Matrics Enchanting Dance

Matrics Enchanting Dance

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.

Foundation Phase Gala

Foundation Phase Gala

We hosted our Foundation Phase Gala on Friday. Every single learner from Grade R to Grade 3 had an opportunity to show off their swimming skills, with their families there to enthusiastically support them.

Grade 1’s “P” Party

Grade 1’s “P” Party

The Grade 1 learners have been learning and revising the Letterland characters this term in Phonics. They celebrated how far they have come by having a “P” Party, with everyone coming to school dressed as something beginning with the letter P. Policemen, pirates, princesses, lots of pyjamas and even Pocahontas as well as pilots joined in the […]

Dressing up on Valentines Day

Dressing up on Valentines Day

We celebrated Valentine‘s Day in style last week. All the children got into the spirit of the day and came to school dressed in their red, white and pink finery. There were many activities involving the theme of LOVE and lots of fun was had by all.    

Natural Science Dioramas in Gr 5

Natural Science Dioramas in Gr 5

Taking a sneak peak inside the Grade 5 learners’ classrooms this past week; they have designed their own dioramas to reflect a specific habitat. They will do further research on interdependent relationships within these habitats.

Welcome Family Braai

Welcome Family Braai

Our school has a long standing tradition where, at the beginning of each school year, both existing and new families gather at school on the last Friday in January to braai and to socialise. This is a perfect opportunity for the staff, learners and parents to get to know each other a little better in an informal […]

I Care

I Care

St. Benedict School has adopted the theme “I Care” for the year 2018. We invite all learners to bring in any one of the following items by Wednesday next week, which we will offer up during our Opening Mass at 08h30 in the hall. Toilet Rolls, Toothpaste, Hand soap, Tissues, Toothbrushes and Hand Cream These […]

Back to School 2018

Back to School 2018

It was so lovely to see all the children, refreshed from their holiday and filled with such enthusiasm on the first day back at school. We welcome many new Grade 8’s to our family, and as is tradition in the High School, marked the beginning of their journey here with us by ringing the bell. […]

Pocket of Excellence

Pocket of Excellence

St Benedict School in Pinetown celebrated today with the announcement of the Matric Class of 2017’s results. Shimon Corcos was placed in the top 140 in the country’s IEB examinations with an average of 90% and 7 out of 7 A symbols.  Mwezi Londa also achieved a full house of 7 out of 7 A […]

Toastmasters International 2017

Toastmasters International 2017

The Grade 11 learners recently completed an 8 week Toastmaster’s International course which aimed to develop their public speaking and leadership skills. The learners had to deliver prepared speeches, impromptu discussions, evaluations, toasts and jokes over the course of the programme. On Wednesday the 20th September the Grade 11’s officially completed the course and graduated. […]