21 April 2017
Please take note of the following:
Please be advised that Thursday, 27 April is a Public Holiday, Friday, 28 April is a School Holiday and Monday, 1 May is a Public Holiday. School times will be normal times for next week, including sport times.
Our Junior Debaters debated against KHS on Wednesday, 19 April and we are proud of our team - Aiden Young, Adon Parker and Jordyn-Lee Makovinji who won their first match of the season. Well done to Adon Parker who was awarded best speaker.
Lilyfontein's Got Talent Results
Well done to all participants and a special thank you to our superb hosts for the evening, Lara Bradshaw and Dineo Mnyaka.
- 1st - Mary-Jane Naude and Michael King
- 2nd - Adon Parker
- 3rd - Kuhle Faku
- 1st - Kelsey van Tonder
- 2nd - Brendan Laubscher
- 3rd - Kirsten Nash
- 1st - Kelsey van Tonder
- 2nd - Daniel du Plessis
- 3rd - Jarrod de Beer
Best Photographer - Basje Whitward
Founders Day and Past Pupils Reunion: 26-27 May 2017
It's time to celebrate! Put the date in your diary and be a part of Lilyfontein's 112th birthday celebrations and help the matrics of 2007 celebrate their 10 year reunion.
FRIDAY 26 MAY
12:00 - 12:45 Founder’s Day Assembly
12:45 – 13:30 Past Pupils and guests finger lunch
13:30 - 14:00 School Tour - hear our plans and see the advances
SATURDAY 27 MAY
08:30 – 14:45 Derby Day vs. Stutterheim
10:00 – 13:00 Country Fair Games for all grades and ages - DON'T MISS THIS!
12:00 – 16:00 Past Pupils/Parents Potjiekos Competition
13:00 – 13:15 Drummies Demonstration
13:15 – 14:30 1st Team Rugby Match
14:30 – 16:00 Past Pupils/Parents Mixed Hockey and Touch Rugby
16:00 – 23:00 Past Pupils Reunion - potjie judging & sharing
The adventure continues!
Prizes for Games' Stalls at Founders’ Day
The PTA will be holding their traditional games again in the Hall at the Founders’ Day celebrations on Saturday 27 May. We need your support. We would welcome donations of any small prizes for the stalls.In particular, the Tombola stall is needing glass jars filled with treats (think sweeties/marbles/crafty bits/balloons etc.) to be used as prizes. You could get your kids to help decorate these with pretty ribbons or fabric. Please return filled jars, empty jars or fillings for jars to school in the week leading up to Founders Day (22-25 May).
Thank you in advance for the support!
Founder's Day Art Project
We are collecting small bits of hard plastic from beaches, parks etc for our Founders’ Day collaborative art project. Examples include bits of broken toys, straws, stikeez etc. One peanut butter jar full will earn two house points. The jar will be sent home for re-filling.
PLEASE REMEMBER THE POINT OF THE EXERCISE IS TO ENCOURAGE LEARNERS TO REDUCE, REUSE AND RECYCLE.
Parent/Past Pupil Social Sport Festival: 27 May
Miss your days on the sports field? Why not join us for a social game of tennis, touch rugby or mixed hockey on 27 May at 14:30 (after the first team rugby match on Founders’ Day). These will be FUN matches for all skill levels - learners are also welcome to join their parents. Please complete the reply slip so we know how many players to expect on the day.
Founders' Day POTJIE COMPETITION : 27 May 2016
Why not make a day of it on Founders’ Day on 27 May and show off your culinary skills? Make a potjie while the kids plays games in the hall and parents, grandparents, aunties and uncles watch and play sport. Go on! Challenge another Lilyfontein family!
We will provide a half drum, in which to build your fire, and wood for the fire. You will need to bring everything else you need - chairs, table, shade, ingredients, potjie pot (Minimum size 3), decorations etc. There will be prizes for best dressed/team spirit and for the best
tasting potjie. The PTA will run a cash bar from 16:00 and will provide rice and rolls to accompany the potjies. There will be no cost to enter the competition but we do ask if you would kindly share your pot. See reply slip for details. Reply before 22 May.
Lilyfontein School Open Days
Do you know people that are interested in hearing more about Lilyfontein School and who share our values of : FAIRNESS, INTEGRITY, RESPECT, EXCELLENCE and SERVICE? Please tell them to come and meet us at the following dates and times:
11 May: Open Day events
- Grade 4-12 Lilyfontein School Hall 18:00 - 20:00
- Grade 0-3 Reception area 08:00 - 09:00
Please reserve a seat before 8 May by calling 043 737 4258 or email
Please help us to spread the word.
Grade 4-12 Extra Mural Timetable Terms 2 & 3 2017
Please see the timetable at this link
Grade 8-12 Assessment Timetable
Please download the assessment timetable at this link
vs Port Rex
- u15A vs U15A Drew 12-12
- Lilyfontein 2nd vs 2rd won 40-12
- Lilyfontein 1st vs 2nd won 31-5
MR N ELS
The Lynx at the Lilyfontein exhibition at Hemmingways Mall
Interschools Cross Country Relay at Merrifield
High School Academic Interviews - Hostel
No Cake Sale - Tuckshop will be open
Andre Vos U13 Rugby Festival at Stirling
Netball U14A vs De Vos Malan (A)
Netball U15A v Beaconhurst (H)
Grade 0 Outing to Farm
2017/04/27 PUBLIC HOLIDAY
2017/04/28 SCHOOL HOLIDAY
2017/05/01 PUBLIC HOLIDAY
Grade 11 Nieu Bethesda
Neball U14A vs West Bank (H)
Grade 7M Adventure Day - Paddling
Netball U15A vs Stutterheim (H)
HS Rugby, Hockey & Netball vs Cambridge (A)
Grade 7N Adventure Day - Paddling
PS Rugby vs Crewe (H)
Netball - District Trials (TBC)
Netball U16A vs Gonubie (H)
Netball U18A vs Gonubie (H)
Gr R Outing to Dairy Farm
Adventure Cake Sale
Prov Netball Trials HS
Drummie Compo hosted by Gonubie
Derby vs Port Alfred HS (A) PS (H)
PP Athletics Day
Netball U14A vs George Randell (A)
Netball U15A vs Gonubie (H)
HS Hockey vs Merrifield (A)
Grade 0-3 Open Day 08:00 - 09:00
Grade 4-12 Open Evening 18:00 - 20:00
Netball U16A vs Stutterheim (A)
Netball U18A vs De Vos Malan (H)
Junior Leaders Social
Grade 11 Cake Sale
Interact Mothers' Day Biscuits
Primary Derby vs Kingswood (A)
Prov Netball Trials
FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School