Home Term Info Pre-Primary



We thank you for entrusting your child to us. We shall, through application of teaching methods, endeavour to lay the foundation for your child's future learning experiences. We will strive to help your child to develop physically, intellectually, socially, emotionally and spiritually. However, regular reinforcement at home is critical to the development of your child.

Please take note of the following:

School Times 7:20-12:00

Teachers are only on duty from 07:20 in the morning. The Pre-Primary gate needs to remain closed until a teacher comes on duty. Please wait outside with your child until the gate opens at 07:20. Please do not drop off and leave him/her unattended and assume the school or another parent will be the safe-keeper of your child. School closes at 11:00 for the first week of school. Aftercare will be available from the first week and from 11:00. From week 2, school will close at the normal time, 12:00. We close early in the first week to allow the children to settle in.


Please note that all uniform requirements are available directly from Cranberry Clothing CC.

Contact Person: Hannah Tito, Cell: 082 9441090
Address: 132 Beach Road, Nahoon, East London, 5201

Please note that uniforms are compulsory and are worn every Friday and on school outings. You have until 3 March 2018 to purchase the above. When children are wearing their uniform they need to wear predominantly white socks and takkies, no jewelry to be worn and hair needs to be tied up.

Key Dates

  • 23 Jan Parent Meeting 17:15
  • 3 Feb BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle
  • 14 Feb Valentine's Day (dress in pink and white)
  • 26 Feb – 2 March Assessment Week
  • 21 March Human Rights Day
  • 28 March Easter Egg Hunt and Picnic
  • 23 Feb Pet Pals Visit School (Pet Food donations welcome)
Please make a direct deposit of R150 no later than 31 March 2018. Please use your child's surname and class name as a reference. Eg. Surname Gr RB.

School Account, FNB, Lilyfontein School, Branch 210221, A/C No. 52131716428, Cheque Account

This amount covers the petrol and entry costs for all the outings for 2018. You will still receive an outing letter to be signed for each outing. Remember to send a packed lunch on those days and parents are most welcome to join us.

There will be no outing in the 1st term.

Teacher Morning Meetings

There is a 10 minute staff meeting held in the staffroom every morning. All staff are requested to attend these meetings, however we will only be sending 1 Pre-Primary teacher. There will always be 3 Pre-Primary teachers on duty at the Pre-Primary from 07:20. You are welcome to leave your child with any of the 3 teachers on duty, should your child's teacher be on meeting duty.

General Reminders

Your child will need the following supplies this year:

  1. Stationery pack
  2. Box of tissues
  3. 2x Liquid soap
  4. 1 pack of wet wipes (grade 0)
  5. School bag with lunch

Pre-Primary Christmas Party: 7 Dec 2016

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Our pre-primary Christmas Party will be on 7 December at the pre-primary. Father Christmas will be visiting and bringing presents for the good little boys and girls.


Time: approximately 08:00-10:00. 
Christmas Gift: Please send a book/puzzle wrapped and labelled with your child's name. NO TOYS may be sent as this creates a problem amongst the children. Please send your child's gift by no later than 18 November 2016.

Bring and Share Eats: Please bring a plate of eats to share and socialise with other parents and teachers.

Kind Regards
Clarissa Fisher
Pre-Primary Co-ordinator



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Dear Parents

It is concert time again. This year our concert is "A Starry Night". All the costumes are already provided barring the brides and grooms. Brides: to wear any pretty white or cream dress. Grooms: to wear smart black pants and a white shirt. All your child will need to provide is leggings and a top (only if stated alongside your child's character). If there is nothing indicated next to your child's character, you don't need to send any clothing. We will be sending home your child's costume have in a marked sealed packet. Please hand wash the costume and mend anything if need be. (Please do not alter them in any way.) Pack it back into the marked packet and send it to school by no later than Monday 14 November 2016.

Please ensure that you child is at school for all of the dates mentioned below:
28 NOVEMBER Concert Photos
29 NOVEMBER Dress Rehearsal
30 NOVEMBER Concert Night

Please ensure that your children wear underwear at all times during concert week.. We will be dressing and undressing them often during that week.

Clarissa Fisher
Pre-Primary Co-Ordinatior


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