Tuesday February 19 2019

Newsflash 19/2/19

Dear Parents and Guardians, 

Parents Assembly AGM: Will start at 11:30am in the school hall tomorrow. 

Signing Out Arrangements: There will be a signing out desk based in the hall between 11am and 11:30am tomorrow. After that, signing out will be done from hostel. A reminder that we must have received a signed letter indicating your child’s travel/signing out arrangements if you or someone on your child’s signing out list are not coming in person to collect your child. These signed letters should be received by the end of day today. A signed letter is not necessary where you have confirmation from us of your child’s booking on one of our school buses. 

Exeat Weekend Buses: You need to have received confirmation of your child’s booking on the exeat weekend buses in order to be sure that your child has a seat as places were limited. Please liaise on admin@mcc.ac.zw if you have any queries. 

Harare Bus – Should arrive at Prince Edward School tomorrow between 5-5:30pm. Note that staff will only stay on hand until 5:45pm. Pupils should be back at Prince Edward School by 11:30am on Monday. The bus will not wait for those who are late. 

Bulawayo Bus – Should arrive at KFC between 2-2:15pm tomorrow. Pupils to be back at KFC by 1:15pm on Monday. 

Hwange-Victoria Falls Bus – Should arrive at Cresta Spray View between 4-4:30pm tomorrow. Pupils to be back at Cresta Sprayview by 6:55am on Monday. 

Exeat Weekend National Sporting Trials: 

Boys tennis – 15s and Under will be playing at St Johns College and the U19s will be playing at Prince Edward School from Friday to Sunday. Those using school transport will leave Gweru on Thursday at 11:45pm and will return on Monday by about 12noon. Teacher in Charge is Mr Jaravani – 0773 557 849.

Cricket – U14s will be playing at Lomagundi, U15s will be playing at Eaglesvale and U17s will be playing at Watershed. Players will leave school at 12:45pm on Wednesday and should be back at school on Sunday by 1:30pm. Teacher in Charge is Mr Stoddart – 0772 985 381. 

Boarder Requirements: As your child returns from Exeat weekend, may you provide your child with 20 clothes pegs to use to hang their casual clothes on their washing lines. Pegs are to be labelled. 

Interhouse Gala: Note that this has been postponed to Monday 4 March to accommodate the ongoing inter-districts athletics competitions. 

Interhouse Senior Public Speaking Results: Congratulations to all who took part in the Interhouse Senior Public Speaking Competitions. Individual results were as follows:

1st – Gamuchirai Munyaka

2nd – Rufaro Chikarango

3rd – Tinevimbo Chaibva

House results were as follows:

1st – Crown

2nd – Martial

3rd – Bateleur

Reflection: “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way, you will fulfil the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2 (NIV)