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A special offer from the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens for all learners - what fantastic timing as we begin the October holidays!

23 October 2020

Celebrating the year end with our Matrics

Thursday 22 October marked the final day of lessons for our Matrics, and this exciting and sad occasion was marked by a Valedictory Assembly in the Honours Quad.

22 October 2020

Colours Awards: Congratulations to our Achievers!

The annual Protea, Colours and Half Colours Awards provides the school with an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the significant achievements of our girls within each of the four pillars. The criteria for each of the pillars are published on the student portal.

22 October 2020

Heartening concern for and consciousness of our neighbours

In a heartening display of solidarity for the number of Nigerian protestors demonstrating against police brutality within the Special Anti Robbery Squad, some of our Grade 9s, in a dignified show of support, wore traditional dress to signal their dismay. In the Lekki district in Lagos, police opened fire on the protestors killing at least 12 peaceful demonstrators.

22 October 2020

Contributions to a History Inclusive of All

The last few years have brought with them much reflection on our past, ways of revealing our present and opportunities to shape our future. One of the points of focus in this journey has been the names of our houses, which, for many, provide an uncritical light on the injustices of colonialism.


16 October 2020

Live streaming of the Announcement of 2021 Leaders

Making history in a number of ways, at 12:35 on Friday afternoon, we began livestreaming the ceremony in which the new names of our houses will be announced and the leaders of 2020-2021. This was the result:

16 October 2020

Celebrating our 136th birthday!

Sometimes difficulties bring joyous opportunities. Not able to celebrate Founders’ Day as we have in the past, this year, we had to discover new ways of celebrating our 136th birthday.

16 October 2020

Discovering the New in Unexpected Places

After a prolonged dry season, there was much excitement as four senior drama students obtained permission to have a drama lesson (observing ALL protocols) in the Drama Room from 3-4 on Wednesday.

14 October 2020

The Lightness of Being!

Just being alive - with each other and in the sun during break. Our Grade 9s teach us!

14 October 2020

All things Mathematical!

On 10 September, 45 learners wrote the 2nd round of South African Mathematics Olympiad, the results of which we received last week.

13 October 2020