Shakespeare Festival 2017

Shakespeare Festival 2017

Our High School learners will be performing a modern abridged version of the Shakespearean tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, at the Playhouse Theatre this Wednesday evening. Tickets are available through Computicket. Here is a sneak peak at some of the performers in their costumes.

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 […]

Soccer Tour 2016

Soccer Tour 2016

On the 5th of May the High School Soccer boys and girls teams headed to Johannesburg for a soccer tour. On Friday the 6th of May, before our first soccer Match, we took a sightseeing trip to the new Mall Of Africa, and had Starbucks for the very first time. After an adventurous day at the […]

Enviro Club News: Paradise Valley Outing

Enviro Club News: Paradise Valley Outing

Paradise Valley nature reserve picnic and nature viewing: Recently, the High School Enviro Club left school at 15h00 to go on a nature walk and picnic at Paradise Valley nature reserve. The members of the Enviro club were accompanied by past pupil, Cameron Leslie, the grade RR teacher, Mrs Leslie and Enviro facilitator, Mrs Collings. Club members all enjoyed each […]

Guinness World Record Attempt

Guinness World Record Attempt

Learners from St. Benedict School participated in the WORLD GUINNESS RECORD BREAKING ATTEMPT for the largest Practical Science Lesson with 2,104 participants from all around Kwa-Zulu Natal, on the 05 February 2016 at the ICC. Participants worked in small teams to complete two experiments as part of the lesson that focused on pendulum oscillations and […]

Grade 12 Peer Counsellors Farewell

Grade 12 Peer Counsellors Farewell

The Gr 11, Gr 12 Peer Counsellors, Mr Louis, Mr Neale and the Peer Counselling Facilitators (Ms Bogaard, Mrs Cotton, Mrs Downing, Mrs Van Noordwyk, Mrs Govender and Mrs Ndabezitha) joined together to celebrate another year of service to peer counselling and to bid the matric Peer Counsellors farewell. Encouragement, humility and gratitude were the […]

2015 Art Exhibition

2015 Art Exhibition

We hosted our annual art exhibition on the 28th October, which showcased the works of both Primary and High School learners. Parents and friends were invited to view the art which was displayed in classrooms and corridors throughout the Primary School.  

Matric Prize Giving 16 October 2015

Matric Prize Giving 16 October 2015

Academic achievers of the class of 2015 were acknowledged at their Prize Giving ceremony that was held on Friday, 16 October 2015. Ms Mans, who matriculated at St. Benedict School in 2008, was the guest speaker at the ceremony. We also bid farewell to our Matrics of 2015 with a candle ceremony and the Ringing of […]

5km Sponsored Colour Run

5km Sponsored Colour Run

St Benedict School was supposed to hold their annual 5km Big Walk in July, along with their Winter Carnival. Unfortunately, the weather did not co-operate on the day and the school was forced to cancel the walk due to rain. The walk was rescheduled for the end of Term 3 and every learner from Grade […]

Heritage Day Celebration

Heritage Day Celebration

The Grade 4 – 11 isiZulu second language learners held an Umgubho Wamasiko Esintu (Heritage Day Celebration) on Wednesday 23rd September. Pupils came dressed in traditional outfits and brought along traditional foods to sample. They then enjoyed their school day celebrating their heritage through dance, music and drama.