Merrimac State High School

Male & Female

Established 1979

Homestay

20 mins drive from BROWNS

Merrimac State High School

Merrimac State High is an innovative school that focuses on academic achievement and seeks to provide students with opportunities. The school has close links that offer guaranteed entry programs to Griffith University, Bond University, Southern Cross University and the University of Queensland.

School Information

Year established: 1917
Number of students: 800

School facilities

  • Robotics laboratory
  • Confucius classroom
  • Upgraded Science laboratories
  • Swimming pool
  • Extensive Sporting facilities and Oval measuring 105,000 sqm of land
  • 17,500 sqm of classrooms
  • Extracurricular activities

  • Academic competitions
  • School camps
  • Kokoda Challenge
  • World Challenge
  • Debating
  • International excursions to Japan and China
  • Marine studies to Heron Island (Great Barrier Reef)
  • School Trips to Cairns / Moreton Bay Island
  • Ski Trip
  • Surf Camp
  • Languages

  • Chinese
  • Japanese
  • Special programs

  • Academic Excellence
  • Sporting Excellence
  • Master classes for academic achievement
  • Direct pathways for university entry
  • Personal support for English as an Additional Language/Dialect (EAL/D) learners
  • Summit programs for high performing students
  • Instrumental music, stage band and jazz band
  • Leadership development programs
  • Schedule of Fees and Levies (2018)*

    Applications received for studies commencing in 2018 will continue to be invoiced at the 2018 fee rate for studies completed in 2018.
  • Year 7 - 10 = $13,832 per year
  • Year 11 - 12 = $15,640 per year
  • Schedule of Fees and Levies (2019)*

    Applications received after 29 June 2018 for studies commencing in 2019 will be invoiced at the 2019 fee rate.
  • Year 7 - 10 = $14,316 per year
  • Year 11 - 12 = $16,188 per year

  • * Indicative fees only. Other fees or levies may apply. Please visit EQI for full fee schedule: https://eqi.com.au/study-options/fees

    High School’s Indicative English Pathway Requirements

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    Last updated: 27 March 2017


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