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 […]
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 […]
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.
In the last week of term 1, all the learners from Grade R through to Grade 7 were treated to an interactive drumming session on djembe drums by Talking Drums, facilitated with great enthusiasm by Tracey and Michael. The sessions were an enriching experience for all, and the learners emerged from the hall with BIG smiles […]
Our Primary School learners celebrated the end of Term 1 with a morning of water fun hosted by the Parents’ Fundraising Association. Each class from Grade RR though to Grade 7 got a chance to spend some time in three different water play areas – a water slip-and-slide, an area with sponges for throwing and […]
Thank for joining us at our Open Morning on Saturday. It was lovely to meet and to talk to new families who are considering St. Benedict’s for their children in 2019. Applications are now open. Should you have missed our Open Day, please collect our prospectus and an application form from Mrs Singh at reception […]
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.
To conclude their second term theme about the Farm, the Grade 1’s went to the Animal Farm in Lello Road, Botha’s Hill. They had the opportunity to touch and feed farm animals. The Angora goats were their favourite! They saw a three day old lamb and a ten day old calf and ended off their visit […]
We were treated recently to a visit by the KZN Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Mr John Walton. The Grade RR to Grade 9 learners enjoyed a morning of music and learnt about the various roles of music and the different instruments in the orchestra – including the wind, string and percussion categories of instruments. The […]