News by: Penny Cole

4 Feb

MetLink Information

Please find below the bus routes that service St Mary’s as well as the other colleges who share this same service on this particular route.

MetLink also encourage students  (maybe parents too) set up the Journey planner on their phones, if they have the Smart Phone models. This is so they have this as a first start guideline to assist with their journeys to and from school.

This is the link:

Metlink school bus routes for start of Term 1 2019
17 Dec

2019 Stationery Lists

Please click on the following link to see the stationery requirements for 2019.

2 Nov

Student leaders for 2019 announced

At Thanksgiving Mass on Tuesday we celebrated and thanked our 2018 Student Leaders and welcomed our 2019 Student Leaders.

The new leaders are:

Isabelle Pou: Head Girl
Melissa Ready: Deputy Head Girl – Special Character
Sarah Downs: Deputy Head Girl – Level Leaders
Tesara-Rose Faleafaga: Deputy Head Girl – Cultural
Eden Vaatstra: Deputy Head Girl – Arts
Maddie Feaunati: Deputy Head Girl – Sport
Samantha Samaniego: Deputy Head Girl – House

24 Aug

Young Enterprise

This Saturday two of our Young Enterprise groups, The Final Straw and Dog’s Business, will have stalls at the Wellington Underground Market.

Look out for them and say hello if you are in the area.

7 Aug

Sacramental Programme

There is the opportunity for any girl who wishes to receive the Sacraments of Initiation – Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation – to be part of a programme this term.

Girls may receive all three sacraments or any they may have missed out on in the past.

If they are interested they need to see Mrs Sklenars in the Religious Studies Office which is next to Room 5.

If you have any enquiries please do not hesitate to contact me.

Donne Sklenars
Director of Religious Studies

1 Aug

Tutagata video

Well done to the students who performed at Tutagata on Friday.  If you would like to see their amazing performance please click on the following link.
Tutagata performance 2018

22 Jun

Debating Success

Congratulations to the Junior Premier debating team on their win in Round 5 of the Wellington Speaking Union Intercollegiate Debating.
The team of Genevieve Woolf, Alex Crampton, Atawhai Lynch, Regina Fernandes and Ekodi Poludore have developed confidence in speaking and forming convincing arguments, winning three out of five debates.
Junior Premier Debating Coach – Mrs Genevieve Herder.

15 Jun

Student success

On Wednesday, 13 June, fifty-three excited St Mary’s College girls turned up to the Regional Māori Speech Competition, held at Takapūwāhia Marae in Porirua.  Our sole competitor, Haylee Van Herpen-Jacobs, won her section, Junior English, a great achievement for her as well as our St Mary’s family.
15 Jun

GirlBoss founder visits St Mary’s

On Wednesday, 13 June, some St Mary’s students were lucky enough to attend a workshop run by GirlBoss New Zealand founder Alexia Hilbertidou.
GirlBoss encourages young women to dream big and consider careers in areas where women are under-represented.