Merrimac State High School is an internationally recognised institution that delivers world-class education built upon the core values of respect, responsibility and reliability.
Merrimac strives to build positive relationships, value differences to promote collective wellbeing, encourage lifelong learning, and contribute to the school, family and wider community to make our planet equal, fair and sustainable.
Our school motto, Pride in Excellence, emphasises our unwavering pursuit of excellence, which we believe is best achieved when students, parents, teachers and community work together to achieve the best possible outcome.
Merrimac State High School, through its strong focus on student wellbeing, arms students with skills for success beyond the classroom: including resilience, tenacity, integrity, empathy and lifelong learning.
Our highly experienced teaching staff constantly explore opportunities to bring authentic learning experiences to students, with an innovative approach to technology that best equips students for life in the 21st Century.
With multiculturalism at the heart of our ethos and a strong International Program, Merrimac students think like global citizens and consider issues on a global scale.