-of-the-art technology. Excellent
facilities for music performance and sport are also available. Macarthur also
provides for gifted students through the GATEway classes offered in Year 5 and
Year 6 and through the Honours class in Year 7 and Year 8.

Electives Years 7 to 10: A comprehensive range of courses is offered
including English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Agricultural
Technology, Commerce, Indonesian, Design and Technology, Information Software
and Technology, Visual Arts, Music, Biblical Studies, and PD/Health/PE.

Electives Years 11 and 12: English (Extension 1 and 2, Advanced,
Standard), Mathematics (Extension 1 and 2), General Mathematics, Agriculture,
Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Earth and Environmental Science, Information
Processes and Technology, Design and Technology, Ancient History, Modern
History, History Extension, Society and Culture, Indonesian Continuers,
Indonesian Extension, PD/Health/PE, Geography, Economics, Business Studies,
Legal Studies, Music (1, 2 and Extension), Drama, Visual Arts, and Studies of
Religion 1 and 2.

Sport: The full sporting program provides the opportunity to
participate in recreational and competitive sports including soccer, netball,
basketball, swimming, athletics, rowing, snow sports, equestrian and many other
sports. Students may proceed to regional, state and national representation.

Extracurricular activities: Orchestra, band, music ensembles,
musical and dramatic productions, Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, debating,
public speaking, model club, Tournament of Minds, GATEway activities,

School Information

  • Type: Independent
  • Coeducational or single-sex: Coeducational

  • Faith-based: Anglican
  • Year: Kindergarten - Year 12
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Enrolment: 900 students
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered: N/A  
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: Yes
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre: Own Preschool
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options: None
  • Fees: for a copy of the fee schedule and other information, contact judith white, director of advancement
  • Address:Cobbitty Road, Cobbitty 2570PO Box 555, Camden 2570
  • Phone:02 4647 5333
  • Fax:02 4647 5444
  • HSC Subjects offered:Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, Physics, Ancient History, Modern History History Extension (Year 12), Society and Culture, Studies of Religion 1, Studies of Religion 2, Drama, Music 1 Music 2, Music Extension (Year 12), Business Studies, Economics, Geography, Legal Studies, PDHPE, Indonesian Continuers, Indonesian Extension (Year 12), Design and Technology, Textiles and Design, Information Processes and Technology, Software Design and Development, Science Extension (Year 12), Visual Arts
  • Clubs and Extra-curricular programs:Music performance, Drama, Musicals, Agricultural show team, debating and public speaking, camps, Duke of Edinburgh's award, Clubs

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