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Winners are Grinners

Our college canteen, KCC has continued its winning ways, taking out two awards at this year’s annual Tuckshop of the Year Awards.  Nominated in three categories, our outstanding 5-star menu won the Smart Choices Menu award for secondary schools and our esteemed  2017 college captain, Jordan Sesega won the ‘Tuckshop Hero’ award in the Volunteer of the Year category. KCC ...

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Evening of Excellence a Success

On Tuesday 25 October Mt Maria College Petrie held its Annual Evening of Excellence. Students were acknowledged for their hard work and dedication in Academics, Application and Effort, Community, Cultural and Sporting.  We thank our special guests Hon. Peter Dutton, MP Mr Shane King, Mr David Cashman, Mr Derek Maclean, Br Neville Solomon for attending the evening and presenting our ...

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Emerging Artist Highly Commended in BCE Prize for Art

Student Alexandra Davenport won Highly Commended in Brisbane Catholic Educations Prize for Art.  2016 marked the 16th anniversary and the 8th staging of the biennial Prize for Art, which recognised and promoted excellence in the application of art and design by students of Catholic secondary and primary schools in the Brisbane Archdiocese. More than 1200 entries were received in this ...

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MMCP Equestrian Team Compete Throughout Region

The Mt Maria College Equestrian Team has been very busy over the last couple of weeks. We are very proud of our team as they dedicate themselves to their horses and do a wonderful job representing the school. Ryan Inglis competed in team penning at Caboolture on Saturday 24 September for  second place. Savannah Gurski competed at Toorbul Sporting on Sunday 9 ...

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Year 7 student Cameron Scott has art displayed at Seaside Gallery

Seaside Artist’s Gallery is an exciting Queensland Art Gallery Space established in 2001.  Mt Maria College Petrie is thrilled to announce one of our Year 7 students Cameron Scott has a display on at the Gallery.  Cameron is a talented young artist whose diligence and commitment to Mt Maria’s Art club is indisputable.  Seaside Artist’s Gallery is located in Redcliffe ...

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MMCP Students Represent State in AFL National Diversity Championships

During the second week of the holidays we had two of our very talented Year 10 girls Saraiyah Pilot and Rebecca Munkley represent QLD in the AFL National Diversity Female U16 Championships.  The week long tournament was held in Shepparton, Victoria and includes many other opportunities for indigenous athletes other than playing AFL on a national level such as motivational speakers, ...

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Student Emily Davis Receives Gala Award in AFL Brisbane Best and Fairest Category

Mt Maria College, Petrie student Emily Davis was invited to attend the AFL Brisbane Juniors Gala Award Night on Monday, 29 August. The year-eight-student polled in the top four players in Under 15 Girls Division for Brisbane Best and Fairest Player. Emily placed fourth overall from over 140 girls. This is an incredible achievement as Emily is still only 13 ...

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Rugby League Gala Day A Success

Congratulations to all the 35 boys who took the field for this term’s Rugby League Gala Day which was held in North Ipswich.  Three teams took the field and each of them played five matches in 9’s format. All three teams represented both themselves and the College with pride and exceeded expectations, particularly on the field. Considering most players had ...

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Science Students Attend Forensic Science Workshops at Griffith University

Year 10 Extension Science and Senior Biology students attending Griffith University Nathan Campus where they were doing some Forensic Science workshops. Students were privileged use equipment valued at $120,000.  They were given a scenario and were required to analyse the evidence using different techniques from fingerprinting to spectroscopy in order to find the perpetrator of a crime. One of the volunteers guiding ...

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Wed – 17 Aug – 6.00pm – Enrolment Information Session – REGISTER NOW

Families are invited to join us at the next Enrolment Information Session in the College Resource Centre on Wednesday, 17 August at 6.00pm.  The College is currently accepting enrolments for students commencing in Year seven in 2017, 2018 and 2019. RSVP NOW – Click Here Take a Look at a Recent Mt Maria College, Petrie Open Day RSVP Now or ...

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