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

Splash and Dash

Splash and Dash

In early December our Kindergarten, Year 1 and Year 2 students participated in the Splash and Dash carnival with great excitement. 

5 December 2019

Farewell Maree

Farewell Maree

Shining her light and leaving her mark on our future as a College – always putting the students first and creating the right environment for encouraging the creation, development and delivery of new Initiatives.

2 December 2019

Principal’s Update – 28 November 2019

Principal’s Update – 28 November 2019

In my final Principal’s Update today, I farewell the Santa Sabina community with love, respect, and gratitude for the support I have received during my seven years in the role. Santa is an exceptional school, and an exceptional community for so many reasons. I have included some of my speech from last

28 November 2019