Mercy College, Coburg VIC

Gender

Girls

Years

7-12

Enrolments

500

Established: 1965

Principal: Lila McInerney

Address: 760 Sydney Road, Coburg North 3058

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Key Information

Staff

43 Teaching

21 Non Teaching

Fees

$6,080 (Year 7)

$6,080 (Year 12)

VCE Subjects

32

Languages

Italian & Indonesian

Features

VET Available

About our school

As a Catholic girls’ College in the Mercy tradition, Mercy College prides itself on educating the whole person – physically, emotionally and spiritually. We are proud of our rich history of educating young women in Years 7 to 12. At Mercy College, the prospects for students’ pursuits to be personalised is strengthened. We recognise the importance of providing opportunities for every student to pursue her dreams and explore unknown possibilities. Each student is known. They are nurtured to be courageous, inquisitive and persistent learners. Our students develop an awareness of the way they learn and establish attitudes to be able to become lifelong learners. We dedicate time each day to developing a personal connection between our students their respective mentor teachers. Throughout the day the focus of lessons range from inquiry, adventure and problem solving to communication skills, physical challenge and creative expression. In our College, every student has the opportunity to discover her true self. We respect, value and celebrate each student’s gifts, talents and all that she brings to our community. We value student voice and our students take an active part in shaping the learning community. Our staff and students work together to improve learning experiences and outcomes in a visible way. In building a culture of excellence we ensure our students are equipped with the knowledge and skills to enable them to succeed wherever life may take them.

Principal's Message

At Mercy College, we have a proud and rich history of educating young women in Years 7-12 providing  knowledge and skills to equip them in their future life directions. Guided by the Mercy values of Excellence, Hospitality, Justice and Compassion, we pride ourselves on fostering a community which empowers each student to be inquisitive, to be courageous and to be persistent. We respect, value and celebrate each student’s unique gift and all that she brings to our community. Students at Mercy College are challenged to strive for excellence in all that they do and we acknowledge that excellence looks different for each individual. Above all, we strive for all students to feel a sense of belonging and a sense of connectedness to learn and grow as a Mercy student.

Ms Lila McInerney 

Principal

Quick Facts

  • Cultural International and Interstate Immersion Trips
  • Student Leadership (across all levels)
  • Music Ensembles and Various bands
  • Science Extension Programs
  • SCSA Interschool Sport
  • Camps and Retreats
  • Freedom Readers
  • Homework Club
  • Chess Club
  • STEM Club

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Upcoming Dates

Wed Jul

Mercy College, Coburg VIC – Open Day

July 27, 2022 - 9:30 am

Sat Jul

Mercy College, Coburg VIC – Open Day

July 30, 2022 - 10:00 pm

Facilities

  • Senior School Learning Centre
  • Arts Centre/Visual Arts Centre
  • Design & Technology Centre
  • Performing Arts/Drama Centre
  • LOTE Resource Centre
  • Food Technology Centre
  • Religious Education Centre
  • Library Resource Centre
  • Weights/Circuit Room
  • Basketball Courts x 5
  • Multi-purpose Area
  • Netball Courts x 5
  • Gymnasium
  • Soccer Pitch
  • Tennis Courts x 4
  • Counselling Room
  • Careers Centre
  • Canteen
  • Science Labs
  • Media Suite
  • Music Centre
  • Darkroom
  • Chapel
  • IT Labs
  • Hall

NAPLAN Results

Year Reading Writing Spelling Grammar Numeracy
Year 7 537 542 552 540 547
Year 9 586 571 578 576 573

This table above shows the average student results at this school for the year 2019.
Naplan data is sourced from: https://www.myschool.edu.au

Destinations

University enrolled: 68%
TAFE/VET enrolled 16%
Employment 5%

Campus Locations

Main Campus

760 Sydney Road, Coburg North, 3058

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