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Celebration of Music

Celebration of Music

Our Celebration of Music Concert 2019 featured some of the College’s Years 2 –12 ensembles as well as special year group projects. The evening was a showcase of our wonderful musicians performing music that will lift your spirits and soothe the soul.

25 November 2019

A day in the life of a pathology sample for COVID-19 testing

A day in the life of a pathology sample for COVID-19 testing

In one of the HSC and IBDP July holiday workshops presented to Year 12 the students of Biology had the immense good fortune of a two-hour visit from a very busy NSW Health pathologist/microbiologist who has spent the months since March focused on the stressful and time-consuming work of COVID-19

7 July 2020

Holding the key to coral rebirth

Holding the key to coral rebirth

Congratulations Maree Sialepis of Year 9 who has won second place in an international competition and was the only Australian to become a finalist. The Science Without Borders Challenge engages students to promote the need to preserve, protect, and restore the world’s oceans and aquatic resources. Maree’s compelling artwork, Holding

3 July 2020

Taking action to help the homeless

Taking action to help the homeless

On the last day of Term 2 2020 Year 5 students created snack packs for homeless people in Sydney.  Santa Sabina College’s usual roster on the Night Patrol van has been cancelled due to COVID-19. The sandwiches usually made by our families are now provided by the caterers at the

29 June 2020

Leadership for a new generation

Leadership for a new generation

A pandemic certainly doesn’t have much to recommend itself. It has brought untold suffering both to lives and livelihoods; it has brought out the worst in people but thankfully, it has also brought out the best. It has also given us an opportunity to see leadership done well, leadership done

5 May 2020

Inspiration for International Girls in ICT Day

Inspiration for International Girls in ICT Day

We are celebrating Girls in ICT Day today (23 April 2020) and two of our own tech girls have been named in the Top 3 of the UTS Girls in STEM Design Challenge in collaboration with the Tech Girls Movement. Sienna and Jazelle of Year 5 designed DOCBOTDRONE in response

23 April 2020

Embracing remote learning

Embracing remote learning

It was all smiles in the Santa Sabina College virtual community on Wednesday morning and no sign of global crisis as students began their remote learning, mostly from home. Out of uniform, yet punctual and eager to learn, our students from Prep to Year 12 logged in at

27 March 2020

First Day 2020

First Day 2020

Welcome back to our students on both Primary and Secondary campuses! Our new College Principal, Ms Paulina Skerman, enjoyed meeting students and parents at our Middle Years Welcome Prayer Service and Morning Tea, our Prep Orientation and Kindergarten Connect Picnic. So many happy faces!

4 March 2020

A Golden Thread Concert

A Golden Thread Concert

Music is a powerful medium that can elevate the tone and cultural identity of a community, where exceptional performances are attained through commitment, perseverance, patience and the giving of our very best; the result can be transformative for both the listener and performer. Santa Sabina College is grateful to have

4 March 2020

Australia’s top volleyballers (again)

Australia’s top volleyballers (again)

Congratulations to the Santa Sabina College Representative Volleyball Program for their outstanding achievements at the Australian Volleyball Schools Cup 2019: 15th place out of 123 schools, the highest placed NSW school and the number 1 ranked all-girls school in Australia! #likeasantagirl  

10 February 2020

The formal commissioning of our new College Principal

The formal commissioning of our new College Principal

Paulina Skerman, Santa Sabina College’s new College Principal, was formally commissioned into the role by Bishop Richard Umbers in a special service in the Santa Sabina Chapel on 5 February to the sound of trumpets, pipe organ and the school choir. Bishop Umbers introduced Ms Skerman to the community and

6 February 2020

Australian Volleyball Schools Cup silver

Australian Volleyball Schools Cup silver

Santa Sabina College sent six teams to the Australian Volleyball Schools Cup held on the Gold Coast from 7-14 December 2019. All six teams performed very well throughout the week. However, the stand-out performance was Santa 1 which earned a silver medal in Year 11 Division 1. Congratulations to all

16 December 2019

Dr Herrett’s legacy

Dr Herrett’s legacy

In early December 2019 week we held a series of farewells for our returing College Principal Dr Maree Herrett including Mass with students, staff and Dominican Sisters and a final assembly. College Captain Isobel Burkhard summed up so eloquently Dr Herrett’s leadership attributes and paid tribute to her legacy: ‘Dr

9 December 2019