Stella students through to NSW STATE FINALS

The ABBC is Australia’s only neuroscience competition for high school students. Eight Year 10 students competed in the Australian Brain Bee Challenge in late March.  This challenge tested the neuroscience knowledge of students on topics such as intelligence, memory, emotions,...

Swimming Success

On Friday April 29th, six girls from Stella, Hayley Sparkes, Victoria Cuthbert, Lili Nicholls, Skye Nankervis, Hannah Baldwin and Georgia Crowley, competed at the NSW Catholic Schools Swimming Carnival. The highlights of the day were Hannah Baldwin placing 2nd in both the 50m and...

Year 12 ‘Express Yourself’ – Manly Art Gallery Exhibition

The Manly Art Gallery’s current exhibition ‘Express Yourself’, which runs from 1 April to 8 May, showcases the talented Visual Arts students from the Northern Beaches high schools who completed Year 12 in 2015. Congratulations to all of our talented Visual Arts students from...

Outstanding Science Results for Year 8 girls

Recently, the Year 8 National Science IQ Online Quiz was held by the Science Teachers’ Association of Western Australia. Stella Maris entered seven Year 8 teams. All the girls did extremely well with some of them placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd in Australia. It is a challenging and...

BBSSSA SWIMMING

On Wednesday 23 March the Stella Maris Swimming Team competed in the BBSSSA Swimming Championships. It was a very successful day for the team, with lots of great results from all of our girls. Congratulations to Hannah B, Georgia C and Lili N who placed first in their individual...

Japanese School Visit

Thirty-one Japanese students and two teachers from Hakuyo High School visited Stella Maris on Thursday, 24 March. Stella Japanese students from Years 8, 9 and 10 spent the day with the Hakuyo students playing games, touring the school and learning different cultural aspects....

Mater Dei Visit

This week teachers from Mater Dei School Camden brought students to our College for a visit. Stella’s Year 12 and Year 7 had an opportunity to meet with the Mater Dei students and hear about what they liked and enjoyed at their school. Ms Collins organised the event and the...

Open Evening success!

The weather gods were certainly looking over us on Wednesday night at our Open Evening with the skies clear all evening, allowing us to showcase our wonderful school and ensuring that our prospective Stella Girls had a real sense of the community when they visited us. We had...

Year 11 Visual Arts trip to Bundanon

Year 11 Visual Arts students had a productive and enjoyable time on their Visual Arts camp which was held at the Arthur Boyd Estate at Bundanon. The estate is on the Shoalhaven River not far from Nowra. On arrival the Art Education staff from Bundanon led the girls in a sepia and...

Twitter-sphere Excursion

Five Year 10 students and Ms Smith were lucky enough to head into Twitter Headquarters in the city for a series of workshops with TwitterAU and Project Rockit – a movement to encourage young people to stand up and lead change in school, online and beyond. Project Rockit and...