St Mary's School

From the head's desk: 20 September 2019

September 20, 2019 | Head of school's messages
The staff and pupils of St Mary’s returned to school with thoughts of the enormous challenges facing South Africa uppermost in our minds.…


September 17, 2019
Sun City Tennis tournament The junior A and B tennis teams recently played in the annual private schools tennis tournament held at Sun…


September 17, 2019
At the SANESA Gauteng Finals held at the beginning of August, Riley Bate and Katherine Franck qualified to represent the SANESA Johannesburg…


September 17, 2019
Last term, the Junior chess team (Grades 2 and 3) played a friendly chess match against Fairways Primary School at Fairways…

Message from the chaplain: 13 September 2019

September 17, 2019 | Chaplain's message
It is with mixed emotions that we start this new term. Certainly, there is the joy and the energy and excitement that comes with having the…

From the headmistress’s desk: 13 September 2019

September 17, 2019 | Head of school's messages
Dear parents Welcome back to all our families, and a particularly warm welcome to Nandi Xaba who joins us this term in Grade 2P. When we…
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From the head's desk: 8 August 2019

August 08, 2019 | Head of school's messages
The work of a school is influential and lasting in the lives of those who attend it and begin their educational journey in its classrooms. An…


August 05, 2019
The SANESA Qualifier 4 was held at Kyalami Equestrian Park on 6 and 7 June. The St Mary’s team consisted of Riley Bate, Katherine Franck,…


August 05, 2019
Grade 3 hockey festival at Roedean The Grade 3 hockey teams participated in a late afternoon, early evening festival on Wednesday 24 July at…

Ikusasa Lethu

August 05, 2019
Mandela Day used clothing collection Thank you to all those who donated clothing and linen for the pupils of our Ikusasa Lethu programme.…

From the headmistress’ desk: 2 August 2019

August 05, 2019 | Head of school's messages
Dear parents Last Thursday, Lauren Howden, our head of curriculum development, and I hosted an evening of directed conversation on diversity…
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From the head's desk: 26 July 2019

July 30, 2019 | Head of school's messages
At an assembly last week, I read an extract from Life’s Greatest Lessons by Hal Urban (2003) to the girls. The passage was about…

Grahamstown 2019

July 23, 2019
Grahamstown was an amazing, unique experience that we all enjoyed very much. The plane ride was very exciting and we were all thrilled to be…

Chatterbox speech evening

July 23, 2019
The following girls from Grades 4 to 7 were chosen to participate in a speech evening hosted by Grayston Preparatory on Wednesday 26 June.…