Highlights Archives - Stella Maris

Remote Library

Throughout lockdown the Library is providing a ‘Select and Collect’ service, after school tutoring continues online, ebooks and audio books are available anywhere any time and Knud, the Library doggo, is busy on his Instagram account writing reviews.

Greening Stella

We now have 109 solar panels on the roof of the Theatre to complement those already on the roof of Scholastica. The panels will produce 61.4 megawatt hours of power per year, avoiding approximately 55 tons of carbon every year – enough to power the equivalent of 11 Australian...

What lies beneath?

One of the Year 8 Science classes completed a model of the layers of the Earth at home. They had to come up with their own representation of the layers of the Earth and submit a photo. They are all thoughtful and creative expressions of ‘what lies beneath’!

NSW Champions!

Touch Football Stella Maris are the NSW Touch Metropolitan Champions! A very big congratulations to the Year 9/10 touch team that won the NSW Touch Championships at Penrith last week. The best Year 9 and 10 school touch teams from across NSW competed at the NSW Metro...

Athletics Carnival

Records were broken and age champions announced despite the wet weather at our recent Athletics Carnival. Approximately 175 competitors practically waded out to the Academy of Sport at Narrabeen and participated enthusiastically, smiling and enjoying their events despite the...

Dawn Service

Holly T, Mrs Han and Ella M arrived at Manly Dam bright and early for the ANZAC Day Dawn Service. The service started under the stars where they were told about the events that played out on the 25 April, 1915 in Gallipoli, and the importance of the ANZAC spirit. As the sun was...

The Matchmaker

There was a wonderful response from the Stella and Saint Augustine’s community to the recent performance of The Matchmaker, a Stella/St Augustine’s co-production. The whole cast should be very proud of their performances.

Year 7 Camp Reflections

Asha C: My Year went to camp. We were able to do Laser Tag, Leap of Faith (drop pole), orienteering, rock climbing, archery and beach activities. Leap of Faith was my favourite because everyone was so encouraging and everyone in my PC gave it a go despite some being really...

Back in the Pool!

The Stella water polo team were outstanding at our first inter-school carnival since Term 1! November saw the CGSSSA Water Polo Championships held at Sydney Olympic Park. It was fantastic to be back playing sport at a competitive carnival again! Our team was very young,...

ARTEXPRESS

Sam Strong’s work titled ‘Alternative Life of Drag’ has been nominated for this year’s ARTEXPRESS. It features six A1 graphite drawings of drag queens. Sam describes her work as exploring “gender fluidity through my stark and glamourous black and white graphite drawings. It is...