NEWSLETTER NO. 21 WEDNESDAY 03 OCTOBER 2018
I hope you have managed to have some good quality time with your children over the Jewish Holy days. We are now in for a very busy rest of the term. Please make sure your children have plenty of water to drink to keep them hydrated during the hot months of summer.
CLASS CHAT GROUPS
Please remember that these chat groups were set up to improve communication, to tell parents of information regarding school matters.
They are not a forum for personal opinions. Please remember to use the correct channel of communication and if you have a query or complaint please see the person concerned.
JUNIOR MUSICIANS IN THE MAKING
This concert will be held on Friday 5th October at 1.15 pm in the J.P. Hall. Children from Grades One to Four will be performing and all parents are welcome to attend. The senior concert will be held on Friday 2nd November at 1.15 pm.
GRADE SEVEN ZIMSEC EXAMINATIONS
The Grade Seven pupils will be writing the ZIMSEC examinations from Monday 1st October to Friday 12th October. We wish them clear thoughts and easy recall of all their hard work.
Well done to all our graceful dancers who completed graded examinations and were recently awarded their certificates.
Congratulations to Matthew Landman in Grade Seven for being awarded a National prize in the Prose section of Allied Arts. Matthew was also awarded the Overall Best Junior Writer Trophy. This is an amazing feat, well done, Matthew.
Congratulations also go to Kylana Muchatuta for being awarded an Honour’s Certificate for her delightful story about her best friend.
Well done to all the children who entered the Allied Arts Visual, Prose and Poetry competitions.
Results for Prose and Poetry
Grade Three Grade Five Grade Six
Delena Huang Jayden Will April Le Roux
Lisa Zhao Dishant Mangtani
SECOND GRADE PLUS
Grade Three Grade Four Grade Five
Matipaishe Mushekwi Alexia Levy Giovanna Jones Casper Ramaker
Grade Six Grade Seven
Sophie Spong Charlene Hambury
Grade Three Grade Four Grade Six
Aurien Le Roux Danielle Mashumba Lucy Roberts
THIRD GRADE PLUS
Grade Six Grade Seven
Maitashe Chikuni Hayley Ferreira
Sophie Spong Amy Kille
My thanks to Ms Le Roux for organising all the entries.
FRIENDLY SWIMMING GALA
There will be a Friendly Swimming Gala on Friday 12th October against Gateway, Convent and Hartmann House at home starting at 1.30 pm
Thank you to those parents who have already sent in a packet of biscuits. To those who have not, please we would appreciate a packet of biscuits from each child for home match refreshments and if you are able to provide a plate of eats for parents/coaches at home games, this would be most welcome.
This is open every Wednesday from 12.00 noon to 1.00 pm. Should you have any queries please contact Robyn Weare on +263774073186 email@example.com
TERM DATES 2019
Below are the term dates issued by Ministry of Education for next year. We have also included the proposed half term dates.
TERM ONE Start: 8 January Close: 11 April Half-term: 21 – 25 February
(21 Feb is a National Holiday)
TERM TWO Start: 7 May Close: 8 August Half-term: 21 – 24 June
TERM THREE Start: 10 September Close: 5 December Half-term: 18 – 21 October
Mrs S P Ellis