Thursday November 2 2023

Newsflash 1/11/23

Dear Parents and Guardians,

May-June 2023 Cambridge Statement of Results and Results Certificates:

These documents have been received from Cambridge and are now available for collection from Reception. We ask that you, as the parent or guardian, comes to sign for and collect your child’s certificates. Please note that should you wish to send someone in your place, we need to have a signed instruction from you giving us permission to release your child’s certificate to your designated person. Please include their I.D. number. 

Note that these are valuable documents which should be safeguarded. Replacements are not easily obtained.

Boarder Signing Out:

Please be reminded that signing out requests should be received by Wednesday of the week concerned. Requests not received by this time may not be able to be processed. Please also take note of the upcoming compulsory events as listed in this newsflash and allow this to guide upcoming requests. 

Assessment 3 Results – Forms 1, 2 & 3:

Assessment 3 results are available for your viewing through the Senatical Portal. Please take time to log in and have a look at your child’s overall performance of late. 

A reminder that this portal allows you as parents to monitor your child’s marks in ‘real time’, not just when assessment results and reports are published. 

Herewith the link to the portal:

For assistance with Senatical please email

For any questions, queries or concerns around your child’s academic performance, please email

Internal Examinations:

These are currently underway for Form 3s, with forms 1 and 2 starting tomorrow.  The examination period ends on Thursday 9 November.

A reminder to please refer to the examination timetables previously sent for full details. Day scholars may be collected from 3:30pm during this time. On days when an examination ends after 3:30pm, pupils should be collected within 15 minutes of the end time of the examination.

Lower 6 Lesson Resumption:

A reminder that A2 lessons for all L6 students start on Wednesday 8 November. All Lower 6 students are to be in attendance. 

Form 4 and Upper 6 Clearance Processes:

A reminder that all Form 4 and Upper 6 students are to complete the school’s clearance processes within 24 hours of completion of their final examination. This process includes verification by all subject teachers and various departments that all school textbooks/property/equipment have been returned and that all is in order in your child’s living space in hostel, if they are a boarder. Completing this process in the timely manner expected will ensure no delays in departure gate passes or other administration related issues. 

Invitational Gala – Compulsory Event:

Our junior invitational gala with Petra and Goldridge will take place on Saturday 11 November. Note that this is a compulsory event for all Form 1, 2, and 3 pupils. Parents are encouraged to attend and support our Eagles. 

Global Leadership Summit – Compulsory Event:

We continue to be proud partners with the Global Leadership Summit in Zimbabwe and are pleased to once again have opportunity for all of our Form 1, 2, 3, Lower 6 students and all of our staff to be involved in this year’s global summit. 

Midlands Christian College is one of only 3 host venues in Zimbabwe. Invitation is open to our community to join us for the Gweru chapter of the Summit on Friday 17 November and Saturday 18 November at a cost of $40 per person inclusive of teas, lunches and summit materials. Bookings can be done with / 0777 733 029. For bookings to attend the Harare or Bulawayo chapter of the Summit – please refer to the contact details on the attached flier.  

Note that this a compulsory event for all Form 1, 2, 3 and Lower 6 pupils on 17 and 18 November.

Upcoming Events:

Fri 3/11

  • U15 Southern Region Selection Trials @ Girls College – 3pm

Sat 4/11

  • U15 Southern Region Selection Trials @ Girls College – 8am
  • Form 1, 2, 3 Dubai Leadership and Entrepreneurial Tour Departs


“The Lord is my light and my salvation—whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life—of whom shall I be afraid?” Psalm 27:1