John Christensen - Stella Maris

Swimming Carnival

  We were lucky to hold our annual Swimming Carnival at Manly Boy Charlton Pool before remaining school events for Term 1 were cancelled. Congratulations to all the champions and to the spectators for their participation and enthusiasm.

Santa Teresa Mufti Day

Wednesday was pj day! After weeks of online learning logging into MS Teams for all their lessons in their uniforms, the girls on site on Wednesday decided they needed a mufti day. With so many of our social justice initiatives either cancelled or put on hold, the girls wanted to...

Moving Forward

Ms Carnegie expressed her thanks to the staff for their positivity and dedication over the past few weeks and looks forward to having all our girls back on site next week. You can see more videos on the home page at the Videos link under the top image – or click here....

Social distancing in the Classroom

With only one Year group on site each day, social distancing and extra hygiene in the classroom has been easy to achieve. This Year 9 Science class was busy researching volcanoes.

Mutual Support amid COVID-19

The Stella community is being tested and has come together to navigate unusual and challenging times. Parents have been emailing the College with messages of support. From all these positive expressions of gratitude the Staff feel very supported and appreciated. Knowing that...

Opening Mass

  Mass to commence the academic year was held at St Mary’s Cathedral. We thank Fr Paul Kim, Assistant Priest from Manly Parish, who was our celebrant. We officially welcomed the newest members of the Stella community and inducted the College Student Leaders for 2020.

Year 8 Japanese Origami Workshop

The Year 8 Japanese students were treated to an Origami Workshop on Wednesday 4 March. The Japanese Origami Artist ,Ms Midori Furze, taught the students how to make a koala (a mum & a baby, very KAWAII) and a fan with a beautiful tassel. Her presentation about the Origami art...

BBSSSA TOUCH FOOTBALL

The BBSSSA U13 and U15 Touch Football Championship was held at Nolan’s Reserve on Wednesday 4 March. It was a very wet start to the day but it did not stop the Stella teams playing exceptional touch football. Both our U13 and U15 teams went through all games undefeated to make...

Catholic Earthcare Day

“Recently Social Justice Prefect Lia Sison and I, were honoured to attend the Catholic Earthcare Day at Mt St Benedict College in Pennant Hills. Overall, the day was very enjoyable in the sense that I could immerse myself with individuals that have a similar role to me from all...

Gymnastics

Congratulations to the Stella Gymnastics team who competed at the IGSSA Gymnastics Championships at Rooty Hill on Friday 1 November. The Stella team were amazing! It was the first time that Stella has taken part in this event and the team won their Division! There were also a...