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Brave Boarders, We Salute You!

Boarding at MLC

Monday 30 January 2023

A message to our Boarding families from MLC Principal, Ms Rebecca Clarke.

Read the article here.

2022 Innovation in Education Festival


Tuesday 5 July 2022

As the 2022 Innovation in Education Festival draws closer, Director of Academic Operations at MLC Vanessa Smith reflects on the importance of asking questions. MLC are very excited to once again host the Perth Innovation in Education Festival, from 27-28 September this year.

Read the article here.

New MLC Principal - Commencing 2023

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Tuesday 17 May 2022

The Methodist Ladies’ College Council are pleased to announce that Ms Rebecca Clarke will be the next Principal of Methodist Ladies’ College, commencing in January 2023.

Read the announcement here.

2022 Innovation in Education Festival

Meagan King 2021 Resized

Thursday 5 May 2022

As the 2022 Innovation in Education Festival draws closer, Director of Innovation at MLC Meagan King reflects on her own experience with innovation and why it is essential in education. MLC are very excited to once again host the Perth Innovation in Education Festival, from 27-28 September this year.

Read the article here.

Empowering Young People in the Digital World

Friday 18 March 2022

Reflecting on the pages of her doctoral thesis, ‘Social Networking and Young People: Privileging Student Voice,’ Dr Marie Perry ponders the complexities of today's digital world and its effect and influence on young people. Included are eight tips to promote healthy boundaries and relationships with technology and your child.

Read the article here.

Innovation in Education Festival

Meagan King

Monday 14 June 2021

As we embolden our students to be flexible thinkers who are creative and innovative, so must we, as a College and as a staff team, be inventive thought-leaders in education. We are very excited to be hosting the inaugural Innovation in Education Festival at MLC this year.

Read more about this exciting initiative.

Introducing Our Reimagined Initiative


Thursday 18 February 2021

At MLC we don’t want to mould students to fit a certain pathway, instead we want to create an environment which encourages self-reflection and uniqueness. This guiding principle has led us to an exciting new partnership with Purposeful, which will enable our Year 10 students to form meaningful pathways.

Read about the programme here.

Diverse Pathways

Class Of 2020 Promo

Wednesday 3 February 2021

Our Class of 2020 know a thing or two about finding their way through an unprecedented time in history and making headlines for their indisputable successes. A few of our 2020 graduates returned to MLC to share their unique journeys with us, from their time at MLC to exploring their future pathways.

Read the article here.

Celebrating Unique Passions at MLC Boarding

Eloise Resized Promo

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Joining our Boarding family was an opportunity for Eloise to find her passion and make friends for life. Year 11 student Eloise began her journey at MLC at the start of 2020 and hasn’t looked back.

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Providing a Platform for Young Talent

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Wednesday 13 January 2021

Since beginning piano lessons at the age of three, MLC student Hannah Wang’s passion for music has been nurtured both at home and at school. Hannah started at MLC in Year 2 and has since mastered both the piano and violin. In 2019, she was awarded an MLC Council Music and Special Principal Scholarship. Find out how MLC Scholarships empower and provide unique opportunities for girls.

Read the article here.

Celebrating the Class of 2020

Class Of 2020

Monday 21 December 2020

As a whole of school community, we congratulate all of our Year 12 graduates on striving to achieve their personal best in an unforgettable year. They are young women of tremendous capability, resilience and character and will go onto achieve their aspirations beyond MLC.

Read the article here.

Why is Innovation so Important?

Why Is Innovation So Important

Wednesday 5 August 2020

The development of curiosity, perseverance, resilience, adaptability, collaboration and creativity are just some of the skills that educators have long acknowledged as crucial for students to thrive. In this article, our Director of Innovation Mrs King highlights how to effectively innovate in education and outlines the unique, research-based learning opportunities being developed at MLC.

Read the article here.

Attuning to Your Daughter

Annmarie Decotter Resized

Friday 24 July 2020

We know how important attachment is for the development of children and adolescents, as they aim to ultimately form ‘secure attachment’ in their connections to others. In this piece, our Clinical Psychologist Annmarie Decotter explains the process of emotional attunement.

Read the article here.


MLC Appoints New Principal, Ms Rebecca Clarke

Monday, 20 March 2023

Business News


MLC Commissions its 13th Principal, Ms Rebecca Clarke

Tuesday, 14 March 2023

The West Australian


Enid's Poetry Lives on at MLC

Friday, 26 February 2021

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