2 November 2018
Dear Parents / Guardians,
The first week of matric exams are behind us, we continue to wish all our matric learners and parents the best. To all our Lilyfontein families who are preparing for their exam sessions, take care and remember to play outside and get lots of fresh air. Please take note of the following.
BUDGET: Annual Budget meeting appreciation
LETTER TO PARENTS: Language Selection Grade 8 2019
Thank you to all the parents that attended the budget meeting on Tuesday evening, your attendance is valued.
SCHOOL TIMES: Please take note
School will close at 12:10 each day from Monday, 5 November 2018 and the town bus will leave school at 12:30 each day.
ATTENTION PARENTS: Bus Survey
Thank you to those parents that have already completed the survey. If you are interested please take a few minutes to complete the survey;
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: Sponsorship Document 2019
Hello Lilyfontein Family it's time to get involved and ready for the biggest Lilyfontein Fundraiser of the year the ANNUAL Buco Tomato Trot & Cycle 2019. Let's make the 24th edition the best yet! If you would like to get involved read through the sponsorship document - we have a package to suit everyone's budget! Together we can make our school awesome! SPONSORSHIP DOCUMENT
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: T-Shirt Sponsorship 2019
WOW what a great community of businesses we have! Thank you to all the parents and local business that have bought spots on the shirt. We are SOLD OUT!
Music Moments Concert: Was Wonderful!
Congratulations to all the wonderful musicians and singers who took part in the Musical Moments concert on Wednesday evening. We are very proud of you!
ECO: Together we can make a difference
Lilyfontein School submitted their WESSA Schools Programme #ECO Portfolio. A massive thank you to all the learners, parents, educators and staff that have contributed to the development of this portfolio. Lilyfontein continues to produce #ECO #WARRIORS with an enthusiastic team of educators supporting, guiding and encouraging them.
All grade 7 parents - please read the letter regarding Language Selection for Grade 8 in 2019. Thank you.
SPORT NEWS: Sport / Extra Murals
Please note that all sport and extra murals will end for the year on Friday, 2 November 2018. However, scheduled matches will still be
honoured and the school gym will continue until 30 November.
SPORT NEWS: Lilyfontein Swimming Caps
Lilyfontein Swimming Caps 25 October 2018 Please note that a new batch of branded swimming caps have been ordered. We are thank all the parents who have supported the purchasing of these caps. Please note that the caps are being phased in and are not compulsory. The caps will be sold from the school shop and we will notify parents when they have arrived.
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
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
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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Lilyfontein Pre-Primay have regsitered for the #outdoorclassroomday. The learners had fun creating nature constructions, building fiar houses and bug hotels and even did a music lesson outdoors.
#TEDTalk Tuesday presents Lisa Bu and How books can open your mind! What happens when a dream you've held since childhood ... doesn't come true? As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself. She shares her unique approach to reading in this lovely, personal talk about the magic of books.
Lisa Bu: How books can open your mind!
- Foundation Phase Cake Sale
- U/9A Cricket vs Dale (H)
- U/9, U/10, U/11 & U/13 Cricket vs Gonubie Primary (TBC)
- U/13 Cricket Girls vs Stirling(H)
- U/10A Cricket vs Hudson (A)
- U/11A Cricket vs Hudson Park(A)
- U/13A vs Stirling(A)
- U/13C Cricket vs West Bank(H)
- U/13 UK Tour Cricket Cake Sale.
- Swimming - Inyathi Relay Gala at Stirling
- U/9A Cricket vs Selborne(H)
- U/9&U/13 Cricket vs Queens(A)
- U/10&U/11Cricket vs Queens(H)
- U/13 Cricket Girls vs Mdantsane(H)
- Pre-Primary Assessment Week
- Grade 7 Exams Start
- Camp Bush Pig Gr 4,5&6
- 2018/12/04Foundation Phase Prize Giving
- Grade R Graduation
- Camp Bush Baby Gr 1
FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School