Welcome to Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College
Monte Sant? Angelo Mercy College is an independent Catholic secondary school for girls, Years 7 to 12, conveniently located in the heart of North Sydney.
Founded in 1875 by the Sisters of Mercy under the guidance of Mother Ignatius McQuoin, Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College continues a tradition of excellence in Catholic education in the Mercy tradition.
The College has a strong academic record and in 2007 became the first Catholic girls? school in NSW to offer both the International Baccalaureate Middle Years and Diploma Programmes.
Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College is grounded in the Mercy Spirit. This spirit is welcoming and hospitable, modelling fairness, justice and compassion, especially to those in need. Inspired by the vision of Catherine McAuley, founder of the Sisters of Mercy, Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College is committed to a holistic approach to education and to the development of each student?s full potential.
Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College curriculum offers students a well-rounded academic education, with a socially responsible, world-oriented perspective. Mercy values underpin what they learn and how they learn. In Years 7 to 10 all students undertake a course of study that meets the requirements for both NSW Board of Studies and the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme.
In Years 11 and 12 students elect to undertake either the NSW Higher School Certificate or the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. Both options prepare the students for opportunities at tertiary institutions locally and internationally.
Education for leadership and personal challenge is an integral part of the Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College experience. Such opportunities include: SRC, Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, Drama, Debating, Mock Trial. As well, Monte offers extensive Performing Arts and Sporting disciplines.
Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College’s excellent resources include state-of-the-art learning facilities and the integration of information and communication technologies. These resources, and the ongoing professional learning of our teaching staff, mean that Monte girls receive the highest quality secondary education as 21st Century learners.