Thursday December 1 2022

Newsflash 30/11/22

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Junior Interhouse Swimming Gala: It’s been 3 years since we’ve had an Interhouse Gala. The house spirit was vibrant and swimmers of all abilities had a chance to compete. Thank you to the parents who joined us too! Congratulations to all involved!

1st Place – Bateleur

2nd Place – Martial  

3rd Place – Crown 

House Spirit Cup winners – Crown 

Form 3 Camp: Our Form 3 campers are having a busy time away. They should be back at school by 4:30pm tomorrow. 

HSK Chinese Examinations: A reminder that these will take place on Sunday 4 December. Pupils writing Levels 2 and 4 are to be at school at 8:30am and are to be collected at 10:15am. Pupils writing Levels 1, 3 and 5 are to be at school at 1pm having already had their lunch. Day scholars are to be collected from this examination at 3:15pm.

End of Term Arrangements Reminder: 

Monday 5 December 

  • No afternoon sports – School ends at 3:30pm. Day scholars are to be collected at this time. 

Tuesday 6 December 

  • Lower 6 Boarders (except for Stewards) are to be signed out for the holidays between 1pm and 5pm. Please do not make any travel arrangements or requests that fall before 1pm on Tuesday 6 December. Those who have siblings who are involved in Consultation may stay for the Tuesday night. 

Wednesday 7 December 

  • Consultation Day for all Form 1, 2 and 3 pupils and parents is between 8am and 1pm in the school hall. Parental attendance is expected. Boarders are free to leave for the holidays after you have finished your child’s consultation. 
  • Form 2 Forum: This crucial meeting for all Form 2 parents and pupils will take place on Wednesday 7 December at 10am at the Pavilion. Please refer to the separate letter already sent for more details and be reminded that parental attendance of this is expected. 

Upcoming Events:

Sat 3/12

  • CAD Presentations – Falcon – 8am
  • Robotics Zimbabwe Competition – Harare – 9:30am
  • Rugby 7s – Hartsfield – 8:30am

Reflection:

“And without faith living within us it would be impossible to please God. For we come to God in faith knowing that he is real and that he rewards the faith of those who passionately seek him.” (Hebrews 11:6 TPT)