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1st Prize - Portrait - Josie Farrar

Budding Photographers

As part of our celebration of technology this week students involved in the Pubbles crew co-curricular group were invited to enter into the annual Technology Day photography competition. The competition was open to students from Years 7 – 12. Students submitted photos to three categories, Black and White, Landscape and Portrait.

Mentoring Program Steams Ahead

This year, Year 9 IGNITE students have been involved in a Mentor Program with past students, run in collaboration between the College and the Old Girls’ Association.

Much Loved Tale Brought to the Stage

On a golden afternoon, young Alice follows a White Rabbit, who disappears down a nearby rabbit hole. Quickly following him, she tumbles into the burrow – and enters the merry, topsy-turvy world of Wonderland! Memorable meetings and whimsical escapades highlight Alice’s journey, which culminates in a madcap encounter with the Queen of Hearts – and her army of playing cards.

Artist In Resident Panels

Earlier in the year Artist in Resident, Andrew Fraser, worked with Years 8, 9 and 10 girls to produce panels using a technique with spray paints and stencils.
These panel have now been installed outside the Santa Maria Uniform shop and look amazing!

Why should we bother trying to make a difference?

Recently, a student asked me about why they should bother trying to make a difference. Why should they be the one to use less plastic, or recycle, or plant a tree?
Eco Sisters is about educating our students to be environmentally responsible.

Languages Cultural Day

This year’s Languages Cultural Day was a huge success, with a large number of activities organised giving girls the opportunity to celebrate different cultures from around the world.

Aimee Dances in Canberra

Congratulations to Aimee Kunnen who was chosen as a part of a collaboration between C03: Youth, WA’s Flagship Contemporary Dance Company, and Quantum Leap – a part of QL2 Dance Inc.  

Dolphin Watch

Dolphin Watch 2017 has well and truly started at Santa Maria College. Joselyn Juraszek from the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Visitor Attractions was invited to the College on Tuesday evening to chat to our ever-growing group of Mini Ladies in Lab Coats.

From the Principal – 28 July 2017

One of the strengths of the College is our strong House system. All large schools need smaller places where students feel special. This occurs in Year groups and Homeroom groups, and to a very large extent within the eight Houses.

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