Visit to Asher Farm Sanctuary

Visit to Asher Farm Sanctuary Thank you to Taly Levy and all at Asher’s Sanctuary for hosting the Grade 6 visit on Friday 29 March. The children were inspired by the interesting information shared and enjoyed interacting with the animals. Thank you to Elliot for driving the group and to Teachers Demi and Anthea for accompanying the children. Thank…

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Presentation on Ancient Egypt and Dress Up

Presentation on Ancient Egypt and Dress Up A History Presentation on Ancient Egypt by Mighty Minds was thoroughly enjoyed by all the children and teachers.     Thank you to the wonderful staff and chefs at Eat et Cetera, for the most delicious Egyptian-inspired food and treats for the Pharoah’s Banquet Feast.   Congratulations to the following children who…

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Inter-House Swimming Gala Success

Inter-House Swimming Gala Success Congratulations to all on a wonderful and successful interhouse gala. We were thrilled to see so many parents who came to support and watch their children swim and appreciate the effort made. Congratulations to the Blue Topaz Team on winning the swimming gala overall based on all the swimming races combined. Well done to the…

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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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