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Notice of AGM – 2017

Notice of AGM – 2017

The AGM notice has gone home in diaries today. We hope you can join us on Tuesday, 26 September 2017 @ 19:30.

by August 25, 2017 Admin and Finance
Technology: ‘Bean’ there … LOVED it!

Technology: ‘Bean’ there … LOVED it!

It has been a whirlwind of a term so far. The Grade 2 boys and girls have had the opportunity to plant their own beans. Some beans have flourished with just the right of water, sunlight and love. Other boys and girls have experienced some heartache, because their bean hasn’t faired so well. They have been observing the beans growth[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 Grade 2, Primary
Grade 3’s… To Infinity and Beyond

Grade 3’s… To Infinity and Beyond

On Monday the 21st August the Grade 3’s were privileged enough to be visited by the Cape Town Mobile Science Centre’s Travelleing Planetarium. Each class was able to have a turn to enter into the blow-up dome to spend some time travelling through our solar system. As they entered the dark dome they were instructed to get comfortable, lay back and[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 Grade 3, Primary
Grade Ones learn through PLAY at Kirstenbosch

Grade Ones learn through PLAY at Kirstenbosch

This week our Grade Ones went on their Term Three field trip to Kirstenbosch Gardens. The children arrived very excited as they had been waiting for this day for a long time. In class they have learnt about the different parts of a plant and were ready to see what they had learnt in person.   Once at Kirstenbosch, the classes[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 Grade 1, Primary
Investigating photosynthesis in Life Sciences Grade 10

Investigating photosynthesis in Life Sciences Grade 10

After studying the process of photosynthesis intensely, the Grade 10 Life Sciences class did a practical investigation on the effect that different environmental factors have on the process of photosynthesis of a plant. Different plants were first placed into different environments and left over the weekend. Two plants with different types of leaves were put in a dark box, therefore no radiant[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 High School, Life Science
Mission for the future leaves a trail of Reputation

Mission for the future leaves a trail of Reputation

What is life if you have no purpose? We looked at the analogy of the little boat: the bow cuts into the water opening the way forward and the stern leaves a wake behind it. A Mission Statement for a company or individual gives the entity a purpose to forge on ahead leaving a trail of “Reputation.” The Grade 12[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 High School, Information Technology
All good things must come to an end in Business Studies

All good things must come to an end in Business Studies

The Grade 12 Curriculum is completed; only 1 piece of portfolio work due and the end is truly in sight.  All that now remains is the consolidation of 3 years of daily input.  And that is the toughest part.  It takes determination, organisation and self-discipline.  Grade 12’s you have all the resources necessary to make a great success of your school[Read More…]

Probability: What are my chances?

Probability: What are my chances?

Have you ever wondered as you look out your window what the chances are that it is going to rain that day? Or what is the possibility of me winning the Lotto? These questions and more can be theoretically answered through the study of Probability. Our Grade 11’s are busy working through this section at the moment in Mathematics. In[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 High School, Mathematics
The last hurdle in Afrikaans before FINALS!

The last hurdle in Afrikaans before FINALS!

The Grade 12’s are finishing off their last work and assessments before the Preliminary Exams start in a week.  A process writing essay is one of the last tasks that needs to be completed for their written portfolio.  Creative writing can be challenging for First Additional Language students so being able to use a dictionary and language notes when writing[Read More…]

by August 23, 2017 Afrikaans, High School
Look at our TECHNOLOGY in Grade 6!

Look at our TECHNOLOGY in Grade 6!

Technology is everywhere – interweaved in almost every part of our daily lives. It affects how we live, work, play, and most importantly how we learn. We are truly blessed to be part of a forward-thinking school who wants to improve teaching and learning through technology and who wants to help our students to be successful.   The addition of[Read More…]

by August 23, 2017 Grade 6, Primary