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Rowing

May 24, 2019
Four St Mary’s rowers have been selected to represent South Africa at the Junior World Rowing Championship taking place in August in Tokyo,…

Dance

May 24, 2019
Our St Mary’s dance crew performed at the 108 Movement Dance Festival on Saturday 11 May.…

Message from head of school: 15 March 2019

March 18, 2019 | Head of school's messages
The girls and teachers live through complex days at St Mary’s School. There is a spectrum of experience and opinion within the school and…
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Message from the chaplain - 8 March 2019

March 12, 2019 | Chaplain's message
On 6 March, the church celebrated Ash Wednesday, the first day of the season of Lent, a six-week season leading up to Easter. The focus of…

Rowing

March 05, 2019
Two weekends ago, the St Mary’s Open rowers travelled to East London to compete in the 132nd Buffalo Regatta and 32nd Selborne Sprints. The…

Limpopo Service Trip

March 05, 2019
Over half-term, 27 Senior School girls and four teachers travelled to Limpopo. The girls enjoyed teaching art in the classrooms at the…

School Girls; or The African Mean Girls Play

March 05, 2019
Last August, while I was in New York, I heard about an off-Broadway play that was having a very successful run. The play, written by a young…

Project-Based Learning

March 05, 2019
The e4 programme has been a compulsory component of the Form I curriculum at St Mary’s since 2015. It has proven to be a valuable part of…

Message from the chaplain - 21 February 2019

February 26, 2019 | Chaplain's message
We are participants in this scene, standing as the young girl does, looking on. In a way, this scene depicts the choices we face each day:…

Equestrian

February 18, 2019
The St Mary’s equestrian team participated in the 1st qualifier for the SANESA inter-schools on the weekend of 2 and 3 February at Eaton…

National Aquatics Festival

February 18, 2019
Last weekend the divers, swimmers and water polo players competed in the annual National Aquatics Festival. This year the festival was…

Orchestra from scratch

February 18, 2019
This year, several Senior School music students took part in the Orchestra from Scratch, which forms part of the Johannesburg International…

Ikusasa Lethu programme

February 18, 2019
Since 1990, on most Saturday mornings during the school year, learners from five schools in Alexandra and surrounding communities attend a…
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Message from the chaplain - 15 February 2019

February 18, 2019 | Chaplain's message
The Stations of the Cross. Last year, St Mary’s commissioned a new set of unique Stations of the Cross, painted by South African artist,…

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