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…

Message from the chaplain: 19 July 2019

July 23, 2019 | Chaplain's message
“A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell into the hands of robbers, who stripped him, beat him, and went away, leaving him…

From the headmistress’ desk: 19 July 2019

July 23, 2019 | Head of school's messages
Dear parents By the time you read this, the Junior School will have hosted its first Grades 4 and 5 storytelling evening, we will have…
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…
St Mary's School

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…