EDUCATION IS SERIOUS
Embrace the concept of praise and blame with regard to your child. Both are developmental.
END OF YEAR EXAMS
|DATE||GRADE 4 – 6||GRADE 7|
|WEDNESDAY 12 NOVEMBER||none||SESSION 1: ENGLISH 2
SESSION 2: ENGLISH 1
|THURSDAY 13 NOVEMBER||ENGLISH 1||SESSION 1: AFRIKAANS 2
SESSION 2: AFRIKAANS 1
|FRIDAY 14 NOVEMBER||AFRIKAANS 1||SOCIAL SCIENCE 1: HIST|
|MONDAY 17 NOVEMBER||SOCIAL SCIENCE 1: HIST||MATHEMATICS|
|TUESDAY 18 NOVEMBER||MATHEMATICS||NATURAL SCIENCE|
|WEDNESDAY 19 NOVEMBER||LIFE SKILLS||TECHNOLOGY|
|THURSDAY 20 NOVEMBER||NATURAL SCIENCE & TECH||EMS|
|FRIDAY 21 NOVEMBER||ENGLISH 2||ARTS & CULTURE|
|MONDAY 24 NOVEMBER||AFRIKAANS 2||SOCIAL SCIENCE 2: GEO|
|TUESDAY 25 NOVEMBER||SOCIAL SCIENCE 2: GEO||LIFE ORIENTATION|
At the AGM meeting held on the 22nd October we did not get a quorum of 214 parents with the result being that the AGM will now take place on the 12th November at 19:00 in the hall where no quorum is needed in order to approve some of the resolutions. See you there.
CLEANERS CHRISTMAS HAMPERS
It is a tradition at our school that parents contribute towards a Christmas hamper for our cleaning staff as a way of conveying to them our sincere thanks for the wonderful work they do during the course of the year. It will be greatly appreciated if each learner could bring to school one or more non-perishable item as a contribution.
MY SCHOOL CARD
Please remember to support our business partners on a regular basis. We have received R47 278.63 this year.
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).
COMPULSORY SCHOOL FEES – 2014
Your compulsory school fee commitment of R6 500 per learner for 2014 is due in full by Friday 31 October. Any school fee account not settled in full by this date will be handed over and legal action instituted.
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.
CLOSING TIME FOR TUESDAYS – TERM 4
As from TUESDAY 14 OCTOBER the school will close every Tuesday at 13:30 for the Senior Phase (Grade 4 – 7). This is due to the fact that we are not writing Cycle Test this term. The Grade 1s and 2s will finish at 13:00 and the Grade 3s at 13:30 as usual.
CLOSING TIMES DURING EXAMS
As from Monday 17 November to break up day, 10 December the school will close at 12:00 daily. Parents are requested to make transport arrangements in order for the learners to get home early and study. Learners who are waiting for transport will not be allowed to loiter around outside the school; they will remain inside the register classes until their transport arrives.
Consumable stock R3 733, kitchen supplies R1 207, office stationery R415, sports R683 and transport R1 294.
Monday 3 November:
- Open A vs Charterhouse (Away)
- Open B vs Risidale (Away)
- Open C vs Kings School (Home)
Tuesday 4 November:
- U9A vs Charterhouse (Away)
- U11B vs Northcliff (Home) NB: Still to be confirmed
Wednesday 5 November:
- U10A vs Charterhouse (Home)
- U10B vs Northcliff (Away)
Thursday 6 November:
- U11A vs Charterhouse (Away)
- U9B vs Kings School (Home)
Friday 7 November:
- A-Team (De La Salle)
- B-Team (Trinity Little Falls)
- A-Team: Rand Park came 4th.
- B-Team: Rand Park came 4th.
- Senior Girls vs Trinity B and lost 11 – 70
- Senior Girls vs Unika and lost 15 – 66
- Senior Boys vs Kings Robin Hills and lost 32- 50
- U10A vs Risidale and won by 101 runs
- U10B vs North West Christian School A and lost
- U11A vs Risidale and won by 35 runs
- Open A vs Risidale won by 6 wickets
- Open B vs Charterhouse and lost by 7 wickets
- Open C vs Cliffview and won by 60 runs
HONEYDEW DRAPERS SCHOOL WEAR: Honeydew Shopping Centre, c/o Beyers Naude & Blueberry Streets, (011) 795-1617. Miss the back to school rush and buy your summer uniform now!
LITTLE OTTERS SWIMMING: Give your child a gift for life. Learn to swim in a heated outdoor pool. Lessons from Monday – Saturday (adults and children). Prevent drowning – learn to swim. Contact Tracy on 083 345 9252.
CREATIVE MINDS: Fun and easy computer training for adults, we specialize in teaching beginners up to advanced. Within no time you will be able to: type letter, help your children with their school tasks, browse the Internet and use email effectively, work from home, better your chances in the job market. Call us today for a free introduction lesson, (011) 781-4832 or 083 232 6608.
ON STAGE PERFORMANCE ARTS COACHING: Register before 28th November for our fun Speech & Drama sessions for 2015! An incredible opportunity to develop children’s creativity and confidence in speech and drama, we’ll prepare them for school talent shows, Eisteddfod, SA Champs and Trinity College. We coach children from Grade 1 – 12. Contact Miri on 061 490 0795 or email: email@example.com.
DOMESTIC: Verta is looking for full or part time work, please contact her on 061 108 3311.
STUDENT’S SCHOOLWEAR & SPORT: For the best prices on quality school wear, skate, surf wear and stationery. Efficient and friendly service. All uniform in stock. Open 7 days a week. Trinity Village Shopping Centre (opp Trinity School). Contact (011) 795-4305 or www.studentsschoolwear.co.za
TRANSPORT: Safe and reliable. Owner driver, extra-mural and exam pick ups. 10 Years experience. Please contact Vera on 072 433 4830.
DOMESTIC: Christina is looking for full or partime work. Please contact her on 079 942 6364.
TRANSPORT: Transport available for next year, morning and afternoons. Contact Joanne on 071 295 9019 or (011) 791-3545 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
TUTORING AVAILABLE: Current grade 12 learner at Rand Park High School offering tutoring in all subjects for grades 1 – 9. Available to start immediately. For further details please contact Keagan on 061 399 6030 or Tracy on 084 512 7718.