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Lilyfontein Newsletter 3.1 - 25 July 2014

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25 July 2014

Dear Parents

Welcome back to a busy third term.  I trust that you all had a good long break with your children.  Please take note of the following information:

HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMIC INTERVIEWS
Grade 8 – 12 Academic interviews have been scheduled for Tuesday, 29 July 2014 between 5.30 and 7.00 pm.  Interviews will also be held (by appointment only) on Friday, 1 August 2014.  Kindly advise the front office should you wish to arrange an appointment on the Friday.  Please make use of this opportunity to discuss your child’s progress with the relevant staff.

LILYFONTEIN ADVENTURE RACE – 5/6 SEPTEMBER
Hello Adventurers! Entries for the Lilyfontein Adventure Race are OPEN. To find out more about categories, distances and how to enter, navigate to: www.lilyfontein.co.za
ENTRIES: There will be no paper entry forms this year- all entries need to be made on-line at: WWW.ROAG.CO.ZA
Please read the online entry instructions before you go online - there is information in this document that you will need before you begin the entry process.
Shirts and goody bags for the first 400 entries. Only 30 teams per category. Entries close at midnight on 03 September 2014. Only entries made before 20 August will be guaranteed the correct shirt size.
Categories:(All teams except the Corporate Duo must consist of 4 members of which at least one member is of the opposite gender. )
  • Corporate and Corporate Doubles overall distance ±110km
  • U15, U19 and Corporate Crocs overall distance ±55km
  • U13 and Family Fun overall distance ±30km
  • Grade 4-5 (replaces our traditional Trail-a-thon) overall distance ±12km
  • Grade 1-3 - overall distance ±6km
Join our Lilyfontein Adventure Race facebook group to keep up to date with the latest information.
If you have questions or are interested in sponsorship, please contact Caroline Kruger on 084 460 6454 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
We look forward to adventuring with you on 5/6 September.

REQUEST
We require the following gym equipment that any parent might have at home which they no longer use and are willing to donate to the school: Ergo (rowing machine); spinning bikes; exercise bikes; exercise mats; dumb bells; medicine balls and pilates balls.  We are also in need of a carpet (7.2m x 7.3m) and an industrial/large standing fan for the gym.



LILYFONTEIN/STUTTERHEIM DERBY – SATURDAY, 26 JULY
Good luck to all our pupils travelling to Stutterheim tomorrow.  Parents are requested to please support us if possible.  Please be advised that the main gate at Stutterheim High will be closed and you will have to enter at a smaller gate situated just before the main gate. You will not be allowed to park at the netball courts or the tennis courts.
Programme for Derby Day:

Rugby:

FIELD A FIELD B
08:30     u/7                
09:00 u/9A u11A
10:00 u15 FNB    u/13A
11:15 2nd Team     u15A
12:40 1st Team

Netball:

COURT A COURT B
09:00 u/13 u/9
09:35 u/16
10:05      1st Team      u10

Hockey:

FIELD 1

MINI FIELD
A

MINI FIELD
B

FIELD B

09:00 U/16 girls
10:00    U/13B girls u/9 girls u/9 boys
10:30 u/10 girls    u/10 boys   u/11 girls
10:45 u/13A girls u/13 boys
11:30 1st Team girls

INTER-SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY AT SENATI : 1 AUGUST 2014
Lilyfontein School will be hosting the Inter-school’s Cross Country on Friday, 1 August.  The event will take place at Senati Trail, Crossways Village Centre.  The event starts at 14h00 with U7 and the last race will be U17 at 15h15.  All runners are to wear tackies. 
rimary School entry is R3 and High School is R5. There are only 2 buses available for transport.  All interested learners are to collect a notice from Mrs Page/Mrs Jackson and all entries and monies are to be paid by Thursday, 31 July.  We are looking forward to good support from Lilyfontein learners and parents.

SPORT RESULTS

HOCKEY
U13 Boys Hockey vs Hudson U13B : Drew

EQUESTRIAN
Well done to the following Lilyfontein horse riders who have qualified for the Sanesa Regional Finals, to be held in Grahamstown, 1-3 August:  Caroline Evans; Ashton Drake; Mariaan Jooste; Anya Nash; Julia Wood; Kirsten Nash; Kara Freitag and Emmy-Lou Miles

Sanesa show 28-29 June 2014
Anya Nash: 1st Dressage Novice Test 2, 1st Dressage Novice Test 4, 1st Competition Jumping 70 cm, 1st Equitation Novice Test 6, 1st Working Hunter 70 cm.
Kirsten Nash: 1st Competition Jumping 80 cm, 1st Equitation Intermediate Test 6, 1st Working Hunter 80cm, 2nd Dressage Novice Test 2, 2nd Dressage Novice Test 4.

Autumn show 11-13 July 2014
Anya Nash: 1st Dressage Novice Test 3, 1st Dressage Novice Test 4, 1st Working Riding, 1st Eventing Classic Pony 50-60 cm, 2nd Equitation Novice Test 8, 2nd Handy Hunter, 2nd Cub Hunter,
2nd Competition Jumping 80 cm.
Kirsten Nash: 1st Equitation Novice Test 8, 1st Handy Hunter, 1st Cub Hunter, 1st Competition Jumping 90cm, 1st 2 phase 90cm, 1st Jumping 90cm Autumn Stakes, 1st Eventing Classic Pony 70-80 cm, 2nd Dressage Novice Test 3, 2nd Dressage Novice Test 4
Sanesa Show 28-29 June 2014
Julia Wood: 1st Prix Capilli, 1st Hand Utility, 1st Working Riding, 1st Performance Riding, 2nd Dressage Special Test, 3rd Dressage Special Test

PE Winter Show
Caroline Evans: 1st Dressage Novice 3; 1st Dressage Novice 4; 1st Jumping 80cm Speed & Pres; 1st Jumping 80cm 2 Phase; 1st Show Riding; 2nd Show Hunter; Reserve Junior Showing Champion

CYCLING
Well done to Kyle Ansley (grade 6) who completed the G2C Bike Ride (56km Grahamstown to Port Alfred) and was the youngest rider.


Thank you.

Yours faithfully
DR IW GALBRAITH
Principal

Lilyfontein Interact Group painting at Jesus the Jock MIssions
Lilyfontein Interact Group painting at Jesus the Rock Missions

29 July Gr.9 Adventure Day
31 July Gr.2 Adventure Day
1 Aug Snr Leaders Assembly
Blood Clinic
Rugby HS & PS Cake Sale
2 Aug Interact : High-Tea
5 Aug Gr.6 Adventure Day
6 Aug Snr Leader Speeches
7 Aug Interact : Visit to Choc
SACEE Read out Loud Gr.4&5 at Hudson Park
iThink Science Challenge (HS)
PTA Meeting @ 18:00
8 Aug DSG Music Concert at 12 in Hall
Gr.10 Cake Sale
8-9 Aug Gr.11 Camp


27 June U13 Rugby Union High – Graaff Reinet
22 July U13 Boys Hockey vs Hudson B (A)
23 July Rugby vs George Randell (H)
26 July PS & HS Derby vs Stutterheim
29 July Hockey – Boys:
U9B&C Festival at Crewe
U10A&B Festival at Hudson
U13 vs Hudson C (A)
Netball:
U9 vs Komga (H)
U10 vs Clarendon (A)
30 July Snr Mixed Tennis vs Sel/Cla (H)
Girls Hockey :
U9 at Clarendon (A)
U10 at Cambridge
U11 vs George Randell (A)
Primary Rugby vs Beaconhurst (A)
HS Hockey Bye
31 July U13 Netball vs Berlin (A)
1 Aug Lilyfontein Inter-Schools Cross Country at 14:00 at Senati (Crossways)
Mixed Doubles Tennis vs Komga (A)
2 Aug SANESA Show Grahamstown
5 Aug U13 Boys Hockey vs Inyathi C (H)
Netball:
U9 vs Aspiranza (A)
U10 vs Buffalo Flats (H)
6 Aug Girls Hockey
U11 - Bye
U13A&B  vs Stutt/Komga at Stutt
1st Bye
U16 vs Hudson (H)
Rugby U11/13 vs Kwelera (H)
Raptors vs Kwelera(H)
Snr Mixed Tennis vs Dale/KHS (H)
7 Aug U13 Netball vs Southernwood (A)
8 Aug Cross Country at George Randell TBC
U11/13  Rugby vs Burgersdorp (H)
Mixed Doubles Tennis – Bye



5/6 Sept  Adventure Race
10-12 Oct  SA Champs Adventure Race (Limpopo)


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