Friday May 17 2019

Newsflash 17/5/19

Term 2 Calendar – Please view the attached calendar for details of this term’s activities. Note that fixtures are confirmed on a weekly basis in this publication so be sure to stay up to date!

Harare Golf Day – We continue to extend the invitation to you, your friends and colleagues to join us for golf in Harare on Friday 24 May at Chapman Golf Club. Team entries are RTGS$400, and individual entries are RTGS$100 which are payable into the school accounts – referenced PA Golf Day. Please confirm participation on sport@mcc.ac.zw

Africa Day Family Bonding Day Invitation – We invite boarder parents to join us on Saturday next week – Africa Day – for some fun family bonding time and a traditional lunch. The programme will run from the hostel car park: 11am-4pm. Come dressed in African attire. Please note that we require lunch bookings by Wednesday next week. A small charge will be levied for the lunch – To be advised. Book on dndhlela@mcc.ac.zw

Thank you – To the various stakeholders who have come forward and have partnered with us in sponsorship of some first team sports kits for this season. Specific mention to be made of the Sibanda and Katsande families.

We still seek partners for Rugby, Hockey, Basketball and Netball. Please contact either the Sports Office or the Principal’s office to engage further. 

Robotics Team Jets Off – We wish the Robotics team all the best as they compete in California, USA. Sincere thanks to Savannah Travel for their assistance in logistics for this trip.  

Congratulations – To the ATS Girls and Boys Volleyball teams who competed in Zambia during the holidays with the boys team winning the silver medal. Picture of the MCC members of the team is below. 

Contributions Reminder – Items to go towards hampers for the various PA fundraising activities this term:

  • Form 1 – 1 x 2 litre dilute juice or 1 x 1litre box pure fruit juice
  • Form 2 – 1 x 2kg Sugar or 1 x 2kg rice or 1 x 2kg pasta
  • Form 3 – 1 x 500ml body lotion or 2 x tablets bath soap or 2 x tubes toothpaste
  • Form 4 – 2 x tinned foodstuffs
  • Lower 6 – 1 x 500ml mayonnaise or 1 x 500ml tomato sauce or other condiment sauce
  • Upper 6 – 2 x 500ml long life milk or 1 x  Box of Cereal  

Pupils sign these items in to their form teachers. Deadline – 10 June.

Upcoming Events 

  • Fri 17/5
  • 1st Team Boys Hockey League Matches @ KHS – 5pm
  • Sat 18/5
  • Netball U16s @ Goldridge – 8:30am
  • Debate @ Girls College – 8:30am
  • Rugby & Girls Hockey Central Province Trials @ Kyle – 9am
  • 1st Team Boys Hockey League Matches @ KHS – 8am
  • Volleyball U20 Girls and Boys St George’s Tournament @ St George’s College – 8am
  • Science Olympiad @ Hellenic – 2pm