St. Benedict’s Feast Day

St. Benedict’s Feast Day

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 […]

Pinetown Girls High Art Exhibition

Pinetown Girls High Art Exhibition

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 […]

Primary School Dance, Drama and Music Production

Primary School Dance, Drama and Music Production

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 […]

Grade 3 Travel Around the World

Grade 3 Travel Around the World

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 […]

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 […]