Newsletter #18 2018

COMMENCEMENT OF THE JUNE EXAMINATIONS

Parents are advised to ensure that learners prepare adequately as the June exam has officially commenced – 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

 

ANNUAL PYJAMA DAY 2018

We are excited to observe our annual pyjama day that will be held tomorrow, 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.

 

DAY TRIPS

Kindly take note of the following information pertaining to Day Trip excursions. We advise parents to adhere to the stipulated due dates for payments to avoid disappointment. Refer to the table below for details.

 

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

5 DAY TRIP: Gold Reef City 20/06/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R300 Payment by 31 May 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
7 DAY TRIP: Sci-bono & Wits Planeterium 02/08/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R200 by 31 July 2018

 

MATHEMATICS OLYMPIAD

We would like to congratulate our top 3 Mathematicians Kwena Dube, Kgothalelo Motaung and Omolemo Sebalane who represented our school in the second round of the Mathematics Olympiad competition. Kwena Dube achieved 84%, Kgothalelo Motaung achieved 76% and Omolemo scored 65%. The top 2 learners will proceed to the District round where they will compete with learners from various clusters. We are proud of our budding Mathematicians and we wish them well for the next round of the competition.

 

ANNUAL WINTER SPORTS TOURNAMENT

Midrand Primary school will be hosting a winter sports festival for Chess, Soccer and Netball on Saturday, 02 June 2018. It will take place from 08:00-15:30 and we are expecting four schools to participate. We wish our learners an enjoyable day of friendly competition.

 

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS

On behalf of the leadership, staff and learners of Midrand Primary school, we would like to thank the following people who have generously contributed towards our school’s feeding scheme: Mrs. Brindha Safai, Mr. Mortzea Safai, Miss. Preesha Presadh and Mr. Vishaam. We acknowledge and appreciate your kind gesture towards our school. May God bless you all. We would also like to take this opportunity to welcome contributions to our feeding scheme project. Contact the school for further information.

 

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.