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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Geoff McNamara has won the Prime Ministerís Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools

Congratulations Geoff McNamara, who has won the Prime Minister's Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools.

To read more about this amazing and well earned recognition check out his bio and video footage at:

Geoff - the MHS Community would like to congratulate you on your incredible achievement, you are inspiration to both students and teachers. 

Quick link to the Video

Quick link to article in The Canberra Times

Posted on 30 Oct 2014

Ride to School week

Ride to School Week

On Wednesday 29 October 2014 the Melrose High School dirt bike track and the school’s bikes will be available to the community to use from 3:15pm until 6:30pm. Bring your family along to ride and show off our great facility. For further information contact Mr Baker

Posted on 21 Oct 2014

ANU Extension opportunities - 2015

ANU Extension provides an enhanced learning experience for year 11 and 12 students in ACT schools and colleges.  In 2015 courses will be offered in the sciences, engineering, mathematics, languages and music.

Applications for entry to ANU Extension 2015 are now open and will close Friday 13th February 2015.

Posted on 18 Sep 2014

Parent Teacher Online

Progress Reports and Parent Teacher Online

Students will receive their Progress reports at the end of today, Friday 12 September 2014. Included with the report will be information on making a booking to attend Parent Teacher Night which is being held on  Thursday 18 September 2014, 3:45 - 7pm in the School Hall.  Bookings for Parent Teacher Night are being managed by the Parent Teacher Online (PTO) system and those parents who have granted permission to access the PTO system will be able to do so from 3:30pm Friday 12 September 2014.  The login username and password will be included with the student report.  For those without access to PTO, instructions included with the report will detail how to manually make an appointment with your childs teacher.


Posted on 12 Sep 2014

Traffic Survey

P&C Council is conducting a survey of traffic and parking around ACT schools.

You can find the survey at until the end of August.

Posted on 28 Aug 2014

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