Author: Judi Wilson

BOT Nominations

Board of Trustees' Nominations close this Friday 20 May. An email about the nomination process and a link to the nomination form have been emailed to all Villa parents. Click here for the nomination form...

New Driveway

We are excited with the progress of our driveway project. A much improved entrance to our College should be completed by the end of May....

Mercy @ Villa

Each week, two Villa classes help with the Riccarton Primary School's Breakfast Club. This is an act of Mercy and a wonderful way to put their faith in to action. We asked Catherine Thwaites to share her thoughts about her involvement in the Breakfast Club. Each Friday morning,...

Maadi Cup

What a fantastic week of rowing in Twizel.  We are so proud of our girls who made five A Finals and came away with the following medals: Silver - U16 Quad Kathryn Glenn, Sam Coulthard, Allyce Campbell, Charlotte Freeman and coxin Emily Beattie with coach Megan Laas...

Winter Sports

Winter Sports Sign Up It's time to sign up for winter sports! Click here to go straight to our website page and register online.  It's quick and easy. You can pay for winter sport at Reception or make an online payment ensuring you state in the reference: which sport...

Amazing Athletics

Last weekend we had 18 girls travel to Timaru for the SISS Athletics Champs. Everyone who competed did very well. We had lots of personal bests and 16 placings overall, which is outstanding. 1st Placings Olivia Burnham 80m hurdles and high jump Tegan Duffy 80m hurdles, 300m hurdles...

NCEA Results

On Friday 11 March we celebrated our girls’ 2015 NCEA results. Villa Maria consistently excels with regard to National levels of academic achievement as well as when compared to other Decile 9 girls' schools. Whilst the accolades at the Assembly went to our highest achievers in 2015,...

World Championships of Performing Arts

Sophie Holt (Year 13) has been selected to represent New Zealand at the World Championships of Performing Arts in Long Beach California in July! Sophie is one of 21 New Zealanders travelling to America to compete.  She says she is humbled by her selection and...

NZ Rep

Madaline Davidson (Year 13) has been selected for the New Zealand Trampoline Team to represent New Zealand at Pacific Rim Championships in Everett Washington USA in April 2016. Madaline says she’s excited to compete at this level on the international stage and perform a new...

Cycling Success

  Congratulations to Olivia Reiber. Olivia (Year 12) competed in the U19/Elite Canterbury Track Cycling Championships held in Christchurch in January. Olivia was awarded a Canterbury Title in the under 19 aged group, for the 500 metre Time Trial event. Well done Olivia!...