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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 Mackay School to host second stop of ESU Debate Tournament

Representatives of the Mackay School English Department and Debate Team are happy to announce that the second day of competition for the English Speaking Union Chile (ESU) 2014 Debate Tournament will be held at right here at home in the Mackay School. Participants and coaches from at least nine different schools will make the trip… Read More ›

Mackay students making their presence known at 2014 ESU Public Speaking

Mackay Fourth medio student Joaquin Oporto and Third medio student David Flint left an impression on the audience in this year´s English Speaking Union Chile Public Speaking Competition.  This year´s theme was taken directly from Albert Einstein´s famous quote Imagination is more important than knowledge. Oporto´s speech about divergent thinking as a true testament or measure of human… Read More ›

Joaquín Oporto competes amongst top in the country at ESU Writing event

Mackay Third Medio student Joaquín Oporto recently attended the finals of the English Speaking Union Chile’s writing competition.  He was there with ten other students representing schools from all over the country.  In September, students had to complete an additional impromptu writing task. The students enjoyed a cocktail and closing ceremony in the beautiful gardens… Read More ›