Melrose High School is founded upon a tradition which encourages achievement in learning within a safe and friendly environment based on the values of Respect. The school aims to provide opportunities and support to develop students in the areas of intellectual, aesthetic, moral, emotional, physical and social growth.


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Yr 10 Graduation

We invite the family and friends of Year 10 2014 to join with us in celebrating the achievements of this year group at the graduation ceremony. This event is the culmination of their high school years at Melrose High School and we look forward to celebrating the occasion with you.

Date: Wednesday 10 December

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm (students to be at the venue by 5:10 at the latest)

Location: Olympus Room, Hellenic Club of Canberra, Phillip ACT

Dress Requirements: students in formal school uniform. Long pants, school dresses or skirts preferred and clean business shirts, polo shirts or official year 10 tops.

Guests: we have limited seating so we ask that students bring a maximum of 3 guests

We will hold a practice for graduation night on Tuesday 25 November during time block 1, so we encourage all students to be present at school on this day.

For further information please contact Jenni Holder on 6205 7588 or email

Posted on 21 Nov 2014

Year 10 Formal Payments Deadline

Year 10 Parents and Students,
Tomorrow (THURSDAY 20 NOV) is the last day that payments can be accepted for the Formal. Unfortunately, you will not be able to go unless payments are finalised. Additionally deposits are non-refundable. The Finance office is open before school 8:30 - 8:50 am; at Recess and first half of lunch (before 1:45pm). The Finance office can be contacted on 6205 7589 to pay by credit card. If you are making an online payment please email to notify us of your payment.

Posted on 19 Nov 2014

Year 6/7 transition disco

Just a reminder we have a School Disco in the school Hall on this Thursday night, 20 November 2014, 6pm-8pm for prospective Year 6 and current Year 7 students.

While the students are at the Disco, parents of Year 6 students are invited to meet in the Library for tea and coffee. Savvy Schoolwear will be present with a display of school uniform options and prices. If you missed having a tour of the school or would like to have another walk through the school, the Year 9 Peer Support students will be conducting tours during this time. We also have an art exhibition in the Library showcasing some of our students artwork.

Looking forward to seeing you on Thursday.

Posted on 18 Nov 2014

School Policy Review

Our current School Policies are under review.  Policies can be accessed on the PUBLICATIONS page. Feedback for the review of School Policy can be submitted for consideration by the Melrose High School Board via Please mark attn. Policy Review in the subject field.

Posted on 12 Nov 2014

Canteen offers limited service

The canteen will operate a limited service for the remainder of the week.  Our thanks go out to Sue and staff who have set up a pop up shop to keep us fed.

Posted on 10 Nov 2014

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