The above quote reinforces the saying that success is “1% inspiration and 99%   perspiration “. School work requires ongoing effort and application. The learners, who will be most successful this exam time, are those who apply themselves to their success every day.


Parent’s Evening for the Foundation Phase will take place on Thursday 26th June from 17:00 – 19:00 at which time Term 2 Reports will be handed out.

Senior Primary (Grade 4 – 7) Parent’s Evening will be held on Thursday 31st July from 17:00 – 19:00 and this will be by invitation only. Reports will be handed out to all Senior Primary learners on the 1st August.


The school fee tariff is R6 500 per learner per year and may be paid over 10 months. Payment options are as follows:

Full payment at the beginning of the year; or three pro-rata payments payable at the end of Term 1, 2 and 3; or ten monthly instalments of R650 (beginning January with the final (10th) instalment due end of October.

Payments may be made in cash, by cheque or via electronic banking. The school’s banking details are as follows: Standard Bank, Northcliff, Current Account Number 002954494, Branch Code 006305. Please use your child’s full name as reference.


Would those of you wishing to make a cash sponsorship donation (to assist indigent parents/learners to pay a portion of the 2014 school fees), please ensure that you indicate clearly on the cheque, deposit slip, Internet banking or envelope, that the amount is for SPONSORSHIP (SCHOOL FEES).


During the exams school will close at 12:00. Grade 1 – 7 learners who are not picked up by 12:20 will be seated

in the classroom until 13:00. PLEASE ARRANGE TRANSPORT!

Thank you for your co-operation.


School will close at 10:00 on Friday 27 June and will open for Term 3 on Monday 21 July.


Hardware/maintenance/plumbing R8 698, office stationery R2 191, Senior Phase books R2 911, sports R4 924 and transport R212.


A special appeal is made to parents to please donate any school/sports uniforms that no longer fit your children or that they no longer require, to the school Bargain Bin. Any donations would be much appreciated.


Please remember to support our business partners on a regular basis. We have received R28 024.82 this year.


Junior Girls: Winner: Kade McQuatter

Senior Girls: Winner: Sasha Dube Runner Up: Caitlin Readhead

Junior Boys: Winner: Rhys Meyer Runner Up: Liam Walters

Senior Boys: Winner: Rhys Meyer Runner Up: Chad Elliot


Learners must attend detention if so required.


All learners are to abide by the provisions of the Code of Conduct and it is the parents’ responsibility to ensure compliance. Copies of the Code are available from the school secretary.


Educators must ensure that they regularly report for duty and be punctual.


Parents must ensure that their child attends school each day, is punctual, and in case of absence, provide and explanation/reason(s) for such absence from school.


Learners undertake to practice tolerance within the context of interpersonal relationships in the school, particularly racial, cultural and religious. Tolerance and to respect the deep personal convictions of all.


Thanks to all parents who attended and enjoyed this great event. The results were as follows:

Grade 1 Girls:1st Chloe Matthew, 2nd Nikita Clark and 3rd Keabetswe Linala. Grade 1 Boys:1st Ntando Tuko, 2nd Matthew Burgess and 3rd Godfrey Khuvuthu. Grade 2 Girls: 1st Erin Williams, 2nd Erin Gilbert and 3rd Kamangu Chipowe. Grade 2 Boys: 1st Connor Anderson, 2nd Thando Sibiya and 3rdWesley van Wyk. Grade 3 Girls: 1st Liyah Doyle, 2nd Tyra Dunkin and 3rd Modupeola Ajiboye. Grade 3 Boys: 1st James Shirley, 2nd Senna Henson and 3rd Bailey Matthew. Junior Girls:1st Precious Akinbinu, 2nd Erin Meredith and 3rdTyla Wright. Junior Boys:1st Mark Shirley, 2nd Gareth Marsden and 3rd Liam Oliver. Senior Girls:1st Jabulile Mbanjwa, 2nd Jenna van Niekerk and 3rd Tarryn Batt. Senior Boys:1st Kyle Viede, 2nd Benjamin du Preez and 3rd Daniell Van Der Merwe.


HONEYDEW DRAPERS SCHOOL WEAR: Honeydew Shopping Centre, c/o Beyers Naude & Blueberry Streets, (011) 795-1617. Buy your winter uniform now and miss the rush!

KIDS CLUB: Every Friday night from 6pm – 7:30pm, at The Barn Christian Fellowship, cnr. Kelly Ave & Sylvan Road, Boskruin. A fun and safe environment for your kids to come to!! This week’s theme is “Neon praise party”. Entrance is free and Grade 1 – 7’s are welcome! Please note that this is the last Kid’s Club for the term. We will resume the Program on Friday 25 July.

STREAKS HAIR STUDIO: Fully equipped salon, reasonable prices, travel if more than 4 clients, individual attention, open public holidays, Saturdays and Sundays. Weddings and special occasions. Also offer Brazilian blow. Contact Karen on 083 628 5180.

MASTER MATHS: Problems with Maths? Master Maths (Grade 4 – Grade 12) can help! Individualised tuition. Enrol early for maximum benefit. Parkside Centre, Ostrich Road, Bromhof. Contact Brenda on (011) 791-3967.

Tutor for your home in 13 subjects. Call 082 378 3651 or (011) 792-7568, e-mail for YOUR success.

HOLIDAY CLUB: Kids – nothing to do this holiday? Don’t be bored! Come join our fun filled holiday club! From 14 – 18 July, 8:30 – 1pm (drop off from 7:45), at The Honeyridge Baptist Church, cnr Eastwood Ave and Knoppiesdoring Road, Randpark Ridge. Grade 000 – Grade 7, all welcome, no cost. For more information contact Bronwyn on 073 170 6772 or

RIDE FOR JESSICA’S FRIENDS: Please join hands with us and make a difference in a child’s life, join our team and make every pedal count. Please contact me to join our team riding the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge for a group of disabled children, you can make a difference. Contact Gary on 083 233 7131 or checkout our facebook page

CATERING NEEDS: Contact Suzyqskitchen for all your catering needs, snack platters, boardroom lunches, office parties, private parties and loads more. Contact us at

LOWER YOUR FUEL COSTS: Everybody is affected by rising fuel costs, there is a solution, XFT is a comprehensive fuel treatment that lowers fuel consumption, increases performance and prolongs engine life. E-mail Kim on or contact her on 073 680 9146 or e-mail or visit Try it out for yourself.

THE HELEN O’GRADY DRAMA ACADEMY: Runs its International Drama classes weekly in Randparkridge. Whether your child needs a confidence kick or just a great development activity – we have space for everyone! Contact Kelly on 083 410 2940 for a free trial lesson or visit

KIP McGRATH EDUCATION CENTRES: Is offering short courses in school readiness, junior & senior study skills, exam essay writing, English as a second language and intelligence development. We also offer an excellent track record and outstanding materials. We can help you improve your Maths, English, Afrikaans, Physical Science and Accountancy. Call Shereen for a free assessment on 071 685 5354 or visit

HOLIDAY CLUB: Join Weltevreden Chapel for their annual Holiday Club. Theme: Superbass FM, a music festival similar to the Voice, X-factor and Idols. From Monday 30 June – Friday 4 July, 8:00 – 13:30 at Weltevreden Chapel, cnr Jangroentjie Ave and John Vorster Road. Grade 1 – 7 all welcome. For more information contact Dané or Armandt on (011) 679-3042.

PRETTY IN PINK: We offer pamper parties for girls aged 4 – 12, our pampering includes facials, nails, foot treatments, “Pretty in Pink” pamper gift bags and more. Each pamper party is customised to fit your theme and age group. We’ll make you feel like a princess! For more information contact Dennilee on 082 384 7200.

42ND PRECINCT SECURITY: For services relating to security guards, armed response, access control, biometrics, electric fencing, gate motors, intercoms, CCTV and alarms. We do repairs and new installations. Service is guaranteed, maintenance contracts are offered, (011) 791-6340 or 083 650 0313.

DESIGNER BLINDS, FLOORS & DECOR: Situated at Randridge Mall. Exquisite laminates, vinyl and luxury vinyl tiles as well as beautiful carpets. We also offer an extensive range of blinds for your home and office as well as a selection of artwork and mirrors. Contact Wayne on 083 454 6511 for a free quotation.

RED DOOR MUSIC STUDIO: Are you musically inclined? Vocal training, piano and keyboard lessons will develop your creativity and confidence. Take lessons at our fully equipped studio in Bromhof, or in the convenience of your own home. Contact Amy at Red Door Music Studio or on 083 337 2702.

KARATE: Train with Norman Robinson 8th Dan. Develop concentration, mental focus and self-confidence. Builds speed, strength and stamina. Classes from 3 years old. For more details contact Kim on 082 841 5695.

Randpark Primary School