Dads’ Club invites you to the Third Annual Wine Tasting

wineThe Stella Maris Dads’ Club invites you to the

Third Annual Wine Tasting

Welcome our new teachers and families to our community

 Friday, October 16, 2015

 7-10 PM

Mary Star of the Sea

Parish Hall, La Jolla

Featuring selections from San Diego County Wineries including:

Lenora Winery
Roadrunner Ridge Winery
Highland Valley Vineyards
Coyote Oaks Vineyards
Domaine Artefact Winery

Entrance includes etched Stella Maris logo wine glass, wine tastings and tasty bites.

 Tickets: $25 per person. Sponsor a teacher or staff for $25.

Pay at the school office or at the door.          

 If you like the wine, buy a bottle or case to support our wineries & SMA

Also take a chance at our tremendous raffle which includes dozens of prizes including winery tastings, wine, and restaurant gift certificates.

 For more details, call David Oliver at 619-843-4784 or Robert Bonakdar 619-846 -9162

Movie Night is Tonight!


Tonight SMA will be having a movie night and the Book Fair will be open to purchase books as well! This will be a great time to have fun with friends.

Student Council will be selling popcorn and drinks.

Bring your own chairs and blankets.

Costume contest with prizes awarded. (no masks please!)

Be a hero and help us meet our goal of 500 books sold!! 

Hope to see you there! Gates open at 5 and the movie starts 15 minutes after sunset!

Family Fun Night is Almost Here!


We hope you can join us next Friday, September 25th from 6 p.m. –  9 p.m.
We will be partying in style in the junior yard..
Come say, “Hi” and PIE your favorite teacher!
A great time will be had by all – we guarantee it!

Come be a part of the PTO!

Welcome back SMA Families. This Tuesday September 8, the PTO will hold it’s first meeting of the year in the parish hall at 8:15. A continental breakfast will be available and we warmly invite all parents to attend this meeting and hear about all the fun the PTO has in store to celebrate our community, strengthen new friendships, and meet our fundraising goals. The meeting will last approximately one hour and you are welcome to bring small children. We hope you will plan to join us!

Used Uniform Sale!

Colored Sale Tags lettersSale! Sale! Sale!

On Friday, August 28th we will be having a used uniform sale at 7:30 a.m. in front of the Admin. building. All items will be on sale for $5! Please let everyone know!

Welcome Back to School!

School hours for the week of August 24th are from 8:00 am to 12:30 p.m. Extended care will be offered.

We hope you can join us on Wednesday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall for the New Family Reception. Back to School Night for TK-5th will follow at 6:00 p.m.

We will have our Middle School Back to School Night on Thursday, August 27th at 6:00 p.m.


As the 2015-16 school year comes to a close, we sincerely thank all of our generous families who give their time, talents, and treasure to make Stella Maris Academy such a wonderful school.

It is time to consider your contributions to the community for next year. Are you – or is someone you know – interested in an Executive Board position for the Parent-Teacher Organization? Or how about getting involved with the school-wide Junior Achievement program to the Front Office. Elections will be held at the next PTO meeting on Monday, June 8 at 8:15 a.m. in the Parish Office. Join us!

With wishes for a fantastic summer,