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Our Own Angel

Ella Duncan (Year 10) has been spreading Mercy by giving soft toys to children in the Christchurch Hospital cancer ward.  This week she received a wonderful recognition of her kindness from the team at MoreFM. Check out the video to see Ella & hear her story...

Junior Exams and NCEA Timetables

  NCEA Timetable - Click here   Junior Exams Junior Exams run over two days, 15th-16th November, and are designed to give the Years 9-10 girls a taste of formal exams without placing undue pressure on them.  Not all subjects choose to examine in this way, and for some...

Service Honoured

Villa Maria College held it's annual Service Assembly last week. We'd like to congratulate the following girls who truly epitomize what it means to serve. Congratulations to the following students who received a White Rose for their outstanding contributions to College service: Rose Clarkson, Blythe Ward, Claudia Campbell,...

Ruby’s Sculpture

Congratulations to Ruby Williams Ruby Williams (Year 11) can’t quite believe her sketches for a sculpture have actually come 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. ...

Cycling Bronze

Congratulations to Emma Smith (Year 13) who won Bronze in the U20 points race at Nationals. Not without drama...

Plants of Hope

Year 7 & 8 – Take a Stand Project Isabel Vane and Bridget O’Dea (Year 7’s) have taken part in the Year 7 & 8  ‘Take a Stand’ project by helping Christchurch to keep its ‘Garden City’ image, with a post-quake twist. They wrote to nurseries and...

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  ...