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News & Events

Support our students to build communities

August 6th, 2019

This Friday, the Mater Christi College community will be awash with colour as we celebrate Mater Day and raise money for communities in need.

We are asking families and friends of the College to sponsor the event with funds raised going towards the work of the Good Sams.

Where are they now? Amelia Lazdins (2006)

Amelia never imagined herself as a florist and still finds it strange being called one. Yet, she has her own floristry and styling business, worked closely with well-known floral artist and eco-warrior Joost Bakker and does property styling and event floristry for Stones of the Yarra Valley.

So many opportunities

August 1st, 2019

If you have read the stories and reflections of some of our recent graduates, you will have noticed a common theme. Most of the girls express gratitude for, and enjoyed, their participation in co-curricular activities. Building relationships across Year levels and sharing experiences creates lasting memories and adds to the confidence and resilience of all who participate.

When a passion becomes a career

July 29th, 2019

A lifelong love of animals and a desire to protect them will soon launch a career for Year 12 student Monique, thanks to opportunities she gained through the VCAL Program.

Following volunteer and work experience opportunities at a local wildlife shelter, Monique discovered a particular interest in reptiles.

Principal’s Desk – 25 July 2019

July 25th, 2019

As we return for Semester 2, I am reminded of the beautiful environment in which I work. So many visitors to our College comment on its welcoming atmosphere and then express delight in the sensational views! Across all seasons, at any time, we are presented with extraordinary vistas, quite rightly the envy of many.

2019 Production – tickets now on sale

July 23rd, 2019

Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Mater Christi and St Joseph's combined production of
A Chorus Line - High School Edition.

The High School Edition of this Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, is a full-length version, adapted for performance by high school students with family audiences.

Call for Homestay Hosts

July 22nd, 2019

We are currently seeking expressions of interest in hosting international students.

Being a Homestay Host can be a very rewarding experience, often leading to lifelong memories and associations.

Click here for more details including guidelines, payment and the application process or call Kylie Lee (9757 0810) to discuss the possibilities.

Drop Everything and Read

July 22nd, 2019

As part of the Wider Reading program during Term 3, Year 7 students are being asked to "Drop Everything and Read" for at least 10 minutes a day.

There are many benefits to reading each day, from a form of relaxation or mindfulness, to entertainment.

VCE/VET/VCAL 2020 Information Evening

July 22nd, 2019

Discover the diverse opportunities available to students in the Senior School for 2020.

Current Year 10 students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend the Information Evening on Tuesday 23 July in the Staff Lounge commencing at 7pm. The evening will provide an opportunity to discover the breadth of opportunities available to Year 11 students in 2020 including:

Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE)
Vocational Education and Training (VET)
Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL)

Students and parents are also encouraged to investigate the 2020 VCE/VET/VCAL Curriculum Guide.

Year 10 2020 Curriculum Information Evening

July 22nd, 2019

Discover the diverse opportunities available to students in the Senior School for 2020.

Current Year 9 students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend the Curriculum Information Evening on Tuesday 23 July in the College Hall commencing at 7pm.