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We look forward to welcoming you to Merici College for Year 7 in 2020!.
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Term 1 2020 commencement dates
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May the love, peace and happiness of Christ be with you all.
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We congratulate a number of girls from Merici who competed (rowing for Capital Lakes) at the rowing NSW Sprint...
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Today we gather to celebrate the end of Year 10 and prepare to embark on the next stage in your daughter’s educational...
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We would like to take this opportunity of thanking all our students for their hard work and commitment this year, and...
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Term Dates for 2020

Please note the school dates for 2020 below:

Term 1            First Day...

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End of Semester Information for Year 10 students

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End of Semester Information for Year 12 students

The next few weeks are very important for our Year 12...

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At this time of year the regular Green Tip readers will know already to think carefully about what you buy in order to...
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Student Achievement - Jorga Jongeneel's role investing the Governor General as Chief Scout of Australia

During the holidays, Jorja Jongeneel (Year 7) had the privilege of being selected as one of a small group of Scouts who invested the Governor General, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), as Chief Scout of Australia. The ceremony was held at Government House on 2 October and Jorja had the honour of presenting the Governor General with his name badge. This event is also special as it only happens around every 5 years when Australia has a new Governor General. #mericipride

Year 12 Dance Students' Achievements

Merici College congratulates Year 12 Dance students Eliza Cooke and Rachel Baker on their recent achievements. Eliza has been successful in receiving an offer from one of Sydney's most elite boutique full-time Dance School, Ettingshausen. Rachel will be undertaking a two year intensive Dance program at Ev and Bow in Sydney. All the best wishes girls!

Merici College Green Tip #31 - ACT Healthy Waterways

This week’s Green Tip has been written by Imogen Simmons.

In Week 10 of Term 3, SAM had a guest speaker come in to talk about ACT Healthy Waterways and why it is important for Canberra to have healthy waterways.

So why is it important for Canberra to have healthy water?

The water in Canberra’s suburban creeks, wetlands and ponds mostly comes from stormwater and run-off from residential blocks, streets, retail and industrial areas. This water ends up in our lakes and rivers, largely untreated.

Uniform Shop

Merici College operates a uniform shop on the school premises. The shop is located at the front office. All uniform items are supplied to the College by PSW. Since 1990 PSW Pty. Ltd. has been one of Australia’s leading direct-to-school suppliers of quality School Uniforms for primary and secondary schools. PSW Company Mission is to create schoolwear customers who are so satisfied with the range, quality, service and value that they will choose PSW brands as their first preference and will recommend them to others.

Merici College Green Tip #30 - Stop Climate Change

According to the Australian Conservation Foundation 350,000 people nationwide participated in last Friday’s student-led #ClimateStrike  the biggest climate mobilisation in Australia’s history.

Thank you to the many Merici students and staff who went to Glebe Park to show their support for urgent action to address climate change.

2020 House Captains, Vice Captains and Specialist Captains announced!

We congratulate our 2020 House Captains, Vice Captains and Specialist Captains.


Specialist Captains

Sustainability - Imogen Simmons

Narragunnawali - Eleanor Coleman

Arts and Culture - Imogene Blake

Sport - Hannah Iles

Transition - Ainsley O'Malley

SRC - Lily Alexander

Social Justice  - Jacinta Wright

Spirituality Captain - Kiera Sanford


House Captains 2020


Captain – Grace Howse

Vice Captain – Haylie Chesterton