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2019 Administrative Post Available – Apply Now!

2019 Administrative Post Available – Apply Now!

FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATOR An administrative post in Sun Valley Group of Schools will be available as from 01 January 2019. We invite those interested to submit their CV’s by 28 November 2018. CV’s may be emailed to hello@sunvalleygroup.co.za, or hand delivered to the Sun Valley Primary School reception. Administrative Post Details: Working hours: 07:00 – 16:30  Monday to Thursday. 07:00 –[Read More…]

by November 20, 2018 Admin and Finance
Data Handling at Glance

Data Handling at Glance

Data handling involves gathering and recording information and then presenting it in a way that is easily read and understood. Following on from developing their research questions, the Grade 10s began gathering their data with the use of recording sheets and questionnaires. Here are some snapshots of our young investigators.

by November 19, 2018 High School, Math Literacy
Bringing MAPS to life in Grade 10 Geography!

Bringing MAPS to life in Grade 10 Geography!

The Grade 10 Geographers had some fun bringing their 2D maps to life by building 3D contour models using tracing paper and cardboard boxes.        

by November 19, 2018 Geography, High School
Gritty Grade 5s Get ready for Grade 6!

Gritty Grade 5s Get ready for Grade 6!

We had the great privilege and honour in celebrating our Grade 5s GRITTY Achievements at their Grit Awards Ceremony. On this special day our Grade 5 families could revisit all the awesome memories that we have shared this year and had a chance to step back from the hustle and bustle of life to see how far each child has come[Read More…]

by November 19, 2018 Grade 5, Primary

Grade 4s learn about SNAKES!

Throughout the year our grade 4s have been learning about our Valley. We have investigated the way others lived back in the day, we’ve studied the Peers family (famous for the discovery of Peers Cave) and we’ve looked at the wildlife and sand dunes in our Valley. Tying into Peers Cave, sand dunes and the wildlife, we decided it would be a[Read More…]

by November 19, 2018 Grade 4
Tenacious Tennis Stars

Tenacious Tennis Stars

Term Four Tennis has been exceptionally successful with some fantastic results and performances across the board.  Many of our Tennis Players are multi-talented and find themselves playing a variety of Sport. This variety allows their general ball skills to continually develop. It has been pleasing to see their GRIT on display all season long. Our U11A Team has ended off the[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 Sport
Sensational Sun Valley Cricket Season

Sensational Sun Valley Cricket Season

What a term it has been for Sun Valley Cricket! Cricket has gone from strength to strength in recent years, with 2018 being no exception as we continued trailblazing our way to the top with phenomenal, consistent results throughout the season.                   Our cricket has come a long way and we are[Read More…]

by November 11, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
Statistically Grade 3

Statistically Grade 3

This week was all about collecting and collating data. What better way to make Maths relevant than to talk about yummy food flavours! As a grade, we spent some time researching each others favourite ice-cream flavours. The only information provided by the teachers were the ice-cream flavours. Other than that, each child had to walk around collecting the data on their own,[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 Grade 3, Primary
E-Colour excitement in Grade One!

E-Colour excitement in Grade One!

Last week the Grade 1s learned about the final E-Colour, red. The red E-Colour symbolizes the do-er. Someone with a strong red E-Colour is someone who takes action and likes to get things done. They usually also make good leaders as they ensure the task is completed and like to achieve their goals.    The do-er is someone who is decisive,[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 Grade 1, Primary
What would you sacrifice EVERYTHING for?

What would you sacrifice EVERYTHING for?

The Grade 10 students are exploring the politics of sport in Life Orientation, an incredibly topical area of interest currently. Names like Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid are suddenly part of political rhetoric in the United States, where these famous NFL players are using their fame to express their collective stance against police brutality and daily casual racism. In the[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 High School, Life Orientation