Lilyfontein Newsletter 3.07 31 August 2018

31 August 2018

Dear Parents / Guardians,

We trust that you have had a good week please take note of the following:

SAFETY AND SECURITY
Parents please be advised that due to the increased security measures, collection and dropping off of learners will take slightly longer than in the past. Thank you for your understanding.

GRADE 9 SUBJECT CHOICE MEETING: 11 September
ALL Grade 9 parents and learners are reminded of the Subject Choice Meeting to be held in the School Hall on Tuesday, 11 September 2018 at 18:00. It is very important that you attend this meeting. Learners are to be dressed in their informal uniform.


SUNFLOWER DAY: 21 September
Be the hope and buy your tope for our annual Sunflower Day. We encourage all Lilyfontein families to buy their R30 tope from Pick 'n Pay or the School Shop and wear them to school on the 21 September. R30 is a donation to the fund and learners are encouraged to buy a new one for 2018.
Click on link for more information.





ADVENTURE RACE 2018
Entries close on the 3 September.  If you have not yet registered for our Adventure Race please log onto www.roag.co.za and ENTER TODAY!  



Adventure Race 2018: Compulsory Equipment List



Adventure Race 2018: Grd 1-3 and Grd 4-5 Compulsory Equipment List

  

INTERMEDIATE PHASE: Adventure Race Training

All Grade 4-5 and U13 teams entering the Lilyfontein Adventure Race are encouraged to attend Adventure Sport on a Monday and Thursday with their teams to train. Monday is cross-fit and Thursday is cycling.

SPONSORS ADVENTURE RACE 2018
A big thank you to all our partners and sponsors for this years Adventure Race.  





GUITAR TEA CONCERT
We will be having our Guitar Tea Concert on Saturday, 15 September 2018 from 10:00 to 12:30 in the School Hall. If you would like tickets, please send the money, name, grade and number of tickets to Lisa van Tonder before Monday, 10 September (tickets are R30 each). Any queries please contact Mrs Wiggill.

INTERACT: Family Fun Day 22 September
We encourage Lilyfontein families to form teams of 2 or 4 to participate in this team based family fun day.  Let your adventure start here!  Good times to be had with your loved ones! Please READ, SIGN, PAY, SUBMIT J



PRE-PRIMARY PLAY

Big congratulations to the Pre-Primary teachers and learners for putting on a wonderful musical and play: How the Baby Leopard got her Spots!





BIG GREEN EXPO: 14-16 September

The annual Big Green Expo exists to educate the public about the impact our choices have on the environment. They will be showcasing products and services that are kinder to the environment and provide a platform for like minded people to interact. Entrance is FREE! Lilyfontein will be involved in this EXPO please find time to support and visit, let's save our planet.





FOUNDATION PHASE: Extra Murals Term 3 week 7 and 8
Please click on the link to view extra murals

ADVERTISE IN THE LYNX MAGAZINE
We still have advertising space left in our directory.  Please contact marketing if you are wanting to advertise in our publication.





SUPPORT U13 CRICKET FUNDRAISER: 1 September

The Lilyfontein U13 Cricket team is hosting a Spring Day Bazaar from 10:00 at the 2 Swans venue tomorrow on 1 September. Bring the whole family out for a good, old fashioned, day of fun. Free entry and all are welcome.



RESULTS
Marshal Arts
Congratulations to Zothando Simon who participated in the SAKMAA in Potchefstroom last week-end and achieved excellent results:
- 1st Gold medal - weapon form
- 2nd Silver medal - combat weapon
- 2nd Silver medal - normal form
- 2nd Silver medal - continues sparring
- 3rd Bronze medal - normal sparring

Cross Country
Border Championships
- Girls u9 Crystal Kruger 2nd Silver medal

Lilyfontein 7-a-side Tournament
Netball
Final u19
- Lilyfontein vs De Vos Malan lost 7-11
Rugby
Final u19
- Lilyfontein vs Port Rex lost 15-22
Final u13
- Kings College won 29-12 vs Central
Final u11
- Lilyfontein vs Central lost 17-19

Interhouse
Hockey
- u9 Girls vs Boys (mixed) draw
- u10 Boys draw
- u10 and u11 Girls (mixed) Navy won
- u13 Girls Navy won
- u13 Boys draw
- u14 and u16 Girls (mixed) Orange won
- 1st and 2nd Team Girls (mixed) draw
Netball
- u9 Navy won
- u10 and u11 (mixed) Orange won
- 2nd team Orange won
- 1st team Orange won
Rugby
- u9 Orange won
- u11 Orange won
- u13 Navy won
- u15 Navy won

WINNERS OF THE LILYFONTEIN INTERHOUSE WINTER SPORT FESTIVAL




Yours faithfully
MR N ELS
Principal



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2018/08/31
  • Grade 7 Entrepreneurs Day
  • Grade 1 Adventure Day
2018/09/01
  • EC Schools Cross Country Champs - All Ages at Port Alfred
  • EC Schools XC Champs in Port Alfred (All Schools)
2018/09/04
  • Grade 9 Adventure Day
2018/09/06
  • SACEE Poetry Cafe- invited Gold Awards
2018/09/07
  • Pre-Primary Spring Day
  • Lilyfontein Adventure Race
2018/09/08
  • ASA National XC Champs - All Ages in PE
  • ASA National Cross Country Champs - All Ages at Port Elizabeth
  • 1st & U/15 Cricket vs Grens (TBC)
2018/09/10
  • Pre-Primary Assessment Week
2018/09/11
  • Grade 9 Subject Choice Meeting
2018/09/15
  • 1st & U/15 Cricket vs N. Region (TBC)
  • Guitar Tea
2018/09/18
  • Grade 7 Camp (TBC)
2018/09/21
  • Eco/Paddling Cake Sale
2018/09/22
  • 1st & U/15 Cricket vs Mdantsane (TBC)
2018/09/24
  • HERITAGE DAY
2018/09/25
  • Pre-Primary Heritage Day Braai
2018/09/26
  • Grade 12 Adventure Day (TBC)
2018/09/28
  • SCHOOL CLOSES
2018/09/29
  • SA Champs Adventure Race at Helpmekaar.
  • SA Schools National Cross Country Champs - All Ages at Bloemfontein
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Sport Results

  • SPORT RESULTS: 7 September 2018
  • SPORT RESULTS: 31 August 2018
  • SPORT RESULTS: 24 August 2018
  • SPORT RESULTS: 17 August 2018

SPORT NEWS: Summer Sport Timetables 
please click on the links below

Sport: Summer Timetable High School

Sport: Summer timetable Primary School

SPORT NEWS: Congratulations
CYCLING
We would like to congratulate Kirsten Nash and Anya Nash, they have both been selected for the Eastern Cape Team to take part at the National Spur Final at Magaliesburg on 5 and 6 October 2018.

EQUESTRIAN
We would like to commend Keira Davis for her outstanding performance this year in Equestrian. Some outstanding results!
BEC – 2017 TO 2018 YEAR – PRIZE GIVING
Keira Davis was awarded the following for the 2017 – 2018 riding year.
- Show Jumping – Top Pony rider show jumper – Certificate and trophy
- Equitation – Top Pony rider for Equitation – Certificate and trophy
- Showing – 1st open Working Hunter Pony rider overall – Certificate and trophy

RESULTS:
SPUR SCHOOLS MOUNTAIN BIKE LEAGUE
Spur Eastern Cape Final held at Overbaakens, Port Elizabeth on 2 September 2018
- Teo Bosazza: 2nd Sub Junior Boys A
- EJ Mollentze: 4th Youth Men A
- Kirsten Nash: 1st Youth Women A(Provincial School Champion)
- Sabro Atakligan: 4th Youth Men B
- Anya Nash: 2nd Youth Woman B

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Marshal Arts
Congratulations to Zothando Simon who participated in the SAKMAA in Potchefstroom last week-end and achieved excellent results:
- 1st Gold medal - weapon form
- 2nd Silver medal - combat weapon
- 2nd Silver medal - normal form
- 2nd Silver medal - continues sparring
- 3rd Bronze medal - normal sparring

Cross Country
Border Championships
- Girls u9 Crystal Kruger 2nd Silver medal

Lilyfontein 7-a-side Tournament
Netball
Final u19
- Lilyfontein vs De Vos Malan lost 7-11
Rugby
Final u19
- Lilyfontein vs Port Rex lost 15-22
Final u13
- Kings College won 29-12 vs Central
Final u11
- Lilyfontein vs Central lost 17-19

Interhouse
Hockey
- u9 Girls vs Boys (mixed) draw
- u10 Boys draw
- u10 and u11 Girls (mixed) Navy won
- u13 Girls Navy won
- u13 Boys draw
- u14 and u16 Girls (mixed) Orange won
- 1st and 2nd Team Girls (mixed) draw
Netball
- u9 Navy won
- u10 and u11 (mixed) Orange won
- 2nd team Orange won
- 1st team Orange won
Rugby
- u9 Orange won
- u11 Orange won
- u13 Navy won
- u15 Navy won

WINNERS OF THE LILYFONTEIN INTERHOUSE WINTER SPORT FESTIVAL

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Hockey
- U13A vs Stirling U13C won 5-1
- U13A vs KHS drew 0-0
- U11 vs Stirling lost 0-1

BUCO Adventure Race
Held in KWT on Sunday, 19th August. Congratulations to these two Lilyfontein teams who won their divisions. 
- 30km - Duo - Josie Price and Jordan McLaren
- 10km - Team E-Lemonaters - Timothy Page, Logan McLaren, Blessing Mnisi, Erik Le Roux

Tennis
-Intermediate Phase mixed doubles vs Stirling lost 4-2

Rugby: Komga Sports Festival
- u8 won 2 lost 2
- u7 lost 4

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RESULTS
Hockey
Girls Hockey
- 1st Team vs Merrifield lost 1-2
- u14 A vs Merrifield drew 0-0
- u13 A vs Gonubie drew 0-0
- u13 B vs George Randall won 2-1
- u13A Girls vs Gonubie drew 0-0
- u11 vs Stirling lost 0-1
- u11 vs George Randall won 6-0

Festival at Berlin
- u10 A lost 1, drew 2
- u10 B lost 1, won 1, drew 1

Boys Hockey
- 1st Boys vs Merrifield drew 2-2
- u16 vs Merrifield drew 2-2

Netball
- 1st Team vs Baysville won 22-8
- 2nd Team vs Baysville won 12-10
- u15 vs Beaconhurst won 16-6
- u13A vs Voorpos A won 15-4
- u13B vs Voorpos A won 9-5
- u10 vs Gonubie won 4-3

Rugby
- 1st Team vs Baysville won 51-8
- 2nd Team vs Baysville won 26-7
- u15 vs Baysville lost 26-28
- u11 vs Kuswag won 31-0
- u9 vs Kuswag won 24-0

vs Grens
- u13 drew 5-5
- u11 lost 12-21
- u9 lost 0-52

Equestrian - Primary School - 2018 Inter-school's
Dressage
• Rhapsody 3rd (Catelyn Krull, Bridget Venables)
• Jubilance 1st (Tristan & Abby Partovi)
Turnout

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