Newsletter #02 2018

PARENTS EVENING (REMINDER)

All parents are invited to the parents evening to be held today, 25 January 2018 from 16h00-19h00. It is compulsory for at least one parent/guardian to attend as parents will be able to meet their child’s class teachers, as well as set targets for their child.

 

SUBMISSION OF OUTSTANDING STATIONERY

Parents and learners are reminded to submit all outstanding stationery to the class teacher no later than the extended date, 02 February 2018. Kindly adhere to this cut-off date.

 

INTER-HOUSE ATHLETICS COMPETITION

Grade 4-7 Learners are required to come to school attired in their PE kit on Friday, 26 January 2018 for the final athletics selection. The Inter-House Athletics competition will take place next week Wednesday, 31 January 2018 from 7:30 to 13:30. The Grade 1 learners will be excused at 12:00, and Grade 2 learners at 13:00. They should be collected from their classrooms or usual pick up points. All learners are to be dressed strictly in their PE shorts and their house colour T-shirts. NO dresses/jeans will be allowed. Learners should wear caps for sun protection.  Parents are requested to pack healthy lunches and water bottles for their children. Learners are required to bring books to school. House colours are as follows: Leopards- red, Lions- green, Puma- yellow and Tigers- Blue.

 

SCHOOL TIMES

Please note that school-times are as follows:

  Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4-7 LSEN
Monday 7:45-12:00 7:45-13:00 7:45-13:30 7:45-14:00 7:45-13:00
Tuesday 7:45-12:00 7:45-13:00 7:45-13:30 7:45-14:00 7:45-13:00
Wednesday 7:45-12:00 7:45-13:00 7:45-13:30 7:30-13:30 7:45-13:00
Thursday 7:30-12:00 7:30-13:00 7:30-13:30 7:30-13:30 7:30-13:00
Friday 7:30-12:00 7:30-13:00 7:30-13:30 7:30-14:00 7:30-13:00

Please note that grade 1 learners will be released at 13:00 from Monday, 29 January 2018. All the parents and learners are reminded that punctuality is a must and non-negotiable. We expect maximum cooperation in this regard.

 

COMPULSORY SCHOOL DIARY

All parents are reminded that all learners should have the compulsory school diary by Friday, 26 January 2018. The school diary is available at the finance office for R50.

 

COVERING OF SCHOOL BOOKS

All parents are urged to cover all exercise books with the relevant subject cover as well as plastic by Friday, 26 January 2018.

 

APPOINTMENTS

Parents are not to meet with teachers during contact time nor move directly to the class before reporting to reception first. Parents are advised to make appointments before/after school for meeting with educators via the school diary. No parent will be seen without an appointment.

 

OVERDUE PREFECT LEADERSHIP CAMP PAYMENT

Parents of prefects are reminded to pay the overdue amount of R550 no later than 30 January 2018. The payment was due in December 2017. We appeal to parents to pay urgently.

 

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Please note that the uniform shop will be open from 7:30 to 14:30, Monday to Friday. Kindly consult page 6 of the school diary for the summer uniform for boys and girls.

 

TEXTBOOK LOAN FORMS

Parents of learners in grade 4 to 7 may still sign for textbooks later this evening in the learner’s class. Kindly sign both sides of the form. Parents are urged purchase appropriate bags that will ensure the care of learner books and textbooks. Parents are encouraged to cover textbooks with good quality plastic to avoid paying for damaged textbooks.

 

11. LOCKERS

Parents whose children would like to use the school locker are reminded to make a once off payment of R50 for 2018. Please bring a padlock and two keys.

 

SCHOOL CHOIR, DRAMA AND VISUAL ARTS

Learners who are interested in joining the above mentioned activities for 2018 are advised to collect registration forms from Mr. Mashati, Mr Jokozela and Mr. Motswe until Friday, 02 February 2018. Forms need to be returned as soon as possible.

 

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. Use the correct references when making deposits.

 

BANK DETAILS:

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

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