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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
U12A’s excel at Waterpolo Tour 2018

U12A’s excel at Waterpolo Tour 2018

The U12A Waterpolo boys and girls recently set off to Knysna to participate in the Oakhill Chukka Festival. This is a Waterpolo Tournament which takes place in the open water, to be more specific, in the Knysna Waterfront. We stayed at the beautiful Beauchamp Lodge, situated right on the Knysna Lagoon. The weather over the weekend was beautiful, the water was[Read More…]

by March 7, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
READY for a CRACKING year of Sun Valley Sport – SPORT BROCHURE 2018 Term 1

READY for a CRACKING year of Sun Valley Sport – SPORT BROCHURE 2018 Term 1

The Sport Brochure was sent home in the “Take Home Diary” today. Below, please find the information pages of the brochure  

by January 18, 2018 Sport, Uncategorized
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