Schools galleries

A big, happy day

Grantleigh Schools on Thursday opened its doors for 2017 and amid all the excitement and new faces, it was back to work for the older children and staff

All set for new school year

Veldenvlei Primary School pupils went straight to work on the first day of school getting a head start on their drawings and colouring-in

Zululand goes back to school

Catch the tears and the shrieks of laughter on day 1 of the 2017 school calendar. Don’t miss our first day back to school gallery

Birdsview Academy honours top learners

Birdsview Academy honoured its top learners at its recent prize giving, giving recognition to the efforts the children put in all year. While the evening offered time for reflection on the accomplishments of 2016, it also looked to the prospects of a challenging 2017

Top achievers flaunt trophies

Top academic achievers at Brackenham Primary School were congratulated for their excellent subject achievements during a recent awards ceremony

Felixton seniors sparkle

Felixton College’s Senior Primary prize-giving was a joyous celebration as all the pupils came together to celebrate the achievements of peers with ‘You are a Rainbow of Possibilities’ as the theme

Santa breezes in at Tiny Tots

Santa Claus took some time out of his very busy Christmas preparations to visit the Tiny Tots Crèche in Empangeni on Friday. All the little ones got a chance to sit on Santa Ray Peyters’ lap

Festive shopping for the Christmas season

The cheery Grantleigh Senior Preparatory pupils hosted their successful Christmas market last week, and their home-made, Christmas-themed wares were snapped up by their peers and their teachers, who had a head start on ensuring their loved ones are well and truly spoiled

Excellence lauded at local schools

Empangeni High School (EHS) held its annual sport and culture prize giving last week, with former Sharks rugby player Jacques Botes as the guest speaker. John Ross College also held its academic prize giving ceremony during which top achievers were recognised

Felixton achievers lauded

Felixton College held it’s annual prize giving at Solid Ground Church and the exceptionally high standard of academic, cultural and sport excellence of the pupils was celebrated