Welcome

Merici News is the place to find out everything that's going on at Merici College. View our latest news articles, find out about upcoming events, browse galleries and read our faculty blogs. If you'd like more information on our school curriculum or enrolments please visit our main website.

Upcoming events and news for Weeks 8 and 9.
3 days 7 hours ago
Merici College would like to congratulate Sr Jane Keogh, recipient of the Member of the Order Australia (AM) in the...
5 days 2 hours ago
The ACT Environmental Grants Program has awarded Merici College’s Biodiversity Restoration Project a grant of $23,800...
1 week 4 days ago
Merici College would like to congratulate Sr Jane Keogh, recipient of the Member of the Order Australia (AM) in the...
5 days 2 hours ago
When the leaders of six religious congregations accepted Archbishop O’Brien’s challenge to collaborate in stafingf the...
1 week 6 days ago
Upcoming events and news.
7 months 1 week ago

Homelessness is a problem often overlooked and misunderstood by the wider community. The Vinnies School Sleepout allows...

3 days 7 hours ago

The Transitions Forum is an important week for Year 10 students. During the forum your daughters will consider how to make...

3 days 7 hours ago

Please join us at our Creative and Performing Arts Showcase for Semester 1. The Showcase will commence at 5pm on Wednesday 19...

2 weeks 3 days ago
Ex-students from the Class of 1985 sharing a dance with current Year 7 students - such a unique experience!
1 week 6 days ago
A special thank you to all our students and staff for making St Angela Merici Day so successful.
1 week 6 days ago
They are made from low-quality pulp which has already been recycled several times, causing the fibres to break down.
3 days 1 hour ago
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Merici College (@mericicanberra) on

-

Principal's Reflection of 2016

This Term has seen a number of services and celebrations for the students in their different year groups. Year 12 students attended a moving Graduation Mass and Awards Ceremony at St Christopher’s Cathedral and we have also had a wonderful celebration with students and their families at the Formal held at the Arboretum on what was a magnificent night. We had a beautiful Advent Mass for Year 7 to 10 students. With a special Award Ceremony the following day for our Year 10 students who had just completed a week of service in our community.

Christmas Message from the Principal

As we celebrate the birth of our Lord, may we share with others the love He came to bring through his birth. Make sure you celebrate your life by living it as best you can. This means being the best person you can be, true to yourself; using your gifts and sharing them with others. It means being ready to make the best of all the opportunities you are given to learn and to grow. Life is a precious gift that God has given us, so precious that God sent Jesus to show us how to live the best life we can. If we look at how Jesus lived, we see that His life was about loving.

Dance Troupe in our Community

Our Dance Troupe were out and about in our community on Saturday 3 December at the Gold Creek Village Christmas Festival. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking all our dance members for their continued support and participation in community events and look forward to many dance opportunities in 2017.