Deputy Executive Director Dr Doug Ashleigh with Star of the Sea, Merrimac Foundation Principal Tony Barron and Star of the Sea Students.
The Gold Coast newest primary school Star of the Sea, Merrimac officially opened on Friday 20 May, with students showing off their brand-new contemporary campus as part of the schools’ official blessing & opening- with his Grace, the Archbishop of
Brisbane Mark Coleridge himself
in attendance for the big unveiling.
The Brisbane Catholic Education (BCE) school, the 15th BCE school on the Gold Coast, first opened its gates to a cohort of almost 47 Prep to Year 3 students in February 2022, with students already enjoying state-of-the-art classrooms, colourful playground with softfall.
An extra year level will be added each year until 2026, with the school being master-planned to accommodate approximately 550 students at full capacity.
Brisbane Catholic Education Office
2A Burke Street, Woolloongabba Qld 4102 Australia
Turrbal and Yuggera Country
GPO Box 1201 Brisbane 4001 Australia
Phone: (07) 3033 7000
Fax: (07) 3844 5101