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Upcoming events and news for Weeks 4 and 5.
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We would like to acknowledge the wonderful contribution made by students which, in no small part, contributed to the...
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Our 65th Anniversary Ball is fast approaching and we are looking very forward to celebrating this special occasion with...
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Study Tour to France in April 2025 Expression of Interest Meeting – Tuesday 21 May

An expression of...

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The Year 9 Spirituality Day is a one-day session on campus and will be held on Thursday 23 May. The day is aimed at motivating...

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St Angela Merici Feast Day (Friday 31 May)

On Friday 31 May, our community will celebrate St Angela...

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We would like to thank our mothers and daughters for attending our Mother's Day Liturgy and Lunch today.
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A special thank you to all our students and families who commemorated ANZAC Day with our community yesterday.
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A carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gas emissions that come from the production, use and end-of-life...
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Merici College Green Tip #1 - Welcome and the yellow bin....

Welcome to 2024!

The weekly Green Tip is intended to share ideas about how you can reduce your environmental footprint at school, home and work.

This term the focus is on waste.  In particular, reducing waste to landfill.

At Merici you can use the yellow bins, the same as the yellow bins at home, to recycle:

✔️ glass bottles and jars – clean and empty
✔️ plastic bottles and containers – clean, empty and lids removed
✔️ steel and aluminium cans – clean and empty
✔️ paper – not shredded
✔️ cardboard – flattened

2023 ACT BSSS Recognition of Excellence Ceremony

The ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies (BSSS) Recognition of Excellence Ceremony is a prestigious award ceremony. Awards are given in five categories: Community Services, Vocational Studies, Academic Excellence, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Academic Achievement. These awards were presented at the Canberra Theatre on Monday 11 December. 

We would like to congratulate the recipients receiving the following awards and commend them for their exceptional dedication to their studies.

The Year in Science

The pre-pandemic vibe of the Merici Science Department started to return in 2023, as events returned to face to face and more external science activities opened up for our students.

We welcomed St. Joesph and St. Thomas Mores Primary Schools to the College for Big Sister Science Days with our Year 9 students. This gave the primary school students an authentic experience; to conduct experiments in a laboratory using a range of equipment and explore sustainability all under the guidance of the older students, who got to share their science and teaching skills.