Thursday April 4 2019

Newsflash 4/4/19

Athletics Congratulations – To Leeroy Tapfumaneyi who won a gold medal in the Triple Jump at last week’s national athletics competition. Elizabeth Msipa won silver medals in the 100m and 200m races, and a bronze medal in the 4x100m relay. Elizabeth was also selected into the COSSASA athletics team who will be competing in May. Congratulations also goes to Mr Chimbuya who was appointed as one of the coaches for this team who will be traveling to Swaziland. 

NIAA Results – Please see the attached list for the overview of results from the recently concluded NIAA Vocal and Instrumental Festival. 

NIAA Congratulations – To Rufaro Chikarango on a praise worthy performance at the NIAA Vocal Challenge Cup. We are very proud of her performance. 

NIAA Congratulations – To “Klammnt” who are made up of Tirivashe Muza, Nyasha Zhangazha, Kudzai Garwe, Liliosa Chiminha, Munashe Muchedzi, Ashley Shamhu, Matshidiso Chivasa who received an invitation to perform at the NIAA Finals Concert and went on to win the African Voice Cup for the best Senior Schools African Ensemble. 

NIAA Congratulations – To Kudzai Garwe who received an invitation to perform at the NIAA Junior Highlights Concert and continued to ‘wow’ the crowd with his engaging performance. 

End of Term Arrangements: School ends at 3:30pm on Monday except for pupils writing May-June Examinations. Final assembly will take place on Tuesday 9 April. Form 2, 3 & L6 pupils are free to leave for the school holidays from 1pm on this day. There is Consultation Day for all Form 1, 4 & U6 pupils and parents on Wednesday 10 April between 8am & 1pm. Note that this is an important time of engagement and attendance is expected. Information for new parents regarding Consultation Day: come at a time convenient for you during 8am & 1pm, but note that especially for Forms 1 & 4, you should allow about 1 1/4hrs for consultation. 

End of Term Bus: There will be a bus to Harare on Wednesday 10 April for those who are not involved in Consultation. The bus is scheduled to arrive at Prince Edward School at 1pm. Tickets are $55 each and are issued on a first-come-first-served basis with confirmations given from admin@mcc.ac.zw. Proof of Payment is to be sent to bursar@mcc.ac.zw and

admin@mcc.ac.zw by 3 April. Note that all bookings are subject to our confirmation and places are limited. 

Upcoming Events 

  • Sat 6/4
  • Association of Christian Schools International – Zimbabwe – Triangular Athletics – COMPULSORY for all pupils. 
  • COMPETITORS TO BE AT SCHOOL by 7:30am, ALL OTHER PUPILS TO BE AT SCHOOL BY 8am. 
  • Monday 8/4
    • School ends at 3:30pm (no sport)

Reflection

“The sting of death is sin, and the strength of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:56 (NKJV)