World Storytelling Day and Human Right’s Experience

World Storytelling Day and Human Right’s Experience The children thoroughly enjoyed all the activities planned for this special day. Well done to all the children who really went to a huge amount of effort in dressing up as their favourite storybook character, the costumes were amazing. Each class prepared a re-enactment of a famous story or fairy tale. The…

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Mini Valentine’s Ball

Mini Valentine’s Ball Success Thank you to Teachers Anthea, Demi, Natasha, Sheri-lee, Chloe, Danielle, Marlize and Allison for the wonderful Mini Valentine’s Ball which was held at the primary campus on the evening of Friday 15 February. All the children looked spectacular in their semi-formal attire and went to great lengths with their outfits and accessories.      …

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Valentine’s Day Dress Up

Valentine’s Day Dress Up Success All the Courtney House children looked so bright and amazing in their Valentine Dress Up outfits. The fashion parade was a huge success. As part of an Art activity, children made beautiful heart decorations for the ornamental tree at the entrance. A fun day was enjoyed by all.      

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Tshepang Care Centre Visit

Tshepang Care Centre Visit Thank you to Mrs Fezeka Motsatse for assisting in arranging the visit of the children from Tembisa who spent the morning with the Courtney House children. This was a heart-warming and wonderful experience for all involved. A special word of thanks is extended to Mariechen from Y-Sports for the obstacle course and physical games and…

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Entrepreneur’s Day Success

Entrepreneur’s Day Success Congratulations to the following children who made the most profit at the entrepreneur’s day which took place on Thursday 16 August: First Place                         Rebecca Wallick          (Grade 4) Second Place                   Terry Mabuni                 (Grade 6) Third Place                       Lesedi Mahlangu          (Grade 6) The event was a huge success and we thank all the children who participated…

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Puppet World Presentation

Puppet World Presentation On Tuesday, 24 July, children thoroughly enjoyed the puppet show type presentation on “The Big Five” with a large amount of focus dedicated to rhino conservation.  

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“Save-the-Rhino”

 “Save-the-Rhino” A special and sincere word of thanks is extended to Teacher Jo for her informative presentations on Friday 20 July. During these presentations, children were engaged in activities dedicated to draw awareness to this desperate cause.    

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Entrepreneur’s Day Success

Entrepreneur’s Day Success On Wednesday, 20 June, the children In Reception Year, Grades 2, 3 and 5 had their Entrepreneur’s Day. This was an incredible experience for the merchants as well as the buyers. Well done to all the children who participated with such eagerness and enthusiasm. Tons of interesting items were on sale including home-baked goodies, pancakes, doughnuts,…

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Decorate-a-Doughnut Day Success

Decorate-a-Doughnut Day Success On Friday 15 June, children were able to purchase a plain doughnut and choose from a variety of toppings to decorate their doughnut. This was such a huge success filled with excitement and loads of sugar!   Thank you to all the children who participated and made it such a memorable experience. A special word of…

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Henri Rousseau’s Fantasy Jungle

Henri Rousseau’s Fantasy Jungle The new art theme has encouraged children to study the life and background of French artist Henri Rousseau through ‘Henri Rousseau’s Fantasy Jungle’.      

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The Excalibur Experience

The Excalibur Experience Children in Grade 3 to 6 attended this History Presentation on Wednesday, 9th May. The children thoroughly enjoyed the entertaining presentation and learnt a lot about Medieval History. Well done to all the children who dressed up in their Medieval costumes, but especially, Beatrix Grignon (Grade 3) who was awarded a prize for “Most Appropriately Dressed”….

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Leaf Art

Leaf Art This Art Theme was based on “Leaf Art” whereby children had to incorporate the beautiful colours of Autumn leaves in an array of different techniques to create an art piece

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