CIRCUIT MANAGER VISIT

On Monday the Circuit Manager of circuit 5 interacted with our grade 7 learners under the theme of “CHANGE YOUR CHALLENGES INTO OPPORTUNITIES”. The core message during the interaction.

  • Acknowledge and embrace imperfections 
  • Replace the word failing with learning 
  • Stop seeking approval 
  • Cultivate a sense of purpose 
  • Celebrate growth with others 
  • Reflect all the time
  •  Use the word “YET” 
  • Constructive thinking 
  • Be optimistic 
  • Do not limit yourself 
  • Don’t give up 
  • Believe in yourself
  •  Find reasons to smile 
  • Read inspiring stories 
  • Associate with happy, positive people

COLLECTING LISTS

We are really encouraged by the number of learners who have already handed in a collecting list. The learners who have collected their R120.00 were given their incentive of a slab of chocolate for their effort. We want to keep the momentum going with this fundraiser and thus we require all learners to do their level best with this fundraiser.

SCHOOL UNIFORM

The school uniform remains the pride of the school. It creates a sense of belonging and gives us a sense of pride. Orders for uniform may also be placed at school or using the online shopping facility on the schools website. The school code of conduct gives clear guidance on this:

Boys:

  • Grey short pants or grey long pants.
  • White, short or long sleeved shirt.
  • School tracksuits in winter months only.
  • Regular black school shoes with grey socks ONLY.
  • Exceptions will only be made on casual days.

Girls:

  • School dress, school tracksuit. (grey trousers not allowed)
  • Regular black shoes with white ankle socks.
  • Plain navy blue scarves for MUSLIM GIRLS ONLY! Scarves to be worn in an appropriate and dignified manner.
  • Exceptions will only be made on casual days.

SGB NOMINATION FORMS

Be advised that nomination forms will be forwarded to all eligible parents as of  the end of March 2021.Please be reminded of the process, namely:

Be reminded only eligible parents can nominate and second, eligible parents on the 14th of April 2021.With respect to the new regulations we will require 5 parents to serve on the SGB. Please ensure that a duly completed nomination form is completed and that the proposer and seconder is present at the nomination. The school will require a quorum of 119 eligible parents for the process to be ratified. Should our quorum of 119 eligible parents not be reached on the 14th of April 2021 (between 3pm -7pm. We shall repeat the process with nominations gathered on the 14th of April being carried over to the 21st of April 2021 (between 3pm – 7pm). At this meeting a quorum will not be required for the process to be ratified by the school electoral officer.

COVID PROTOCOLS

WE ARE APPEALING TO ALL OUR PARENTS TO BE VIGILANT IN EXERCISING COVID PROTOCOLS BY DOING THE FOLLOWING:

  1. Refrain from sending learners to school after they  have failed the screening process (the screening questions are available on the school website under the TAB – Our school- COVID 19.
  2. Be forthcoming with the school with information in relation to being in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. Bear in mind – A RESPONSIBLE CITIZEN WILL DO THE RESPONSIBLE THING TO KEEP HIMSELF/HERSELF AND OTHERS SAFE.

Thought for the day

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you“ – Maya Angelou

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