Group Principal

Retirement Announcement

Retirement Announcement

Click on the PDF Link below for the LETTER to the parents. Principal to Retire April 2019

by April 27, 2018 General, Group Principal, Primary

School Governing Body Meeting

As there was not a Quorum of 132 parents at the Nomination and Election meeting for the new Governing Body – the Electoral Officer, Mr Nelson Mafrika from Masipumelele High School declared that the meeting could not proceed. Notice of the Follow-up Meeting is in the PDF below, providing the SEVEN days notice period as prescribed. Please click on the[Read More…]

by March 5, 2018 General, Group Principal
Governing Body Elections

Governing Body Elections

  Notice is hereby given of the School Governing Body Election to be held on Monday 5 March 2018 at 19:30. We require FIVE parents to be elected to serve on the School Governing Body.  A forward thinking, modern, twenty-first century school is highly dependent on a dynamic group of five Parents who will join two Educators, one Non-Education and[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 General, Group Principal

SPORT and 6B Water Restictions

Click on the PDF Document below for the Letter from the CEO of the Group of Schools SPORT and 6B Regulations

by February 6, 2018 General, Group Principal

A Letter to my CLIENTS

Click on the PDF below for the letter from the Principal Exam Story

Welcome NEW Grade R 2018

Welcome NEW Grade R 2018

We welcome our new Grade R students of 2018.  Please click on the PDF link below for the Welcome Brochure. Play School to Grade R                                            

by November 5, 2017 General, Grade R, Group Principal, Pre-Primary
Swimming in the Drought

Swimming in the Drought

The crippling drought in the Cape has added a new pressure on our Swimming and Waterpolo performance.  With Level 5 Regulations, we are unable to fill our pools. Thanks to the amazing technology available today, we have been able to pump our ground water through a filtration system producing crystal clear water to keep our Pools full. This has come[Read More…]

by September 27, 2017 Group Principal
JOYLESS LEARNING

JOYLESS LEARNING

The first Formal Assessment Week of the academic year has come and gone.  Those who attended the NIGHT SCHOOL on Assessment will understand our strategy of growing minds to cope with high-stakes, anxiety-rich testing.  The purpose of Assessment Week in Grade 4 and 5 is only to teach students HOW to design a study timetable, how to revise work and[Read More…]

by June 8, 2017 Curriculum, Group Principal
New Students Info Brochure

New Students Info Brochure

If you are a new student in Grade 2-7 starting at Sun Valley on Wednesday 11 January 2017 or if  you are going into Grade 1 and never attended Sunbird Pre-Primary in Grade R, then this brochure is a useful summary of the Culture of Sun Valley.  School Culture refers to “The way we do things around here!”  And every school[Read More…]

by January 5, 2017 Curriculum, Group Principal
2017 CLASSES

2017 CLASSES

The classes for 2017 have been finalised and the students will meet their teachers on Friday in preparation for the new academic year. How do we divide our students? Sunbird Pre-Primary is divided into GENDER-BASED classes to ensure that our girls discover a love for Mathematics, Science, construction and other spatial activities like Sport and Engineering – which our boys[Read More…]

by November 29, 2016 General, Group Principal