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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…

From the headmistress’ desk: 12 April 2019

April 12, 2019 | Head of school's messages
This week brings the first term and its host of activities to a close or, at the very least, a temporary halt. I am always stunned by how…

Valentine's Day

April 11, 2019
Not even the rain could stop the Junior School from celebrating Valentine’s Day.…

Grade 7 visit to Maria Kloppers Children's Home

April 11, 2019
A group of Grade 7 girls visited Maria Kloppers Children’s Home on Wednesday 3 April.…

Equestrian: 01 April 2019

April 01, 2019
The St Mary’s Junior School equestrian team, made up of Riley Bate, Tiana Serandos and Katherine Franck, achieved phenomenal results at…

Singing Sistas 2019

April 01, 2019
The Singing Sistas Festival was held from 4 to 7 March and had a packed programme of performances. This was the ninth year of the St Mary’s…

From the headmistress’s desk: 1 April 2019

April 01, 2019
Dear parents, In a Just Junior article last year I remarked that schools, by definition, are places of change. I was speaking then about the…

Grade 7 community service outing

March 15, 2019
A very enthusiastic group of Grade 7s interacted with the residents at Waverley Gardens Memory Care and handed out chocolates as a belated…

Equestrian: 08 March 2019

March 12, 2019
The St Mary’s equestrian team participated in the SANESA Qualifier 1 inter-schools over the weekend of 2 and 3 February at Eaton Farm in…

Swimming: 08 March 2019

March 12, 2019
It was a lovely sunny afternoon for the Junior Primary girls to swim in their inter-house gala. The girls swam well and to the best of their…

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…

From the Acting Headmistress Desk: 8 March 2019

March 12, 2019
Daily, we are becoming more and more aware of how sleepy and tired some girls appear. Teachers were alarmed to discover, after some…

St Stithians night gala

February 26, 2019
The A swimming team participated in the St Stithians night gala on Wednesday 13 February. We swam against ten schools in the 50m pool. It was…

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