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Merici College’s 2019 Swimming Carnival saw students compete in traditional stroke and novelty events.
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We would like to thank the organisers of the Multicultural Festival for the wonderful opportunity to perform for the...
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The workshops are aimed at supporting our families to a successful transition into High School at Merici.
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Find out what's happening in the Mathematics Department this Semester...
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As students at Merici you are called to: Be compassionate and faithfilled young women who reach out to others and are a...
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It was an exciting and inspiring experience!
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Come and spend an hour with us to find out how the IB trial MYP has changed our approach to assessment at Merici. This session...

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

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What is unique about Merici College? EVERY CHILD IS KNOWN!

Come and experience the unique Merici College vibe centred...

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Over the past 60 years at least 10,000 students have been educated at Merici College or what was once known as Canberra...
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Here at Merici we will be focused on reducing our energy use this term as well as managing our waste.
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Commissioning Ceremony

Congratulations to our 2019 College Leaders who were commissioned into their new roles by all members of the College.

A special liturgy was held on Monday 22 October where the College Captain and Vice Captain, House Captain and Vice Captains, Specialist Captains, the Narragunnawali Captain and the Transition Captain were officially recognised in their leadership roles for 2019. 

Student Selection - Wingara Mura – Bunga Barrabugu Summer Program

We congratulate Eleanor Coleman, Year 10, on being selected to participate in the Years 10, 11 and 12 Wingara Mura – Bunga Barrabugu Summer Program held at Sydney University. Eleanor will stay on-campus, access university facilities and meet current university students. The Summer Program will provide Eleanor with useful skills for her final years at Merici College and allow her to explore options for university and careers.

It is an opportunity for Eleanor to investigate a subject area of her choice which include:

October is Mental Health Month

Since starting my position at Merici College I have endeavoured to be a strong advocate and spokesperson for the mental health and wellbeing of young people.

October is the perfect time to raise aware of mental illness, reduce the stigma of people living with or caring for people with mental illness and promote positive strategies and activities, along with agencies that are there to help mental health and wellbeing in our community.

Merici College Student Selected for STEM Summer School

Year 10 student, Ashlyn Radford, has been selected to attend the Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Technology and Science (ASSETS) for their outstanding achievement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Ashlyn is one of only 105 students from across Australia to be selected to attend one of the three summer schools which will take place during December 2018/January 2019.