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Today is the start of National Reconciliation Week. Celebrate #NRW2020 by entering our Reconciliation Week Poetry and...
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National Sorry Day is a significant day for all Australians, especially Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people...
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We have such great news to share! Be a Merici Girl Days will be held on Wednesday 10 June and Friday 12 June.
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Happy Mother's Day to all the wonderful mothers, you are amazing to manage everything so well especially in these...
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We challenge students to pave the way for future generations of women - we call it "standing on the shoulders...
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Questions to prompt discussion and reflection
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The 2021 Year 11 Information Evening will be held on Thursday 4 June commencing at 5.00pm. All Year 10 parents and students...

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

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Appropriation in Isolation Creative and Performing Arts...

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We are really missing not be able to show people what life is like at Merici, so we thought we would takes a look back...
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We would like to thank all our families for participating in our Anzac Day Driveway dawn service and commemorating this...
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Have you wondered whether our emissions have dropped during the shutdown triggered by COVID-19?
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Staff Achievement - Gerard Ryan awarded SSACT Council Chair Award

Congratulations to staff member Gerard Ryan who has been awarded the ACT School Sport Council Chair Award. This award is given to an SSACT Team Official or teacher who has exhibited significant leadership and passion in serving the SSACT community of students, schools, parents and teachers. This award is granted to a person who has not only made a considerable impact on the community personally, but is also dedicated to making a difference to the students participation and individual experiences.

Merici College Green Tip #3 - Oceans, Sea Life and Plastics

Following on from Merici College being awarded the ACT Sustainable School of the Year, I was asked to launch a children's book on the weekend. 

This week's tip is based on the information I presented at the launch on ocean's, sea life and plastics.  I was also asked to speak about what we are doing here at Merici and the room erupted into applause at the conclusion.  People spoke to me afterwards and are impressed with what we do here!

Academic Awards Ceremony

On Monday 2 March, the Merici College school community celebrated the academic achievements of students in Semester 2, 2019 with over 190 students receiving awards that highlight their effort and joy of learning.

Mrs Wholley welcomed all parents, carers and students to the ceremony and expressed her thanks and pride to all the students on their amazing achievements, “As students at Merici you are called to be young women who build futures on solid foundation that allow you to thrive in an every changing world.

Merici College Green Tip #2 - Are you making common recycling mistakes?

With our focus on waste in Term 1, it is timely that we check that we are recycling to maximise the volume of material that is diverted from landfill.

Read on to avoid common recycling mistakes at home and school.

Research indicates that people in the ACT are 'overconfident' in their recycling knowledge.

Listed below are 7 of the most common recycling mistakes. Take a look to see whether your recycling habits may actually be doing more harm than good.

Year 7 Aspiring to Achieve Parent Workshops

On Tuesday 18 February we welcomed parents and students from Year 7 to our Aspiring to Achieve workshops. The workshops are aimed at supporting our families to a successful transition into high school at Merici. The evening commenced with a presentation by Coastlife Adventures regarding the upcoming Year 7 Camp. This was followed by a rotation of three key sessions covering: