Thursday August 4 2022

Newsflash 29/7/22

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Celebrate with us: The London College of Music practical examination results are in and we are delighted to announce a 100% pass rate AND pupils received Distinctions! Congratulations to the following:

  • Nick Milanzi (Grade1 Drum Kit – Distinction)
  • Maxwell Zondo (Grade 1 Classical Guitar Recital – Distinction)
  • Daniel Napata (Grade 1 Piano – Distinction)
  • Theodore Masi (Grade 2 Saxophone – Distinction)
  • Oswell Chikadaya, Zivai Mwenje, Nick Milanzi, Maxwell Zondo, Daniel Napata (Grade 1 Pop & Rock Band – Distinction)

Congratulations: To the winners of yesterday’s Interhouse Quiz competition – Anotidaishe Munda, Khimathi Ncube, Kundai Chihava and Elizabeth Maphosa. 

Over all House positions:

1st – Bateleur

2nd – Martial

3rd Crown

End of Term Consultation:  Will take place for all Form 4, Lower 6 and Upper 6 pupils on Thursday 4 August between 8am and 1pm in the high school classrooms. Parental attendance is expected. For further details, Please refer to separate letter which was sent for further details.

Form 4 Parents Forum: A reminder that we ask all Form 4 parents to join us at 11am on Thursday 4 August in the school hall for this important meeting. Note that parents will be expected to sign the register for this meeting. 

End of Term Arrangements: Term 2 ends on Thursday 4 August. Form 1, 2 and 3 boarders may be collected from school between 8am and 1pm on this day. Day scholars for these forms are not expected at school on 4 August. Form 4, Lower 6s and Upper 6s are to leave for the holidays on completion of Consultation with teachers. Please note that all pupils are to be collected by 1pm on Thursday 4 August. We also ask that you respect the end of term programme and do not ask for early release of pupils. 

Speech Day: Please plan to join us for our Speech and Prize Giving Day scheduled for Friday 30 September at 9am. This is our pinnacle event, and is an especially poignant one for our Leavers. 

Calendar Issues:

11 August – May-June AS & A2 Results Available

18 August – May-June IGCSE Results Available

5 September – Boarders Check in to Hostel (12noon – 5pm)

6 September – Lessons Start

7 December – Consultation for Form 1, 2 and 3s as well as Form 2 Forum. All pupils may leave for the holidays on this day. 

8 December – Term 3 ends

Term 3 Exam Classes & SWOT Leave

Please note that all of our examination classes will be doing SWOT from school. This means that Form 4 and Upper 6 Boarder pupils should only be collected from school at the end of their public examinations.

Upcoming Events:

Friday 29/7

  • Girls Hockey – 1st Team – Silver Girls @ Arundel – 12:30pm, 2:30pm

Saturday 30/7

  • Girls Hockey – 1st Team – Silver Girls @ Arundel – 9:30am, 12:30pm, 3:30pm
  • Netbals – 1st Team – ATS Netball Tournament @ MCC – 8:30am
  • Girls Basketball – U14s – Petra Tournament @ Petra – 8:00am
  • Girls Basketball – U15s, U16s & 1sts vs Girls College @ MCC – 8:30am
  • Chess vs Girls College @ MCC – 8:30am


“I sought the LORD, and He answered me and delivered me from all my fears. Those who look to Him are radiant, and their faces shall never be ashamed. Oh, taste and see that the LORD is good! Blessed is the man who takes refuge in Him!” 

Psalm 34:3-5, 8