Newsletter #19 2017

POSTPONEMENT OF HALF-YEARLY EXAMS (GRADE 4-7)

Due to the strike action on Thursday, the half-year exams have been postponed to the dates indicated below:

 

EXAM TIME TABLE- 2ND TERM

DATES

GRADE 4 – 6

EXAM SESSION

3 & 4 Period

20.06 Life Skills
 
GRADE 7
20.06 EMS
21.06 Life Orientation

 

FOUNDATION PHASE ROAD SAFETY SHOW

There will be a show for learners in the foundation phase about road safety on Wednesday (8am), 21 June 2017 at a cost of R25.

 

GYMNASTICS

We wish to congratulate all the gymnasts listed below, who took part in the Eagle Tumbling Champs Competition on Saturday, 10 June 2017. The results are as follows:

Gold Silver Bronze
Bokamoso Rantso Katlego Makosonke Mukhethwa Bodeli
Onele Mngxekeza Oletilwe Modise
Mpumelelo Mgaga Reitumetse Mohlamonyane
Lethabo Lebea
Thulaganyo Maloka
Rinae Rasilalume
Lutendo Rasilalume
Awande Sibaya

 

OLIFANTSFONTIEN SOCCER AND NETBALL TOURNAMENT

On Saturday, 10 June 2017, two soccer teams and two netball teams represented our school at the Olifantsfontien soccer and netball tournament. The boys u/12 team placed 4th, the girl’s u/12 team placed 3rd, while the both u/13 boys and girls placed 1st. We wish to congratulate all the learners.

 

BASWA LE METSE COMPETETION

On Friday, 09 June 2017, our school participated in the Baswa Le Metse Provincial round competition. We are pleased to announce and congratulate Deliverance Mazambara for attaining second position in the poster category.

 

POSTPONEMENT OF PYJAMA DAY

Due to the strike action on Thursday, Pyjama Day will take place on Friday, 23 June 2017.  Learners must dress neatly in winter pyjamas. Doughnuts will also be on sale at a cost of R5.

 

GIRLS HEALTH TALK BY “ALWAYS”

The Grade 6 & 7 girls will attend an informative talk between 12H30 -13H30 on Thursday 22 June 2017. The talk will focus on feminine hygiene and self-confidence.

 

EDUCATIONAL DAY TRIPS FOR TERM 2

  • Grade 5:

The grade 5 learners will be going on a day trip to Gold Reef City on 29 June 2017 at a cost of R240. Last date for payment is 22 June 2017.

  • Grade 6:

The grade 6 learners will be going on a day trip to the Apartheid Museum and Mandela House, Vilakazi St in Soweto on 27 June 2017. The cost is R200.00. Last date for payment is 20 June 2017.

Note that these dates are non-negotiable.

 

WINTER CHARITY DRIVE

We are collecting non-perishable food items (e.g. sealed packets of soup, pasta, rice, canned foods etc.) toiletries, warm clothes and blankets. This is your opportunity to pledge your support as we once again open our hearts and lend a helping hand to charities that look after destitute children, children with special needs and orphanages. The hand over to the charities will happen on 23 June 2017.

 

SCHOOL FEES

All parents are requested to ensure that their school fees account is up to date. School fees can be paid at the school’s finance office using debit or credit card or by direct deposit into the school’s bank account. No cash will be accepted.

BANK DETAILS:

BANK: NEDBANK         BRANCH: MIDRAND              ACC. NO.: 1686 04 0075

CODE: 168642               TYPE: CURRENT                    REF: USE NAME, SURNAME & GRADE OF THE CHILD