Newsletter #23

FEEDBACK – PARENTS’ EVENING – TERM 3

We would like to extend our gratitude to all the parents/guardians that have attended the parents’ evening last week. We appeal to all the parents/guardians to make an appointment with your child’s teacher if you have not attended the meeting last week. The educational success of your child is affected by your involvement as a parent/guardian.

 

MPS SCHOOL CONCERT DVD – LAST OPPORTUNITY!

Our learners put on wonderful performances at our school concert held in April 2018. Parents can now place orders and make payment for the DVD at a cost of R50. The due date for payment is 31 July 2018. Make sure you don’t miss this opportunity to purchase a treasured memory of your child! J

 

FOUNDATION PHASE SHOW

There will be a Foundation Phase show in August at a cost of R30 pp. More information will be communicated soon.

 

MANDELA DAY-PROJECT FEEDBACK

We would like to extend a word of gratitude to all our learners, staff and parents who supported the event and contributed to the success thereof.  We appreciate all of the effort that was put in. The event was indeed a success.

 

THE STORY SKIRMISH COMPETITION

Nine learners participated in the abovementioned competition. These learners had to read fifteen novels within a couple of months. In competing with five other schools, our learners attained position 2. We are really proud of our learners. We would like to thank Mrs. Pillay, Ms. Nayager and Mr. Govender for their support.

 

GYMNASTICS RESULTS

On the 21st July 2018, gymnasts participated in the District Tumbling Championship held at Matsport Centre. Our school performed well and we would like to congratulate the following learners on their results. We would like to thank Mr. Zwane and Ms. Stokes for their dedication, support and for accompanying our learners to the event.

Level 2
 

Student

 

Competition Results

Xongile Maswanganyi Silver Medal
Munzhedzi Mugwena Bronze Medal
Naledi Phahlamohlaka No podium
Amandla Sibeko Gold medal
Thandeka Sithole Gold Medal
Mulalo Bodeli Gold Medal
Onwabo Dube Gold Medal
Neo Malinga Gold medal
Ntsako Maswanganyi Gold Medal
Malwandla Nkuna Gold Medal
Nhluvuko Nkuna Gold Medal
Joy Masemola Silver Medal

 

Level 3
 

Student

 

Competition Results

Mpumelelo Mgaga Gold Medal
Onele Mngxekeza Bonze Medal
Masego Mohlala Gold Medal
Nana Nkatingi Bronze Medal
Level 5
 

Student

 

Competition Results

Katlego Makosonke Bronze Medal
Bokamoso Rantso Silver Medal
Tlhonolofatso Sediba No podium
Oletilwe Modise Bronze

 

EDUCATIONAL DAY TRIPS – FINAL REMINDER FOR PAYMENT

Grades 4-6 learners have enjoyed their day-trips last term. Payment is now due for Grade 7 learners who wish to attend the educational day trip. Payment is due by next week Tuesday, 31 July 2018. Refer below: 

Grade Venue Depart date/time Return date/time Cost
7 Sci-bono & Wits Planeterium 02/08/2018 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R200 by 31 July 2018

 

OVERNIGHT CAMPS

Please note that your child’s school fees account must be up to date when making payment for the overnight camp. Parents who have paid the deposit must ensure that the full amount is paid. No payments will be accepted after 31 August 2018. Learners must return a signed indemnity form to the class teacher.

Grade Venue Depart date/time Return date/time Cost
4 Jacksonsridge, Magaliesburg, North West 25/09/2018 27/09/2018 R1000 Payment by 31 August 2018
5 Klein Kariba, Limpopo 25/09/2018

app. 7:30

27/09/2018 app by 14:30 R1450 Payment by 31 August 2018
6 Jubaweni Ecological Game Farm, Limpopo 25/09/2018 app. 7:30 28/09/2018 app. 11:00 R1600 Payment by 31 August 2018
7 Sweetdale, Margate, KZN 21/09/2018

app. 7:30

25/09/2018

17:00-18:00

R2700 Payment by 31 August 2018

 

USE OF THE CORRECT WINTER SCHOOL UNIFORM

Parents are instructed to ensure that their children are attired in the appropriate winter school uniform. No exceptions will be made in this regard. Kindly refer to the school code of conduct in the learner’s school diary for the seasonal school uniform. We thank our parents/guardians for their cooperation 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.