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Congratulations to our students elected into 2019 leadership positions.
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Rosemary Zielinski placed in the top 50 students in Australia for Physics, Chemistry and Earth/Environmental Science...
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Congratulations Brianna Farrell (Year 10) on receiving the Hockey ACT U21 Women Significant Contribution to Hockey...
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Upcoming events for Term 3 Week 10 and Term 4 Week 1.
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Earlier in Term 3, a number of students in Years 9-12 sat the Australian National Chemistry Quiz
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Merici College Year 9 and 10 Defence students participated in a combined schools’ Defence Activity session at B-Firm...
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Year 7 Information Night 2019

An information evening will be held for students enrolled in Year 7 2019...

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The Catholic Schools Youth Ministry Australia (CSYMA) program is continuing at Merici College as part of Archbishop...

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Balgo House Day

Balgo House Day will be celebrated on Monday 24 September during the Pastoral Care...

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A group of 15 students and 3 accompanying teachers from Tieyi School in Xi’an, China came to Merici College on 31 Aug...
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"Make your Mark "Dance Fest...
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"I was recently fortunate to attend the Education Executive Symposium, hosted by Australian Catholic University in...
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2017 Semester 2 Mathematics@Merici

The Mathematics staff are excited to be back for Semester Two, 2017.

The semester has gotten off to a cracking start with over one hundred students from Years 7-12 participating in this year’s Australian Mathematics Competition. Held on the Thursday and Friday of Week 2, the competition challenged students with increasingly complex problems covering a broad range of mathematical disciplines. The girls came out of the competition buzzing about which questions were tricky, what they tried and what they would do differently in the future.

Merici Weekly Green Tip #15

Here is our green tip for the week:

How is Merici College going with our recycling? 

Here are the stats:

In 2014 we only recycled 24% of our waste. This number has increased every year and now we currently recycle over 50% of our waste!

 

2014 - 24%

2015 - 31%

2016 - 43%

2017 - 50%

Keep up the good work!

#waronwaste

2018/19 Merici College Scholarship Recipients

 Congratulations to the following Year 10 students who are our scholarship recipients for Year 11 and 12 over the next two years as they embark on their Senior Secondary studies in 2018 and 2019. We wish you lots of success in the future.

 

Full Scholarship 2018/19

Jade Esler

Rosemary Zielinski

Board Scholarships 2018/19

Shabnam Mohamad Shafiq

Lauren Solomon

Petony Scholarship 2018/19

Japneet Kaur

Melissa van Poppel Scholarship 2018/19

Memories@Merici with Heather Phillips (Class of 1998)

At our recent Grandparents Day, our community welcomed grandmothers, mothers and aunties who are ex-students of Merici College.  This presented us with the wonderful opportunity of interviewing ex-student Heather Phillips, aunty to current students Imogen and Niamh Blake.  Heather graduated from Merici College in 1998 and shared the following reflection.

Merici student wins WAATI Flight Centre Scholarship

Congratulations to Gabrielle Gregoire, Year 11 student who has been awarded the Western Australian Association of Teachers of Italian (WAATI) - Flight Centre Scholarship to attend an eight-week student exchange in Italy.  Gabby will be undertaking this scholarship at the end of November this year. We are very proud of Gabby’s efforts and wish her continued success in her study of language.

Grandparents Day - A Time to be Thankful

A very special prayer reflection and morning tea were held on Wednesday 26 July with Year 7 students and their grandparents.  The service was also in celebration of the Feast Days of Saints Joachim and Anne, grandparents of Jesus held also on 26 July. This was a wonderful opportunity for students to express their love and appreciation to their grandparents for playing such an important role in their lives. Throughout the reflection, grandparents and students shared the special memories they have experienced together.