Stella Swimming Carnival

It was a great day for our Stella Swimming Carnival last Wednesday! The weather was perfect and we had lots of participation and cheering from all of the Stella Girls! There was some fantastic results in the pool also. The overall points score was very close, with only 40 points...

Opening Mass

Thanks to Fr Paul Kim for celebrating our Opening Mass at St Mary’s Cathedral. We pray for a blessed 2016 for the College community and for the global community. It is integral to our Catholic identity that we celebrate the Eucharist together as one. Our large number means...

Athletics Success

A number of Stella Girls competed at the NSW Junior Athletics Championships at Homebush. It was a very high level of competition, with the best athletes from all over NSW competing. A big congratulations to three of our students, Emma (Year 7), Sydney (Year 9) and Sophie (Year...

Confronting Concepts Competition

The Kings School, North Parramatta, hosted the 3rd Annual Confronting Concepts competition. Students from several schools prepared confronting, engaging and informative speeches. Congratulations to Evelini Dar, Bridgette Boydell, Grace Kendall, Caitlin Bruce, Charlotte Carr,...

Duke of Edinburgh New Zealand

Congratulations to the students and staff who successfully completed their Duke of Edinburgh Award hike along the Milford Track in New Zealand. Well done to everyone, and a big thank you to the staff who accompanied the girls: Tiffany Blaikie, Kristie Ferguson, Diana Shilland,...

Bishop’s Visit

The Most Reverend Peter Comensoli, Bishop of Broken Bay Diocese, visited Year 12 to share his faith and knowledge on World issues. Bishop Peter read a Scripture passage from Luke 14:25-33 about the cost of discipleship and committing to your faith. Ms Collins shared her wisdom...

Afternoon Tea with Mike Baird

The College Captain and Vice Captains attended an afternoon tea held by Premier Mr Mike Baird at Parliament House. At the afternoon tea we were fortunate enough to meet the other captains of the Manly region, including schools like St Paul’s and Freshwater Senior Campus. All four...

China Trip

The Year 10 Chinese language class, along with interested Year 9 students, embarked on an amazing 11-day adventure which took us overland from Beijing to Shanghai. I had been expecting grey skies, pollution and I was sure we would lose two or three students in the crowds at...

The Junior Astronaut Training Program

We’re invited to go to NASA! I am very pleased to announce that as a member of the Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia (AGSA), Stella Maris is participating in the proposed combined girls’ schools expeditions to the USA to attend NASA’s international program, specially...

Year 12 2015 Graduation Assembly, Graduation Mass and Presentation

At the final day of schooling for the 2015 Year 12 cohort there was a degree of apprehension in the air as the weather forecast for the day was very grim and contingencies were being considered for the morning outdoor. The weather gods proved to be favourable and the morning...