No you don't. In fact many of our families identify as having different Christian and other faith based backgrounds. Some families identify as having no faith at all. There is no prerequisite in terms of religious belief for families wishing to join Stella Maris.
Camp Australia Outside School Hours Care
We are proud to partner with Camp Australia to provide our Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) program.
As the most experienced OSHC provider in Australia, Camp Australia provides a safe, reliable, engaging and affordable program at our school, to help families balance time and responsibilities.
The Camp Australia OSHC program builds on our school values to further your child’s experience and interests, providing time for homework, time to relax, educational activities and a healthy snack.
Click here to find out more about the program at our school, including hours of operation and fees. To attend care, you must register your child. Register now for free.
On the completion of Year 6 at Stella Maris Parish School, families are well-placed to offer their child a pathway to the following Catholic Secondary Schools:
Sacred Heart College – link to website
Cabra College – link to website
Please take note of enrolment procedures for these middle school pathways- usually occurring two years prior to commencement of year 7 as enrolment at Stella Maris Parish School does not automatically guarantee enrolment at these colleges.
The uniform of Stella Maris Parish School is a source of pride for our community. It shows to the wider community that we are proud of our school and the community we represent.
All students are expected to wear the correct school uniform.
Note: if children do not wear regulation uniform, a note should be sent to the teacher – this is not permission to wear incorrect items for an extended period.
Navy bucket hat which is reversable with the students house colour on the inside and the school logo on the navy side.
All items of clothing should be clearly marked with student's name. This also applies to footwear, lunch boxes and drink bottles.
Property which is found will be stored in the Lost Property Box in the School Office for one term. After that, it will be sold as second-hand clothing or disposed of in an appropriate manner.
JS Sport runs the Stella Maris Parish School uniform shop - please order via their online portal -
Orders will be delivered to Stella Maris school on a Friday and be sent home with students or you can have them delivered home for a small extra cost.
Please ensure that all school clothing is clearly marked with your child's name.
Stella Maris Parish School caters for children from Reception to year 6.
Information on what year your child can start can be found on the Enrolment Calculator page.
Children come to our school from many kindergartens in the local area, including:
|Darlington Children’s Centre||2A Kurrajong Place Seacombe Gardens||8296 2686|
|Dover Kindergarten||45 Broadway South Brighton||8296 9841|
|Seacliff Community Kindergarten||47 Kauri Parade, Seacliff||8296 3186|
|Seaview Downs Kindergarten||5A Hume St, Seaview Downs||8296 3322|
|Warradale Kindergarten||cnr Cairns Avenue and Wyndham Avenue||8296 1035|
as well as other childcare centres and early learning centres.