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The last stretch!

The last stretch!

The Grade 5s arrived back to school ready to tackle Term 4 head on. They were in high spirits and super excited that this will be the last “first day of term” in Grade 5.                      A Care Circle was held on their highlights and lowlights of their holiday as well as their expectations for this term. Time has[Read More…]

by October 10, 2019 Grade 5, Primary
Our Blood is GREEN in Grade 4!

Our Blood is GREEN in Grade 4!

Fridays are usually a pretty exciting affair, knowing that weekend is almost at hand, but this term it has been revved up to be the highlight of the week. BOK FRIDAY has taken Grade 4 by storm and it’s safe to say that “Our Blood is Green!”   The Grade 4s wear their BOK shirts with pride and love to[Read More…]

by October 10, 2019 Grade 4, Primary
Legendary Entrepreneurs!

Legendary Entrepreneurs!

This week our Grade 7s hosted a very successful annual Market Day. After seven incredible years at Sun Valley, this group of students spent three gruelling weeks planning, organising, budgeting and dreaming about the ‘big day’. Market Day is a little way to say thank you to the staff, the students and to the school as a whole for an[Read More…]

by October 10, 2019 Grade 7, Primary
Investigating Rights and Responsibilities in Grade 6!

Investigating Rights and Responsibilities in Grade 6!

The Grade 6s have started exploring the Rights and Responsibilities of living in a Democratic South Africa. Over the past week, we have been examining specifically the Rights and Responsibilities of a child within our Rainbow Nation.      We have analysed shocking statistics of lack of Children’s Rights across our globe and have realised how very fortunate we are.[Read More…]

by October 10, 2019 Digital, Grade 6, Primary
Notice of the 2019 AGM

Notice of the 2019 AGM

The 2019 AGM will take place on 21 October 2019, at 19:30 in the Sun Valley Primary School Hall. Please see official notice of the AGM here – 2019 AGM NOTICE

by September 19, 2019 Uncategorized
Supporting Our Stars!

Supporting Our Stars!

Three cheers for the magnificent show, Sun Valley on Broadway, “Hooray! Hooray! Hooray!” The Grade 3s watched the talented performers in awe! They were bowled over by the flashing lights and the awesome dance moves. It was wonderful to see each child singing along to the songs. Even more excitement fell across the classes when the Grade 3s were able[Read More…]

by September 19, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
Term 3 has been “tree-rrific”!

Term 3 has been “tree-rrific”!

What an exciting term it has been! As we wrap up on Term Three, we look back on all the great things that took place. We have been celebrating Bok Friday by wearing our favourite Springbok tops, we had a wonderful field trip to Kirstenbosch Gardens and learned many new concepts in Mathematics like halving, symmetry and measurement. Term Four[Read More…]

by September 19, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
Riveting Book Reviews

Riveting Book Reviews

The Grade 2s have been hard at work practicing their paired reading within their classes.  They have also been having deep discussions about what their box books are all about and asking their friends about theirs.   This week, however, the Grade 2s are taking those skills and putting them to use, by writing book reviews on their box books. [Read More…]

by September 19, 2019 Grade 2, Primary
Building models in Grade 11 Geography

Building models in Grade 11 Geography

The Grade 11 geographers are celebrating a successful Term 3 by having some fun building models of the various landforms they have learnt about such as volcanoes and tors. As their final year of school approaches, it is important for them to not forget to take necessary breaks to have some fun and acknowledge their hard work.

by September 19, 2019 Geography, High School
Spring has Sprung in Grade 5!

Spring has Sprung in Grade 5!

The Grade 5’s were in full bloom recently as they arrived at school with great excitement to celebrate the first day of spring. Spring bling was celebrated with paper flowers, flower head bands and even some flowers for their teachers!   Grade 5 Slabber were thrilled when they took the Intermediate Phase win for the day after they put so[Read More…]

by September 19, 2019 Grade 5, Primary