Wednesday February 6 2019

Newsflash 6/2/19

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Father-Son Camp this Weekend: For those who have registered, please see the attached comments for details. 

Parents Assembly Annual General Meeting : Will take place in the school hall at 11:30am on Wednesday 20 February. Please make every effort to attend this meeting as important issues are discussed and decisions taken are binding. 

Exeat Weekend Arrangements: This year Exeat weekend is inclusive of Youth Day so will start at 1pm on Wednesday 20 February. Lessons resume on Tuesday 26 February. All boarders are expected to go home for this weekend and return between 12noon and 5pm on Monday 25 February. 

Exeat Weekend Bus: Should be available for those who are unable to travel for the Parents Assembly AGM – specifically for the Harare route. Costs will be confirmed on Monday 11 February. 

Those wishing to register interest for a Bulawayo – Hwange – Victoria Falls (return) bus service and those who would want a Masvingo – Triangle (return) bus service are to please register their interest and destination on admin@mcc.ac.zw by 7 February in order for a decision to be made about viability and costs to be established. Costs for those two routes will be calculated once numbers are known.

Please note that in all cases, this service is subject to confirmation.

Congratulations: To the following who were selected into the Midlands Tennis teams who will be involved in national selections over the Exeat Weekend: Jessica Manhambo, Nokutenda Tombindo, Farai Mukhosi, Labo Ndlovu, Dean Moyo, Obert Sibanda, Wish Mbwera, Emily Ndewere, Deon Kunjani, Karl Makahamadze, Michel Pedzisai, Tanatswa Mlauzi, Jimmy Gazimbi, Masimbaashe Chiremba, Genalyn Gazi, Daisy Mwenga & Carlton Kabaya. 

Congratulations: To the following pupils who made the ATS 16 Years and Under Volleyball Team who are due to tour later this year:

Unouyashe Mukwewa, Rumbidzaishe Chihumelah, Zandile Sibanda, Tatenda Gutura, Wendy Mtisi & Nyasha Luka. Special mention is made of Tatenda Gutura who was voted the Best Setter for the Girls U16 category.

Congratulations: To the following pupils who make the ATS Under 20 Volleyball Team who are due to tour later this year:

Vusani Ntuli, Joel Mukaratirwa, Toughman Zhou, Tinashe Katsande, Leeroy Tapfumaneyi, Joshua Dhitima

Upcoming Events:

Thurs 7/2

  • Interzonal Athletics @MCC – 7:30am (TBC)

Fri 8/2

  • Interzonal Athletics @MCC – 7:30am (TBC)

Fri 9/2

  • Central Province Cricket Trials @Goldridge – 8am (TBC)
  • 1st Team Boys Basketball Fixtures @Petra – 8am (TBC)

Reflection:

Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.”

Matthew 19:26 (NIV)