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Welcome Back to Term Four

Mt Maria College, Petrie 2018 Open Day Mike Connolly

Video Transcript: Welcome back to term four. My name’s Mike Connolly, Principal of Mount Maria Petrie. Term four is traditionally a very busy time for both staff and students, and it’s a time where year 12s are getting ready to part. But in saying that it’s also a very busy time for our young students. So we’re seeing at school ...

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School Officer Wins Excellence in Teaching Award

Mt Maria College, Petrie School Officer, Mrs Natalie Felschow received the Excellence in Supporting Learning and Teaching Award at the annual Brisbane Catholic Education Excellence in Teaching Awards evening held recently. Mrs Felschow was nominated by the College Leadership Team, given that her conduct and professionalism well exceeded the selection criteria. Supporting learning and teaching through the college Exceptional Learners ...

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Year 11 Student Experiences University of Queensland Agricultural, Science, and Technology Program

Mt Maria College, Petrie student and de Marillac House Vice-Captain, Kiera Saunders, recently completed the University of Queensland’s (UQ) Future Experiences in Agriculture, Science & Technology (FEAST) program after receiving a bursary to support the cost of her attendance. The five-day residential program, open to students in years 11 and 12, is held at UQ’s Gatton campus and aims to ...

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Cherbourg Junior Police Rangers Overwhelmed by Generosity of Students

Recently, College students involved in The Good Man Project presented a cheque for $1,000 to special guest, Cherbourg Indigenous elder, Mr Eric Law OAM as a fundraised contribution for the Cherbourg Police Rangers program. The Cherbourg Police Rangers program is a not-for-profit community organisation, which aims to nurture the relationship between young indigenous children and the local police through early ...

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College Students Provide More Support to The Redcliffe Breakfast Club

College Students Donate Much Needed Urn to Breakfast Club

Students at Mt Maria College, Petrie, recently opened their hearts to help support the growing need of charitable organisation, The Redcliffe Breakfast Club, to better serve the community in the lead up to the colder winter months. Students discovered that the Redcliffe Breakfast Club volunteers needed new equipment to deliver breakfast, light meals, and hot drinks to the homeless and ...

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Year 10 Boys: Building Well-being and Leadership Skills

The Good Man Project at Tough Mudder, 2018

At the start of this year, Mt Maria College, Petrie launched The Good Man Project. A program that works with Year 10 boys to support their well-being and build their leadership skills. This program has a multi-faceted approach to supporting participants, including dedicated class time to discuss and challenge the colloquial perceptions of what it means to be a ‘good ...

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Taking Enrolment Enquiries Now

Mt Maria College, Petrie 2018 Open Day Mike Connolly

Make an Enrolment Enquiry (click here) At a recent Open Day, the Principal of Mt Maria College, Petrie, Mike Connolly showcased the college and all it has to offer both students and families. Further, Principal Connolly talked about how the college tailors to the student – rather than the student having to fit within what the college offers. “We tailor ...

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2018 Open Day

2018 Open Day

OPEN DAY (all welcome): RSVP now for the Mt Maria College, Petrie – 2018 Open Day! From 9am Sunday, 20 May there will be information stands (inc enrolment information), demonstrations, entertainment, food and much, MUCH more. This is also a great opportunity to see how Mt Maria College, Petrie nurtures the full potential of every student. For further details (follow ...

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Paul Blom – Hope and a Future

Paul Blom - Hope and a Future

The Assistant Principal Religious Education of Mt Maria College, Petrie, Paul Blom recently took the time to talk about hope and future on 96five Family FM (radio station). TRANSCRIPT: 96.5’s Justin Rouillon, Image and Technical Producer This is Family Worship, heard Sunday Mornings from 9:00 on Brisbane’s 96five. Thanks for joining us today on Family Worship. I’m Paul Blom, Assistant ...

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