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Today, we join the efforts of the United Nations by advocating a world free of racism and discrimination. We start here...
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Congratulations to all the cast and crew of St Edmund's College, Merici College and Canberra Girls Grammar for...
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The word I have chosen is LEADERSHIP.
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Minh Huynh
I have fond memories of the time I spent at Merici College.
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Tracy Keeley
Tracy grew up in Canberra and is a proud graduate of Merici College in 1982.
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End of Year Academic Dates Senior BSSS Students

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Commissioning Ceremony 2023 School Leaders (Monday 31 October)

The staff of Merici College would like to extend their...

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Year 10 MYP Personal Project Exhibition Evening (Monday 17 October)

Families are invited to join us for our Personal...

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We hope our Year 10 students enjoyed their High Tea.
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September is National Biodiversity Month.
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Counsellor's Corner - Taking care of your wellbeing these school holidays

As a busy Term 3 draws to a close and the perks of having two weeks break edges closer, the Merici Community looks forward to a period of rest, recovery, and rejuvenation. It is important to take this time as an opportunity to slow down, breathe and prepare to finish the year off with some positive Merici flair. 

Merici College Green Tip #30 - It's National Biodiversity Month

September is National Biodiversity Month.

Biodiversity is the variety of all life forms on earth – the different plants, animals and micro-organisms, and the ecosystems that are their homes.

Here at Merici we are continuing with the Biodiversity Restoration and Re-Wilding Project. 

Why does this matter?

Australia is one of a group of only 17 ‘mega-diverse’ countries. These mega-diverse countries cover less than 10% of the world’s area but have more than 70% of its biodiversity.

International Day of Peace, “End Racism – Build Peace”

Today, we join the efforts of the United Nations by advocating a world free of racism and discrimination. We start here, in our classrooms, in all we do and say, in our hearts. We want a world where  “compassion and empathy overcome suspicion and hatred”.  The 2022 theme of the International Day of Peace is “End Racism – Build Peace”.

2023 Student Leadership Team

We congratulate our elected College Captains, Specialist Captains, House Captains and Vice Captains on their appointments and look forward to their leadership in 2023.

Specialist Captains

College Captain: Raechel McKinnon

College Vice Captain: Matilda Hanley

Spirituality: Tahlia Hancock

Student Representative Council: Ruby Alexander

Sport & Well-Being: Alyssa Smith

Arts & Culture: Sophie Blackburn

Transitions: Chloe Rushton

Sustainability: Matilda Ross

Social Justice: Anna Jadeer

Merici College Green Tip #29 - World Chocolate Day

Today is World Chocolate Day.

What is not to love about chocolate?

If you don't have the answer, follow the link below, to learn more about the health benefits of this delicious substance.

Enjoy!

Nine Reasons Why We Love Chocolate (And You Should, Too!) | Mostly About Chocolate Blog

Please choose Fairtrade where possible.

Fairtrade Australia and New Zealand says their system benefits farmers and producers in the developing world through: