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...

Immersion Trip to the Philippines

During the school holidays Isabella Filacuridi, Christian Olson, Grace Joseph and Hayley Jago travelled to Bacalod Kinder School in the Philippines with Ms Kristie Ferguson and Ms Carolyn Collins as part of the Good Samaritan Education Student Immersion Program.

Years 7 and 8 Robotics

Using the Lego MindStorms software and the EV3 Lego Robots, girls had the opportunity to be involved with innovative learning through adventure, discovery, exploration and collective knowledge construction. It was a challenging day of fun and learning. “A very engaging and...

NSWCCC Athletics

Outstanding performances at Homebush against tough competition! Congratulations to our girls who competed at the NSW Combined Catholic Colleges (NSWCCC) Athletics Championships at Homebush on Friday 11th September. They were a formidable force in a competition where the standards...

UNSW ICAS Writing and English Competitions

Twenty-nine Stella girls competed in the ICAS Writing Competition. This year’s task was to write a book review. A number of girls performed at a very high level, gaining two High Distinctions, twelve Distinctions, nine Credits and one Merit. Congratulations to every girl who...

Cheerleading State Champions

The Stella Maris Cheerleading Team competed at the State Championships on the weekend. The girls did an amazing performance which resulted in them being crowned the NSW Schools State Champions for 2015. Well done girls! The team consisted of Edie Moloney, Taya Radford, Maya...

Waterpolo News

Congratulations to the Stella A team who won the Intermediate A Grade Grand Final of the NSSWPA competition on Monday night. The Stella team played brilliantly and defeated Mackellar Girls 9 -2. Well done to all members of the team: Nellie Scarrabelotti, Campbell Reimer, Sophie...