We celebrated our Founder’s Feast Day with a special Mass on Friday which was presided over by Cardinal Napier. The Mass was followed by tea for staff and special guests in the chapel garden. The whole school then united to share in their good fortune by making sandwiches for the homeless people of Durban. High School learners partnered […]
Beautiful, creative and colourful artworks from talented artists at St. Benedict School were displayed at the annual art exhibitions held at Pinetown Girls High School and the Royal Agricultural Show, where many schools were represented. St. Benedict pupils from Grade R to Grade 12 achieved good results and many pupils were awarded certificates for their […]
The Primary School recently held its annual Dance and Music Production, where every learner from Grade R right through to Grade 7 got to participate. This year the show was entitled “The Greatest Movie ever Made” and the audience got the opportunity to see some of the different genres of movies which have been made over […]
The Grade 3 learners had lots of fun learning about the different countries of the world during the second term. This culminated with their annual “Around the World Day” which gave the learners the opportunity to come to school dressed in the clothing of a country of their choice. They then took a “trip” to each grade, from Grade RR […]
In the true spirit of the Comrades Marathon, our school decided to join in the fun and hosted their own mini-Comrades on Friday. Each learner in the Primary School got to design their own race number and they all lined up and waited for the cock’s crow to start them off. They followed a set […]
St Benedict School’s Fundraising Association hosted a Disco on Friday evening which was open to all learners from Grade RR to Grade 7. The Primary school learners had lots of fun doing the Makarena, the Juicy Wiggle and “Flossing” etc. and were very reluctant to leave at 8:30pm.
Our learners joined in the fun by celebrating Slipper Day on Friday. Learners loved the opportunity to wear their comfy slippers to school with their uniforms. All funds raised went to the Reach for a Dream Foundation.
We went a little book crazy this week. Wednesday was BOOK DAY and all the Primary School learners got the opportunity to dress up as their favourite book characters. Learners arrived at school dressed as everything from Princes and Princesses, to Harry Potter and Pinnochio . The dress-up parade was followed by a dedicated reading time where learners from the higher […]
Our Grade 12 learners partied the night away on Friday at their Enchanted Garden themed Matric Dance. The learners arrived in style and were presented to the crowd as they walked down the red carpet to the transformed school hall. The learners dazzled in their beautiful outfits and a magical, fairytale evening was had by all.
In the last week of term 1, we held our annual Primary School Inter-house Cross Country event. Every learner from Grade 1 to Grade 7 got to run the same course around the school grounds and much fun was had by all. Raphael House won the event with the most points.