Author: Judi Wilson

Exam Update – Scholarship and Derived Grades

Posted Monday 14 November at 5pm (Please also read post below from earlier in the day) Dear families, We have just received the following from NZQA: "NZQA has announced that NCEA and New Zealand Scholarship exams will proceed tomorrow (Tuesday 15 November 2016) as planned.NZQA has been advised...

Junior Exams

Postponed due to earthquake. More information will follow later today  ...

Most Outstanding

Congratulations to Villa's Jessie Anderson on being named Most Outstanding Young Female Player of the Year at last night's Canterbury Hockey Awards! We are so proud :-)...

Swap a Can

SWaP a CaN Campaign In Social Studies, 9G have been learning about homelessness; they decided to complete some social action related to this issue. After a lot of discussion, it was decided that the girls would run a SWaP a CaN campaign which meant they asked...

Mercy in Action

Shelter For All Witness at Parliament One of the ways The Sisters of Mercy New Zealand, Nga Whaea Atawhai o Aotearoa enabled us to express our concern for the homeless was the organisation of a hikoi to Parliament, which was essentially a collective witness and place to...

Year 9 Netball

Congratulations to our Year 9 A netball team who won the Saturday championships this week!! ...

National Champs

They did it! Villa Hockey 1st XI are National Champions winning the Federation Cup in the second period of extra time. What a champion team and so well deserved.  Read more from the Coach...

Exam Timetable 2017

Villa Maria Senior Examinations 11th  – 15th September 2017 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 and...

Sophie’s Success

World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) Sophie Holt (Year 13) was selected to represent New Zealand at the World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) in Long Beach California in July. She is a singer/songwriter and was one of 21 New Zealanders travelling to America to compete....

Cycling Success

The Villa Maria College Cycling Team attended the recent 2016 South Island Secondary Schools Road Cycling Championships held in Christchurch over two days It was an awesome competition for the 15 riders competing with amazing results. Congratulations to the following riders: 1st Place – under 20 Scratch Race...