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GRADE R to GRADE ONE  The BIG SHIFT for parents

GRADE R to GRADE ONE The BIG SHIFT for parents

The transition from Grade R (Reception) to Grade One (Formal 21st century Schooling) is traumatic for parents and natural for children.  Please read the brochure below to make sure you understand the role of PARENTS once children reach BIG SCHOOL. PDF Brochure: GR R to 1 SHIFTS 2018

by November 9, 2017 Uncategorized
Grade 10 Design students Create Awareness

Grade 10 Design students Create Awareness

The Grade 10 Design students addressed the issue of endangered species by creating headdresses for a fashion show. The brief of this project is aimed at a fashion company who needs the designer to create a ‘Headdress’ for a fashion show as fundraiser for endangered species. Students explored creative techniques to create these various headdresses.

by September 29, 2017 Design, High School, Uncategorized
9,95% increase in School Fees approved for 2018

9,95% increase in School Fees approved for 2018

CLICK on the PDF  document below for the 2018 Budget Newsletter SGB Newsletter BUDGET 2018 Approved

by September 27, 2017 Uncategorized
Save the Date – September & October 2017

Save the Date – September & October 2017

The September and October edition of Save the Date went home in school bags today! Incase you miss it, you can also view it here! Save the Date – September 2017 Save the Date – October 2017

by September 7, 2017 Uncategorized
Clothes for Life Campaign will make a difference in OUR community

Clothes for Life Campaign will make a difference in OUR community

Green bags filled with clothing for the underprivileged flocked through the Sun Valley Primary School gates this morning. Over the past two years, the Sun Valley Primary School family has gone out of their way to break collection records and change the lives of those in less fortunate communities. The project aims to uplift young, underprivileged entrepreneurs. Communities are given the opportunity[Read More…]

by August 14, 2017 Grade 7, Uncategorized
The Sea of Red takes over Cross Country ’17

The Sea of Red takes over Cross Country ’17

On Friday, Sun Valley, once again, took Cross Country to a whole new level. From the outset, the staff were incredibly excited, the students were pumped up, and the participation was quite phenomenal. With close on 1000 students attending the event from all over Cape Town it was bound to be an action-packed day. The parents turned up in huge numbers[Read More…]

by July 30, 2017 Sport, Uncategorized
What’s UP in Grade 3?

What’s UP in Grade 3?

Wow, it seems as though only yesterday we were ushering these fine young students into our class and teaching them how to cope with life at the top of their phase. Now, we are three terms in and having tons of fun learning! This term we have a wonderful line up of creative learning activities for our students to take[Read More…]

by July 27, 2017 Grade 3, Primary, Uncategorized
Save the Date – July & August 2017

Save the Date – July & August 2017

The July & August 2017 edition of Save the Date is on it’s way home! For those who prefer, the digital version is below – Save the Date – July 2017 Save the Date – August 2017  

by July 25, 2017 Uncategorized
Sublime Sun Valley Soccer Stars

Sublime Sun Valley Soccer Stars

During the holidays, the Sun Valley U13A Boys and Girls as well as the U13B Boys and Girls Soccer players set off to the fire-damaged region of Knysna for our annual Soccer Festival. Fortunately, the beautiful Rheenendal Fields on which we play, were untouched and the joys of the festival were able to continue. Driving into Knysna, the kids were[Read More…]

by July 24, 2017 Sport, Uncategorized
PJ Party Fun in Grade One

PJ Party Fun in Grade One

On Friday, 12 May, the Grade Ones excitedly got dressed for their first big school PJ party. Slippers in abundance and more onesies than you could count made for a very fun night. The Grade Ones arrived with much excitement and lots of laughter as they saw their teachers in PJs and classrooms ready for fun.      Once all[Read More…]

by May 24, 2017 Grade 1, Primary, Uncategorized