Melrose High School

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.

01 Feb 2023

UPDATE to the Melrose Uniform

Melrose High School Dress Standards and Uniform


Navy razor polo shirt with white MHS Logo

Year 10 polo shirt or specialty shirt

MHS Navy polo shirt with house coloured logo – worn in PE and Dance classes and sports carnivals only


Black tracksuit pants – plain or with the Melrose branding

Black pants or shorts - plain or with the Melrose branding

MHS black leggings with the Melrose branding only

Shorts must be of an acceptable length - mid-thigh/longer than the fingertips of the student with arms by their side.


Tartan dress - must be of an acceptable length - mid-thigh/longer than the fingertips of the student with arms by their side.


Navy blue hoodie / crew neck – MHS logo or plain

MHS Year 10 jumper

Navy Razor jacket - MHS


Enclosed footwear

Uniforms can be purchased online at all orders will be delivered to the school. You will receive a text message from the school when it is ready for collection.

For more information, please see the Uniform Policy [PDF]

01 Feb 2023

Melrose High School Board 2023

The School Board is responsible for overseeing the school's strategic direction. School Boards must observe Directorate directions and ACT Government priorities and all legislative obligations. If you would like to contribute to the governance of the school, then joining the Board would be the perfect opportunity.

Nominations will open on Monday, 6 February 2023, for the following positions on the School Board.  Each term will be for a period of two years:

· 1 staff member;

· 2 parent members; and

· 2 student members

Nomination forms will be available from the Front Office from Monday 6 February 2023.

For more information visit the website or contact the Assistant Returning Officer, Ruth Mahon via email,


Marr Street,
Pearce ACT 2607
Phone: (02) 6142 0700
Fax: (02) 6142 0701


Phone: (02) 6142 0703

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17 Feb 2023

Swimming Carnival

28 Feb 2023

Canberra Day

13 Mar 2023