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St Mary’s Catholic School Tauranga
A warm welcome to St Mary’s which is an integrated Catholic Primary School catering for children from new entrants to year six. We are proud of our history and heritage and value the strong bond that continues with our founding order, the Cluny Sisters. The Special Character of our school is expressed through the students, the teachers and the wider school community, living and teaching the Gospel Values. At St Mary’s our committed and dedicated staff set high expectations for all children and we aim to work in partnership with you.
St Mary’s is a place where children have positive enjoyable learning experiences, a place where we can celebrate learning and achievement. Our aim is to develop confident, faith-filled learners. The teaching staff have a range of expertise, interests and experience. The teachers work as a team sharing professional skills and knowledge to help children achieve. Their programmes are aimed at assisting each child’s spiritual, academic, physical, social and emotional development. We are dedicated to helping your children on their learning journeys.
Community involvement is a major focus of our school. We are fortunate to be supported by the Cluny Sisters, St Thomas Aquinas Parish Community as well as a very active Parent Group.
We look forward to you finding out more about what a Catholic Education can offer your family and together we can create the best possible learning environment for your children.
St Mary’s Catholic School Newsletter 28 July 2021Wed Jul 28 04:38pm
School is closed tomorrow, Friday 9th July.Thu Jul 08 05:34pm
A reminder that Friday 9th July is a Teacher Only Day, our staff will all be heading to John Paul College in Rotorua for some learning. We will be joined by all our Catholic Colleagues within our Catholic Kahui Ako.
We look forward to seeing you next term.
St Mary’s Catholic School Newsletter 30 June 2021Wed Jun 30 06:22pm
St Mary’s Catholic School Newsletter 16 June 2021Wed Jun 16 09:35pm
A message for Bus 6 (Oropi), Bus 903D (Pyes Pa), Bus 803A (Welcome Bay), Bus 806C (The Lakes), Bus 807 (Pyes Pa) users.Fri Jun 04 02:40pm
Due to Tauranga Boys College & Tauranga Intermediate having a Teacher Only Day these buses may arrive home 15 minutes earlier today.
St Mary’s Catholic School Newsletter 2 June 2021Wed Jun 02 06:48pm
St Mary’s Cross Country Friday 4 JuneWed Jun 02 01:18pm
Newsletter Term 2 Week 3 – 19 May 2021Wed May 19 07:08pm
We are on track for our students who attended the Sports and Cultural Tournament in Rotorua today to arrive home by 4pm.Tue May 18 04:08pm
Sport/Cultural Tournament Yrs 5/6 We are all good to go for tomorrow for those children attending.Mon May 17 05:26pm
We are all good to go for tomorrow for those children attending the sports/cultural day at John Paul College Rotorua. The bus leaves school tomorrow morning at 7.30 SHARP. Please make sure your child has warm clothes, lots of food, and all the equipment they need for their activities. The bus is due back at school around 4.15, we will keep you updated via the school app.
St Mary’s Cross Country Friday 4 JuneFri May 14 02:25pm
Newsletter Term 2 Week 1 – 5 May 2021Wed May 05 08:31pm