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Post Vacancy: isiXhosa Second Additional Language Educator

POST VACANCY: isiXhosa Second Additional Language Educator An isiXhosa Educator post at Sun Valley Primary School is available from 01 January 2020. We invite those interested to submit their CV’s by 26 November 2019. CV’s may be emailed to hello@sunvalleygroup.co.za, or hand delivered to the Sun Valley Primary School reception for the attention of Debbie-Jayne Viljoen. isiXhosa Educator Post Details:[Read More…]

by November 22, 2019 Uncategorized

Post Vacancy: Executive Access Manager

POST VACANCY: Executive Access Manager (Managing of Student Behavioural Intervention and Reflective Processes) An Executive Access Manager post is available at Sun Valley Primary School from 01 January 2020. We invite those interested to submit their CV’s by 26 November 2019. CV’s may be emailed to hello@sunvalleygroup.co.za, or hand delivered to the Sun Valley Primary School reception for the attention[Read More…]

by November 22, 2019 Uncategorized
Gritty grade 5s finale

Gritty grade 5s finale

We had the wonderful privilege and honour in celebrating our special and gritty Grade 5s Achievements at their final Grit Awards Ceremony, where just a few tears were shed.                       On this special day our Grade 5 families and friends  could reminisce back to all the amazing memories that we got to[Read More…]

by November 20, 2019 Grade 6, Primary
Cape Town Rocks in Geography!

Cape Town Rocks in Geography!

The Grade 10s and 11s had lots of fun painting their own pebbles for Cape Town Rocks. Cape Town Rocks is a Facebook group started in 2017 with the aim of creating pebble art and spreading magic by placing decorated pebbles around Cape Town, South Africa or anywhere in the world. “The goal is to encourage creativity, outdoorsiness, and community[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Geography, High School
English is important, but Maths is importanter!

English is important, but Maths is importanter!

A great quote: “Mathematics may not teach me how to add love or subtract hate, but it give me hope that every problem has a solution.” Our grade 9’s have almost reached the time where they will go their separate ways and begin Mathematical Literacy or Pure Mathematics. They might not believe the above quote, but rather feel like saying[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 High School, Mathematics
A symphony of experience with the Cape Town Philharmonic orchestra.

A symphony of experience with the Cape Town Philharmonic orchestra.

The Grade 5s were treated to an incredible experience at Fish Hoek High School where they were privileged enough to interact with and listen to the famous, Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra.    The learners thoroughly enjoyed the cultural experience while they listened to songs from, “The Lion King”, “Rocky” and “Star Wars.”One lucky learner even got to try their hand[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Grade 5, Primary
Grade 6s reach out in the community!

Grade 6s reach out in the community!

This term our grade 6’s have been collecting hygiene items for our outreach program at Living Hope. Our learners were eager to help and couldn’t wait to pack these Care bags. We raced off to be welcomed by the lady we have been working with for years. She greeted us and broke us into 4 groups. The first group would[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Grade 6, Primary
No Edge in Edging Forward into Assessments

No Edge in Edging Forward into Assessments

The grade 7 students have been hard at work preparing for their upcoming final exams. Added to the fact that the exams often contain a little bit more intrinsic pressure and excitement, it is also this grades’ last time writing at Sun Valley Primary School. The students have been put through their paces in the weeks leading up to the[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Uncategorized
Grade One’s Become Wetland Warriors.

Grade One’s Become Wetland Warriors.

Recently, our children went to Rondevlei Nature Reserve for their Field trip this term. The children arrived at school very excited and ready to try spot the shy elusive Rondevlei Hippo’s. Once at Rondevlei, they had a quick  fruit snack and were ready to start exploring.     The interactive ladies of Cape for Kids then taught the Grade Ones[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
The End is Nigh…

The End is Nigh…

… but it’s not the end. A new beginning is just around the corner! The Sunbirds are fast approaching the start of their formal schooling and, boy, are they excited! Their bodies are strong, their brains are ready and their hearts are open. There is still much to enjoy in the last few weeks of this term, a fact which[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary