Author: Judi Wilson

100 Years – Registrations Close 7 Feb

Parents, past pupils and friends of the College please join our party! Registrations close 7 February so make sure you go to www.villamaria100.co.nz to register. We are really looking forward to hosting you. With over 1000 people expected throughout the weekend - it's gong to be a massive celebration.  ...

2018 Start of Year

Please check our College calendar (Click here) for detailed information about the start of 2018. To view the 2018 Term dates - Click here The College Office is now closed until Monday 22nd January Wishing you a wonderful summer break From the team at Villa Maria College  ...

Stationery Lists 2018

Stationery lists for each Year Level are below. You can choose to buy stationery on-line through OfficeMax. https://www.myschool.co.nz/villamaria Year 7 & 8 Stationery 2018 Year 9 Stationery 2018 Year 10 Stationery 2018 Year 11 Stationery 2018 Year 12 Stationery 2018 Year 13 Stationery 2018...

Market Day

In the Year 10 Technology Enterprise half-year module, girls are placed teams of two or three with one of their aims being to produce a product/service to sell on a Market Day. The girls have spent time learning about business marketing skills like meeting a need...

Our Own Angel

Ella Duncan (Year 10) has been spreading Mercy by giving soft toys to children in the Christchurch Hospital cancer ward.  This week she received a wonderful recognition of her kindness from the team at MoreFM. Check out the video to see Ella & hear her story...

Junior Exams and NCEA Timetables

  NCEA Timetable - Click here   Junior Exams Junior Exams run over two days, 15th-16th November, and are designed to give the Years 9-10 girls a taste of formal exams without placing undue pressure on them.  Not all subjects choose to examine in this way, and for some...

Service Honoured

Villa Maria College held it's annual Service Assembly last week. We'd like to congratulate the following girls who truly epitomize what it means to serve. Congratulations to the following students who received a White Rose for their outstanding contributions to College service: Rose Clarkson, Blythe Ward, Claudia Campbell,...

Ruby’s Sculpture

Congratulations to Ruby Williams Ruby Williams (Year 11) can’t quite believe her sketches for a sculpture have actually come to life in Hagley Park! Ruby won the senior section of the Re:ACTIVATE project organised by SCAPE art. Students were given a brief and had to meet certain requirements. ...

Cycling Bronze

Congratulations to Emma Smith (Year 13) who won Bronze in the U20 points race at Nationals. Not without drama...

Plants of Hope

Year 7 & 8 – Take a Stand Project Isabel Vane and Bridget O’Dea (Year 7’s) have taken part in the Year 7 & 8  ‘Take a Stand’ project by helping Christchurch to keep its ‘Garden City’ image, with a post-quake twist. They wrote to nurseries and...