Newsletter#31#2021

04 NOVEMBER 2021 

NEWSLETTER

  1. STAFFING:

We would like to congratulate the following colleagues who have commenced their new duties as follows: Mr. M. Mulaudzi (Acting principal), Ms. T. M. Khumalo (Acting Deputy principal) and Ms. M. Lesufi (Acting Departmental Head – Science & Technology). We wish our colleagues all the best in their new roles.

 

  1. CONTROLLED TEST (EXAMINATION) PROGRAMME

Parents/guardians are informed that the Controlled Test programme (previously known as the Final Examinations) will commence on the 15th of November 2021 to the 1st of December 2021. Tests will cover content from Term 3 and 4. From the first day of the Controlled Tests, Grade 4-7 learners will begin alternating in Grades and NOT in Groups. Foundation Phase learners will continue to alternate in Groups (A and B). Grade 4 and Grade 6 learners will write their tests on the same day. Grade 5 and Grade 7 learners will write their tests on the same day. It is extremely imperative for parents to ensure that their children are effectively studying at home by assisting with revision as well as by testing their knowledge. Kindly take note of the timetable below:

ALL LEARNERS WILL BE RELEASED AT 13:00 DAILY FROM 15/11/2021 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

GRADE 5 AND 7 TIMETABLE

 

DATE SESSION GRADE 5 GRADE 7

 

15 November 2021 – Monday 1 – 8:30-9:45 ENGLISH H/L ENGLISH H/L
2 – 11:00-12:15   LIFE ORIENTATION
16 November 2021 – Tuesday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
17 November 2021 – Wednesday 1 MATHEMATICS MATHEMATICS
18 November 2021 – Thursday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
19 November 2021 – Friday 1 FAL: AFR/SEPEDI/ISIZULU FAL: AFR/SEPEDI/ISIZULU
2   EMS
22 November 2021 – Monday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
23 November 2021 – Tuesday 1 NS/TECH NATURAL SCIENCES
24 November 2021 – Wednesday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
25 November 2021 – Thursday 1 SS: GEOGRAPHY SS: GEOGRAPHY
2 SS: HISTORY SS: HISTORY
26 November 2021 – Friday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
29 November 2021 – Monday 1 LIFE SKILLS: PSW CA: VISUAL ARTS
  2   CA: DRAMATIC ARTS
30 November 2021 – Tuesday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
1 December 2021 – Wednesday   NORMAL TEACHING TECHNOLOGY
2 December 2021 – Thursday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
3 December 2021 – Friday   NORMAL TEACHING NORMAL TEACHING

 

 

GRADE 4 AND 6 TIMETABLE

 

DATE SESSION GRADE 4 GRADE 6

 

15 November 2021 – Monday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
16 November 2021 – Tuesday 1 ENGLISH H/L ENGLISH H/L
17 November 2021 – Wednesday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
18 November 2021 – Thursday 1 MATHEMATICS MATHEMATICS
19 November 2021 – Friday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
22 November 2021 – Monday 1 FAL: AFR/SEPEDI/ISIZULU FAL: AFR/SEPEDI/ISIZULU
23 November 2021 – Tuesday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
24 November 2021 – Wednesday 1 NS/TECH NS/TECH
25 November 2021 – Thursday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
26 November 2021 – Friday 1 SS: GEOGRAPHY SS: GEOGRAPHY
2 SS: HISTORY SS: HISTORY
29 November 2021 – Monday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
30 November 2021 – Tuesday 1 LIFE SKILLS: PSW LIFE SKILLS: PSW
1 December 2021 – Wednesday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME
2 December 2021 – Thursday   NORMAL TEACHING NORMAL TEACHING
3 December 2021 – Friday STAY HOME STAY HOME STAY HOME

 

  1. FINAL REMINDER: NOTICE OF THE 2021 AGM

Parents are reminded of the 2021 AGM that will take place today, the 4th of November 2021 at 17:30 for 18:00. Parents are urged to attend this important meeting.

 

  1. DUE DATE EXTENSION: FUND-RAISING – RAFFLE

A mouth-watering snack hamper is being raffled. Tickets cost R10 each. The final day to purchase tickets has been extended to the 12th of November 2021 and the draw of the winning ticket will be done on the same day at 10:00. The winner will be announced to Group A and B learners. As a bonus, all learners who have purchased a raffle ticket will be allowed to wear civvies on Thursday, 11 November 2021 (Group A) and Friday, 12 November 2021 (Group B). Parents are instructed to ensure that learners wear age-appropriate civvies to school.

 

  1. REMINDER: GYMNASTICS TRIALS

Learners are invited to attend gymnastics trials to join our Gymnastics Club. This trial is an excellent opportunity for your child to develop skills, improve stature, technique, strength, and flexibility knowledge in a challenging and enjoyable environment. Attire: Girls – shorts/tights and a t-shirt (hair must be away from the face and neat) / Boys – shorts and t-shirt. Place: school hall. Date: 09 and 10 November 2021. Time: 13:30 (Grade 1-3) 14:00 (Grade 4-7). Basic Expected Skills: Backward and forward roll, handstand, cartwheel and a flic-flac (voluntarily). Please note that attending trials DOES NOT guarantee the learner a place in the team as there is very limited space! Please revert to Mrs. Stokes-Thubakgale if there are queries. Wishing all interested the best of luck!

 

6.   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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Mr. M. Mulaudzi

 Acting Principal