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Stationery Lists for 2019

It's that time of year! Planning for the 2019 school year is well underway. Please see below the Stationery Lists for each Year level for 2019. Year 7 & 8 Stationery List Year 9 Stationery List Year 1o Stationery List Year 11 Stationery List Year 12 Stationery List Year 13 Stationery List...

Back to school for 2019

We are looking forward to welcoming our new and returning students to the College. Here's some useful information for your calendar about the start of the 2019 year.   If your daughter has to travel a long distance from your home to school, and there is no...

Farewell McAuley Block

There's been lots going on at Villa over the holidays, with the start of the careful demolition of McAuley Block. This red-brick classroom block will be replaced by an open green space, as the new Kia Toa Block has given us a host of new classrooms...

Welcome back for Term 3

Today is the first day back for Term 3! We hope all our students have a successful and enjoyable start to the Term....

Con Brio through to BIG SING finale

Congratulations to our very own Con Brio, earning a coveted spot in The Big Sing 2018 Finale. This is a huge achievement, and we're so proud of all our singers, and Choir Director, Naomi Hnat. The Big Sing Finale takes place in Wellington this year, from August 30...

We’ve won an architecture award

Te Manawa Atawhai Catherine McAuley Centre has WON the public architecture category at the Canterbury Architecture Awards, part of the NZ Architecture Awards programme. The building was officially opened in December 2017 and is a lasting tribute to Catherine McAuley, who founded the Sisters of Mercy...

Big Sing Regionals: BIG success

BIG news from the Big Sing Regionals! Congratulations to our choirs - Con Brio, Vivace and Prima Voce - who took to the stage at the Big Sing Regionals last night. Our girls are incredibly talented, and they performed beautifully taking home a number of accolades: Prima Voce...

Giving blood at Villa today

NZ Blood is at Villa today (Wed 7 June) and we have a wonderful line up of girls and staff who are making much-needed blood donations. Just another way our College is giving back to the community....