Lycée Jules Verne

Sep 6, 2019

Aiden Smithson takes home gold

 This past August, Aiden Smithson, who is currently in 4eme, was awarded a Gold medal in the International Taekwondo Federation Unified World Championships in Brazil  Aiden was part of a 27 member team from A.C.E. Taekwon-Do South Africa that journeyed to Iguazu Falls in Brazil in August to represent South […]
Apr 13, 2018

Meeting about changes in teenage years

On the 06th of April 2018, the Gr 8 students intervened with their class regarding the changes in teenage years. Actually, a few months ago, they chatted with the vie Scolaire about topics that they wanted to focus on such as peace of mind, feeling poorly. A small group of […]
Apr 13, 2018

Launch of paired tutoring at Lycée Jules Verne

This week, around twenty students from Gr 10 have benefited from educational support ensured by the adults responsible for this paired tutoring. This 23 students are volunteers for this program of becoming a tutor to a student in Gr 6 and 7. New project launched this school year, the PT, […]
Apr 3, 2018

Young Reporters for the Environment contest

CAV students participate in the Young Reporters for the Environment contest in the 11-18 age group. The competition requires the realization of a report integrating the approach of the journalism of solutions. They were interested in the following problem: the rats invade the township of Alexandra (the accidents are numerous), […]
Mar 8, 2018

Musical storyboard

The CM1 and CM2 students of Pretoria took part in a musical storyboard as part of their English, music and art classes. A storyboard helps one learn the spelling better, but involves one’s singing as well as artistic talent. This is their first storyboard about helping the world, it’s Imagine, […]
Feb 22, 2018

American Marines in Johannesburg

Last Friday students in the International Section and two 4 eme groups were privileged to be able to interview two American Marines, a man and a woman, who are presently posted at the US Consulate in Sandton. Questions were various and plentiful and ranged from their initial training to their […]
Feb 22, 2018

Target 5000, a solidarity action

The solidarity project, whose goal is the ascent of Mount Kenya, resumes in May with the association Children of the Dawn. The preparation phase has 2 outputs at 3000 m: – Cathedral Peak in May – Mount aux sources in September – The 5000 objective being the ascent of Mount […]
Feb 22, 2018

Youth literature festival

From 11 to 21 February we were honoured to welcome four authors of youth literature at the Lycée Jules Verne. Thomas Scotto led writing workshops in all the Pretoria classes as well as the CP-CE1 classes at the Johannesburg campus. Fred Barnard met and worked with the cycle 3 classes […]
Feb 22, 2018

The Pretoria campus protects the environment

Over past months several sustainable development projects have seen the light of day at the Pretoria campus. The cycle 2 pupils have built an insect hotel, the cycle 1 pupils have spent some time on their vegetable garden and on the 100th day of school the GS-CP pupils planted 100 […]
Feb 22, 2018

Volley ball – Goliath Cup

During February, the volleyball players took part in the Goliath Cup where they played against 8 other South African schools. The boys won every game except against Heronbridge School. The girls have also performed by losing only 2 games. Hopefully, boys should be qualified for the finals that will be […]