It’s been a busy term! Check out some of the action from school and out and about. Continue reading
The Grade 3 children set sail with a new art experiment this term – building a boat from disposable items that could actually float across the school pool! We found that some designs work better than others, and some designs don’t work at all! It’s all good fun, this learning business. Continue reading
The Grade 3 children went on their annual outing to the zoo on 14 June, where they learned about Bengal tigers, lions, ligers, lamas, pot bellied pigs, chimpanzees and a variety of bird species from around the world. Continue reading
The Pre-School children had a special visit from the Fire Department where they learned about how the fire hoses work, where the ladders are on the truck as well as hearing the sirens… much to their delight!
On Monday 13 February the Pre-School hosted its annual playdate evening. The purpose of these evenings is to provide an opportunity for parents of the pre-school children to enjoy playing and interacting with their sons and daughters in their day-time environments. Needless to say, the children were in their element… and the parents as well!
The annual wors rolls sales once again topped off another brilliant evening of fun together! Continue reading
Please see below information regarding the annual Swimming Gala, the Puppet Show and the new Pick Up Routine for the afternoon. Continue reading
On Saturday 28 January, Grade 1 children and parents attended the annual Skills Morning. This is always a fun, busy morning where parents get to experience first-hand the way in which children are taught skills during sport and P.E. lessons, and get to play with them!
Soccer, cricket, hockey, tennis and catching stations were all part of the programme, but fun won the day! Check out these photos: Continue reading
School began earlier than usual this year on a clear summer day, Wednesday 11 January. There were many excited Maritzburg Prep children who just couldn’t wait to get going with 2017, while one or two parents had too hold back an emotional tear or three.
Check out these photos… Continue reading
Term 3 has been a busy one in the lives of Maritzburg Prep children and teachers! Check out some of the behind-the-scenes activity. Continue reading
Wheels Day saw a flurry of action on Friday 9 September as Maritzburg Prep completed the last of its themed Fridays in the third term. The day was marked by each grade having time on their own wheels, learning about safety and exploring the campus on bikes, roller skates and scooters.
A highlight of the day was the Unique Water trike which offered rides to the children, as well as an adrenaline-rush display by The Stig – also known as Mike Gordon, a parent at the school. Continue reading