11 December 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Listeriosis Outbreak in South Africa The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has released a situation report on a serious outbreak of Listeriosis in South Africa, but particularly in Gauteng. Listeriosis is a type of food poisoning caused by eating foods contaminated by Listeria bacteria and symptoms include fever, headache, muscle aches,…

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4 December 2017

General News – applies to all three phases End of Year School closes officially, for students, on Friday 8 December 2017 at 12:00. Aftercare will be provided, as normal, on Friday 8 December. School reopens for the next academic year on 17 January 2018. Warm Greetings Courtney Kids, Courtney House and Courtney College would like to take this opportunity…

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27 November 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Cambridge Academic Heads’ Conference On Thursday 30 November, Teachers Cara and Demi will be attending a Cambridge Conference in Bryanston, Johannesburg, for the entire day. Charity Collection of Baby Formula We are supporting the British High Commission with a charity collection to support them in collecting baby formula for lesser privileged…

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20 November 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Charity Collection of Baby Formula We are supporting the British High Commission with a charity collection to support them in collecting baby formula for lesser privileged families as well as organisations caring for abandoned babies. Any brand or type of baby formula is acceptable. Donations can be handed in at the…

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13 November 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Charity Collection We are supporting the British High Commission with a charity collection to support them in collecting baby formula for lesser privileged families as well as organisations caring for abandoned babies. Any brand or type of baby formula is acceptable. Donations can be handed in at the school offices. We…

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6 November 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Classroom Showcase Parents and students are reminded to view recent events and presentations on the website www.courtney.co.za under the classroom showcase link for each phase. Photos and interesting information are posted regularly. Grandparents and relatives living abroad can also see what the children are doing and enjoy some of the variety…

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30 October 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Relocations Parents are asked to inform the school offices of any possible relocations that may apply between now and June 2018 in terms of our foreign families returning abroad or moving on to a different international posting. Many of our classes have intense waiting lists and we would like to be…

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23 October 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Cambridge International Examinations We wish all our students, who are currently sitting their Cambridge International Examinations for the Primary Checkpoints; Checkpoints; IGCSE and A/AS-Levels, the very best of luck. Term Dates for 2018 Term 1                                 17 January – 20 March 2018 Term 2                                 9 April – 22 June 2018 Term 3                                …

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16 October 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Cambridge International Examinations We wish all our students, who are currently sitting their Cambridge International Examinations for the Primary Checkpoints; Checkpoints; IGCSE and A/AS-Levels, the very best of luck. Sad Farewell We extend best wishes to Teacher Debbie and Teacher Loriana, who will be leaving at the end of the year….

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9 October 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Term 4 Term 4 resumes on Monday 9 October and continues until Friday 8 December. We wish all our students a happy and productive term ahead. Welcome We extend a warm welcome to the new families who have joined us this term and hope that they will have a wonderful time…

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2 October 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Spring Holiday We wish all our families a safe and restful holiday. Term 4 resumes on Monday 9 October. Cambridge International Examinations We wish all our students who are due to write their Cambridge International Examinations for the Primary Checkpoints, Checkpoints/Lower Secondary; IGCSE and A/AS-Levels, the very best as they prepare…

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25 September 2017

General News – applies to all three phases Public Holiday There will be no school on Monday 25th September as it is Heritage Day, a South African Public Holiday (Bank Holiday). We wish all our families a happy and proud heritage long weekend. Spring Holiday School closes at 12:00 on Friday 29 September for the Spring Holiday. Term 4…

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