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Families welcome event, 19 February

Save the date for a social evening to warmly welcome new families to the St Mary’s College community on Wednesday 19 February on the College Green. This event is a wonderful opportunity for new and existing families of the College to meet and mingle with one another and make some new friends. Please refer to the below invitation for more information and RSVP details. We look forward to seeing you...
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2020 Back to School Order delivery delays

As we prepare for the new school year, we wish to inform parents/carers there have been some unexpected delays to the 2020 Back to School Order deliveries. We have been informed by our supplier some families will experience delays with receiving their orders. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause to your back to school preparations. Please know we are doing everything possible to remedy this and to ensure...
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Winner of ABC Heywire Story Writing Competition

'We had another chance in another country — after my family had fallen to pieces'. Joly Karabite (Year 12) has shared her moving story on how she came to call Tasmania home and was named as one of the winners of the ABC Heywire Story Writing Competition. Joly will travel to Canberra as part of her prize and work with other students from around Australia in February. We congratulate Joly...
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Get ready for back to school

Get ready for the new school year with the 2020 Back to School Toolkit, which includes book lists, uniform, fee information and more here. Additionally, there’s still time to sign up for the Senior School BYOD Enrolment sessions this week. The St Mary’s College ICT team are running the BYOD Enrolment sessions for Senior School students on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 January at 9am, 10am, 11am and 12pm. Help...
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St Mary’s College students make the top 100

Congratulations to Year 12 graduates Eloise Clark, Chloe Cooper, Eloise Deconinck and Saakshi Dhakal who achieved a Tertiary Entrance Score in the top 100 in Tasmania. We are very proud of our students who completed their Tasmanian Certificate of Education (TCE) and these young women have achieved exceptional results. We wish all our graduates every success in their future endeavours and a well-deserved break over the Christmas holiday period.
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Order in the Supreme Court

During Term 4, Year 9 students studying Law and Politics have been learning about the justice system, including the role of the courts. In this unit, they have discussed a range of justice issues in the Australian court system and investigated their own choice of court case, judging whether the justice system has upheld the rule of law principles. On Monday 25 November, they were lucky enough to attend a...
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Australian Catholic Youth Festival

St Mary’s College students Alyssa Lee (Year 10) and Gloria Wani (Year 9) attended the Australian Catholic Youth Festival in Perth along with Sharon Lawler and Daniel de la Motte from 8 - 12 December 2019. The festival provided a range of experiences for young people from around the country including singing, dancing, inspirational speakers, prayer, mass and heaps of time to get to know new people. Our students shared...
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Year 12 Leavers’ Dinner memories

Our lovely Year 12 students had a wonderful night celebrating at their Leavers' Dinner and looked amazing. View some of the beautiful photos taken by Tracy Vagg here, www.smc.tas.edu.au/photos/
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Joly Karabite gets shipshape for big sea adventure

Thank you to everyone who purchased raffle tickets in our recent College fundraiser to provide Christmas hamper donations and support student, Joly Karabite (Year 11) in the Windeward Bound Trust Youth Leadership Challenge. The fundraiser has supplied Joly with the required equipment to help undertake her journey, departing today, Wednesday 11 December. Along with the cupcakes sold last month (pictured), Joly and the College raised $562, thanks to the support...
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Kindness at Christmas

St Mary's College Junior School was honoured to be invited to prepare the Christmas decorations for this year's Henry Jones Art Hotel Christmas Tree. As part of their Christmas program, Henry Jones Art Hotel gifted St Mary's College with $1,000 to donate to the charities of their choice. The students selected the Catholic Care Family Assistance Christmas hampers initiative and the Sacred Heart Catholic School Geeveston fundraiser for bushfire affected...
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2019 State Basketball Tournament Junior Teams results

The St Mary’s College Year 3-4 and Year 6 Basketball teams put in a wonderful effort at the State Basketball Competition. Although the Year 3-4 team didn’t win a game, they continued to improve and kept smiling the entire time. Our Year 6 team should be very proud of their commitment to the game. They played beautifully and really connected as a team. The girls managed to make it to...
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Pop-Up Open Day

Limited places are available in 2020. Prospective families are warmly invited to attend the St Mary's College Pop-Up Open Day on Friday 6 December from 9.30am - 11.30am.
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2019 State Basketball Tournament results

The St Mary’s College Senior School Basketball Teams had a brilliant weekend in Launceston at the State Basketball Tournament. The Year 7-8 team qualified for the final but just couldn’t get a win over a very strong St Brendan-Shaw College outfit who boasted a number of State representatives. In the Year 9-10 Girls Division, St Mary’s College defeated favourites St Brendan-Shaw College to earn a spot in the finals against...
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Junior Athletics results

On Thursday 14 November in very windy and chilly conditions the Junior Athletics team headed to the Domain Athletic Centre for the first of our inter-school carnivals, the Junior Southern Sports Association of Tasmanian Independent Schools (JSSATIS) carnival. The wind was a major factor in every event and everyone truly went one pace beyond with their amazing resilience and character. Everyone did their very best in such trying weather. Jess Smith not only...
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BRAINways Quest competition success

Congratulations to Madeleine Ambrose (Year 6), Clare Wanandy (Year 5) and Jasmine Williams (Year 4) came first overall, first in Science and Humanities and second in Maths at the BRAINways Quest competition held at the University of Tasmania on Monday 25 - Tuesday 26 November. One of the most anticipated academic competition across continents, the Quest provides opportunities for creativity, problem-solving and teamwork, offering the level of challenge that foster...
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2019 Art Awards

A wonderful evening was had by all at the Student Art Exhibition on Friday 15 November. Thank you to everyone in the College community who attended the night to admire and celebrate the amazing works of Years 9 - 12 students this year. The exhibition was a resounding success with lots of interesting discussions about the meaning and value of art, and great opening speeches. A beautiful and inspiring talk...
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2019 Southern Regional High School Basketball Tournament

2019 Southern Regional High School Basketball Tournament

It was a busy weekend for the four St Mary’s College Senior Basketball Teams playing in the Southern Regional Tournament at Kingborough Sports Centre.  In the Year 7-8 Division, our teams ended up playing each other in the Semi-Final after finishing 1st and 2nd in their respective pools. It was a very close game with both teams playing some great basketball and keeping the score within four points of each other until...
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CSIRO Gold CREST success

Congratulations to three Year 10 students who have been awarded prestigious CSIRO Gold CREST awards for 2019: Luzie Gillard, Jade Hay, and Shreya Karunakara.   To be eligible for this award, students must complete a project that makes an original contribution to a STEM field of study. Gold CREST Awards deepen the students' experience of open inquiry, through the undertaking of an investigation or project taking a minimum of 100 hours....
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2020 Back to School Toolkit

Get organised for the new school year!  It's happening fast! The 2020 school year is almost upon us, which means it's time to start thinking about book lists, uniform needs and the like.  All the information you need to get you ready for next year can be found by following the links below.  Please be sure to carefully read through the documents provided, as each contains important details that have...
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