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Back to School Night

Back to School Night

The start of a new year means that not only do the children and teachers have to return to school, but the parents do too! What a turn out we had and trying to fit all the parents into the tiny desks was a bit of a laugh. The parents and the teachers now know what to expect and look forward[Read More…]

by February 9, 2012 Grade 2
Great start to the year.

Great start to the year.

Thank you to all the parents who attended our Back to School, Night School and New Parents Social. It was great to meet you all face to face. We are going to have a great year together. Please keep the communication lines open. To view more pictures click here.

by February 9, 2012 Grade 3
Grade One projects

Grade One projects

There was much excitement and anticipation in the Grade One classrooms this week. The children have been very busy making their projects and have to present them to the class as an oral. They will be displayed in the classrooms and passages for you to see shortly. To view more photos click here

by February 9, 2012 Grade 1
Creativity in the classroom.

Creativity in the classroom.

    Keeping with our theme “My Heritage”, Grade Three’s had fun making Funky Family photo frames. Our end products will be displayed in our passage. To view more pictures click here.

by February 9, 2012 Grade 3
Blast off to “Big School” Grade One 2012

Blast off to “Big School” Grade One 2012

We are in “Big School” now! The Grade Ones are full of smiles and settling well. School is such fun! Watch us soar, as we “Blast off to Big School.”   To view more pictures click here.

by February 9, 2012 Grade 1

Valentine’s Ball

We are looking forward to hosting our Valentine’s Ball on Friday, 9 February. Our theme this year is ‘Glow in the dark’. It looks set to be a festive function, starting at 7:30pm and ending at 11:30pm, in our Group of Schools Hall. Cool drinks, snacks and glow in the dark novelties will be on sale.

by February 9, 2012 High School Principal
Grade 4s Interacting with Ms Christie-Blick’s blog

Grade 4s Interacting with Ms Christie-Blick’s blog

This is our second time in the IT Centre in preparation for our Global Citizens for Biodiversity project linking us with our American Fourth Grader peers.The Grade 4s have completed two surveys on the internet. Survey One tested their knowledge of America, survey Two tested their knowledge on Natural Science.We have had a chance to view Ms Christie-Blick’s blog http://staff.socsdblogs.org/christieblick and had fun[Read More…]

by February 9, 2012 Grade 4
Parents and Teachers in Partnership.

Parents and Teachers in Partnership.

Over 200 parents attended the Night School on Homework. Responding to an invitation from the Grade Heads a bumper crowd of committed parents packed into the hall facilitating the addition of extra chairs to accommodate everyone. After some input regarding the value of homework and the optimal conditions for successful homework sessions, the parents joined their Grade Heads to hear[Read More…]

by February 9, 2012 Curriculum
Golden Bird Society

Golden Bird Society

The Golden Bird Society started this week. Excitement was in the air, as 20 learners attended this exclusive club. We are looking forward to this term as we extend ourselves and learn more about computers.  

by February 8, 2012 Digital
Starting the year off well

Starting the year off well

The Grade 6’s have adapted well to their new grade.  They are thoroughly enjoying  their first setwork book, Tomas, and they often beg their teachers to read further.  They are also eagerly working on their first Assessment Task which is based on People at the Cape during the 18th Century.  This links up beautifully with Tomas, helping them to better understand[Read More…]

by February 8, 2012 Grade 6