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With a local community focus, Merriwa Central School is a dynamic and creative multi-campus school for students from Kindergarten through to Year 12. Our students have access to a broad range of high quality educational opportunities.
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A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year... Read more

Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to... Read more

2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make... Read more

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25 26 School Development Day
09:00AM

School Development Day


from 09:00AM to 03:30PM

Staff return for Term 2

27 Students return for Term 2
09:00AM

Students return for Term 2


from 09:00AM to 03:30PM

28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 NAPLAN testing
All day

NAPLAN testing


All day

Language conventions and writing

11 NAPLAN testing
All day

NAPLAN testing


All day

Reading

12 NAPLAN testing
All day

NAPLAN testing


All day

Numeracy

13 NAPLAN Catch-up Day
All day

NAPLAN Catch-up Day


All day

Singleton Cattle Junior Judging
07:00AM

Singleton Cattle Junior Judging


from 07:00AM to 05:00PM

An excursion has been planned for Years 9-12 Agriculture and Years 11-12 Primary Industries, students on Friday 13 May, 2016 to Singleton Junior Judging workshop and competition to supplement the work being done in the class in which your son/daughter par...

Primary assembly
02:15PM

Primary assembly


from 02:15PM to 03:00PM

Year 3/4 will present their item.

14 15
16 StarStruck Rehearsal
07:00AM

StarStruck Rehearsal


from 07:00AM to 05:00PM

Newcastle Basketball Stadium

Secondary formal assembly
08:55AM

Secondary formal assembly


from 08:55AM to 09:30AM

17 18 Primary Zone Cross Country
07:45AM

Primary Zone Cross Country


from 07:45AM to 03:30PM

Karoola Park, Muswellbrook

19 Year 9-12 Careers Expo
09:00AM

Year 9-12 Careers Expo


from 09:00AM to 06:30PM

Newcastle Jockey Club

20 White Card Course
09:00AM

White Card Course


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

Induction Training delivered by Mr Beiers, will be held at Merriwa Central school on Friday 6 May, 2016. Course fees are $25.00 for all students and can be paid online or at the office. Please sign the consent form attached and return to school by Frida...

21 22
23 Year 10 Work Experience
All day

Year 10 Work Experience


All day

Year 11 Half Yearly
09:00AM

Year 11 Half Yearly


from 09:00AM

24 Year 11 Half Yearly
All day

Year 11 Half Yearly


All day

Year 10 Work Experience
All day

Year 10 Work Experience


All day

25 Year 11 Half Yearly
All day

Year 11 Half Yearly


All day

Year 10 Work Experience
All day

Year 10 Work Experience


All day

26 StarStruck Rehearsal
05:00AM

StarStruck Rehearsal


from 05:00AM to 07:30PM

Newcastle Entertainment Centre

Year 11 Half Yearly
All day

Year 11 Half Yearly


All day

Year 10 Work Experience
All day

Year 10 Work Experience


All day

27 Year 11 Half Yearly
to 03:00PM

Year 11 Half Yearly


to 03:00PM

Year 10 Work Experience
All day

Year 10 Work Experience


All day

28 29 Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

30 Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

31 Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

1 P and C meeting
06:30PM

P and C meeting


from 06:30PM to 08:00PM

Held at the Merriwa RSL Club the first Wednesday of the month during school terms. All are welcome to attend.

Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

2 Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

3 Primary assembly
02:15PM

Primary assembly


from 02:15PM to 03:00PM

Year 2/3 will present their item

Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

4 Outward Bound Camp
All day

Outward Bound Camp


All day

5

Upcoming events

Outward Bound Camp May 29 All Day
P and C meeting Jun 1 06:30PM
Primary assembly Jun 3 02:15PM
K-12 Athletics Carnival Jun 8 09:00AM
Queen's Birthday Public Holiday Jun 13 All Day