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1 March 2019
Another busy week at Lilyfontein as we hosted our OPEN DAYS morning and evening sessions and the Foundation Phase Interhouse Athletics Day. Congratulations to the entire Lilyfontein team on a successful week and very big thank you to the PTA for constantly serving the school. Please take note of the following.
INTER-SCHOOLS ATHLETICS: Hosted by Lilyfontein School
Lilyfontein School will be hosting our Inter-Schools meeting this year at school on Wednesday, 6 March 2019. Please note that school will close for all Grade 1 – 7 learners at 12:10. High School learners will continue with a normal school day until 14:10 and sport for High School will continue as usual until 16:00. Parents attending the athletics are requested to please use the designated parking for this event at the Galbraith field (bottom hockey field). There will be signage to this area.
FOUNDATION PHASE: Inter-house Athletics Day
Congratulations to Orange House on maintaining their winning streak by beating Navy House in the Foundation Phase Athletics Day. Thank you to all staff, learners and parents for your help and support on the day.
REQUEST: Unallocated payments
The Finance Department has unallocated 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:
THANK YOU PARENTS: Cupcakes and muffins
The PTA would like to thank all the parents that contributed to the hundreds of cupcakes that we served at the OPEN DAYS.
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
SCHOOL SHOP: Open Hours
Mondays to Thursdays 7.30 – 8.00am
MATH RESOURCES: Message from our Maths Department No. 3
Encourage your learner to take ownership of their challenges and the solutions thereof, but offer support and guidance all the way! The Maths Department is introducing the Skills Improvement Plan AKA #SIP @ Lilyfontein. Learners please take advantage of this wonderful resource.
INTERMEDIATE PHASE: Fun Dam Gala
Letter to Parents
FOUNDATION PHASE: Fun Dam Gala
Letter to Parents
ADVENTURE DEPARTMENT PRESENTS: The Annual Aerobathon
AEROBATHON!!! Just when you thought the term was slowing down towards the holidays…NO! GET EXCITED!!!! Lilyfontein School is holding a grueling (read “FUN”!) 3 HOUR aerobics marathon with the objective of raising funds towards the Adventure Department.
WHERE: Lilyfontein School Hall
WHEN: Thursday, 7 March from 5 to 8pm
WHO: High School learners and adults
COST: R50 per person
A maximum of 100 people ONLY…so get your entries in ASAP! A prize for the most outrageously dressed participant! Get with the beat and move those feet…in THREE easy steps:
1. Fill in the entry form (see link)
2. Hand in quickly with R50 …&
3. Warm up those tired takkies.
SPORT RESULTS: Swimming
ECO COLLECTION: Mascara wands
This is really cool for school. #ECO Club is collecting mascara wands. Clean JUST THE WAND with liquid soap and bring them to school and give to Ms. Rankin or Ms. Steyn. These little wands are able to be up-cycled to clean away oil, larvae, fly eggs, mites, infections, mud and other contaminants from wildlife. Works great for medical care and wound treatment.
SPORT: Grens Festival Fixtures 1-2 March
Please click on the link for the Hockey, Netball and Rugby Fixtures.
Congratulation to the following swimmers that qualified to be part of the Inter Regional gala that takes place at Merrifield on Monday 11 March 2019
- Lea Pederson-Horn - U/9 - Breaststroke
- Seirra Mattheys - U9 - Freestyle and Medley Relay
- Sadi Steyn - U/10 - Backstroke and Medley Relay
- Keegan Marr - U/11 - Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly, Freestyle and Medley Relays
- Daniel Naude - U/11 - Butterfly, Freestyle and Medley Relay
- Jordyn Marr - U13 - Freestyle, Butterfly, Backstroke, Medley Relay
SPORT RESULTS: Cricket
U13A Lilyfontein vs Gonubie
Lilyfontein 237/7. Chad Henderson 95, Aidan Tidbury 75 not out.
Gonubie 112 all out. John Kretzmann 4/12
Lilyfontein won by 125 runs.
U13A Lilyfontein vs George Randell
Lilyfontein 180/4. Chad henderson 106 not out, Jeddyn Lennox 41.
George Randell 100/6.
Lilyfontein won by 80 runs.
U13B Lilyfontein vs Stirling C
Stirling 103/7. Tyler Forrest 3/19.
Lilyfontein 94/7. Qhawe Bhiyana 33 not out.
Lilyfontein lost by 9 runs.
U10 Lilyfontein vs Gonubie Gonubie
112/3 in 20 overs.
Lilyfontein 55 all out. Jack Bosazza.
19 Lilyfontein lost by 57 runs.
U10 Lilyfontein vs Gonubie
Lilyfontein 210/2 in 30 overs. Corbin Tidbury 112 not out, Jack Bosazza 62 not out.
Gonubie 211/8. Corbin Tidbury 3/17.
Lilyfontein lost by 6 wickets.
U9 Lilyfontein vs Stirling
Stirling 78/5 in 20 overs.
Lilyfontein 52 all out.
Lilyfontein lost by 26 runs.
13B Lilyfontein vs St Johns Road
St Johns 43 all out. Heath v/d Merwe 5/1.
Lilyfontein 40 all out.
Lilyfontein lost by 3 runs.
MR N ELS
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- Primary Boys Tennis C-League BYE
- Grade 12 Cake Sale
- Junior Leaders Camp @ Cefani
- Primary Boys Tennis D-League vs Stirling(H)
- U/9 Cricket vs Kidd's Beach(H)
- Grens Festival - U13,U15,1st Rugby/1st Hockey/1st Netball at Grens
- U/13 Girls Cricket vs Cambridge(H)
- B-League Swimming Gala at Gonubie
- HS Control Test Series End
- Senior Girls Tennis League vs Stirling 2 (A)
- Inter school Athletics(H)
- HS Girls Tennis vs Stirling 2
- Aerobathon 5-8pm
- Grade 12 Adventure Day
- Cricket Cake Sale
- Primary Boys Tennis C-League vs Stirling(A)
- Primary Boys Tennis D-League vs Nahoon(A)
- Cancer Relay
- Border Schools Day - 1st Rugby vs Chief Bokklein @ Dale College
- HPV Immunisation for Gr. 4 Girls
- Grade 8 Hobbiton Camp
- B-League Swimming Inter District Gala at Merrifield
- 1st Team Cricket vs Stirling(A)
- Mel's Touch Farm will visit Pre-Primary
- Interhouse Plays - Cultural
- Interact Easter Egg Hunt : Gr 1-3
- SCHOOL CLOSES
FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School