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Join us as we showcase Merici College at our Open Day.
17 hours 48 min ago
We were blessed with a beautiful day for our annual Swimming Carnival.
19 hours 1 min ago
Upcoming events for Weeks 2 and 3
1 week 5 days ago
We were joined by another 15,000 young people at Sydney Olympic Park where we participated in four days of prayer,...
1 week 6 days ago
"You were not made for comfort, you were made for greatness." Pope Benedict XVI...
2 weeks 15 hours ago
Welcome to 2018! I am sure you are all ready for the year ahead.
2 weeks 4 days ago

The CSYMA LEAD 2018 Conference will be held from 4 March to 5 March.  Please follow the link...

1 week 1 day ago

For students interested in representing Merici College in Volleyball 2018.

1 week 1 day ago

For students interested in playing for the Merici Netball Club (MNC) for the 2018 Winter Netball season please follow the link...

1 week 1 day ago
We welcome all our Year 7 students and families and new students to our Merici family.
2 weeks 14 hours ago
Our students currently on exchange overseas have sent in a brief update.
2 months 1 week ago
The penitential season of Lent is the period of forty days (excluding Sundays) beginning on Ash Wednesday.
6 days 17 hours ago

Year 8 "Shark Tank"

Year 8 Business and Economics classes had a fantastic day yesterday at our very own Merici College “Shark Tank”. They worked in groups to come up with unique business ideas, wrote business plans and pitched them to a panel of “sharks”. Many thanks to our visitor Manual Xyrakis (Ainslie IGA) and staff members Kerry McDonnell and Adrian Heim with their help on the day as business “sharks”. There were some ingenious ideas and some very persuasive presentations from the girls.

The winning business pitches were:

Year 10 Merici Student Jade Esler ... Youngest Pilot in Australia

We congratulate Jade Esler, Merici College Year 10, on receiving her Recreational Pilot Licence on Saturday 17 June. Jade also celebrated her 16th birthday on the same day. Jade is the youngest pilot in Australia and plans to continue her aviation training, aiming to receive her Commercial Pilots Licence on her 18th birthday.

Here is Jade’s story.

Merici's Music Facilitator selected for Ghana Fellowship

HELPING TEACHERS TEACH MORE WITH LESS: a global project. Leading teacher training in limited resource contexts. 

Limited Resource Teaching Training (LRTT) enables teachers from around the world to share their ideas, knowledge and passion for teaching. Together they can inspire, support and motivate each other to ensure students receive the highest quality of education.

Merici Weekly Green Tip #12

Here is our green tip for the week:

DID YOU KNOW …

Deforestation is a key contributor to climate change and biodiversity loss!

You can make a difference by switching your online search engine to ‘Ecosia’. Ecosia’s advertising income goes towards reforestation programs in Africa, South America and Asia that improve environmental quality and promote sustainable livelihoods for disadvantaged communities. WWW.ECOSIA.ORG

 

 

 

Bec DeCourcy

Sustainability Officer