Startup Information for 2020

 Sancta Maria College School hours are: 8.40am – 3.15pm


2020 Term Dates and school holidays can be found here.     
All workbooks and stationery packs are available online at

All art kits will be available for purchase from Gordon Harris at


School Uniform information can be found here

Reporting the absences and student leave

To report student's absence from school, please contact Mrs Dianne Blackbourn on 274 4081 option 1. In cases where no communication is received, Mrs Blackbourn will send out an email or text message to inform parents of unexplained absence. 

All Students leave requests needs to be emailed to Mrs Blackbourn for processing: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Bus Information

Sancta Maria College is serviced by the Howick Bus Company.

The bus stops details and time information can be found here

BYOD – device information
All Year 7 to 13 students are asked to bring their own computing device to Sancta Maria College. The device will be used to support learning by allowing students to use online resources such as Office 365 and Schoology.

Recommended specifications for devices can be found here

Communication with Parents and Carers

We have recently introduced an official Facebook Page  as an additional form of communication to our regular Newsletter. Please like it and find out about all our important updates, upcoming events and recognition of the outstanding achievements of our students in areas of college life.

The School App

SMC school app

Our School App 'Sancta Maria College' can be downloaded free on your mobile device from your App store (Google Play / Apple iTunes). On the App you can find all the News Centre articles, school contact details, school calendar, daily notices and newsletters, as well as report a student absentee (with one click) and access KAMAR (our Student Management System) where you can track your child’s academic results and, where relevant, NCEA progress. Useful links on the App include our website, Facebook page and Schoology access (for students).

All upcoming events and dates for the diary can be found in our College newsletters

(on the front page) and on the School App.