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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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music Congratulations to Rebecca Wallick on her outstanding performance on Friday evening! We are extremely proud of our little Rebecca and once again, congratulate her parents on her marvellous success. Children thoroughly enjoyed the visit to The Teatro Theatre at Monte Casino and it was a wonderful experience for the group to congratulate Rebecca after the…

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The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra Adam Szmidt and Derrich Gardner together with the Gauteng Philharmonic Orchestra presented a musical education programme directed specifically towards young children.The presentation included some famous compositions such as: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy by Tchaikovsky; Glow Worm Idyll by Lincke; Flight of the Bumble Bee by Rimsky-Korsakov and Trisch Tratsch Polka…

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Vincent Van Gogh ‘Starry Night’

Vincent Van Gogh ‘Starry Night’ Children have been studying the famous artist, Vincent Van Gogh, and have attempted the ever popular ‘Starry Night’ as part of their art theme.      

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