Social Justice Archives - Stella Maris

Social Justice Forum

Around twenty Year 11 and 12 students recently travelled to the annual Mt St Benedict Social Justice Forum. It was a fantastic night full of engaging ideas and discussion about a plethora of social justice issues. The key note speaker was from the ‘International Campaign to...

St Patrick’s Day

On St Patrick’s Day we held a mufti day and gelato stall to raise money for our Mater Dei sister school in Camden. Mater Dei is a Good Sam school that provides opportunities and dignity for students with additional needs.

International Women’s Day Breakfast

“On Friday, 8 March, I had the pleasure of attending the International Women’s Day Breakfast with seven other girls as well as Ms Ferguson and Mrs Boyde. I am in awe of the incredibly inspiring and powerful women we have surrounding us in our community. It is incredible to...

Harmony Day

Pastoral classes reflected on the significance of Harmony Day (21 March) which follows the recent National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence (15 March) and calls on us to be inclusive of others. In the light of recent events we acknowledged that all individuals should...

Walk the Talk

On Thursday our Year 10 girls spent the morning with Danielle Miller as part of Enlighten Education’s work with Women’s Community Shelters Walk the Talk Program. This is what Danielle had to say on her Facebook post about our beautiful Year 10s… “Today was just MASSIVE. I had the...

Social Justice Forum

Last week a group of girls who have a particular interest in social justice, attended the annual Social Justice Forum in order to meet with like-minded students from around Sydney and connect with community organisations who work for justice such as Catholic Care, Wayside Chapel,...

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.