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Our 60th Anniversary this year has provided the College with the opportunity to fulfil our Straregic Plan goal where we...
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Upcoming events and news for Term 2 Weeks 8 and 9
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As part of World Environment Day and our week of War on Waste, Merici College held a ‘whole school' Clean Up...
1 week 6 days ago
Merici College entered a total of 9 senior and junior teams this year. Six teams achieved Bronze, two teams attained...
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Students reflect on their experiences while participating in the Merici College 2019 China Study Tour.
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The STEM event at St. Clare's presented us with inspirational women who came from various disciplines and have...
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2018 Merici Vinnies Sleepout

Merici School Vinnies Sleepout – Years 10-12 (Thursday 27 June)

Did you know that 116 000 Australians...

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A final reminder that the Year 12 Retreat dates were revised due to a clash with the 2019 ACT-Southern NSW Interschools Snow...

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Year 10 Transitions Forum and Subject Selections for Year 11

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Our #MERICI60 Moment this week revisits our overseas study tours.
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1973 Graduation Ball
1 week 17 hours ago
Say no to single-use plastics including balloons!
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Student wins Gold at 2019 Singapore National Figure Skating Championships

We congratulate Monique Lawrence (Year 12) who recently competed in the 2019 Singapore National Figure Skating Championships and was awarded Gold in the Advanced Novice Ladies category.

The Singapore National Figure Skating Championships are held in Jurong, Singapore and this year there were 139 competitors from over 13 countries. Monique competed against eight skaters from Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines and Indonesia. 

Parent Teacher Online for Parent/Teacher/Student Interviews OPEN

Please follow the link https://www.merici.act.edu.au/my-merici/resources/pto to book your appointments online.

Parent-Student-Teacher Interviews  - Online Bookings open Tuesday 2 April

Parent-Teacher-Student interviews will be held in Semester 1 on Tuesday, 9 April and Thursday, 11 April 2019 from 4:00pm – 6:30pm in the Auditorium. Each interview has an allocated 6 minutes timeslot. If you need to speak to a teacher on a more in- depth basis, please contact the teacher directly.

Out and About in Sydney for History

On Friday 29 March, Year 11 and 12 students enjoyed a day in Sydney visiting the Sydney Jewish Museum to learn more about the history of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust, including meeting Holocaust survivor Ms Lucy Chadek, who shared her testimony of being a Jewish child in Budapest when Germany invaded in 1944, and the Nicholson Museum of Antiquities at the University of Sydney, to learn about ancient artefacts from Rome, Pompeii, Egypt and Greece.

Merici College 60th Anniversary Photography Competition

We would like to invite our past and current students and staff to enter our Photography Competition.

Theme: Celebrating 60 years – What does Merici mean to you?

Open to all current students, alumni and staff of Merici.


Do you have a favourite personal photo from your days at Merici?

Are you currently walking its hallowed corridors and find inspiration everywhere?

Enter our photo competition and win great prizes!

National Ride to School Day - Thank-you!

Last Friday 22 March, 20 students and one parent rode or walked to school for National Ride to School Day.

Our parent participant commented that "The breakfast was excellent, well done to you and your team!"

Thanks so much to Tookie and the team for stepping up after a huge effort the night before.

Looking forward to more of you joining us next year!

Felicity Maher 
Sustainability Officer 

Merici Green Tip #8 - Earth Hour

Earth Hour is this Saturday, 30 March.

At school, it will be this Friday, 29 March.

Switch off at 8.30pm on Saturday, 30 March 2019, and join millions of people in over 190 countries to show the need for stronger climate action.




Felicity Maher

Sustainability Officer