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Lilyfontein Newsletter 3.10 - 26 September 2014

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26 September 2014

Dear Parents


Please take note of the following important information:

EXCITING CURRICULUM NEWS
We are currently awaiting permission from the Department of Education to introduce Engineering Graphic and Design as a subject option in Grade 10 as from 2015.  The SGB has already appointed a teacher to this position.

END OF 3rd TERM MEETING / REPORT COLLECTION
Thank you to all parents who have confirmed that they will be at this meeting in the school hall at 18:00 on 2 October 2014. Could those of you who have not confirmed, please make every effort to attend. A reminder that reports will only be given out at this meeting and any report not collected will only be available next term, 13 October 2014. 
HOSTEL PARENTS:  Those hostel parents who are unable to make this trip on Thursday night, are requested to advise the school via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

BEACH CLEAN-UP GR. 4-7
The Grade 4 – 7 learners will take part in the annual beach clean-up on Thursday, 2 October 2014.  Leaners must be dropped off at Glen Gariff beach by 08:00 and collected at 13:30.  Learners must be dressed in a khaki phys ed shirt or athletics vest, navy school shorts and navy school cap.  Please provide a packed lunch and plenty of water.  Sun block is essential!!

END OF 3rd TERM
Please be reminded that school will close for the 3rd term on Friday, 3 October 2014.  School will end at 10:30 on this day and buses will run at 11:00.

EXTRAMURALS FOR NEXT WEEK
Please take note that extramurals for the 3rd term have ended.  Buses will therefore leave school from Monday, 29 September to Thursday, 2 October at 14:15.  However, those boys involved in cricket tours during the holidays will still have practice.  Their coaches will advise them accordingly.



ADVENTURE RACE RAFFLE WINNERS
And the winner of the Cycle Torque Avalanche Bond MTB is......Liam Driessel. Canon printers go to Luntu Jafta and Timo Lehman, R100.00 Outdoor Warehouse Vouchers go to Liam van der Merwe, Nicholas Heath, Fran Smith, Paul Phillips and Robert Ross Cairns. CONGRATULATIONS!!!



SPORT RESULTS

TENNIS
Primary Mixed Doubles vs Hangklip : Lost 1-5

CRICKET
1st vs Grens 1st
  • Lilyfontein 152 all out. Jason Niemand 61, Lubabalo Skade 38.
  • Grens 69 All out. Mitchell Cook 6/43 in 7 overs. Matthew Promnitz 3/17 in 6 overs.
  • Lilyfontein won by 83 runs
U15A vs Grens u15A
  • Grens 99 all out.
  • Lilyfontein 78 all out. Ryan Kruger 48.
  • Lilyfontein lost by 22 runs

KARTING
Rotax Max African Open Challenge (International Event)
Shannon Jackson (Grade 9) achieved 2nd overall for the day in her class

Algoa Karting Club Regional Event
Bridgette Jackson (Grade R) achieved 3rd in the Cadet Class
Shannon Jackson achieved 1st place as well as being awarded Driver of the Day.  Shannon currently leads both the EP and Border Championships.

Well done to all the above learners who were involved in any way in the above matches/events.



MUSIC
Ethan De Beer entered the inter schools ultimate performer 2014. He sang two solos and a duet and won the competition overall.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully
DR IW GALBRAITH
Principal


Liam Driessel
Mrs Mitchell hands over the 1st prize
in the Adventure Race raffle to Liam Driessel

26 Sept Gr.3 Entrepreneurs  Cake Sale
27 Sept Guitar Picnic
2 Oct Grade 4-7 Beach Clean-up
MCT Parent Meeting and Report collection 18h00
3 Oct SCHOOL CLOSES
21 Oct Annual Budget Meeting 18h00
13 Oct SCHOOL OPENS



26 Sept Ist cricket day/night vs Port Rex (A)
27 Sept U13 Cricket vs Brebner(H)
29 Sept U13 & U11A Cricket vs Hudson Park (H)
2-4 Oct U13 Cricket tour, PE
3-11 Oct Drummies Nationals, Stellenbosch
6-9 Oct U11 Cricket tour, Knysna



3-4 Oct 48hr Spinnathon 
8-12 Oct  SA Champs Adventure Race (Limpopo)

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