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square swimming2Stella Maris School has a specialist Physical Education teacher two days a week. Each class has a weekly PE lesson.

In addition to this, children in Years 3-6 have a weekly sports lesson each Friday, and Kindergarten, Year 1 and Year 2 have a weekly Gross Motor Program each Friday. Parents are welcome and encouraged to assist with the Gross Motor Program.


Students in Years 3-6 have the opportunity to participate in diocesan gala days in AFL, Soccer, Netball, Basketball, Cricket, Rugby League and Rugby Union. The three major school carnivals, Swimming, Cross Country and Athletics, also act as a selection pathway for school teams to participate in Diocesan carnivals.

From here, successful students can trial for selection in Mackillop (NSW Catholic Schools) teams, which can lead to State (PSSA), and ultimately, National teams.Students talented in a variety of Winter and Summer (team and individual) sports can also trial for selction in Mackillop teams and follow the same selection path as above.