John Christensen - Stella Maris

OnStage Nomination

Our Year 12 Drama students recently completed their practical performance component of their HSC for Drama. Each and every student performed to their best whilst performing in front of a live audience and two external markers. Last week, we received the amazing news of Charlotte...

HSC English Achievements

Congratulations to Layla Z-V and Amy L who were both awarded Highly Commended in the Mosman Youth Awards in Literature 2018 Senior Prose and Poetry Category. Layla’s short story and Amy’s poem won the awards competing against students from a large number of local school...

Duke of Ed Hike

Recently 112 students completed their qualifying hike around our beautiful northern beaches. The girls walked up to 45km over the weekend and covered many walking trails from Clontarf to Newport. As part of this hike, the girls then participated in the Dee Why to Newport Pub to...

Top Athletics Performances

It has been a very busy but very successful past few weeks for the Stella athletics team! We have had teams competing at the NSW Athletics School Relays, the BBSSSA Athletics Championships and the Sydney Nitro Challenge, all out at Sydney Olympic Park. We had amazing results at...

Modern Take on Shakespeare

This week we enjoyed a performance in the theatre by The Players – Bell Shakespeare, who gave a lighthearted, modern take on the works of poet, actor and playwright – William Shakespeare. This performance was designed to show the Year 9 girls, who are about to embark...

Scholastica Building Opened

Friday 2 June marked a very special day for Stella with the opening of the Scholastica building. Excerpt from Principal, Mrs Carnegie’s Newsletter article: I would like to share with you my vote of thanks and reflections on Scholastica, shared at the Mass this morning: “To...

Dance Triumph

A big congratulations to all the dance girls who have recently entered into some presitgious dance competitions (IRBD Dance Eisteddfod and DanceLife Unite) and have done extremely well. The girls had only recently finished their routines but the girls worked together as a team...

da Vinci Decathlon Victory

Last week we had a group of girls from each year attend the highly contested da Vinci Decathlon competition held at Knox Grammar where hundreds of teams from private schools around NSW and the ACT compete. The Year 11 bright sparks had the winning formula when they took out first...

Athletics Carnival Success

Conditions were perfect for the 2018 Athletics Carnival. Girls ran, jumped, threw and cheered their way through a spectacular day of high participation and even higher school spirit. Wood House won the day and many girls achieved personal bests. Records were broken left, right...

Top Athletics Achievement

The Australian Junior Athletics Championships were recently held at Sydney Olympic Park from 14 to 18 March. This is a very prestigious event with the best athletes from all over Australia competing. Stella had three students in the NSW team competing at these Championships, Lara...