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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
Pro Cricket Skills Festival – Kicking off the Season in Style

Pro Cricket Skills Festival – Kicking off the Season in Style

On Friday, 6 September 2019 Sun Valley, in partnership with All Rounder Academy, DP and Peter Butner Sports, hosted their annual Cricket Pro Skills Festival for yet another thrilling instalment of the event. A beautiful, sunny spring afternoon awaited the players, coaches and parents alike as the boys dived straight into an exciting action packed afternoon of cricketing finesse! Bergvliet,[Read More…]

by September 12, 2019 Sport, Uncategorized
Top Netball at TOP SCHOOLS

Top Netball at TOP SCHOOLS

After a great season of Netball, our U11A, U12A and U13A’s finished top of their League and had the privilege of attending the Top Schools Tournament at De Kuilen. This is a prestigious event where all the Top Netball Schools in the Western Cape battle it out in a great day of high quality netball. Being apart of this is[Read More…]

by September 11, 2019 Uncategorized
Snake Show Extravaganza

Snake Show Extravaganza

Our theme for grade 4 is all about our valley. Part of that theme includes different types of animals which one can find in our surrounding areas, such as reptiles. Therefore, we decided to invite Steve “Venom” to come and teach us a little more about snakes. There was a lot of “sceptical” excitement in the air when Steve showed[Read More…]

by September 8, 2019 Grade 4, Primary
Another ‘last time’ for grade 12 design

Another ‘last time’ for grade 12 design

The matric design students have now embarked on another ‘last time’ significant design practical as they log their final for their 24 hour IEB exam practical. Each student has to complete a series of final products for their practical IEB design exam under the theme of ‘De-Othering’. This includes a variety of design solutions to ‘de-other’ in our society.

by September 8, 2019 Design, High School