Thursday June 7 2018

Newsflash 7/6/18

Dear Parents and Guardians, 

Parents Assembly Fundraising Dinner – Thank you to the PAC for their continued support of the school and their efforts on behalf of parents to ensure that pupils get quality education at a quality facility.  Tickets are now on sale for the fundraising dinner which will take place at The Rainbow Towers in Harare on Friday 22 June (the Friday of exeat weekend) This dinner is in aid of raising funds for the construction of the Resource Centre and is a family event. Note that the fee for students/children is reduced to $35. Payments for tickets should be made into the usual school accounts – referenced PAC Dinner. Please send through the proof of payment to bursar@mcc.ac.zw and simontivavenge2016@gmail.com  Arrangements will then be made with you for ticket distribution. 

Exeat Weekend – Starts at 1pm on Thursday 21 June. Lessons resume on Tuesday 26 June. Please note that boarders returning to hostel may only do so from 12noon on Monday 25 June. Those who arrive before this time will be required to wait at main gate until 12noon. Thank you for your cooperation in this area. 

Exeat Weekend Buses – The following services will be available – 

  1. Harare Bus – $20 one way.
  2. Bulawayo – Hwange – Victoria Falls Bus – Cost TBA*
  3. Lowveld Bus via Masvingo – Cost TBA*

ALL Payments need to be done by Friday 15 June – 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 

For the Bulawayo – Hwange – Victoria Falls, and Lowveld routes, please indicate interest by Monday 11 June so that costings can be confirmed. Please liaise with Area Coordinators: 

Byo-Hwange-VF – Mrs Phiri – 0772 219 220

Lowveld –  Mr Mabhena – 0772 736 550

You can also send an email on admin@mcc.ac.zw 

End of Term – Please note that we have not yet received official communication on adjustments to the end of term in light of the elections. As soon as we have the details, we will notify you. 

Midlands Christian School Grade 1 Open Day – Please see the attached flyer for next week’s Open Day for Grade 1 2019. Please assist by circulating this flyer to your friends and colleagues. Thank you. 

Setting the Record Straight – Isheanesu Nyamadzi, not Isheanesu Mvundura, was part of the record breaking Marimba team. Our apologies for this error.

Upcoming Events:

Fri 8/6 – 

  • Leavers Jeans Day

Sat 9/6

  • Rugby – U15s, U16s & 1sts vs Heritage @ Heritage 10am
  • Girls Basketball U18 IPTs @ Goldridge – 8am
  • Girls Hockey – All teams vs Petra & Dominican Convent @ Petra & Khumalo Hockey Stadium
  • U16 CHISZ Netball Tournament @ Dominican Convent – 9am

Reflection: “Great is his faithfulness; his mercies begin afresh each morning.” Lamentations 3:23 (NLT)