Lilyfontein Newsletter 2. 01 05 April 2019

05 April 2019

Dear Parents,
 
Welcome back to the 2nd term and the busy winter season of sport fixtures.  There is always a lot going on and we encourage all parents to keep abreast with what is happening.  Please make use of the D6 Communicator as all internal communication will be released on this platform.  Please take note of the following.


UNIFORM: Winter Uniform implementation 3 May
Please note that winter uniform for Grades 7-12 will only be worn from 3 May 2019. Please ensure that your child has a tie, blazer and navy stockings in the case of girls.

FOUNDATION PHASE:  Winter Sport Letter to parents 2019
LETTER

INDICATION OF INTEREST:  Applications 2020 Close 31 May 2019

REQUEST: Un-allocated payments
The Finance Department has un-allocated payments due to incorrect or incomplete references. Please could all parents check their school fees statements to verify that all payments made are reflected on the statements. If payments are missing please forward proof of payment to the finance office as soon as possible. Thank you.

CONTACT DETAILS FOR FINANCE OFFICE: 
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HOSTEL REVAMP: Thank you
We have been overwhelmed by the positive response from the Lilyfontein community regarding the Hostel revamp for the boys.  Many thanks to all parents that generously donated to this project.  The maintenance team got stuck into the painting of the rooms and entertainment area during the school holidays.  More improvements will happen during the course of this term.  If you would like to get involved please contact the PTA or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

LETTER TO PARENTS: PTA Founders Day Games Day Prep
 
Attention: Class Reps please take note of letter
LETTER


PTA MEETING 2ND TERM: 11 April 2019
A reminder to all interested parents and class reps to attend the very important meeting to be held in the Lilyfontein Staff Room at 5:30pm on Thursday, 11 April to discuss, plan and prepare the following items:
Derby Days
Founders Day
Fun Ride
Your attendance will be very much appreciated.




MY SCHOOL CARDS:
Forms and cards

The PTA has started capturing the data for the my school cards.  These will be delivered to your postal address. Thank you to the parents that have completed the forms.  Once you have received your card please swipe away at the following stores:  CLICK HERE


FUN RIDE: Entry Form 2019
Time to enter Lilyfontein FUN RIDE 2019 taking place on Saturday, 8 June at Lilyfontein School. Spread the love, tell a friend and bring
your bikes, it is going to be EPIC! Navigate to www.lilyfontein.co.za and click on the events page to find out more! or follow our FunRide Facebook page.

ENTRY FORM




SCHOOL SHOP: Open Hours
Mondays to Thursdays 7.30 – 8.00am



MATRIC EXAM LETTER FROM DOE: 
All parents of matric learners are requested to please ensure that they receive the letter from the DoE sent home with their child today. This letter contains important information and regulations for the Final Exams. Thank you.

LETTER TO PARENTS: HS Term 2. 2019
LETTER

HIGH SCHOOL: Test Timetable Term 2 2019
TIMETABLE



MATH RESOURCES: 
Message from our Maths Department No. 8
Learn these! 👍


INTERMEDIATE PHASE: Art Club
Please note that a new group of learners will be selected for the Intermediate Phase Art Club based on the 1st term waiting list. Learners will be notified in due course. Thank you.

GUITAR LESSONS: 8 spaces available

Guitar lessons available at Lilyfontein for term 2. There are 8 available  places during class time, learners are required to catch up their work. If you would like your child to start term 2 please book your seat today with Mrs Debbie Wiggill contact her on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 🎸 Cost per term is R990.




GLOBAL AWARENESS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE: Join the movement
Make earth great again.  It starts with you!




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
Congratulations to the following learners who have been selected as part of the SCST tournament team to tour Ireland in September
HOCKEY - Mellisa Hayward, Joanna Llyod & Bulelwa Khubeka
NETBALL - Yolani Malangeni & Sibulele Kentane
RUGBY - Ross Barnes, Victor Krull, Jarrod Rehse, Tino Everson & Bryan Fenn

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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Yours faithfully
MR N ELS
Principal

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2019/04/05
  • HS Hostel Academic Interviews
  • Grade 11 Cake Sale
2019/04/06
  • World Table Tennis Day
  • Derby vs Port Rex/Beaconhurst @ Port Rex
2019/04/09
  • HS Control Tests Start
2019/04/10
  • Gr. 4 Camp - Pecan Valley
  • U/13 Rugby Regional Trials
2019/04/11
  • U/12 Rugby Regional Trials
2019/04/12
  • HS Award Assembly
Gr. 10 Cake Sale

2019/04/13
  • U/13 Andre Vos Rugby Festival
2019/04/16
  • Grade 8C Adventure Day
  • u/10 Boys Hockey Festival @ Stirling
2019/04/17
  • HS Rugby, Netball & Hockey vs Cambridge (A)
  • U/13A Girls Hockey vs George Randell A(H)
  • U/13B Girls Hockey vs Gonubie B(A)
  • U/10 Girls Hockey Festival @ Berlin 
2019/04/18
  • Grade 8V Adventure Day
2019/04/19
  • PUBLIC HOLIDAY - Good Friday
2019/04/22
  • PUBLIC HOLIDAY - Family Day
FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School