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.
Year established: 1917
Number of students: 800
Upgraded Science laboratories
Extensive Sporting facilities and Oval measuring 105,000 sqm of land
17,500 sqm of classrooms
International excursions to Japan and China
Marine studies to Heron Island (Great Barrier Reef)
School Trips to Cairns / Moreton Bay Island
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:
High School’s Indicative English Pathway Requirements
The information and data in this webpage is subject to change without notice. Before submitting your application, if you are interested in:
a particular subject, sport, program or extracurricular activity offered by an EQI school; or
particular school facilities;
please contact EQI or the school directly to confirm it will be offered and/or available in the year you intend to study.
Last updated: 27 March 2017