Located on its original site, Mercedes College is the only school located in the City of Perth. Situated on 2.4 hectares of land in the heart of Perth's beautiful heritage precinct, it offers a unique opportunity to embrace the contemporary dynamics of a modern city.
The central location provides easy access for students and busy parents working in the city, with bus and train transport close at hand. A short walk to the beautiful Swan River and nearby parks provides the perfect setting for student and community events.
A diverse range of business, arts and cultural enterprises provide unique opportunities and a vibrant learning environment for students.
The College is proud of its heritage and its beautiful buildings. The Rostrevor Building houses music, senior Food Technology and Science, Children, Family and the Community and the Coolock Centre provides important lifeskills for students with disabilities. One of the College's oldest buildings St Joseph's (1896) has recently completed an extensive renovation including the restoration of the historic stone building and the design of learning spaces which are open, inclusive and flexible. A new addition has added a contemporary dimension to St Joseph's providing a new entry, disabled access and additional storage.
The Serisier Learning Centre and the Coady Sports Centre provide an 8-lane indoor heated pool, science rooms, changerooms, a multi-purpose sports facility, Fitness Centre, College Wear Shop and IT Support Centre.
Exciting opportunities for students interested in media take place in the media department where you find a radio station, television and film editing facilities, while the Performing Arts Centre provides an intimate venue for College productions.
Located in the Mercy Wing, the Library provides a stimulating environment for the whole College community. The Library is slowly undergoing a transformation with a new, vibrant gallery providing a popular place to meet with friends.
A green space provides the College community with an area to participate in a range of sporting, wellness and social activities amidst the hub of city life.