On Friday 13 May, Maritzburg Preparatory School hosted a Winter Warmth and Walk as part of this term’s themed Fridays. Children and families were encouraged to donate clothes and blankets to communities in need ahead of the cold winter months. A full bakkie-load of donations was collected by Richard and Heather Schefermann.
As part of activities for the day, children went for a walk around the campus where the older children (Grade 3) partnered with younger ones (Grade RR and R), as they explored the forest and pathways around the school and OneLife church campus. Continue reading
This term the pre-school are visiting Worlds View School which overlooks the city of Pietermaritzburg as part of their curriculum. The children learn about city landmarks such as the city hall and the aerial mast.
Last week the Dolphins class (Grade R) went up to Worlds View School and also learned about features of Autumn, where jumping in leaves and a walk through the forest were just some of the activities to form part of the day. Continue reading
On Friday 29 April 2016, children celebrated the public holiday two days earlier by coming to school in civvies and studying the meaning of freedom from Galations 5:1 – “It is for freedom that Christ has set us free.” Continue reading
As part of our themed Fridays, children and teachers came to school on 22 April 2016 dressed a character from a book in celebration of World Book Day. See if you can recognise some of these characters! Continue reading
On a hot summer’s day, 4 March 2016, the children of Maritzburg Prep took to the pool to showcase their skills in front of packed grandstands full of parents, family members and friends. Continue reading
On Friday 19 February, Maritzburg Prep hosted its annual Picnic Evening. Games, braais and good memories were the order of the evening! Continue reading
On Monday 15 February the Pre-School hosted its annual playdate evening. The purpose of these evenings is to provide an opportunity for parents of the Grade RR and R 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!
Wors rolls have become an annual hit at this event as well, ably cooked and prepared by our resident braai chefs! Continue reading
On Thursday 12 February 2016 there was a guest appearance by some special circus folk, as the children were treated to show by local clowns Confused Khambule, Clumsy Krog and Grumpy Griffin! Continue reading
Cross Country has been taking place at a special venue this term for Maritzburg Prep. Our staff are involved in setting up a new pre-school in the Worlds View area, and the grounds overlook the city of Pietermaritzburg. (Click here for more information on the new school.) Continue reading
Our Grade 3 children went to perform their 2015 concert item (Happy) to the staff and students at Russell High School on 3 February 2016. Needless to say, Continue reading