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What is Interchange?

What is Interchange?

“Are we going to all the classes today?” “Which class are we going to next?” “What is this thing where the children go to all the classes?!” These are common questions from the mouths of (Sunbird) babes! Every Thursday, the classes move in a clockwise direction to participate in activities prepared by the Grade R teachers, as follows:  Yellow Class:[Read More…]

by April 18, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Starting Term 2 with a BANG in Grade 3!

Starting Term 2 with a BANG in Grade 3!

Can you believe that Term TWO is already underway? Our Grade 3s certainly can! This group of legends have wasted no time diving straight back into the innovation, creativity, hard work and play that make up a school day at SVPS! Instilling a sense of belonging and making sure that each and every child feels safe and loved is a vital pre-requisite[Read More…]

by April 18, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
Shining in the SPOTLIGHT

Shining in the SPOTLIGHT

‘Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!’- Dr Seuss Grade 2 is a special year. This is the year of self discovery, exploration of differences and appreciation of each and every persons uniqueness. In order to help navigate through these times the teachers hold a day that we like[Read More…]

by April 18, 2019 Grade 2, Primary
A ‘riverting’ time in Grade 12

A ‘riverting’ time in Grade 12

The Grade 12s spent the day at Kirstenbosch Gardens conducting a River Study as part of their portfolio work for their final year of school!

by April 18, 2019 Geography, High School
SILVERMINE ACADEMY GRADE 8 TOUR

SILVERMINE ACADEMY GRADE 8 TOUR

At the start of Term 2, the Grade 8’s of Silvermine Academy High School set off to Knysna for the first ever Grade 8 Tour. After a seriously early start, the trip to Knysna was filled with fun, laughter and lots of loud music. We enjoyed a number of pitstops along the way where there students had the chance to play[Read More…]

by April 14, 2019 Grade 7, SMA Sport
Goals, Girls, Boys and BEAUTIFUL HOCKEY

Goals, Girls, Boys and BEAUTIFUL HOCKEY

Another exciting chapter awaited the First team Hockey Girls and Boys as they took on the best of what Hockey SA has to offer in the annual Knysna Hockey Festival, hosted by Backward Point Tours. Teams came from far and wide to attend this stunning event. The teams ranged from schools far up north, to schools that travelled from Port[Read More…]

by April 14, 2019 Sport, Uncategorized
Grade 6 – My Most Prized Possession

Grade 6 – My Most Prized Possession

The Grade 6s were tasked with a writing project to speak about their ‘most prized possession’ … In Grade 6 Brenner – Nathan Savides started with these words: ‘It’s not what you’d expect from a friend, but to me its more than just a friend. It’s a true friend. Yes, it’s my soccer ball, but it isn’t simply a ball….” In Grade 6[Read More…]

by April 11, 2019 Grade 6, Primary
Where does my surname come from?

Where does my surname come from?

Term 2 is off to a busy start for our grade 5s as they delve into the meaning behind their surnames and try to discover more about themselves and their families. As part of the Grade 5 English curriculum, the learners have been given the task of constructing a project that explores their personal heritage and they have all had a lot of[Read More…]

by April 11, 2019 Grade 5, Primary
CHAMPIONS SHIELD 2019

CHAMPIONS SHIELD 2019

What a spectacular weekend of Sport as Sun Valley hosted the 5th annual Champions Shield Tournament. The event comprises of U13 Boys Soccer, U13 Five-a-Side Girls Soccer and Netball. The event took a slight twist this year with the netball taking place on the brand-new multi-sport Astro. With only an hour to go until the Tournament began, the SVPS staff[Read More…]

by April 10, 2019 Sport
Sun Valley Group of Schoosl – Term One Newsletter

Sun Valley Group of Schoosl – Term One Newsletter

What an amazing Term One it has been! If you missed out on a paper version at Parentline tonight, click on the link below to check out the Sun Valley term 1 Newsletter Sun Valley Newsletter – Term 1