Category Archives: General Activities


Earth Day 2019 – Eating Responsibly


Environment Day Celebration 2019 On Thursday  9th May 2019 the staff, Sisters of St Joseph, students and distinguished guests celebrated Environment Day at Mater Boni Consilii St. Joseph Paola. This day showcases of all the hard-work done by everyone at school where each class has the opportunity to display all the work done during the […]

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Geography Lesson – Senior 1- April 2019


On Tuesday 30th April, during a Geography lesson, Senior 1 student conducted an experiment about the rock cycle. From home they brought broken crayons and shredded them with a grater. At this point sediments were formed. Then, they moved on to form sedimentary rocks by pressing the shredded crayons together. Afterwards, they created the metamorphic […]

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Science Safari – Grade 5 – April 2019


On Tuesday 9th April, the grade 5 girls participated in a science safari which was held at the Malta National Aquarium. The day consisted of an interactive quiz which helped the girls familiarise themselves with the different tanks and species at the aquarium. They also participated in a talk and demonstration about sharks. Finally, the […]

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Besafenet Competition – April 2019


On 16th April, during the Easter holidays, three teams of Form 2 students have volunteered to participate in an international online olympiad about natural and technological hazards organised by the BeSafeNet EUR-OPA Major Hazards Agreement. Each team also had to prepare an essay about hazards in Malta and study for a multiple-choice test about earthquakes, […]

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TIMMS participation and certificates – 2019


The Grade 5 participated in the TIMMS testing on the 4th April 2019.  The girls were tested for their abilities in Science and Maths. The students were also presented with a certificate of participation for their efforts.

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Mass of Our Lady of Sorrows 2019


On Friday 12th April, the school celebrated the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows at St Anthony Church, Paola. Mass was celebrated by Fr Dominic Mangani. Mass was also attended by a good number of parents and relatives. 

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Donation of Bible Books – April 2019


On Wednesday 3rd April, Mr Lino Stafrace, Secretary of The Gideons International (Malta Branch) visited the school and presented a copy of a pocket bible to all the girls. In his presentation Mr Stafrace spoke about the importance that we refer and read the bible from time to time. Dr Kenneth Vella, headmaster,thanked Mr Stafrace […]

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Visit by Mr Ian Mifsud – April 2019


On Wednesday 3rd April, Mr Ian Mifsud, Director for Curriculum and Standards within the Secretariat for Catholic Education visited the school. He also found the time to be present for the assembly and talk to the girls. Meanwhile the girls took the opportunity to mention to Mr Mifsud some important facts about our school and […]

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Smiling with Jerome – April 2019


On Tuesday 9th April 2019 during after break assembly the students and staff of Mater Boni Consilii St. Joseph School Paola were joined by Ms. Josette Frendo from the Smiling with Jerome Foundation.  Ms. Josette Frendo shared with the staff and students how the Foundation came into being and after she was presented with a […]

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Way of the Cross 2019


On Wednesday 10th April 2019, the Pastoral Team of Mater Boni Consilii St. Joseph Paola school organised the Way of the Cross as part of the activities organised during Lent. This activity was carried out in the school yard with the active participation of Senior 2 students. New members of staff and students read and […]

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