In Week 10 we will be partaking in the special events of Holy Week. All communities will be involved in plays and parents are invited to stay in the morning and watch the re-enactment with the whole school outside the Tenison Wood building.
I need your help to resource our STEM resources. Could you please collect boxes (specifically shoe boxes), plastic lids, corks, bubble wrap, wooden dowel, cardboard, stuffing, pantyhose, clean socks, thin jewellery wire, washers, nuts and bolts ....
We are now accepting enrolments for Prep 2020. Applications will close at the end of Term One. Enrolment packs are available at the office. Siblings must also apply before the closing date to secure a place.Enrolment LaunchTimeline
Whole School photos will be taken on the 29th March. Children are asked to wear their summer uniform for the photos. This year all photo payments and orders will be electronic.
Stay after school and meet others in our St Mary of the Cross Community, while the children enjoy a play in the playground.
Brought to you by Parents and Friends Community.
Fruit snack provided
Our next Parents and Friends meeting is on the 26th April. Read more for all other P&F Dates.
Term Dates 2019
Term 1: 31st January to 5th April
Term 2: 23rd April to 28th June
Term 3:15th July to 20th September
Term 4: 7th October to 18th December (1pm)
Anzac Day is a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand. ANZAC Day Public Holiday is on the 25th April and will have a memorial service at SMOC on 24th April at 9am. Please join us.
Mother's Day celebrations will take place at SMOC on Friday 10th May. More information to come. Save the date.
Eucharist 19th of May at Stella Maris - 9am
Confirmation Reflection Day 31st of May at QoP
Confirmation 18th of July at Stella Maris - 7pm
Reconciliation 22nd of October at SMOC - 6pm
Please mark these dates in your diary.Year 4 Eucharist Sacramental Family Night - 19th of March Term 1
Year 6 Confirmation Sacramental Family Night - 13th of June Term 2
Year 3 Reconciliation SacramentalFamily Night - 5th of Sept Term 4
Crossing Roads Safely
If the school crossing is in operation you must not cross the road within 20 meters of the crossing… It is against the law…
Please use the school crossing as it is the safest place to cross.
This applies to ADULTS and CHILDREN
St Mary of the Cross was opened in January 2014.
This video gives you a inside look at our school.
In the entrance to our school, you will notice the beginnings of our 'Crucifix Wall'. This wall is designed to display depictions of crucifixes from around the world.