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Motivation and attitude go a long way

A willingness to step outside her comfort zone and being naturally motivated ensured a positive secondary school journey for Shivangi

When Shivangi was accepted into the Monash University Young Scholars Program in Year 10, she knew it was the beginning of good things to come.

Principal’s Desk – 1 April 2021

I have been asked a number of times in the last week or so what the highlight of my first term at Mater Christi has been.  Without a doubt it is the energy of the girls as I walk through the main courtyard , the Learning Commons, or Café Bene.  The joyous buzz of students, happy to be together, is a most welcome sound and I know the girls are making the most of opportunities to get involved and make new friends.

VCAL Literacy Excursion

March 30th, 2021

On March 16, Year 11 and 12 VCAL students had an excursion, into the city, to the Old Melbourne Goal and the Old Magistrates’ Court.

This excursion was for the units we are currently studying in Literacy about the History of Ned Kelly and Culpable Driving.

Senior School Scholarships

Previously named General Excellence Scholarships
Open to Year 9 2021 students

Each year Mater Christi College awards a number of full and half scholarships to students entering Year 10 who have demonstrated excellence in their studies and their school life.

Passion and opportunity combine

Following her passion and taking up all the opportunities open to her, helped Louise develop and grow throughout her studies.

Since starting at Mater Christi in Year 7, Louise’s philosophy has been to take all the opportunities that come her way.

Subject choice is key

A broad range of subjects kept Millie engaged and focused

Subject choice has been the key to Millie’s success, ensuring she stayed engaged and willing to put in the hard work.

She chose a variety of subjects from music and drama to chemistry and mathematical methods which kept her days interesting and varied.

Destined to dance

Emily's love of dance was supported and nurtured during her time at Mater Christi.

Emily lives and breathes dancing. She says Mater Christi provided wonderful opportunities to develop and foster her love of dance, including participation in cheer, pom and VCE Dance.

My Dream Job – Storm Tracker

Aspiring Storm Tracker, Jen was the winner of our Careers Week My Dream Job writing competition. Here's why!

Whichever way you look at it, you aren’t confined to four walls, an office, a street, an everyday routine or even a country.

A big picture view

An ability to look at the bigger picture and a desire to contribute to her community have served HongLing well, and remain key to her future plans.

HongLing has a positive and practical approach to life and schooling.

“You don’t always have the perfect choice.