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Today we celebrate the Feast Day of our patron saint Angela Merici and her vision for education and her unique model of...
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Due to isolation requirements, the uniform shop will not be open today, Wednesday 19 January.
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The results are in for our first IB Diploma Programme cohort. All candidates passed their Diploma with excellent...
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Minh Huynh
I have fond memories of the time I spent at Merici College.
3 months 2 weeks ago
Tracy Keeley
Tracy grew up in Canberra and is a proud graduate of Merici College in 1982.
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Claire Smart
These aspirations would not have been possible without the amazing teaching and empowering culture I was brought up in...
3 months 2 weeks ago

We are looking very forward to meeting you and your family at our 2022 Open Day and Enrolling Now Events.

Please visit...

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Term 1

Start    Monday 31 January – Year 7, 11, 12 and new students

            Tuesday 1...

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We are pleased to advise that the Merici College Uniform Shop will be offering extended hours to meet your uniform...

2 months 3 weeks ago
As we approach the end of the year and the festive season, here is a general sustainable gift-giving philosophy.
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2022 Student Leadership Team

We congratulate our elected College Captains, Specialist Captains, House Captains and Vice Captains on their appointments and look forward to their leadership in 2022.

2022 College Captains

College Captain:  Freya Spring

College Vice Captain: Amy Stubbs

2022 Specialist Captains

Art & Culture:  Laura Harris

Social Justice: Leah Thewlis

Spirituality: Elizabeth Ween

SRC:  Isabella Dunn

Sport: Lana Dexter

Sustainability: Colette Paterson

Transitions:  Charlotte Green

Year 7 and 8 Return to School Plan

Next week we welcome back our Year 7 and 8 students from remote learning. We are so thrilled to be able to have all of our community together once again.

We are returning to our regular school timetable for all classes and year groups. Attached is the Return to School Plan for students. Please read this through with your daughter to ensure that the expectations and processes for returning to school are clear.

Thank you so very much for all your support through this difficult time and with the careful return to school.

Kind regards
Anna Masters

Welcome Defence School Mentor (DSM)

Hello, my name is Kate Friend and I’m very excited to be your new Merici College Defence School Mentor (DSM) at Merici College. This is my first role as a DSM. I have spent many years developing food products as a Food Technologist living in three different countries, plus Australia. More recently I have been a Food Technology teacher, I really enjoy seeing young people learn and grow.

 

Merici College Green Tip #33 - Sw(op) Shop Time!

Are you ready for the much-awaited annual Sw(op) Shop?

Bring your donations to Student Services, next to the First Aid Room, and deposit in the black bin.

You can help to divert 6000 kilograms of clothing waste being sent to landfill every ten minutes in Australia. 

That looks like the above image!!

PLEASE SEND IN ONLY CLEAN, RE-USABLE ITEMS.

FOR INFORMATION ON WHERE YOU CAN TAKE ITEMS UNSUITABLE FOR RE-USE:

Return to School Plan for Years 9 and 10

Dear Parents and Carers,

We are thrilled to be welcoming our Year 9 and 10 students back to school next week. As you can appreciate, there are specific requirements for their return.

Please see below the return to school plan for next week. Please talk through this document with your daughter to ensure that she understands the expectations and how school will operate next week.