The Grade 1 Skills morning took place on Saturday 30 January. These mornings are always a great time of presenting and encouraging these skills to be developed in the home context… and our Maritzburg Prep parents always participate with great enthusiasm!
Here’s to another great sporting year! Continue reading
Summer is fully upon us and the children are enjoying the pool on hot days. The Grade RRs have been introduced into the water as part of the life skills programme by our excellent staff trainers.
The Grade 3s have also had a lot of time in the water and have competed in two galas against Ridge. Continue reading
IT’S been a great start to the year at Maritzburg Prep! The children at Maritzburg Prep arrived excited on day one, and were introduced to their new teachers and classes.
Here are some pictures of the first day. Continue reading
The Grade 3 children had a special outing to the Natal Zoological Gardens on Tuesday 29 September 2015. Among the highlights were the Bengal Tigers (“I think he thinks we look like hamburgers!” said one Grade 3 boy), the chimpanzees (“They move and look just like us!!” said another) and the exotic birds, including the Macaws, which spoke back to the children. Continue reading
The Junior Primary children were presented with a special puppet show by the teachers and puppeteers at Puppet World, a company which specializes in children’s entertainment. The educational show was called ‘Under the Baobab Tree’, which was all about the heritage of South Africa. Continue reading
The Cultural Evening on 17 September saw the Junior Primary children performed songs as a preview to the end of year Celebration Concert, to a packed hall of parents, family and friends. This was followed by Funky Frank’s special show on family values and his unique presentation of the gospel, as well as a talk from principal Brett Mouton. Continue reading
A number of guitar students joined Mr Calder in the weekly school assembly this term, playing worship songs and bringing more sound to the 120 voices that gather in the school hall every Wednesday. Continue reading
The pre-school and junior primary children took the Maritzburg Prep field to participate in the annual Sports Day, in front of family and friends. Here are some photos from the day. (Send us your pics) Continue reading
The Grade 1 children arrived on Wednesday 24 June to showcase what they want to be when they grow up. Rock stars, DJs, doctors, pilots… see if you can guess who is who from the pics. Continue reading
The Grade 1 children visited the Pietermaritzburg Fire Station on Tuesday 23 June. Station Officer Pro Maharaj showed the children around the fire station, during which history was made! Continue reading