Melrose High School, Canberra

15 reviews

School is up to Senior High School (Senior Secondary School) and affiliated to Australian Curriculum (Australian Curriculum). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from VII to XII. It is an English Medium school.



Government School


Coed - Day School

Gender - Boarding

Australian Curriculum


Melrose High School

About School

Know about Melrose High School, Canberra: Board & Curriculum, Admission Procedure, Fees & Fee Structure, Contact Details, Facilities and Ranking, Rating and Reviews.

Melrose High School Canberra, is a Senior High School (Senior Secondary School), affiliated to Australian Curriculum (Australian Curriculum). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from VII to XII. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Pearce area of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. Melrose High School was established in . It is a Government School .

Basic facts about Melrose High School:

Year Established


School Type

Government School




Day School


Class VII - Class XII

Student / Teacher Ratio


Admission Period


  • Australian Curriculum (Australian Curriculum)

School Level

Junior High School (Secondary School) - Senior High School (Senior Secondary School)

Melrose High School Pearce is a Coed Day School, which serves the educational needs of over 807 students from VII through XII. The classes in Melrose High School for every academic year begins in April.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

Marr Street, Pearce ACT 2607, Australia

School Chairman & Principal

  • Principal: Simon Vaughan

School Contact Person

Phone Number

(02) 6142 0700

Email Address
School Website

Admission Details

Academic Year

Admission Period

Admission Procedure and Important Dates

The School has students enrolled from VII to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, contact details, documents required and instructions for parents for Melrose High School, Canberra admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is there any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to Melrose High School Canberra for the upcoming academic year?

Fees Details

Melrose High School Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for Melrose High School Canberra fee structure and current fees.

You can also call the school's Admission Counsellors for more details.

Infrastructure & Facilities

The Melrose High School campus is spread over of land in Pearce area of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. The School is a K-12 Day School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to:

Sports Facilities(0/42)

  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Covered Play Area
  • Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Kho Kho
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Netball
  • Play Area
  • Rugby
  • Shooting
  • Skating
  • Soccer
  • Splash Pool
  • Sand Pit
  • Sailing
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Table Tennis
  • Taekwando
  • Tennis
  • Throwball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Lacrosse

Education Facilities(0/6)

  • Library
  • Digital Library
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling
  • Student Exchange Programs
  • Test Center

Classroom Facilities(1/5)

  • AC Classrooms
  • AV Classrooms
  • Lockers
  • Air Purifiers
  • Air Filter AC Classrooms

Visual and Performing Arts Facilities(0/4)

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Music

Laboratories Facilities(0/6)

  • Laboratories
  • Language Labs
  • Maths Labs
  • Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL)
  • Computer Labs
  • Robotics Labs

Transport Facilities(0/2)

  • Transport Facility
  • AC Buses

Boarding Facilities(0/2)

  • Hostel
  • AC Hostels

Accessibility Facilities(0/4)

  • Accessible Parking
  • Ramped or Level Entrances
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Braille and Large Print Room Numbers

Digital Facilities(0/4)

  • AV Facilities
  • Interactive Boards
  • School App
  • Wi-Fi

Food and Catering Facilities(1/3)

  • Canteen
  • Meal Served
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Safety and Security Facilities(0/11)

  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Security Guards
  • Boundary Wall
  • Fenced Boundary Wall
  • Speedometer In Bus
  • GPS In Bus
  • CCTV In Bus
  • Fire Extinguisher In Bus
  • School Bus Tracking App

Medical Facility Facilities(1/7)

  • Medical Facility
  • Medical Room or Clinic
  • Resident Doctor
  • Medical Staff
  • Isolation Room
  • ICU
  • Dedicated Ambulance

Other Infra Facilities(0/7)

  • Kids Play Area
  • Activity Center
  • Toy Room
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care
  • Lego Room

Extra-Curricular Activities

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones.

Academic Programs

Number of Students


Number of Teachers


Students to Teachers Ratio


School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning).

Language of Instruction

  • English
What is the typical school vacation schedule?
The School holidays are from

School Level & Classes

Which grades will you have in the new session?

Melrose High School is a Junior High School (Secondary School) to Senior High School (Senior Secondary School) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels

Junior High School (Secondary School)VIIVIIIIXX
Senior High School (Senior Secondary School)XIXII

Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

The Academic session at Melrose High School starts from April. The School provides education to students from VII to XII.

Melrose High School is a Coed English medium Day School which offers the National curriculum Australian Curriculum, from VII to XII.

Academic Affiliations

Melrose High School is authorised to offer the following

School Rating & Reviews


out of 5

based on 15 ratings

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James DownesReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on March 3, 2020 9:20 PM
Great learning environment, too bad about the Eshays, but that's not the school's problem. (◠‿◕)
InfluxReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on February 27, 2020 2:19 AM
To be honest, needs better teachers
Noelle LaneReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on December 15, 2019 11:59 AM
LisaReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on August 29, 2019 12:00 AM
tha dank weed mmmm
Ben DugganReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on March 6, 2019 1:52 AM
Have loved my time working with the students and teachers at this school. A great community full of inspiring people.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently Asked Questions about Melrose High School

Melrose High School is affiliated to which board?

Melrose High School, Canberra is affiliated to the Australian Curriculum (Australian Curriculum).

What is the process of getting admission into Melrose High School, Canberra?

The Melrose High School, Canberra has students enrolled from VII to XII. Refer to Admission Section for information on admission process, schedule and key dates.

Is this school a co-educational school?

Yes The Melrose High School, Canberra is a Coed school.

What is the curriculum offered at Melrose High School, Canberra?

Melrose High School, Canberra offers the Australian Curriculum (Australian Curriculum) at various levels of education.

Is this school good? What is the rating of this school?

The Melrose High School is rated 3.7 out of 5 based on 15 reviews on, largest school reviews and rating platform.

Does Melrose High School offer Hostel facility to students?

No, The school does not have any boarding/hostel facilities to students. The School is Day School.