House System

The Genazzano House system fosters a spirit of loyalty and collaboration, providing opportunities for extension and challenge in co-curricular areas.

These Houses offer participation in:

  • swimming
  • athletics
  • cross-country
  • Genazzano Day
  • Gen's Got Talent.

The six Genazzano houses are named after distinguished women who made a significant contribution to Genazzano.


Red - Mrs Ellen Corry, first boarder and first President of Old Girls’ Association (now Alumnae Association).


Royal blue - Marie Madeleine d'Houet, foundress of FCJ Sisters.


Magenta - Mother Philomena Douglas, Principal of Genazzano 1932–1958.


Green - Mother Gerda Prytz, first Genazzano pupil to enter FCJ Order.


Gold - Mother Stanislaus Stock, first Principal of Genazzano, 1889–1914.


White - Miss Mary Winter, honoured past pupil; the College Prize for Loyalty is still given in her honour.