Articles by: gavin.keller

Governing Body Elections

Governing Body Elections

  Notice is hereby given of the School Governing Body Election to be held on Monday 5 March 2018 at 19:30. We require FIVE parents to be elected to serve on the School Governing Body.  A forward thinking, modern, twenty-first century school is highly dependent on a dynamic group of five Parents who will join two Educators, one Non-Education and[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 General, Group Principal

SPORT and 6B Water Restictions

Click on the PDF Document below for the Letter from the CEO of the Group of Schools SPORT and 6B Regulations

by February 6, 2018 General, Group Principal

A Letter to my CLIENTS

Click on the PDF below for the letter from the Principal Exam Story

GRADE R to GRADE ONE  The BIG SHIFT for parents

GRADE R to GRADE ONE The BIG SHIFT for parents

The transition from Grade R (Reception) to Grade One (Formal 21st century Schooling) is traumatic for parents and natural for children.  Please read the brochure below to make sure you understand the role of PARENTS once children reach BIG SCHOOL. PDF Brochure: GR R to 1 SHIFTS 2018

by November 9, 2017 Uncategorized
Welcome NEW Grade R 2018

Welcome NEW Grade R 2018

We welcome our new Grade R students of 2018.  Please click on the PDF link below for the Welcome Brochure. Play School to Grade R                                            

by November 5, 2017 General, Grade R, Group Principal, Pre-Primary
9,95% increase in School Fees approved for 2018

9,95% increase in School Fees approved for 2018

CLICK on the PDF  document below for the 2018 Budget Newsletter SGB Newsletter BUDGET 2018 Approved

by September 27, 2017 Uncategorized
Swimming in the Drought

Swimming in the Drought

The crippling drought in the Cape has added a new pressure on our Swimming and Waterpolo performance.  With Level 5 Regulations, we are unable to fill our pools. Thanks to the amazing technology available today, we have been able to pump our ground water through a filtration system producing crystal clear water to keep our Pools full. This has come[Read More…]

by September 27, 2017 Group Principal
JOYLESS LEARNING

JOYLESS LEARNING

The first Formal Assessment Week of the academic year has come and gone.  Those who attended the NIGHT SCHOOL on Assessment will understand our strategy of growing minds to cope with high-stakes, anxiety-rich testing.  The purpose of Assessment Week in Grade 4 and 5 is only to teach students HOW to design a study timetable, how to revise work and[Read More…]

by June 8, 2017 Curriculum, Group Principal
SPORT Term 2 Brochure

SPORT Term 2 Brochure

Click on the PDF brochure below: SVPS Brochure – Term 2 2017

by April 17, 2017 Sport
New Students Info Brochure

New Students Info Brochure

If you are a new student in Grade 2-7 starting at Sun Valley on Wednesday 11 January 2017 or if  you are going into Grade 1 and never attended Sunbird Pre-Primary in Grade R, then this brochure is a useful summary of the Culture of Sun Valley.  School Culture refers to “The way we do things around here!”  And every school[Read More…]

by January 5, 2017 Curriculum, Group Principal