22 May 2015
Please take note of the following important information:
SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE FOR CIVIL ENGINEERS (SAICE)
A group of students attended a Bridge Building competition hosted by SAICE at Port Rex School where 17 schools entered. Lilyfontein School was placed 7th. The team members were: Courtney Crew; Brett Fouché and Angus Pietrucci. Well done to them!
FOUNDERS’ DAY ENTERTAINMENT : 30 MAY 2015
The PTA will be running country fair games on Saturday, 30th May, 10:00 – 14:00. There will be a mechanical bull and parents are requested that should you not want your child to ride the mechanical bull that this is discussed with them beforehand. Come along, support your school’s teams in the Derby Day and have some fun. Build and fly a paper plane and stand in line to win an aviation experience with Border Aviation Club and Flight School. Do the Egg Splat (Beckley Brothers), Jam Jar Tombola (Crossways Pharmacy), Guess the Teacher (Cut by Rhonda), Tomato Game (Happy Veg), Squishy Pasta Worms (Buccaneers Lodge and Backpackers), Cucumber Game (Spring Veg) and Tea Cup Bounce (Tea in the Trees). You could win many prizes including vegetable hampers from Fruit & Veg City, Vincent. There will also be Broach and Flower making (Umnenga Lodge), a Lilyfontein Friendship Chain (Maclears Stationery), Jumping Castles (Glendale Trucking) and a Toddlers’ Corner (Mambos Plastic Warehouse).
The PTA is still looking for jam jars with gifts in them and any other items/vouchers that we can give as prizes.
If anyone is willing to donate a cake or savoury item to the founders day tea, please contact Kate Bosazza on 0726112367 or bring to the hall at 8:30 on Saturday, 30th May.
PARENT AND PAST PUPILS SOCIAL SPORTS FESTIVAL : 30 MAY 2015
You are ALL invited to join the Past Pupils for the SOCIAL sports festival on Saturday, 30 May after the 1st team rugby match (approximately 15:15). Play touch rugby, mixed hockey, netball or tennis - these are very informal, fun and stress-free games. Please indicate on the reply slip attached in which sports you would like to participate.
LILYFONTEIN FUN RIDE 2015
Don’t forget to download the entry and indemnity forms from the website to secure your place in this amazing event – this is one of the largest Fun Rides in the Eastern Cape so don’t miss out. The Grade 9 parents have been asked to provide support for this event. To find out more, contact your class rep or download the letter from the D6 communicator under “resources”.
Our Chess team – Courtney Crew, Michael King and Alistair Connett
Results – Won 3; Drew 1 and Lost 1
Jersey / Warm Clothing Collection – thank you for your generous response to the appeal for warm clothing.
Vs West Bank
Vs Hudson Park High School
- U9B vs U9A won 40 – 00
- U11B vs U11A won 36 – 09
- U13A vs U13A lost 19 – 22
Vs Kingswood College
- U15A vs U15B won 50 – 00
- 1st vs 2nd/ 3rd lost 12 – 25
- U9A vs U9A won 25 – 07
- U11B vs U11B won 31 – 00
- U11A vs U11A won 22 – 17
- U13A vs U13A lost 17 – 29
- U13B vs U13B won 43 – 00
- U15A vs U15A lost 05 – 41
- 1st vs 3rd team lost 22 – 24
- 1st Boys Vs Beaconhurst Won 04 – 00
- Primary Girls vs Nahoon Won 06 – 00
- 1st Netball vs De Vos Malan Won 19 – 18
- U11 vs Cranberry Won 4 – 2
- U10 vs Cranberry Lost 00 – 8
- U9A vs Central Lost 00 – 8
Melissa Hayward is through to the final border trials for the Girls Coastal U14 squad, taking place this Sunday morning.
U10 Girls Hockey Festival at KHS
- 1st vs De Vos Malan Won 11 – 01
- U13A vs George Randell Drew 00 – 00
- U13B vs George Randell Lost 00 – 03
Vs Kingswood College
- Vs Hudson B won 01 – 00
- Vs Stirling C won 08 – 00
U9A lost 01 – 04 U11A lost 01 – 06
U9B lost 00 – 03 U13A lost 00 – 05
U10A won 03 – 02
U11A lost 02 – 03
U13A drew 00 – 00
U13B lost 00 – 03
Well done to all the above learners who were involved in any way in the above matches/events.
DR IW GALBRAITH