Newsletter #16 2018

PREPARATIONS FOR THE JUNE EXAMINATIONS 2018

Parents are advised to ensure that learners prepare adequately as the June exam commences on a revised date: 31 May 2018 to 14 June 2018. We implore parents to strictly supervise their child’s study time. Please refer to the examination timetables below:

Grade 4-6

Dates 1st Session (Period 3 & 4)
04.06

Mon

English
05.06

Tues

FAL: Zulu/Sepedi/Afrikaans
06.06

Wed

Life Skills
07.06

Thurs

Social Sciences – History
08.06

Fri

Social Sciences – Geography
11.06

Mon

Mathematics
12.06

Tues

NO EXAM – NORMAL TEACHING
13.06

Wed

Natural Sciences & Technology

 

Grade 7                          

Dates 1st Session (Period 3 & 4)
31.05

Thurs

Creative Arts
04.06

Mon

English
05.06

Tues

FAL: Zulu/Sepedi/Afrikaans
06.06

Wed

Mathematics
07.06

Thurs

Social Sciences – History
08.06

Fri

Social Sciences – Geography
11.06

Mon

Natural Science
12.06

Tues

Technology
13.06

Wed

EMS
14.06

Thurs

Life Orientation

 

ADMISSIONS 2019:

The admission period for new leaners for grade 1-7 has commenced on 16 April 2018 and will close on Monday 28 May 2018. Kindly ensure that you conclude your application soon to avoid losing your child’s place at Midrand Primary school.

 

FANTASIA

Let’s have some fun in the sun before winter kicks in! The school will host the annual Fantasia event on 25 May 2018 at a cost of R60 per learner. Lessons will take place in the morning. The fun activities will commence at 11h00 and end at 14h00. There will be food, cool drinks, sweets and tons of entertainment for everyone.

 

DAY TRIPS AND OVERNIGHT CAMPS

Kindly take note of the following information pertaining to Day Trip excursions and Overnight Camps. We advise parents to adhere to the stipulated due dates for payments to avoid disappointment. Deposits for overnight camps can be paid immediately. 

Grade Venue Depart date/time Return date/time Cost
4 DAY TRIP: Voortrekker Monument 01/06/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R150

Payment by 15 May 2018

  CAMP: Jackson’s Ridge, Magaliesburg 25/09/2018 app 7:30 27/09/2018 by 13:30 R1000 by 31 August 2018
5 DAY TRIP: Gold Reef City 20/06/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R300 Payment by 31 May 2018
  CAMP: Klein Kariba, Limpopo 25/09/2018

app. 7:30

27/09/2018 app by 14:30 R1450 Payment by 31 August 2018
6 DAY TRIP: Delta Environmental Centre, Gauteng 15/06/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R250 Payment by 1 June 2018
  CAMP: Jubaweni Ecological Game Farm, Limpopo 25/09/2018 app. 7:30 28/09/2018 app. 11:00 R1600 Payment by 31 August 2018
7 DAY TRIP: Sci-bono & Wits Planeterium 02/08/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R200 by 31 July 2018
  CAMP: Sweetdale, Margate, KZN 21/09/2018

app. 7:30

25/09/2018

17:00-18:00

R2700

 

ANNUAL PYJAMA DAY 2018 – NEW DATE

As the cold breeze of winter sets in, we are excited to announce that our annual pyjama day will be held on 01 June 2018 at a cost of R10. Learners who pay must come to school dressed in their warm, woolly pyjamas. Doughnuts will be sold on the day at a cost of R5.

 

LATE COMING WILL NOT BE TOLERATED

Parents are instructed to make appropriate transport arrangements for their children so that they are not late. Late coming is still an issue and will not be tolerated. We expect maximum co-operation in this regard.

 

SCHOOL FEES

All parents are urged 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.

BANKING DETAILS:

BANK: NEDBANK          BRANCH: MIDRAND ACC. NO.: 1686 04 0075       CODE: 168642               TYPE: CURRENT           REF: USE NAME, SURNAME & GRADE OF THE CHILD.