Author: Judi Wilson

Exam Timetable 2018

Villa Maria Senior Examinations 12  – 17 September 2018 Girls are on Study Leave for the duration of their Exams, and do not need to be at school, unless they have an examination. Exams will start on the following days for the various year levels: Year 11, 12...

Big Sing SILVER

NEWS FLASH   Con Brio have won SILVER!!! They were also awarded the trophy for the choir that best represents the spirit of the whole competition !! SO PROUD OF YOU GIRLS😁 ur Con Brio choir is in Auckland competing at The Big Sing Finale! This is an impressive...

Sacramental Mass

It was with great pleasure that the College celebrated its annual Sacramental Mass and the following students were welcomed more deeply into the Catholic faith: Trinity Atkinson, Nicole Thwaites, Niamh Calder, Gwendolyn Sidebottom, Claudia Campbell, Amelia Hoogenboezem, Alexis Collins, Maddison Barber, and Katia Bittante. It was...

Cyber Safety Tips

Just a reminder that the following information about cyber-safety is available on our website and provides some really great resources under the menu item: Villa Families > Student Support Click here: Cyber Safety Tips  ...

Sculpture Winner

Ruby Williams (Year 11) can’t quite believe her sketches for a sculpture are actually coming 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.  One of...

Kia Toa Open

Kia Toa building was opened this Term with a wonderful ceremony led by The Reverend John Adams, Deputy for Education, Catholic Diocese of Christchurch. Villa Maria College’s new teaching and learning block offers a precious nod to the past, which is entirely appropriate given that next year...

Netball Winners

In polar conditions during the first week of the school holidays, the Villa Maria College's Year 10A netball team won the South Island Secondary Schools' Junior Netball Tournament.  They competed against 32 other South Island teams and won a very tough final against Wakatipu High School. Congratulations also to Sophie Gill, Julia...

Welcome to Term 3

We trust your school holiday was relaxing. All the best for Term 3. For a list of all Term dates click here To view our College calendar click here    ...

Game Changer

Villa student, Lucy Cahill, wrote to TVNZ about her concerns that there was not a women's rugby team in Christchurch for her, or her gender, to participate in. Her courage to speak out activated change - super proud of you Lucy! Watch her story HERE   ...