Middle School (Years 5-8)

Welcome to the Middle School

Mernda Central College is at the heart of the Mernda Community and provides a seamless education opportunity for students to transition from Prep to Year 12.

Our vision at Mernda Central College is to empower all members of the College community to: Aim High, Show Respect, Behave Safely and Value our Community.

Middle Years Education at Mernda Central College is the bridge between childhood and adolescence, where students develop creative and critical thinking skills, learn how to use their strengths and make connections in their learning. Through challenging learning experiences, students are given opportunities to engage in rigorous curriculum and cultivate resilience. Our Middle School teachers are experienced and dedicated educators who have a deep understanding of early adolescence and Middle School curriculum.

Wellbeing in the Middle School aims to enhance student wellbeing through explicit instruction as well as school-wide events and programs. Students learn about emotional regulation, positive coping and growth mindset thinking.

Home Group teachers at Mernda Central College know students well and are able to guide and coach them in order to reach their potential and attain their goals.

To find out more, please watch the videos below and click on the link to download our Middle School handbook.

To find out more, please watch the videos below and click on the link to download our Middle School handbook.