Wednesday January 31 2024

Newsflash 31/1/24

Dear Parents and Guardians

Cambridge Examination Registration:

Please be reminded that May-June Cambridge examination registration closes on Friday 2 February. 

Parent Meetings – Attendance is expected.

There will be parent meetings held on Thursday 15 February, programme as follows:

  • Parenting Seminar (0900-1030am)
  • Tea (1030-1100am)
  • Parents Assembly AGM (1100-1230pm)
  • School Ends (1300pm)

NB. Parental attendance is expected. Lessons will resume on Tuesday 20 February. 

Subject to viable numbers, a paid bus service will be available for pupil use from Harare to Gweru on Monday 19 February at a cost of $30 pet ticket. Collections along the way are possible by arrangement – Norton ($30), Chegutu and Kadoma ($25), Kwekwe ($20). Payments should be referenced “Bus” and your child’s name. Proof of payment to be sent to bursar@mcc.ac.zw and reception@mcc.ac.zw. 

Payment deadline – 12 February. Confirmations of bookings and travel arrangements will then be given to you.  

Bulawayo – Hwange – Victoria Falls Based Parents:

A WhatsApp Group exists for parents located in the Bulawayo-Hwange-Victoria Falls region. If you are not on this group and you live in this area, please get in touch with us. 

Celebrate with us:

Herewith the updated list of our ’O’ Level top achievers from the October – November 2023 session:

  • Elizabeth Maphosa – 6A*s, 6As

  • Kudzaishe Machikicho – 2A*s, 7As, 2Bs

  • Praise Madhiri – 1A*, 6As, 3Bs

  • Vakatendeka Chiremba – 4A*s, 2As, 6Bs

  • Karen Mutamba – 6As, 4Bs, 1C

  • Tariro Mazengera – 6As, 5Bs 

  • Nyasha Marufu-Gondo – 1A*, 4As, 1B, 3Cs

Junior Inter-provincial Swimming Competition Results:


Some of our Eagles travelled to Bulawayo this past weekend as part of the Midlands Province for the Junior Inter-provincial Swimming Competition. The team competed excellently bringing back a total of  26 medals in the individual races and 20 medals in the relay races. 

Results were as follows:

Kunashe Murombedzi – 2 Gold, 3 Silver, 1 Silver (relays)

Jayden Mhangwa – 1 Gold, 2 Silver, 1 Silver (relays)

Alexander Mubata – 6 Gold, 3 Gold (relays)

Tariro Chinyama – 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 3 Gold (relays) 

Xuexin Li – 3 Silver, 1 Bronze, 1 Silver (relays)

Kimberly Mwase – 3 Silver (relays)

Tavonga Hlatywayo – 3 Silver (relays)

Gracious Muyezwa – 3 Silver (relays)

Special mention goes to Alexander Mubata for being named the “Best National U15 Swimmer”! 

Celebrate with us – ATS Selection:

We would like to congratulate Jeffrey Maradze on his selection in to the U17 ATS CHISZ Select Basketball Team that will tour the USA this coming August.

Upcoming Fixtures:

Friday 2 February

  • ATS Chess Select Tournament @Goldridge – 8am

Saturday 3 February

  • ATS Boys Volleyball Selection @ St Georges – 7:30am
  • Cricket vs Eaglesvale – all teams @Eaglesvale – 9am
  • Tennis vs Falcon – all teams@MCC – 9am
  • Boys Basketball vs Goldridge, Kyle – 1st Team @Goldridge – 8am 

Sunday 4 February

  • Cricket vs St Georges – 1st team @ St Georges – 8am
  • Stewards Camp Departs

Reflection:

“But God clearly shows and proves His own love for us, by the fact that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.“ – Romans 5:8 (AMP)