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Irresistible Inter-House Sport

Irresistible Inter-House Sport

The first few weeks of 2019 have been full of Inter-House Sport. We have been blessed with beautiful Cape Town weather, and we have taken full advantage of it by hosting two stunning Inter-House Events. One of the focus areas of our theme is  “Falling inlove with the Process”. This means to place more emphasis on the hard work, the[Read More…]

by January 31, 2019 Sport, Uncategorized
Travelling back in time

Travelling back in time

The question on our minds this term is “where does my family come from originally?” We have discovered that our ancestors have come from all over the world; from Britain, Madagascar, Holland and all the way to France and many more in between. It’s been such an adventure working through our countries’ timeline and history. Thematics is all about making connections with[Read More…]

by January 31, 2019 Grade 5, Primary, Uncategorized
SVPS SGB By-Election – 06 February 2019

SVPS SGB By-Election – 06 February 2019

As we did not have a quorum at our By-Election meeting this week, a second By-Election Meeting (no quorum required) will take place on Wednesday, 06 February 2019 @ 07:45am. Notices and nomination forms were sent home in diaries yesterday, and a copy is available here – By-Election 06 Feb 2019

by January 30, 2019 Uncategorized
SVPS Governing Body By-Election Notice

SVPS Governing Body By-Election Notice

Official notice of the School Governing Body By-Election for Parent Representatives will be sent home in Grade 1 – 7 diaries today. A copy of the notice is available here – By-Election Notice Additional nomination forms may be collected from Reception during office hours. We look forward to seeing you at the election meeting!  

by January 11, 2019 Uncategorized
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