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: 30 November 2018
  • SPORT RESULTS: 23 November 2018
  • SPORT RESULTS: 9 November 2018
  • SPORT RESULTS: 2 November 2018

SPORTS NEWS:
SWIMMING: Amathole District Trials
Congratulations to the following Lilyfontein learners who participated in the Amathole District Trials and who got chosen to represent Amathole at Inyati Gala:
Grade1:
- Summer gaylard
- Gemma Miles
- Emily Reed
Grade 3
- Sadi Steyn
- Oliver Pascoe
Grade 4
- Daniel Naude
Grade 6
- Michael Naude

SWIMMING: Aquanova Star Gala
Congratulations to the following podium positions
U9 Boys 
Oliver Pascoe - Silver Backstroke; Bronze Freestyle; Bronze Butterfly
U10 Boys 
Daniel Naude - Gold Freestyle; Gold Backstroke; Gold Breaststroke; Gold Butterfly
Conor Moore - Silver Breaststroke
U12 Boys 
Micheal Naude - Gold Freestyle; Gold Backstroke; Gold Breaststroke; Gold Butterfly

RUNNING: 

- Aiden Young ran in the Gonubie Coastal Challenge 21km on Saturday 17 November, and was 1st Junior in a time of 1hr31min18sec.
- Aiden Young received received the club award for Male Junior (U21) athlete for the year 2018 at the awards ceremony for Oxford Striders Running Club.

EQUESTRIAN - Christmas Show
Congratulations to all our learners:
Juliet Prioleau:

  • A2 1m - 1st Place
  • A2 1.10m - 1st Place
  • 1m Championship - Champion
  • Junior Novice Working Hunter - Reserve Champion

Kathryn Swan:

  • November junior show champion
  • Junior Reserve Working champion
  • Junior Reserve Working hunter
  • All Novice level

Keira Davis:

  • Child 1m show jumping. 2 x first places
  • Child Open working hunter 90cm 1ST place

Anya Nash:

  • Junior 1st novice equitation.
  • Junior 1st Cub hunter 70cm.

Kirsten Nash:

  • 1st 2phase 80cm,
  • 2nd A2 80cm,
  • 2nd championship 80cm,
  • 2nd Junior equitation welcome,
  • 3rd Cub hunter 70cm

Bridget Venables:

  • 1st A2 80cm,
  • 2nd Pony Rider Novice Show Hunter,
  • 1st Pleasure Pony,
  • Reserve SASA Pony Rider Champion,
  • 1st & Champion Pony Rider Novice Working Hunter,
  • 1st 80cm Championship
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SPORTS RESULTS:
Well done to all the kids that attended the Aquanova Star Gala on Saturday. Podium positions were as follows:
U9 Boys 
Oliver Pascoe - Silver Backstroke; Bronze Freestyle; Bronze Butterfly
U10 Boys 
Daniel Naude - Gold Freestyle; Gold Backstroke; Gold Breaststroke; Gold Butterfly
Conor Moore - Silver Breaststroke
U12 Boys 
Micheal Naude - Gold Freestyle; Gold Backstroke; Gold Breaststroke; Gold Butterfly

SPORT NEWS: 

- Aiden Young ran in the Gonubie Coastal Challenge 21km on Saturday 17 November, and was 1st Junior in a time of 1hr31min18sec.
- Aiden Young received received the club award for Male Junior (U21) athlete for the year 2018 at the awards ceremony for Oxford Striders Running Club.

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SPORT NEWS: 
Equestrian

Congratulations to the following riders for being chosen to represent the Eastern Cape at the South African Equitation Champs later this year: We are very proud of our riders and their horses.

- Juliet Prioleau (Grade 12) - Junior intermediate team
- Anya Nash (Grade 10) - Junior novice team
- Bridget Venables (Grade 7) - Pony intermediate team
- Keira Davis (Grade 6) - Pony open team
- Kara Freitag (Grade 6) - Pony intermediate team

SPORT RESULTS: 
Cricket
U13A vs Gonubie
Lilyfontein 372 all out. Chad Henderson 53, Christopher Ham 79, Jahdiel Chitondwe 58* and Megan Emslie 43.
Gonubie 190 all out.
Lilyfontein won by 182 runs

U11A vs Gonubie
Gonubie 220 all out. Josh Pickering 4/30
Lilyfontein 26 all out.
Lilyfontein lost by 194 runs

U10A vs Gonubie
Lilyfontein 143/2. Heath Vd Merwe 50*
Gonubie 137 all out.
Lilyfontein won by 6 runs

U9A vs Gonubie
Lilyfontein 105 all out. Jack Bosazza 24 & Conor Moore 20
Gonubie 106/4.
Lilyfontein lost by 6 wickets

U9A vs Dale
Lilyfontein 72/8. Blade Mclean 27
Dale 73/7 Blade Mclean 3/11, Corbin Tidbury 2/7
Lilyfontein lost by 3 wickets

U13A vs Stirling
Stirling 159/5.
Lilyfontein 88 all out. Chad Henderson 30
Lilyfontein lost by 70 runs

U10A vs Hudson Park
Lilyfontein 113/3. Jeddyn Lennox 67
Hudson Park 114/3.
Lilyfontein lost by 7 wickets

U13 Girls vs Stirling
Stirling 87/8. Megan Petzer 3/15
Lilyfontein 88/3. Megan Emslie 44*
Lilyfontein won by 7 wickets

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SPORT RESULTS: 

CRICKET
U11A Cricket vs Sakhile
Sakhile 86/9 in 20 overs. Josh Pickering 4/10 in 4 overs.
Lilyfontein 57 all out.
Lilyfontein lost by 29 runs.

U13B vs Stirling D
Lilyfontein 108/5. Jeddyn Lennox 52*, Jahdiel Chitondwe 17*.
Stirling 63 all out. Heath Vd Merwe 4/6, Seth Wiggil 3/9 and John Kretzmann 2/13.
Lilyfontein won by 45 runs

U13 Girs vs Berlin Primary
Berlin 69/8, Megan Emslie 4/10
Lilyfontein 73/0, Megan Emslie 43*
Lilyfontein won by 10 wickets

U13 Boys vs Dale
Dale 86/10, Aidon Tidbury 4/10
Lilyfontein 87/1, Chad Henderson 47*
Lilyfontein won by 9 wickets

U10 Boys vs Dale
Dale 107/6, Sebastian Walker 3/15
Lilyfontein 107/3, Jeddyn Lennox 43*
Lilyfontein won by 7 wickets

CYCLING
Results from Thomas River event 27 October:
- Sabro Atakligan 2nd - 47.2 KM Open
- Kirsten Nash: 1st lady 20km cycle
- Anya Nash: 2nd lady 20km cycle
- Timothy Page: 10th overall in the 20km Thomas River MTB cycle and 1st Sprog (boy).
- Jack Bosazza: 1st boy 5km cycle

SWIMMING
Congratulations to Sadi Steyn - who placed 1st in the girls u/9 backstroke at the Amathole Country School’s competition. 

SPORT NEWS: Support our Cricketers
Our Lilyfontein U13 Cricketers are at it again. Fundraising for their overseas tour in 2019. Please support the fun run 3 November at 2 Swans Wedding Farm @ 2pm. For more information please contact 072 431 7758.

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