St Mary's School

From the head’s desk: 15 July 2019

July 15, 2019 | Head of school's messages
The winter half-term provides a much-needed rest after mid-year examinations and a break in routine during the winter months. The girls…

Rhythmic gymnastics

July 10, 2019
The junior teams have done well, winning many silver and gold medals at provincial competitions and a friendly competition at Toccata in…

Community service

July 10, 2019
A group of Grade 7 girls enjoyed an afternoon at the Sandton SPCA on Thursday 13 June. Wilna Lamb, the educational consultant, explained the…

Message from the chaplain: 10 July 2019

July 10, 2019 | Chaplain's message
At the Senior Primary Eucharist on Wednesday 26 June, several girls were admitted to receive their first Holy Communion, following a period…

From the headmistress’ desk: 10 July 2019

July 10, 2019 | Head of school's messages
Dear parents Schools are singular places: it’s almost like you have to be in them, in the midst of whatever’s happening, preferably…
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From the head’s desk: 21 June 2019

June 21, 2019 | Head of school's messages
At a recent meeting of the campus health and safety committee, we scrutinised the safety standards on our campus, recorded injuries and…

Superhero story

June 18, 2019
Only in the movies are superheroes born. In real life, people have to work consistently hard, climb the proverbial mountains, overcome many…


June 18, 2019
On Saturday 1 June, the Grade 4 and 5 C, D, E and F teams took part in a netball festival at St Peter’s Junior School. The tournament is…

Ikusasa Lethu

June 18, 2019
The pupils on the Ikusasa Lethu Programme (Saturday school) have English, Mathematics, Physical and Life Sciences, Geography, Accounting,…

From the music department

June 18, 2019
Junior School music evening On Wednesday 5 June, The Edge was filled to the brim with performers and members of the audience for the Junior…

Message from the chaplain: 14 June 2019

June 18, 2019 | Chaplain's message
“I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the…

From the headmistress’ desk: 14 June 2019

June 18, 2019 | Head of school's messages
Dear parents I was pleased to discover at a recent Heads’ breakfast that, come winter, I am not alone in dedicating sustained thought to…
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From the head's desk and the Chaplin: 10 June 2019

June 10, 2019 | Head of school's messages
Last Friday, on the Festival of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, our patron saint, we celebrated our Patronal Festival, marking our…


June 04, 2019
The St Mary’s Junior School equestrian team competed in qualifier 3 at Kyalami Equestrian Park on the weekend of 18 and 19 May. Riley Bate…