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: 10 May 2019
  • SPORT RESULTS: 03 May 2019
  • SPORT RESULTS: 18 April 2019
  • SPORT RESULTS: 05 April 2019

SPORT FIXTURES:  
Sport: Fixtures Merrifield vs Lilyfontein AWAY - 11 May 
Sport: Fixtures Kingswood - 11 May AWAY 
Sport: Fixtures SPAR Challenge Hockey - 12 May at Clarendon HS 
Sport: Fixtures Berlin - 15-16 May HOME

SPORT NEWS: Border Rugby Teams 
Congratulations to the following boys for making the Border Rugby Teams
- Luke Randall U13
- Jose Lottering U12

SPORT RESULTS:
HOCKEY vs Stirling 
Girls
U13A vs U13A lost 00 - 02
U16A lost 00 - 02
2nd drew 01 - 01
1st won 05 - 00
Boys
1st vs 3rd lost 00 - 04

RUGBY vs Stirling 
U15A lost 00 - 41
1st won 46 - 14

NETBALL vs Stirling
U15A lost 11 - 18
1st won 14 - 12 U9

NETBALL vs Centre of Excellence 
U9 won 08 - 00
U10 lost 02 - 07

NETBALL vs Gonubie
U11 lost 02 - 06

RUNNING 
Congratulations to Aiden Young Gr 11V who competed in the Mazars Diesel Depot 15km challenge on Saturday 4th May 2019 and was placed 3rd Junior in a time of 01h04m23s.

CROSS COUNTRY
Nahoon Primary 

U10 Girls 1st Crystal Kruger

NETBALL vs Komga
U11 vs Komga lost 4 – 5
U10 vs Komga lost 1 – 2

NETBALL Derby vs Port Alfred
U9B lost 02 – 04
U9A lost 01 – 10
U10 lost 02 – 10
U11 lost 03 – 07
U12 lost 02 – 15
U13 won 11 – 08
U15 lost 05 – 25
2nd lost 09 – 16
1st won 28 – 27

RUGBY Derby vs Port Alfred 
U9 won 12 – 00
U11 won 46 – 00
U13B won 24 – 00
U13A won 36 – 14
U15 lost 00 – 35
1st won 27 – 26

HOCKEY Derby vs Port Alfred 
Girls 
U9A won 06 – 03
U9B lost 01 – 03
U10 lost 02 – 04
U11 lost 01 – 02
U13B lost 00 – 02
U13A won 06 – 00
U16 won 06 – 01
2nd drew 00 – 00
1st won 04 – 00
Boys 
U9 drew 03 – 03
U11 lost 04 – 06
U11 drew 04 – 04
U13 lost 00 – 02
1st drew 01 – 01

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SPORT FIXTURES: Port Alfred vs Lilyfontein 
Please take note of time and field changes for the Derby against Port Alfred tomorrow - HOME. 
HOME 
AWAY 

SPORT NEWS: Hockey Border Teams 
Congratulations to Thabalani Metu for making the Border U13A team.

U13 CRICKET TOUR: Final Fundraiser
Please support our U13 Cricket team as they do one last push to get some cash for their big adventure coming up in the June/July holidays.

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RESULTS:
HOCKEY 
U13A vs George Randell U13A won 06 – 02
U13A Boys vs Kidd’s Beach won 05 – 02 

U13B vs Gonubie B drew 00 – 00

HOCKEY -  U10 Girls Festival hosted by Clarendon Primary
vs Clarendon B Won 06 - 00
vs Crewe B Won 07 - 01
vs AW Barnes B Won 08 - 00

HOCKEY -  Vs Cambridge High School
Boys 
1st vs 3rd Lost 00 - 06
Girls 
1st vs 1st Lost 00 - 02
2nd vs 3rd Lost 01 - 02

U16A vs U16B Won 02 - 00

RUGBY - Vs Cambridge Primary School
U13 drew 07 – 07 
U11 lost 21 – 26

RUGBY - Vs Cambridge High School
1st vs 2nd won 48 – 21 
U15 vs U14A lost 05 – 35

NETBALL - Vs Cambridge High
1st vs 2nd lost 16 - 25
2nd vs 3rd lost 03 - 10 
U15A vs U15A won 14 - 07 
U14A vs U14A lost 00 - 23

RUNNING
Aiden Young, Grade 11V, took part in the Pacers 10km Road Race, on Saturday, 13th April, and came in placed 2nd Junior in a time of 40min 35sec.

TABLE TENNIS
Buffalo City Table Tennis Trials The following learners have been selected to represent the Buffalo City Squad:
Girls
- Ella Burger U13
- Janica Labuschagne U15
- Caitlyn Krull U15
Boys
- Marius Potgieter U13
- Tiaan Potgieter U15

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SPORT ALERT: Gum Guards Rugby/Hockey 
Please note that the wearing of gumguards is compulsory for all rugby and hockey players. Players without a gumguard will not be allowed onto the field of play.

SPORT APPRECIATION:  Southern Cape Tour - George 
A massive thank you to all the Lilyfontein coaches, parents and sponsors that contributed to the success of the recent Southern Cape Sports Tournament from 17-22 March in George. We as the Sports Department, acknowledge the commitment from coaches and parents and are truly grateful. We also are very appreciative of the generous sponsorship from local businesses and parents. Your continued support is appreciated.

RESULTS: SCST Tour



Missing from photograph Johanna Lloyd

Hockey
Lilyfontein vs Driehoek 0 - 0 (drew)
Lilyfontein vs Die Anker 0 - 0 (drew)
Lilyfontein vs Bothaville 1 - 0 (won)
Lilyfontein vs Pioneer 0 - 1 (lost)
Lilyfontein vs Camps Bay 2 - 0 (won)
Lilyfontein vs Parklands 6 - 0 (won)
Top goal scorer Melissa Hayward with a total of 8 goals. Congratulations to our girls hockey on these excellent results, they played like
champs!
Netball
The girls played 8 games against some very tough opposition. They won 1 out of the 8 games.
Valuable lessons and fitness was gained.
Rugby
Lilyfontein vs Brandwag (Benoni) 10 - 31 (lost)
Lilyfontein vs Bothaville (North West) 19 - 32 (lost)
Lilyfontein vs Stella (Stellenbosch) 29 - 14 (won)

SPORT: Letter to Parents PS Rugby Derby Fixtures 2019
FIXTURES

SPORT: Letter to Parents HS Rugby Derby Fixtures 2019
FIXTURES

SPORTFixtures Vodacom Clarendon park U11 Rugby Festival 4-6 April
FIXTURES

SPORT: Fixtures Port Rex T.H.S vs Lilyfontein & Beaconhurst 6 April
FIXTURES

SPORT: Fixtures for Andre Vos Festival U13 Rugby 6 April
FIXTURES

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