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Merici College’s 2019 Swimming Carnival saw students compete in traditional stroke and novelty events.
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We would like to thank the organisers of the Multicultural Festival for the wonderful opportunity to perform for the...
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The workshops are aimed at supporting our families to a successful transition into High School at Merici.
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Find out what's happening in the Mathematics Department this Semester...
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As students at Merici you are called to: Be compassionate and faithfilled young women who reach out to others and are a...
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It was an exciting and inspiring experience!
1 week 13 hours ago

Come and spend an hour with us to find out how the IB trial MYP has changed our approach to assessment at Merici. This session...

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For all families interested in learning more about Merici College. The Talk and Tour will consist of a brief introduction to...

1 week 3 days ago

What is unique about Merici College? EVERY CHILD IS KNOWN!

Come and experience the unique Merici College vibe centred...

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Over the past 60 years at least 10,000 students have been educated at Merici College or what was once known as Canberra...
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Here at Merici we will be focused on reducing our energy use this term as well as managing our waste.
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Welcome from our College Captains

We are looking very forward to seeing all the students and teachers again soon, as well as getting to know our new students and their families.

We would like to welcome you to the 2018 school year. We are committed to supporting you throughout this year and welcome the opportunity of getting to know you better. So, please, if you see us around the school, stop for a hello; we are here to help you settle into school life and are most happy to hear any great ideas you have that will enrich our school culture.

2017 Year 12 Student Achievements

Congratulations and best wishes to all our Graduands for 2017.

92 students received their Year 12 ACT Senior Secondary Certificate.

Merici College Dux

Highest Achieving Year 12 student at Merici College who completed a Tertiary Package: Cameron Jackson

Proxime Accessit Runner up to the Dux: Ellen Court

ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies (BSSS) Awards

2018 School Term Dates

2018 Term Dates

Term 1                 Monday 5 February - Friday 13 April - First Day Year 7, Year 11 and 12 and new students

                           Tuesday 6 February - Friday 13 April - First Day Years 8, 9 and 10 students

Term 2                 Monday 30 April - Friday 6 July

Term 3                 Monday 23 July -  Friday 28 September

Term 4                 Monday 15 October -  Friday 14 December (students) Friday 21 December (staff)

BSSS Recognition of Excellence Ceremony

We congratulate the following students who received an award at the 2017 BSSS Recognition of Excellence Ceremony today, Tuesday 12 December.  The BSSS Recognition of Excellence Ceremony is a prestigious award ceremony with awards given in five categories: Community Services, Vocational Studies, Performing/Visual Arts, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students and Academic Achievement.  We congratulate:

Community Service Award: Roisin Moore

Vocational Studies Award: Kaitlyn Towner

Years 7-10 Advent Mass and Year 10 Awards Ceremony

Congratulations to our Year 10 students who celebrated their academic achievements on Thursday 30 November at a special ceremony.

We would also like to congratulate the following students who received scholarships and special awards:

Caltex All-Rounder Award – Rosemary Zielinski

ACU Angela Merici Award for School and Community Service- Shabnam Mohamad Shafiq

We wish all our students lots of success and happiness as they transition into Senior College next year.