Rosalie Panetta started at St Mary's in Year 8 and graduated in Year 12. She says, "My favourite memories were relaxing with my friends under the enormous trees, I loved the school grounds and the mix of diverse girls". Rosalie made many close friends at St Mary's; some were even bridesmaids at her wedding.
Mrs Dorrington said that being the Principal at St Mary's College was the peak of her career. Some advice she has was to honour the past, enjoy the present and look forward to the future. Mrs Dorrington learnt how to be a strong, confident and courageous leader. She is very proud of her achievements and the changes she made to SMC. One of her highlights was going on the Korean exchange.
Jessica De Pieri joined St Mary's in Year 8. She formed positive relationships with many teachers. Jessica made good friendships and remains in touch with many of these women today. Whilst at school she learnt about maintaining relationships. Teachers taught her crucial skills that she has had to use in her adult life such as working hard, but she suggests it's important to take a break as well!