Caley Higgs is a 6-handicap player that has played for South Africa at junior and senior levels, including the winning team for the 2015 World Cup.
On the 10th May the staff and boys of Hilton College were encouraged to go to school #withoutshoes for the day and donate a pair in the boxes placed at each House.
Laddsworth Pupils have been selected to represent the Umgungundlovu District hockey teams. They will take part in an Inter District Trials Festival on 19 and 20 May at Hilton College, where the KZN Inland teams will be chosen.
Every year, lanterns light up on the eve of the Schulfest (school festival) at Hermannsburg.
Here are 2017’s Dux awardees from various schools in Pietermaritzburg. See all the pictures in our gallery.
Thomas Erskine, from Michaelhouse, was awarded the President’s Award Gold Medal by HRH Prince Edward at an award ceremony held in Johannesburg recently. Thomas was one of a few KZN recipients. His is the first Gold Medal awarded to a Michaelhouse boy.
A group of Grade 8 Natural Science learners from Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School used respiring yeast to inflate balloons.
Scottsville Primary School Grade 1 learners hosted a Letterland fashion parade recently. Each child dressed up as their favourite Letterland character, and was cheered on while “modelling” to a song about their letter.
St Johns Grade R’s are encouraged to bring grey water to school, and they are seen hard at work watering the Mondo Grass with the water, they bring every day to school, whilst in the process learning how precious water is.
Grade 2 pupils enjoying the Athlone cake sale, which is held once a term by the Grade 7 pupils. There are always stunning treats on sale, and allows the pupils to do their “own shopping”.
Grandparents’ Day was recently held at Ridge Junior Primary. The Grade 3 choir entertained the audience before each Grade 1 class performed a song or poem for their grandparents. Afterwards the grandparents visited the classrooms to see their grandchildren’s school work.