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Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools (MACS) remains committed to building communities of learning that provide safe, nurturing and academically stimulating environments for all children.

MACS, also a learning community:

Research conducted in schools is undertaken on the basis that the findings may assist in improving student outcomes and increasing school effectiveness.  

Research in areas beyond the immediate concerns of schools is also conducted when it can be demonstrated that the findings may have a potential benefit for the participants themselves.

Researchers wishing to undertake research in Melbourne Catholic schools should refer to Applying for approval to conduct research in Melbourne Catholic schools.


For more information about research at MACS, please contact:
Analysis, Policy and Research unit on 03 9267 0228 or
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