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Sensational Sun Valley Cricket Season

Sensational Sun Valley Cricket Season

What a term it has been for Sun Valley Cricket! Cricket has gone from strength to strength in recent years, with 2018 being no exception as we continued trailblazing our way to the top with phenomenal, consistent results throughout the season.                   Our cricket has come a long way and we are[Read More…]

by November 11, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
Grade 6 Science Week – Bouncy Egg Experiment

Grade 6 Science Week – Bouncy Egg Experiment

Science Week! In Grade 6 we decided to experiment with eggs and vinegar to prove a hypothesis that eggs could bounce if it is pickled in vinegar for a period of four days. Below are comments from our children in the various classes with regard to their experiences during the experiments.       Comment from Grade 6 Brenner: Finding out[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 Uncategorized
Slick Pro-Cricket Skills

Slick Pro-Cricket Skills

The Annual Pro-Skills Cricket Tournament powered by All Rounder Academy, DP and Peter Butner Sports took place on a blustery day on Friday.    This popular event was attended by many of our local schools and clubs. The participants included Fish Hoek, Kronendal, Bergvliet, All Rounder Cricket Academy and more.   The afternoon included a competition at various skill specific[Read More…]

by October 17, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
Notice of the 2018 SVPS AGM

Notice of the 2018 SVPS AGM

Please see attached formal notice from the School Governing Body Chairman for the 2018 AGM, which will take place on Tuesday 25 September 2018. AGM Notice

by August 24, 2018 Uncategorized

Term THREE Sport Brochures

As Assessments approach, the Sport Brochures for Term Three will arrive. Hard copies will be sent home on Friday afternoon. Please see below a PDF version of the Brochure (Click on the Brochure which applies to your child)   Sunbird Sports Brochure – Term 3 – Winter 2018 SVPS Brochure – Term 3 2018 Silvermine Academy Brochure – Term 3[Read More…]

by June 1, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
National Netball Tour 2018

National Netball Tour 2018

Last week, our U12A and U13A Netball Girls set off Trinity House, Randpark Ridge to partake in the annual National Netball Festival. There were plenty nerves as the tour began with many students flying for the very first time. Upon arrival, the girls were greeted by freezing temperatures in Johannesburg.  Of course the debate on what to wear began –[Read More…]

by May 24, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
Terrific Trinity House Rugby Tour

Terrific Trinity House Rugby Tour

The First Team Rugby boys ventured off to the annual Trinity House National Rugby Festival last week. With this Tour only being the second group to attend this particular festival, we can proudly say that our boys set a high precedent for future “Vallians” to come. The boys gained a great deal of respect, not only on the field but off[Read More…]

by May 13, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
HOT Hockey Tour

HOT Hockey Tour

Another exciting chapter awaited the First team Hockey Girls 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 event. The teams ranged from schools far up north, to schools that travelled from Port Elizabeth to[Read More…]

by March 25, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
Punctuation creates meaning!!!??

Punctuation creates meaning!!!??

Ask any English teacher marking her sixtieth essay just how VITAL the correct use of punctuation is. Not only do these seemingly insignificant little symbols provide clarity to writing, they are also responsible for interpretation of meaning. The Grade 11’s recently worked on some sentences which were entirely devoid of any punctuation. Let’s just say they found interpreting any meaning[Read More…]

by March 23, 2018 English, High School, Uncategorized

Sunbird Sports Brochure – Term 2

Please click on the link below to access the Sunbird Sports Brochure: Sunbird Sports Brochure – Term 2 – Winter 2018

by March 16, 2018 Grade R, Uncategorized