The disciplining of any child by the parent is an act of concern and love. Children need firm, consistent guidance from the parent.


Thank you to all parents who attended the Foundation Phase Parents’ Evening.

Parents’ Evening for the Senior Primary (Grade 4 – 7) 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 principal and staff of Rand Park Primary would like to wish all our Muslim parents and children a Happy and Prosperous EID MUBAARUK.


To Mahela Moodaley who represented Central Gauteng in Judo and has achieved a gold medal in the SA Championships and therefore will be awarded his South African colours.


School will start at 7:30 EVERYDAY.

On Wednesday and Friday school will close at 13:30 (grades 4 – 7). PUNCTUALITY in the morning is essential for all learners.   THREE misdemeanours will result in a detention.


Capex R85 440, computer related expenses R6 498, Metro Services R61 506, paper R10 057, sports R701, hardware/maintenance/plumbing R5 218, swimming pool R3 267, toilets R1 909, transport R2 706, trips and shows R4 180.


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).

We thank the following parents /businesses for their sponsorship:

Kevin Elliot of Elliot Electrical for his donation of school t-shirts for new staff members.

Rob Weimar for his donation of track suits for new staff members.


Please remember to support our business partners on a regular basis. We have received R33 156.15 this year.



Monday 28 July:  RP U11 vs Maragon (Away)


Tuesday 29 July: Grade 4 – 7:  English

The Tuesday Group Test is very important as it makes up in Grade 4 – 6, 25% and in Grade 7, 60% of the term/year mark.  Learners must attend school on Tuesdays


Our annual Interhouse Athletic Day will take place on Wednesday 30 July.  Please join us on Wednesday in supporting the learners.  A letter with the relevant information was distributed to learners on Wednesday 23 July.


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.


Hair regulations must be strictly adhered to:

Girls  –  Hair that is shoulder length or longer must be plaited or tied up.  The fringe must be above the eyebrows and should not obscure vision.  Girls are not permitted to colour or tint their hair.  Only a few simple blue or white clips, bands, scrunches, ribbons, elastics or hair ornaments may be worn.  Gel, mousse, etc. is not permitted.

Boys  –  Hair must be neatly trimmed.  No hair is to extend below the natural hairline in the neck.  The fringe must be short and not obscure vision.  Gel, mousse, etc. is not permitted.  Hair may not be tinted/dyed.  Outlandish (flavour of the month) hairstyles are not permitted, e.g. step cut, undercut, wedge, afro, Rastafarian, dreadlocks, Mohawk, spiky, high tops, etc.


HONEYDEW DRAPERS SCHOOL WEAR: Honeydew Shopping Centre, c/o Beyers Naude & Blueberry Streets, (011) 795-1617. Huge winter special on the following:  boys and girls long grey trousers, girl’s tunic, and blue long sleeve shirt.

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 “Candy Crazed”.  Entrance is free and Grade 1 – 7’s are welcome!

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.

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.

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.

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.

TENNIS COACHING:  Professional tennis coaching is offered at the school tennis courts, Monday to Saturday.  Group as well as private lessons available.  All levels catered for, as well as adult coaching.  Contact Sharon or 083 256 1969.

ART CLASSES:  By renowned artist and experienced teacher.  B.A. (Art), B.A. Fine Art, Advanced Diploma in Fine Art, Higher Diploma in Education P.G. (Secondary) U.C.T. All Welcome.  Contact (011) 782-1686 or 072 179 6574.

NEW SPORTS APP WHOLESALE STORE:  For all your sporting requirements visit us at our new shop located at Boundary Corner, cnr. Malibongwe and Boundary Roads or for more information contact Lorri on 082 887 4227.

DIVORCE CARE FOR KIDS:  14 Week programme for children from 6 – 12 years.  Sundays 5:30 – 7:30.  The programme starts 17th August. Honeyridge Baptist Church, cnr. Eastwood Ave and Beyers Naude, Randpark Ridge, R8 000.  Contact Mal on (011) 026-6177.

TO LET:  2 Bed, 2 bath townhouse in Radiokop, pet friendly complex, open plan living, deck, small garden, parking for 4 cars, pool in complex.  For more information contact Nicki on 083 982 1987 or visit

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.

TO LET:  2 Bed, 1 full bathroom in Randpark Ridge, dog friendly complex, open plan, new kitchen, big garden, covered patio, enclosed carport for 2 cars. R8 000.  For more information contact Nicki on 083 982 1987 or visit

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.

DO YOU WANT TO BE A STAGE STAR?  Kidz Take Over Drama School runs acting courses for kids.  Students learn various skills for stage and at the end of the course all students star in a professional production at a theatre.  New courses starting August 2014.  For more info contact 082 871 0034 or

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