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Debate Round 2

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October 17, 2017

On October 14th, the debate team travelled to Santiago to participate in the Rounds 3 and 4 of the ESU Competition. The first round the team faced off against the Villa Maria Academy, and had the even tougher task of opposing the motion, “This House Believes that the m

ESU Debate Begins


The debate competition season for the Mackay school has officially begun! On Saturday September 30th, members of the Mackay debate team traveled to the Villa María Academy in Santiago to participate in the first round of the 2017 ESU Debate competition. After greeting members of the 11 other participating schools, Mackay Debaters Benjamin Bravo, Vicente… Read More ›

Ugarte and Gonzalez at the ESU Writing Competition


On Thursday, September 28th, Vicente Gonzalez and Borja Ugarte traveled to Santiago to perform in the 2017 ESU Writing Competition. After exploring the beautiful and historic Museum Recoleta, Vicente and Borja  were informed of their prompt: using no more than 800 words, create an original story involving one object and one site within the historic… Read More ›

Gonzalez and Ugarte Selected as ESU Writing Finalists


Good News! For the first time in two years, students from Mackay have been selected as finalists of the ESU Writing Competition. The final of the competition takes place Thursday the 28th of September in the Museum Recoleta Dominica in Santiago. The prizes for first place in the two categories are the following: The category… Read More ›

The Poetry House: Scotland…


As part of our British Week 2017 activities, we invite you to participate in our Acrostic Poem Competition! How to participate? You need to write an acrostic poem using the word SCOTLAND. During break visit our Poetry House and pick an image to get inspired! This video shows tips to write a catchy acrostic poem… Read More ›

Creative Writing Competition


On Monday April 11th, Vicente Carmona of 4 Medio represented Mackay at the AB annual writing competition. Vicente put his creative abilities to the test against a fierce field of competition at the Dunalastair school in Santiago. After arriving at the school, Vicente was treated to breakfast while he warmed up by improvising stories with coach… Read More ›

Upcoming 2017 Competitions!


Mackayans will represent us in two important competitions in English It’s a new year and Mackayans are ready to sharpen their skills with another set of external competitions. Fernando Briceño and Mathias Lindhorst of Tercero Medio will take the stage at the ESU Public Speaking competition on Saturday, April 22nd at The Grange School where their… Read More ›

World Scholars Cup 2016


Durante el fin de semana del 12-13 de marzo, 2016, un grupo de seis estudiantes compitieron en Santiago en el World Scholar’s Cup, con el anfitrión Colegio Internacional Nido de Águilas. Este evento se lleva a cabo en docenas de países en todo el mundo donde el Inglés no es el idioma oficial. Las habilidades… Read More ›

The Amazing 2015 Dinosaur Museum!


Una tarde de emociones y asombro se vivió el pasado Viernes en el Club House del colegio, en la exitosa 6ta versión del maravilloso Dinosaur Museum, exposición montada por nuestra actual generación de alumnos de 6tos Básicos. La muestra fue visitada por un número récord de apoderados, profesores y amigos quienes con deleite observaron el… Read More ›

¡Un gran orgullo! Dos de nuestros alumnos clasifican para la Final Nacional en Inglés ESU Writing Competition


Esta semana, recibimos la grandiosa noticia desde la English Speaking Union, que no uno, sino dos de nuestros alumnos de 2do Medio, han sido seleccionados como finalistas de la Competencia Nacional en Inglés Writing Competition. Nuestros alumnos Vicente Carmona Montedónico y Carlos Oyarce Mejías, ambos de 2do Medio C, se atrevieron a participar de esta… Read More ›

¡Un gigantesco paso! 7mo Básico escribe sus primeros ensayos en Inglés


Estamos muy orgullosos de compartir con Uds los impresionantes ensayos de opinión que nuestros alumnos de 7mo Básico ISE Foundation han sido capaces de crear con esfuerzo y dedicación. Nuestros alumnos han volcado su creatividad y visionaria proyección de cómo será nuestra vida en el futuro, culminando la exploración de la Unidad “Why Are Wheels Important?”. Dentro del… Read More ›

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