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Marymount College – Parent Fact Sheet

Are you considering sending your child to Marymount College in Burleigh Waters? Read our parent fact sheet to help you make this important decision.

Why choose Marymount College?

The focus at Marymount Collee is on the idea of lifelong, life-giving learning. This is a Catholic school that aims to address the needs of each individual through the provision of a happy, safe and supportive environment. Everyone is encouraged to involved themselves in everything that the College has to offer to provide a sense of balance and happy community involvement.

What sporting and co-curricular options are there at Marymount College?

Students can participate in the following sporting activities: (Please note – some of these are split according to gender)

  • AFL
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Touch Football
  • Volleyball
  • Futsal
  • Netball
  • Oztag
  • Tennis
  • Cricket
  • Rugby League

Students can participate in the following co-curricular activities:

  • Titration
  • Chess
  • Journalism and Photography (Student Reporters team)
  • MUNA (Model for United Nations Assembly)
  • Opti-Minds Creative Sustainability Challenge
  • Homework Club
  • Book Week / Readers Cup
  • Debating
  • Mooting Competition (Bond University’s Faculty of Law)
  • Public Speaking
  • Speech and Drama
  • Social Justice activities and immersion
  • Instrumental musical program

What are the public transport options to Marymount College in Burleigh Waters?

A number of bus routes service Marymount College. Look for route numbers 200, 262F, 265B, 320, 777, 781, 979, 262, 265, 265W, 958, 958, 670, 671, 263, 245. These can all be found within 500m walking distance from the College.

What are the school fees per year?

The following figures include general tuition fees only. Discounts are offered for subsequent children from the same family.

  •  Year 7: $3960
  • Year 8 to 9: $3880
  • Year 10: $3960
  • Year 11 to 12: $4480

What are the boarding options at Marymount College?

There are no boarding facilities at Marymount College.

Does Marymount College offer scholarships and how do we apply?

Marymount College does not offer scholarships.

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Private high schools nearby:

If you are looking for private high schools that are near Marymount College, check out:

State high schools nearby:

If you are looking for state high schools that are near Marymount College, check out:

  • Miami State High School
  • Robina State High School
  • Elanora State High School

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Janine Mergler

Janine Mergler is a veteran Queensland teacher, graduating from QUT with a BEd majoring in Social Sciences. After many years in the classroom, Janine moved on to academia. She has proudly trained new generations of teachers in her role as a lecturer at Queensland University of Technology Faculty of Education. She has also worked in the Queensland Government as an education specialist, developing education resources and delivering community awareness programs to help families conserve water. Currently she is the owner and editor of Families Magazine, a publication specifically targeted at parents who value a quality education for children.  Janine leads a team of professionals who write about family lifestyle, early childhood, schools and education information and family-friendly events.

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