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Meet the 2018 School Captains

Meet the 2018 School Captains

The Mt Maria College, Petrie 2018 Captains have been announced after an intensive selection process. The Principal of Mt Maria College, Petrie, Mr Mike Connolly, introduced (watch the video) two of the three school captains for 2018, while also sharing the college’s plans for a recent funding grant. School Captain, Jasmine De Marche and Vice-captains Saraiyah Pilot (and Oliver Saunders, ...

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College Zombeo and Juliet Production Receives Rave Reviews

Mt Maria College, Petrie students wowed audiences in their recent stage production of Zombeo and Juliet – a modern take on Shakespeare’s classic play Romeo and Juliet.  The cast and crew included over 30 students from year seven to year-12. Mt Maria College, Petrie Drama Coordinator, Jeanne Rae said rehearsals had been taking place throughout the year and that the show ...

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30-Year Celebration and Opening

Mt Maria College, Petrie have been serving and educating in the community for 30-years. And to celebrate, the college officially opened three new buildings: the Kolbe Centre, Marian Centre, Nolan Centre, and the Lavalla Centre. Also during these celebrations, was a time of reflection as a presentation full of photos and information covering the past 30-years was presented (watch the ...

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Join Year 9 Students to Support Kids at Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital

Mt Maria College Petrie students will hold a free dress day to support sick kids at Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital. The Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital is the largest specialist paediatric hospital in Queensland.  With thirteen inpatient wards and numerous outpatient areas, the hospital cares for children and their families from all over the state and Northern NSW. Two Mt Maria ...

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Petrie Locals Warmed by Hand-Made Blankets Knitted by Mt Maria College Petrie Families

Mt Maria College, Petrie families have hand-knitted 36 blankets and numerous clothing items to donate to the St Vincent de Paul Winter Appeal. The college Squares for Charity project has been running for 14 years and has seen over 400 knitted items donated to those in need across the region. Mt Maria College, Petrie Squares for Charity Co-ordinator, Kerry Smith ...

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Students Inspired to Become Agents of Change at Youth Festival

Mt Maria College, Petrie Senior Student Leaders and teachers attended the National Marist Youth Festival “Awaken” in Sydney recently. The festival saw 240 young people from all states in Australia, the Phillippines and South Africa meet over four days to celebrate the Marist Bicentenary. Gathering to reflect on Marists in Australia over the past 200 years, students were inspired to ...

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Student to Represent Queensland in National Inline Hockey Competition in Victoria

Year 7 Student Andrew Davenport has been selected to represent Queensland in the National Inline Hockey Under 13 Team as first goalie. The National competition will take place in Victoria, September 2017. Andrew and his team mates competed in the State Titles held in July where they achieved a silver medal in their Under 13 division. The State Titles event ...

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Mt Maria College, Petrie Students Lead the Way at Launch of Catholic Education Week

Mt Maria College, Petrie senior students participated in the opening procession at a Mass held at St Stephen’s Catholic Cathedral to launch Catholic Education Week Queensland. The students held the Catholic Education Week banner as it was processed to the altar of St Stephen’s Cathedral. The Mass was presided over by His Grace Archbishop of Brisbane, Mark Coleridge, who talked ...

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Mt Maria College Petrie Annual Trivia Night -18 August

Family Trivia Night – Get Your Geek On! YES! It’s FAMILY TRIVIA NIGHT time! GET YOUR GEEK ON! All families and friends are invited to the annual Trivia Night. Friday – 18 August – 7.00pm – at the College THEME: Get Your Geek On! $10.00 per head! BYO nibbles Drink specials and a large range of raffle prizes to be won… ...

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