Grade 7 Market Day 2016

Grade 7 Market Day 2016

The Grade 7 learners spend a portion of their year studying Economic and Management Science which includes learning about entrepreneurship and how to run their own businesses. The culmination of this is a fun Market Day which the whole primary school gets to enjoy. This year the rain put a bit of a damper on […]

Grandparents Day 2016

Grandparents Day 2016

The Foundation Phase learners celebrated the special role which their grandparents play in their lives. Grandparents were invited to spend the morning at school and attended a presentation of songs, poems and dance, followed by a delicious tea in the school’s Chapel Garden. The grandparents then all went back to the classrooms to admire their schoolwork and art.

Matric Prize Giving Ceremony 2016

Matric Prize Giving Ceremony 2016

St. Benedict School hosted the Final Matric Prize Giving ceremony on the 14 October 2016. Dr Amanda Zondo, a past pupil, was the Guest of Honour.  The school also bid farewell to their Matrics with a traditional candle ceremony and the ringing of the bell.  The Dux for 2016, who was also awarded with Academic […]

Firestation Fun for Grade 2

Firestation Fun for Grade 2

The Grade 2 learners spent the third term learning all about different modes of transport and ended off by looking at the various emergency services. In order to conclude the theme, a visit was arranged to the Pinetown Fire Station. Here the learners heard all about the equipment used by the fire-fighters and were taught […]

Grade R Letterland Day

Grade R Letterland Day

Grade R learners completed their Letterland programme with a “Letterland” Party at the end of the third term. The learners each chose a character from the Letterland Phonics programme and had to dress up as that character. They also brought a yummy treat to share with the Grade which started with the letter they had […]

Heritage Day 2016

Heritage Day 2016

Heritage Day is celebrated annually on 24 September and is a day on which all South Africans are encouraged to celebrate their cultures and the diversity of beliefs and traditions which make up our wonderful Rainbow Nation. In our 60th anniversary year, we took some time out to celebrate our rich cultural heritage. In the Primary […]

Grade 2’s Build Boats that Float

Grade 2’s Build Boats that Float

The Grade 2’s at have spent this term learning about all forms of transport. After learning about water transport, they each got to build their own boat out of waste materials and then tested them to see if they would float. It was also Spring Day civvies that day so lots of fun was had […]

High School Sports Day 2016

High School Sports Day 2016

Herewith the results from another successful High School Sports Day Jade Campbell was awarded Most Promising Junior Girl Eli Louis and Sphesihle Masondo shared the trophy for Most Promising Junior Boy  Victrix Ludorum – Jamie Young Victor Ludorum – Athobe Mlahlwa Chenoa Brenkman and Dean Bauer, house captains for Raphael received the trophy for the […]

Our Lady’s Birthday

Our Lady’s Birthday

The entire school celebrated Our Lady’s Birthday on Thursday, 8 September, with an assembly in the chapel garden. Mary, the mother of Jesus, is an example to all of us on discipleship and how to live a virtuous life.  Each child made a tissue flower which was used to make a rosary on the grass […]

Eskom Science Expo 2016

Eskom Science Expo 2016

The learners from the St Benedict School Sciences Department celebrated a successful year when they recently competed in the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists. Approximately 488 learners from schools across the province participated in the Eskom Science Expo in KwaZulu Natal. The Expo brought together learners, teachers, professional organisations, educational bodies and governments from all […]