Newsletter #19 2019


Parents of current learners who wish to reserve their place at Midrand Primary school in 2020 are required to submit their re-application forms no later than 24 May 2019 by 2pm. Kindly ensure that you conclude your application as soon as possible to avoid losing your child’s place. The admissions period for NEW leaners (Grade 2-7) has commenced on 13 May 2019 and will conclude on Monday, 15 July 2019. Grade 1 and 8 online applications will commence on 20 May 2019 and will end on 22 July 2019 at 24:00. (



The examinations are underway. Learners are instructed to ensure that they thoroughly prepare themselves for the June examinations which will commence on 20 May 2019. All classwork books must be updated. Parents are advised to strictly monitor their child’s study timetable. We wish our learners all the best for their examinations. Refer below for the remaining examinations:

Date Day Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
30 May 2019 Thursday Natural science and tech Natural science and tech Natural science and tech Technology
31 May 2019 Friday EMS
03 June 2019     Monday  

Life Orientation



Day trip excursions will commence soon. Note that NO LATE PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED. No exceptions will be made beyond the due dates for payment. We advise parents to pay well in advance to avoid disappointment. Refer to the table below for details.


Grade Venue Depart date/time Return date/time Cost
4 Ditsong National History Museum, Pretoria 31/05/2019 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R150 Payment by 28 May 2019
5 Ditsong National History Museum, Pretoria 13/06/2019 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R160 Payment by 1 June 2019
6 Delta Environmental Centre, Johannesburg 12/06/2019 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R250 by 01 June 2019


Wits Planetarium & Sci-Bono, Johannesburg 06/08/2019 app. 7:30 Same Day by 14:00 R200 by 31 July 2019



Our annual Winter Sports Festival will be held on 01 June 2019 starting at 8am. The festival will cater for the following sport codes: Soccer, Netball & Chess. Parents are encouraged to support their children on the day. We wish our participants all the best as they continue to fly the school flag high. Parents are welcome to have food stalls at a cost of R650 on the day. Registrations for food stalls must be done at school on 31/05/2019 before 9am at the finance window.


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. Please use the correct references when making deposits.


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

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