Announcements

Merici College Green Tip #40 - End of Year Message

It has been a very busy and successful year for sustainability action at Merici, culminating in recognition by the ACT government through the ACTsmart schools programme as the 2019 Sustainable School of the Year.

At this time of year the regular Green Tip readers will know already to think carefully about what you buy in order to minimise demand on resources and waste.  If you need to remind yourself, see this link from Planet Ark. Enjoy!

Merici College Green Tip #39 - A serious article for holiday reading....

A compelling article, from credible authors in a reputable journal concludes that:

"In our view, the evidence from tipping points alone suggests that we are in a state of planetary emergency: both the risk and urgency of the situation are acute."

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03595-0

 

 

 

 

Felicity Maher

Student Achievements - NSW Sprint Championship Results

We congratulate a number of girls from Merici who competed (rowing for Capital Lakes) at the rowing NSW Sprint Championship on Sunday, 8 December. The Merici girls who competed were: Charlotte Ryan, Emma Kuchel, Ella Horn, Niahm Blake and Pippa Gray.

The girls have been training very hard and all performed very well at the Regatta.

First, second or third place results were:

Year 10 Awards Ceremony

Today we gather to celebrate the end of Year 10 and prepare to embark on the next stage in your daughter’s educational journey. We also take this opportunity to recognise their successes, both academically and more broadly in their contributions to many aspects of the life and community of Merici College. 

We take this time to thank the parents and carers for their support and commitment. I also thank the teachers for the exceptional learning opportunities and guidance they provide. And to give thanks for each student in this Year 10 cohort.

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