Newsletter#24#2021

16 SEPTEMBER 2021 

NEWSLETTER

 

  1. FANTASIA FOR LEARNERS IN GROUP B

Fantasia will take place on the 22nd of October 2021 for learners in Group B. Learners who have not paid can still pay the entrance fee of R60 to their class teacher. All Covid-19 protocols will be strictly observed for the safety of our learners and staff.

 

  1. REMINDER: COMMEMORATION OF HERITAGE DAY

Heritage is very important, and this is celebrated at MPS. In commemoration of Heritage Day, learners and staff can come to school dressed in their heritage attire on the 22nd and 23rd of September 2021. No fee is charged for this event. Let us embrace and appreciate the diversity of cultures in our country.

 

  1. REMINDER: CIVVIES DAY

In commemoration of Spring month, civvies day will be held on the 29th and 30th of September 2021. Learners can come to school dressed in their neat and appropriate civvies. A fee of R10 will be charged and this can be paid to the class teacher. We encourage all our learners to participate.

 

  1. TEXTBOOK RETRIEVAL

Textbook retrieval is being finalized. Learners who have forgotten their textbooks at home must bring them to school on Friday, 17/09/2021 (Group B) and on Monday, 20/09/2021 (Group A). Parents are advised to urgently make payments for lost or damaged textbooks. We encourage parents to not wait until the end of the year to do so.

 

  1. PHASE TWO: GRADE 1 AND GRADE 8 ONLINE APPLICATIONS FOR 2022

Phase two of the online applications for Grade 1 and Grade 8 has commenced on the 13th of September 2021 and will conclude on the 8th of October 2021. Phase two is opened for all Grade 1 applicants and for Grade 8 applicants who are from private schools. Apply at www.gdeadmissions.gov.za

 

  1. REMINDER: LEARNER TRANSFERS

Parents who are requesting learner transfers must contact the school finance department and not class teachers.

 

  1. REMINDER: COMPULSORY LEARNER ATTENDANCE

Parents are instructed to ensure that learners attend school regularly, as per the rotational timetable provided. Assessment is ongoing in all grades. Absenteeism is only allowed if learners are unwell or in cases of emergency. It is compulsory for parents to communicate the reason for absence via the compulsory school diary.

 

  1. REMINDER: MPS PARENTS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO USE THE DIAPERS AND DUMMIES PARKING BAYS

Parents are instructed to make use of the MPS parking bays. Parents are not allowed to use the Diapers and Dummies parking bays as that is private property. We expect the co-operation of our parents in this regard.

 

 

 

9.   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.

 

Kind Regards,

 

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Mrs. M. L. Dias

 Acting Principal