Author: Keri Crompton

Ennis wins Choral Festival 2019

Congratulations to Ennis House for winning Choral Festival 2019. All Houses competed in the annual Choral Festival this week, with all students involved. The girls were challenged to perform Hāreruia and a second song of their choice. Each performance was choreographed, with the girls working for hours...

Can you help us out?

If any parents, grandparents or whānau are able to make some jams, pickles, sauces or preserves for a stall at our upcoming Villa Merry Christmas Fete, donations are most welcome. Alternatively, if you can freeze produce which we can then make into preserves closer to the...

Senior Exam Timetable: 11-17 September

Villa Maria Senior Examinations Senior Examinations start on 12th September. These are important practice for NCEA students for the external examinations at the end of the year. It is important girls are prepared, study and treat these examinations as if they were the end of year...

Good luck Con Brio!

Our choir, Con Brio is off to Dunedin this week for The Big Sing Finale! It is quite the achievement to be selected as a finalist for The Big Sing, and we are so proud of all the girls and Choral Director, Naomi Hnat. The Big Sing...

Give rowing a go!

Are you keen to give rowing a go? If your daughter is interested in rowing please come along to an information evening on Tuesday 27 August at 7pm in the Gymnasium classroom. All information regarding the rowing programme here at Villa will be discussed. If you cannot...

Mass for Initiation of Sacraments

Dear families and friends of Villa, We wish to invite you to our Mass for Initiation of Sacraments on Friday 23 August, at 9.00am in the College Gymnasium. Bishop Paul will celebrate Mass and the completion of the Sacraments of Initiation. We hope you can join us for...

Join us for an extraordinary Showcase Concert

You are invited to our Showcase Concert, featuring our talented students, including Con Brio, the choir that has been selected for The Big Sing Finale. The Concert will be on Thursday 22 August 2019, and starts at 7pm sharp. The event will be held in the Villa...

Father Daughter Breakfast

Join us for our Father Daughter Breakfast, with special guest speaker Julie Patterson, on Wednesday 11 September, starting at 7.15am. Tickets are $10 per person and include a delicious Posh Porridge breakfast! Tickets can be purchased from the Main Office, with cash or EFTPOS. Thanks to the PTA...

Our singers make The Big Sing Finale!

Huge congratulations to Con Brio and Vivace, both choirs have made it through to The Big Sing Finale! This is a very proud moment for the Villa community, we are incredibly excited for all the girls involved. The Big Sing is a nation-wide choral competition, hosted by...