Thursday May 23 2024

Newsflash 23/5/24

Dear Parents and Guardians, 

Car Park Courtesy:

A reminder to day scholar parents to please make use of parking bays in the high school car park; to not stop in the car park roads to drop off or pick up your children; and to exercise care and courtesy along the municipal-public roads leading to and from the school. 

Day Scholar Tea Break and Lunch Provision:

A reminder that the school offers the hassle-free option of providing tea break and lunches for day scholars. Lunches are offered Mondays to Thursdays for a total of $28 per fortnight. Tea break and lunches are offered Mondays to Friday – ending with break on Fridays for a total of $38 per fortnight. A sampling of some of the meals include:

Tea Breaks:

  • Cream Buns / Cinnamon Buns / Sticky Buns and Milk Sachets
  • Chicken mayonnaise / Polony / Cheese sandwiches and Juice 
  • Muffins and Juice

Lunches:

  • Chicken, Fresh Chips and a soft drink
  • Russian Rolls, Packet of chips and juice 
  • Roast Chicken, Rice, Salad and juice

Should you wish to pursue this option for your child, please visit the Cashier’s window to make payment. Please note that the minimum period is two weeks. 

Zimbabwe U14 Inter-Provincial Tournament:

We are privileged to once again be hosting the rugby age group trials for the national U14 team. Come along and support our nation’s young talent battle it out for their place on the national team. 

Celebrate with Us – First in SADC:

Huge congratulations to Tinotenda Nyamondo who came first in the SADC region in the Life Sciences category of the South African Science Olympiad. His prize included a brand new lap top! 

Celebrate With Us – Central Province Rugby:

The following Eagles are part of the Central Province rugby teams taking part in national trials this weekend. We wish them all the best!

U14s:

Christian Mandoreba; Tafara Gwimbi; Jevon Chatikobo; Ethan Ndlovu; Sebastian Magosvongwe and Nathaniel Deysel.

U17s:

Adrian Mandovha; Nathaniel Tandi; Michael Muchirahondo; Junior Maligo and Honest Makiwa

U18s:

Eugene Mashongera; Maxwell Zondo; Theodore Mubata and Ashleigh Tapfumaneyi

Celebrate With Us – Midlands Province Girls Hockey:

Congratulations to the following Eagles who have been selected into the Girls’ Midlands Hockey Team. We wish them well as they proceed to try out for the Central Province trials to be held at Kyle College next week.

U16

Lara Horovi; Chiedza Majoni; Mutsa Magadza; Tariro Chinyama; Xuexin Li; Tavonga Hlatywayo; Kudiwanashe Machekera; Latasha Machipisa; Anouya Mhangami and Matipa Mapasure

U18 

Vongai Garikai; Gamuchirai Kamuzonde; Jessica Manhambo; Juniour Indala; Rutendo Ndoma and Zanele Mashava

Upcoming Events:

Friday 24/5

  • African Attire Civvies Day
  • Old Mutual Quiz Competition @ Anderson – 0800hrs
  • U14 Rugby IPTs @ MCC – 1330hrs
  • U17 & U18 Rugby IPTs @ Lomagundi – 1330hrs

Saturday 25/5

  • U14 Rugby IPTs @ MCC – 0800hrs
  • U17 & U18 Rugby IPTs @ Lomagundi – 0800hrs
  • U20 Girls Basketball Central Province Trials @ MCC – 0800hrs 
  • MCC Cultural Evening @ MCGS Hall – 1800hrs – 200hrs

Reflection:

“Even to your old age and gray hairs. I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you.” Isaiah 46:4 (NIV)