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Lilyfontein Newsletter 2.4: 19 May 2017

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19 May 2017

Dear Parents

Please take note of the following:

School Times for Friday, 26 May 2017 (Grade 0 – 12)
Pre-Primary parents are reminded of previous correspondence advising of early closure on Friday, 26 May. Please ensure that you collect your children from school at 11:50 on Friday, 26 May.
Our Founders Day Assembly will start at 12:00 and parents are requested to please be seated by 11:50. We envisage Assembly to end by 13:00 and all buses will leave school at 13:30.

Past Pupils Reunion
If you know of Lilyfontein Past Pupils and would be able to hand them an invitation for the reunion on 26-27 May, please collect them from reception. If you would prefer to send an electronic copy of the invitation, send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with an email address. All RSVP's are due on MONDAY 22 MAY

FINAL Grade 4-7 Exam Timetable June 2017
Please download it from this link

Debating
Our junior team (Iman Mciteka, Adon Parker and Jordyn-Lee Makovinyi) debated against KHS on Wednesday.
Jordyn-Lee was awarded Best Speaker, and overall the team delivered convincing speeches which ensured victory. Well done!

Prizes for Games' Stalls at Founders’ Day
A reminder to send any prizes that can be used for the Country Fair Games at Founders Day to school from Monday to Thursday next week (22-25 May). This includes glass jars filled with treats (think sweeties/marbles/crafty bits/balloons etc.) for the Tombola stall.Thank you in advance for your 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.

FUN Sports for Parents and past pupils 27 May
Please send your reply slips for the fun sports matches; tennis, touch rugby or mixed hockey on Monday 22 May. These will be FUN matches for all skill levels - learners are also welcome to join their parents.

Founders Day Fun: 27 May 2017
It's time to celebrate! Bring the kids and their friends along for Country Fair Games in the school hall 10:00 – 13:00. Games include tombola jar, egg splat, buzz out!, tin bounce and win, pineapple plop, pasta marble toe grab, cucumber hoops, angel wings art project, throw sponges at the senior leaders, angry birds catapult and recycled plastic mosaic. DON'T MISS THIS!

Founders' Day POTJIE COMPETITION : 27 May
We have secured meal vouchers, wine and beer prizes from; Emerald Vale Brewery; Murambi Rose Cafe and Vinmark, and The Cricketer and Wolftrap so get your entries in for the Lilyfontein Potjie Competition 12:00 - 16:00 on Saturday 27 May. See reply slip for details.
Entries close on Monday 22 May.

Eisteddfod Results
Congratulations to the following learners who participated in the Eisteddfod this week. Their results were as follows:
GOLD AWARDS:

  • Aza Magwaca Initial Piano Examination Class
  • Caitlin Barnard Grade 1 Piano Examination Class
  • Christine Bollaert-Davies 10 Year Piano Solo

SILVER AWARDS:

  • Megan Emslie 12 Year Piano Solo
  • Mila Pascoe 10 Year Piano Solo
  • Skye Bosazza Violin

SGB Request for Help
The School Governing Body is looking for a parent with a financial background who is able to join them for meetings every Tuesday from
07:30 - 08:30. Please contact Sharon on 043 737 4258 for more details.
  

 
NEWS

HS Rugby fixtures vs Kingswood College: 20 May VERSION 2
See fixtures at this link - version 2 (uploaded 18 May)

Programme: Netball and Hockey vs Merrifield : 20 May 2017
Please download the programme from this link

RESULTS:
High School
RUGBY
vs Stirling
- 1st vs 2nds lost 22-31
- 2nds vs 3rds lost 22-31
- U15 vs U15B won 15-14
NETBALL
- U15A vs Beaconhurst won 16-12
- U15A vs De Vos Malan lost 3-20
- U16 vs George Randall won 16-14
- 1st vs Academy High School won 29-6
- 1st vs EL Science College won 35-16
HOCKEY
Girls
vs Stirling
- 1st vs 2nd lost 2-1
- 2nd vs 3rd won 2-0
- U16 vs U16B lost 1-7
TENNIS
Senior Boys
- vs de Vos Malan won 4-0 (8-0, 8-1, 8-1, 8-5)
- vs Stirling drew 2-2
Primary School
19 May 2017
RUGBY
vs Voorpos
- U11 lost 17-19
- U9 won 24-14
NETBALL
vs De Vos Malan
- U11 lost 20-7
- U10 lost 1-2
U9 vs Cambridge lost 1-8
HOCKEY
U11 boys
- vs Merrifield Drew 1-1
- Buffalo Flats won 3-1
- Cambridge lost 1-3
U9 girls Tournament at Clarendon - won 2, drew 1

Yours faithfully
MR N ELS
Principal



Grade 6's take a break during their  4 day Cycling Adventure Camp at Kei Mouth

2017/05/19    
    Pre-Primary Cake Sale
    Cross Country All Ages at Lilyfontein
    Primary Girls Tennis vs Balmoral (H)

2017/05/20
    HS Rugby vs Kingswood (A)
    PS Hockey, Netball and Tennis vs Merrifield (TBC)

2017/05/22
    Netball 1st vs Stirling (A)
    Hockey Girls 1st vs Cambridge (A)

2017/05/23
    Netball U11 vs Beaconhurst (A)
    Grade 8J Adventure Day
    Hockey Boys U10 at Lilyfontein
    Hockey Boys U13 Pefferville (H)
    Netball U9 vs Beaconhurst (A)
    Netball U14A vs EL Science College (H)
    Netball U15A vs West Bank (H)
    Netball U10 vs Beaconhurst (H)

2017/05/24
    PS Rugby vs Beaconhurst (H)
    HS Hockey vs Hudson (A)
    Hockey Girls U13 vs Stirling (H)
    Hockey Girls U10 vs Clarendon (A)
    HS Hockey vs Merrifield (A)
    Grade 8P Adventure Day

2017/05/25
    Netball U13 vs Berlin (H)
    Netball U16A vs West Bank (H)
    Netball U18A vs Beaconhurst (A)
    Gr 10 Adventure Day

2017/05/26
    Founders Day Assembly
    Cross Country All Ages at Beaconhurst 
    Primary Girls Tennis vs Clarendon (H)

2017/05/27
    Reunion Weekend
    Derby vs Stutterheim (H)

2017/05/29
    Grade 10-12 Exams Start

2017/05/30
    Netbal U11 vs Stirling (H)
    Grade 5 Adventure Day
    Hockey Boys U9 at Stutterheim
    Hockey Boys U13 vs Dale (A)

2017/05/31
    PS Rugby vs Nahoon (A)
    HS Hockey vs Clarendon (A)
    Hockey Girls U9 at Stutterheim
    Hockey Girls U13 vs Cranberry/Buffalo Flats (A)

2017/06/01
    Netball U16A vs Baysville (H)
    Netball U18A vs Stutterheim (A)

2017/06/02
    Primary Girls Tennis vs George Randell (H)

FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School
 

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