Thursday February 8 2018

Newsflash 7/2/18

Dear Parents and Guardians, 

Congratulations to all the of tennis players who took part in the Midlands Trials this last weekend, and specifically to those shown in the picture who made the Midlands team.

Parenting Seminar – “Your involvement in Raising Your Children – Avoiding Regrets” – Friday 16 February 9am – 11am at MCC. We are excited by this event and know that it will bring great benefit so please make every effort to attend! Please see attached flyer.

PAC AGM – Friday 16 February 11:30am at MCC. Today is the last day for submission of any items to be added to the agenda.

Exeat Weekend – This year’s exeat is 19 & 20 February, with 21 February being a public holiday. As such, lessons in that week will resume on Thursday 22 February.

National Selections 15 – 19 February – note that there are national selections for U17 boys basketball, U15 & U19 boys and girls tennis, swimming and 17 and Under for hockey. Please cross check your child’s involvement as you make plans for this period.

Exeat Buses – 

  • For those who are unable to travel to Gweru on Friday 16 February to attend meetings and collect children: Depart Gweru for Harare: 12:30pm Friday 16 February – $20*
  • Depart Harare for Gweru: 12noon Wednesday 21 February – $20*

*All payments to be done by FRIDAY 9 FEBRUARY, reference the payment Exeat bus and send through proof of payment to both bursar@mcc.ac.zw and admin@mcc.ac.zw . Confirmation of a booking must be received from admin@mcc.ac.zw

  • Hwange – Vic Falls – Confirmation of seat availability and cost has been given through the area representative – Mrs Phiri.

Sending of Food Items – A reminder that whilst we are on high alert for Cholera, we will not be receiving any additional food items being sent to school for pupils.

Upcoming Events:

Thurs 8/2 – 

  • Inter-zonal Athletics 8am at MCC
  • Snr Interhouse Public Speaking – COMPULSORY for all Fm 4, L6 & U6 ppls. 6:30pm – 8:30pm in the hall.

Fri 9/2

  • Inter-zonal Athletics 8am at MCC
  • ATS Snr Debate Tournament – Hellenic School 2pm
  • Allied Arts Music Festival Development 2pm – 5pm & Concert 6:30pm – 8:30pm in the hall.
  • Girls Basketball vs Girls College – all teams at home – 9am

Sat 10/2

  • ATS Snr Debate Tournament – Hellenic School 8am
  • U20 Boys Basketball Tournament – Westridge – 8am
  • U16 & U20 Girls Volleyball Tournament – St Georges – 8am
  • Cricket vs Milton – U14, U15 & U16s – MCC – 9am
  • Boys & Girls Basketball – U16s vs DC, Petra & Kyle at DC – 9am
  • Boys Basketball – U17s vs Petra, CBC, Falcon, Goldridge at Petra – 9am
  • Southern Sections Gala – Bulawayo Municipal Pool – 8am

Reflection

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

Matthew 19:26 (NIV)