INFORMATION

Information

 

School Hours

6 am – 6 pm

Learners who come before 7 am must go to the waiting class next to the baby section where the teacher on duty will receive them.

All the gr. 1 – 7 learners gather in front of the gr. 1 classes on the playground from 7 am.

Praise and worship starts at 7:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays

Primary School classes start at 7:45

Learners in gr. 1 – 7 are NOT allowed to arrive late at school. They disrupt classes and lose out on very important work. Please ensure that your child is on time every day. It is your responsibility to ensure that if your child makes use of taxi transport that the driver is on time everyday.

Attendance:
If your child does not attend school please notify the office.

School Uniform

School uniform:
School Jerseys, Drimacs, Tracksuits, Pull-overs and Golf shirts MUST be bought ordered at the school. Trousers, navy blue Shorts, Skirts, Tights, Shirts, Socks, Shoes and Tekkies can be bought at most retailers

Please mark your child’s uniform with a permanent marker.

Boys:
Trousers: grey long or short
Shirt: blue long or short sleeves.
Jersey and pullover: Navy blue
Drimac: Navy blue
Tracksuits: can be ordered at school.
Socks: Grey
Shoes: Black school shoes. Sandals are not allowed.
shirt and Tekkies Shoes: Black school shoes. Sandals are not allowed.

Wednesday: Navy blue Shorts and the school Golf Shirt with white Tekkies
Fridays: Blue Jeans and the school Golf Shirt and Tekkies.

Girls:
Skirts: Navy blue or grey skirts.
Trousers: Grey long trousers for winter, must be the “girls cut”
Shirts: blue long or short sleeves.
Jersey & pullover: Navy blue
Drimac: Navy blue
Tracksuits: can be ordered at school.
Socks: Grey, navy blue or white
Shoes: Black school shoes. Sandals are not allowed.

Wednesday: Navy blue Shorts and the school Golf Shirt with white Tekkies
Fridays: Blue jeans (denim) and the school golf shirt and Tekkies.
Jerseys and drimacs with the school badge are available at school.
Golf shirts and tracksuits are also available at school.

PLEASE NOTE: The Friday school uniform should strictly be adhered to. Learners who wear the wrong uniform will not be allowed to go to class.
The Blue jeans MUST be blue. No coloured jeans will be allowed. Learners may NOT wear any other shoes than takkies. Takkies must be white, navy blue or black.

Schoolbags:
Schoolbags must be sturdy with divisions and must be clearly marked to avoid children to take home the wrong bag. If your child takes home the wrong schoolbag, please send it back the following morning.

Daily Program

Programme for the Primary School: Gr. 1 – 3
7:45 – School starts
First break: 9:45 – 10:15
Lunch break: 12:30 13:00
Formal School programme ends at 13:30
Homework for gr. 1 – 3 is either done during school time or in groups after school. There will be no homework on Fridays.

Programme for the Primary School: Gr. 4 – 7
7:45 – School starts
First break:10:00 – 10:20
Second break: 12:20 – 12:40
Formal School Programme ends at 14:00 and on a Friday at 13:30
Learners who stay for aftercare eat lunch at 14:10 – 14:30
Homework for gr. 4 – 7 starts at 14:30 in the homework room.

Security Register

The security register MUST be signed in and out by all parents, transport (taxi drivers) or by the learner him/herself if they come to school alone. If the learner is not signed in the register, the school will not take responsibility for the learner.

The school must be notified in writing or telephonically if someone other than the usual will collect the learner.

Progress Report

Reports are handed out 4 times per year. Parent feedback sessions will follow after each report. You will be notified of the dates.

Parent involvement:
Please make sure that you keep good and regular contact with your child’s teacher. This can be done personally, in the homework diary or you can phone the teacher during break time or after school.

Merit awards:
The merit awards function is held at the end of the year for gr. 1 – 7 learners.

School Holidays

The School uses the South African School’s calendar.

Medicine & Emergencies

Medicine:
If your child brings medicine to school, it must be handed to a teacher. Parents have to sign the medicine consent form.

Contact details of parents as well as emergency contact numbers:
The above mentioned numbers MUST be updated immediately if they change.