Schools galleries

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

Pupils exposed to the working world

Grade 7 pupils of Bay Primary School in Brackenham participated in a career week, simulating activities, where pupils explored different career paths and were visited by local professionals who shared their experiences of the working world with the youngsters

Glamour at the ball

It was all about glamour, fashion and cool moments at the Sitholinhlanhla Primary School farewell function at the Bay Hall last Tuesday

At the beginning of a new life’s voyage

After 12 years at school, the eShowe High matric pupils enjoyed their farewell under the theme of a sea voyage. Decorated to a naval theme, with sailors serving the guests, the evening proved a fitting farewell before they tackle their final exams

Support for childhood cancer awareness

Felixton College High pupils got into the spirit of September’s national childhood cancer awareness campaign by paying to have their hair sprayed at school – with colourful results

Young talent on display

It was all about fun and games at St Catherine’s School’s annual pre-school and foundation phase Mini Olympics. The first session of the day saw Grades RRR-R take on the jolly javelin, bean bag shot put, discuss throw, Olympic ring ball toss, tug of war and goal shooting. Session two saw Grades 1-3 competing at the same stations, but ending their day off with a hurdles race.

Market day magic in the Bay

The Grade 7’s of Richards Bay Christian School put their new-found entrepreneurship skills to the test at their Market Day last week

Dressed to impress at the ball

Boys and girls of BirdsView Academy dressed to impressed during their Great Gatsby themed matric farewell function at Premier Hotel The Richards

Matrics unmask mysteries at the ball

Richards Bay Secondary School matric pupils enjoyed their matric dance themed ‘The Great Gatsby’ at the Umfolozi Casino Resort on Friday night

A starry night for EHS matrics

The star matric pupils of Empangeni High last week danced the night away at their glittering matric farewell. Themed ‘A Starry Night’, the dance took place at Canefields Country House