Moreton Bay Boys' College

 

 

 

 

 

Moreton Bay Boys' College

302 Manly Road
Manly West, QLD 4179
Tel: 07 3906 9444
Fax: 07 3906 9400
Email:
registrar@mbbc.qld.edu.au
Website:
www.mbbc.qld.edu.au

Key Details
Type: Independent
Level: Combined
Gender: Boys
Religious Affiliation: Uniting Church
Scholarships: Yes
Early Learning: Yes
Learning Extension: Yes
International Baccalaureate: Yes

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Welcome to Moreton Bay Boys' College

Moreton Bay Boys’ College (MBBC) is one of Queensland’s Top 50 Schools and is a contemporary, independent, Prep to Year 12 boys’ college. MBBC offers a nurturing environment, Christian values and an academic program based within the International Baccalaureate (IB) which encourages students to think critically, challenge and question.

A dedicated group of excellent teachers, exceptional co-curricular opportunities, a comprehensive digital program and a strong pastoral care initiative provide an outstanding student experience. The boys are also able to participate in social, cultural and academic activities with the College’s sister school, Moreton Bay College.

You can view our prospectus here: http://mbbc.qld.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/MBBC-prospectus-June2016-FIN-DIGI.pdf

Rich, Inquiry-Based Curriculum

Moreton Bay Boys’ College approaches education as an adventure and offers enriched, engaging programs for students in Prep to Year 12; providing tools for lifelong learning. Strong focus is given to literacy, numeracy, science and thinking skills.

The College is an IB (International Baccalaureate) World School and runs the Primary Years Programme (PYP) and Middle Years Programme (MYP). IB is an internationally recognised inquiry-based framework which works to develop students’ intellectual, personal and emotional skills while broadening their horizons to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalising world.

Learning enhancement and support at Moreton Bay Boys' College caters to the different academic needs of boys. An extensive and flexible range of academic and vocational pathways is offered to Seniors (students in Years 10-12); accommodating individual boys’ interests and assisting them in achieving their full potential.

Science programs take advantage of the 5.5 ha nature refuge on campus at the College and MBBC is a Healthy Waterways Award winner and Peter Doherty Science Award winner.

Co-Curricular Opportunities

Moreton Bay Boys’ College offers an extensive range of co-curricular options, including sport, music, cultural and community activities.

Sport – The College offers a variety of sports including cricket, touch, volleyball, sailing, basketball, soccer, tennis and mountain biking as well as adventure sports such as motocross and archery.

Music – The College has a leading contemporary music program as well as a strong traditional offering. Private music tutoring is available as well as a range of music groups for students to join (e.g. Rock Band, Choir, Wind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble).

Cultural and Community – Opportunities include art, drama productions, debating, chess, public speaking and Leos Club.

Caring Approach

Moreton Bay Boys’ College offers a supportive and caring environment upheld by Christian values. We are experts in boys' education and provide encouragement and individual attention to ensure each boy is known and valued.

Student care programs at Moreton Bay Boys' College operate at every year level. Highly qualified staff have a genuine belief in helping boys to achieve their best, find their passion and their purpose.

Superb Facilities in a Bushland Setting

Learning spaces at Moreton Bay Boys’ College are spacious and purpose-built to meet the needs of boys. Facilities include a multi-purpose hall, IT labs, Science lab with experiment rooms, art room, design tech hub and music rooms. A brand new library is also due to be completed soon. Classrooms are equipped with computers, data projectors and interactive whiteboards and the school has a BYOD policy encouraging the students to bring their own devices.

The stunning campus features an open, leafy environment, pristine oval, basketball courts, shady play areas, a 6m x 6m rock climbing wall and a 5.5ha nature reserve including a mountain bike track. Students also have access to some of the facilities at nearby sister school Moreton Bay College including the pool, gymnasium, athletics and playing fields, and music centre.

 

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College Tours
Families can join our Head of College on a tour to meet the teachers and see classes in action. Book a place now.
Call 07 3249 9322, email: registrar@mbbc.qld.edu.au 
or visit:
Book a College Tour | Moreton Bay Boys' College

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