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Study Study Study

Study Study Study

Yes, even as practical as design is, it still possesses a theory component. In this short, but sweet, week the Design students from Grade 10 through to 12 have been brushing up on their Design theory. Covering everything form the Design process to Art Deco and Post Modernists Design movements. The students are sure to ace their upcoming exams!

by May 2, 2012 Design
fitness

fitness

The past two weeks physical well-being was the theme for grade ten Life Orientation. After doing a few questionnaires to test our knowledge of and attitudes toward fitness, it was time to start working.  The grade tens were divided into pairs.  Each pair set to work to put together a fitness program that could easily be done at home, without[Read More…]

by May 1, 2012 Life Orientation
What Do You Value More?

What Do You Value More?

People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is because … Things are being loved and people are being used. The above quote has resonated with me for the last couple of weeks, simply because I see how our standards have been eroded more and more by the drive to[Read More…]

by May 1, 2012 Counsellor
HOCKEY Tournament in Knysna u13 Day 3 Saturday

HOCKEY Tournament in Knysna u13 Day 3 Saturday

Our u13 boys are having a great Tournament in Knysna.  They have played their games with enthusiasm and the behaviour has been exceptional. Coaches report regularly to me how well they are working as a team.  Well done guys! Today they played three games.  They lost to Grove 3-0 and drew against the Eastern Cape top hockey school, Hudson.  They[Read More…]

by April 28, 2012 Sport
Hockey Tour Day 1 and 2

Hockey Tour Day 1 and 2

On Thursday the U13 Hockey Boys set off on their tour to Knysna. The guys were incredibly excited and were dying to get there. The Team made two stops on the way to Knysna. The first was at Riviersondered where the boys got a chance to stretch their legs, have a toilet stop and grab a couple of snacks. The[Read More…]

by April 27, 2012 Sport
Chefs creating delicious treats to eat!

Chefs creating delicious treats to eat!

Our Hospitality students have just hosted their first Restaurant Evening of 2012. A fabulous meal was presented to invited family & friends of the Grade 12 students. Clear Tomato Soup with Miniature Meatballs *** Salman Fish Cakes *** Spiced Chicken Ballontine Potato Pinwheels Glazed Chanteray Carrots Fenugreek Spinach *** Berry Jelly and White Chocolate Panacotta Coffee & Shortbread It was[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 High School Principal

Music to our Ears

The attached video is Cole Faraday playing “The Mazurka” by I. Berkovich from The Royal Schools of Music Grade 2 Examination Book.

by April 26, 2012 Music
Making A Digital Difference in Grade 7

Making A Digital Difference in Grade 7

The Grade Seven teachers are very excited with their new teaching tool. We received training on our Inter-Active White boards on Monday, 23 April and we could not wait to show off our skills this week. The Interactive whiteboards were showcased to visitors at our Science and Technology Expo Day. The visitors witnessed the Grade 7’s busy on their ipads[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 7

Nog ‘n gedig oor praat

Caymin en Ian het verlede week vir ons hulle voorlegging oor ‘n gedig gedoen. Die gedig se naam is “Talle Tonge” en julle kan hulle les sien deur die meegaande Skakel te volg. (Caymin and Ian did their presentation about a poen last week.  The poem is called “Talle Tonge” – it means many tongues – and their lesson can[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Afrikaans
Busy, busy,busy this week!!!

Busy, busy,busy this week!!!

Grade 10 learnt all about cells and plant tissues. Boring??? Not if you have to find leaves, coat them with nail varnish, put cello tape over, pull it off again and then,  hopefully, have a good template to stick onto the microscope slide. Success rate and bruised ego’s??? You don’t want to know…..Grade 11, with a double period to allow[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Life Science