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Message from the chaplain - 3 December 2018

December 04, 2018 | Chaplain's message
Each Advent and Christmas, I am struck by the seeming-absurdity of the Christmas story: God, come to show us a different kingdom, is born a…


November 20, 2018
The Gauteng Junior Rowing Championships took place from Friday 2 November to Sunday 4 November. Though many schools were writing…

Head girl's induction day speech - 18 January 2017

January 25, 2017
Good morning, Ms King, staff, parents, girls and the matric class of 2017. It is widely known that 2016 was not exactly the year the world…
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Message from the head of school - 20 January 2017

January 23, 2017 | Head of school's messages
Welcome back to another year at St Mary’s, and a warm welcome to families new to our school.…
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Message from the chaplain - 20 January 2017

January 23, 2017 | Chaplain's message
In Mark 10:17-21, the man who knelt before Jesus yearned for eternal life, but yearned more for his own riches and wealth.…

Water polo

November 21, 2016
Congratulations are extended to these St Mary’s water polo players, who have been selected to the respective Gauteng teams for nationals this…

Message from the head of school - 18 November 2016

November 18, 2016 | Head of school's messages
This year has seen much turmoil and change in the global political landscape. In our own country the “fallisms” will force us to confront…

St Mary's wins the Gauteng Junior Rowing Championships

November 18, 2016
St Mary’s rowing club won the Gauteng Championships, a title that has eluded us for several years.…

Form II Natural Sciences robotics project

November 18, 2016
Over the past few weeks, our Form II girls have been designing and programming robots in Natural Sciences for their examination project.…
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Message from the chaplain - 18 November 2016

November 18, 2016 | Chaplain's message
Much of what is happening on both a local and international front could be said to be motivated by, or result in, fear: Brexit;…

Rhythmic gymnastics

November 04, 2016
The St Mary’s rhythmic gymnasts won 12 medals at the South African Gymnastic Games and Gym for Life competition in Cape Town in October.…


November 04, 2016
Another very successful athletics season has drawn to a close. St Mary’s won their ninth consecutive inter-high competition.…

Cultural awards evening

November 04, 2016
Black dresses and high heels: when St Mary’s girls are not in leotards, overalls or practising their instruments, they can be found at the…

Form I e4 excursion to Alexandra

November 04, 2016
According to the World Bank (October 2016), one of South Africa’s key development challenges is the existence of a dual economy, with one…