23 Sept 2016
End of 3rd Term
School will close at 10:30 for the third term on Friday, 30 September. Please note that buses will leave at 11:00 on this day.
Grades 1 – 7: These reports will be sent home with your child/ren on Friday, 30 September.
Grades 8 – 12: Parents are to collect these reports between 10:30 and 11:00 on Friday, 30 September, in the Art Room. Please note that should you be unable to collect your child’s report, an adult is to be sent with a letter of permission from yourself to collect the report.
Thank you for your support in this matter.
Celebrate your Heritage!
On the last day of school, 30 September, is civvies day for the whole school. The high school students will have the opportunity to get dressed in traditional clothing of their choice. A donation of R5 will be collected and funds will go towards the "Save the Rhino Fund".
We look forward to embracing the diversity of our country on this day!
School Flag Design Competition Closes Today at Midnight
Remember to submit your designs before midnight 23 September!
For rules and guidelines navigate to this link or collect the entry form from Reception. Anyone can submit designs so get those creative juices flowing!
Pupils leaving Lilyfontein School
Parents are reminded to please notify the office in writing before the end of this term should your child/ren not be returning to Lilyfontein School in 2017. Our classes for 2017 have filled up and we have waiting lists and would like to finalise our class lists for 2017.
World Rhino Day Fundraiser was a Huge Success
Thank you to everybody that bought bracelets or had their face painted in support of the World Rhino Day fundraiser yesterday. We raised a staggering R2970 for "Saving the survivors - NPC" to assist in the rehabilitation of rhinos affected by poaching attacks. Lilyfontein School Rocks!!
Belgravia High School Art Exhibition Results
Congratulations to the following Grade 8 and 9 award winners:
Double Gold - Anagret Swart
Gold - Namhla Gwala
- Andie Brits
- Jessica Rutherford
- Unam Ndiki
- Michaela Martin
- Iman Mciteka
- Kayla Swanepoel
- Lara Bradshaw
- Meghan Stoltz
- Xolelani Mnqawu
Gold - Ludwig Bremer
- Aphelele Jali
- Lihleli Mama
- Kathryn Swan
- Bakhe Gwangqa
- Siphosethu Tyalibongo
- Yvette Basson
Bronze - Acacia Denison
Lilyfontein Cricketers make it to Final Border Trials
Congratulations to the following cricketers who have made it to the final border trials:
U19 ladies - Gandhi Jafta
U17 - Ryan Kruger
U13 - William Emslie
Good luck with the trials on Sunday!
Shakatak annual price increase from 1 November
Please see atached the new prices for uniform, effective from 1 November
Please also note that Shakatak will close for the annual shut down on 13 December at 12pm. The shop will be re-open on 4 January 2017.
Lilyfontein needs your Votes
Lilyfontein School supporters, we need your help again! We want to be selected as one of five Eco-Schools that will represent WESSA at the 2016 International Eco-Schools NOM Conference at the end of October. Please help us by liking the image of the Lilyfontein poster at this link. Search through the images, open the Lilyfontein image and then click like. The like's need to be on the image on the WESSA page NOT on your timeline or they can't be counted.
Thanks in anticipation of your vote.
Golf Day: 28 Oct 2016, Gonubie Golf Club
The 1st team rugby, netball and hockey teams will be hosting a golf day to raise funds for a tour to Treverton in 2017. The golf day will be held on the 28th October at Gonubie Golf Club. For more information click here. For bookings, email
1st vs Northern Region
- Northern Region 119 all out
- Lilyfontein 124/2. J. Swinney 53 not out
- Lilyfontein won by 8 wickets
U15 vs Northern Region
- Northern Region 56 all out. L. Reed 4/15, W. Emslie 3/11
- Lilyfontein 57 /1 B. Whitward 16 not out
- Lilyfontein won by 9 wickets
U14 vs Hudson
- Lilyfontein 136/4. A. Strauss 52 not out
- Hudson 103/8
- Lilyfontein won by 33 runs
- U19 Orange won 50-14
- U13 Navy won 33-17
- U11 Navy won 26-14
- U9 Navy won 26-17
- U10 & U11 Girls Navy won 3-0
- High School Orange won 6-3
- High School Orange won 11-8
The South African National Equestrian Schools Association (SANESA) Border region had their prizegiving on 17 September 2016.
Congratulations to the following learners:
Lilyfontein Primary school team: 2nd in Showing. The team consisted of Caitlyn Krull, Emmy-Lou Miles, Keira Davis, Rachel Keen and
Lilyfontein High school team: 2nd in Showing (Anya Nash) and 1st in Equitation (team Michaela Martin, Anagret Swart and Anya Nash).
Cricket U11 vs Hudson (H)
Permaculture and Gr 10 Cake Sale
Leadership Camp at Umnenga Lodge
2016/09/24 HERITAGE DAY
Cricket 1st & U15 vs Mdantsane
Cricket U13A vs Dale (A)
Cricket U11 vs Stirling (A)
High School Hockey - Interhouse
Cricket U13 vs Crewe (H)
Matric Prelims End
Grade 11 Adventure Day
Cricket U13 vs Komga/Kidds Beach/Kuswag (H)
SACEE Gr 3 Poetry Deadline
Grade 10 Dance
High School Cultural Dress Up Day
PP Outing to Glen Eden Beach
SA Adventure Champs
2016/10/10 SCHOOL OPENS
Cricket 1st & U15 vs Port Rex
High School Prize Giving
Gr R Outing to Beacon Bay Life
PP Cake Sale
24 Hour Cycle
PP = Pre-Primary
FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School