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Mission & Values

Mission & Vision

MacLachlan College cultivates intellectual curiosity in its students and inspires them to be active contributors to our ever-changing world. As a global private school where students and teachers collaborate to create a community of learners and leaders, with an eye toward the future.


Working together as a family of individuals in a school community that creates a caring and safe environment within which every student can flourish and succeed.


Utilizing new approaches through inquiry and participatory technology that inspires students to ask questions, research, and think critically to find solutions for an evolving world.

Global Awareness

Stimulating curiosity about the world by creating a climate where students respect, understand and appreciate universal human values, cultural differences and world issues.


Fostering a culture within which students approach all situations with confidence and are brave and articulate in defending their beliefs.


Promoting honesty, compassion, respect and responsibility by developing "a mind aware of what is right".

Academic Excellence

Always raising the bar on excellence, MacLachlan is accredited as an IB World School, offering the IB Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) in our Lower School from Kindergarten to Grade 6, and offering Advanced Placement (AP) in our high school grade levels. 

Our Upper School Grade 7 to 12 programs prepare students for future success and to attend top universities in Canada and abroad. 

International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement are some of the most rigorous and highly esteemed education programs and are evaluated to ensure adherence to standards of excellence.

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We know that to prepare future-ready individuals we must share and instill common values throughout the entire school community and permeate all of our activities with a core set of values.

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337 Trafalgar Road
Oakville, ON L6J 3H3, Canada
+1 (905) 844-0372
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