Jun 1, 2018

Target 5000

Last weekend began the project: target 5000. A summit at 3005 m. 1500 vertical drop. Raise at 4:30, approach by bus at 5:15, start of the walk at 6:30 for a return at 17:30. This is the toughest march in preparation for Mount Kenya. The whole group followed the rhythm […]
Jun 1, 2018

Project Target 5000

Last weekend began the project: target 5000. A summit at 3005 m. 1500 vertical drop. Raise at 4:30, approach by bus at 5:15, start of the walk at 6:30 for a return at 17:30. This is the toughest march in preparation for Mount Kenya. The whole group followed the rhythm […]
Jun 1, 2018

The CM1 / CM2 rhinos sold at auction for the benefit of rhino protection!

Students and teachers in grades 1 and 5 of the Johannesburg campus can be proud. The rhino project was set up to educate students about the problem of rhinoceros poaching. The students had created 42 small papier-mâché rhinos and one of them had been reproduced in very large format (3.50 […]
Jun 1, 2018

The CM1 / CM2 rhinos sold at auction for the benefit of rhino protection!

Students and teachers in grades 1 and 5 of the Johannesburg campus can be proud. The rhino project was set up to educate students about the problem of rhinoceros poaching. The students had created 42 small papier-mâché rhinos and one of them had been reproduced in very large format (3.50 […]
Jun 1, 2018

School trip to Durban

On the morning of Saturday 20 May, the CM2A and CM2B pupils, accompanied by their teachers, set off to spend a wonderful week in KwaZulu Natal. Upon our arrival at the Wessa centre, in Durban, the children settled in for four nights in their dormitories. The following day, a visit […]
Jun 1, 2018

School trip to Durban

On the morning of Saturday 20 May, the CM2A and CM2B pupils, accompanied by their teachers, set off to spend a wonderful week in KwaZulu Natal. Upon our arrival at the Wessa centre, in Durban, the children settled in for four nights in their dormitories. The following day, a visit […]
May 25, 2018

Amiens and Puppetry

The Seconde students who opted for the Performing Arts option were lucky enough to be invited to the International Puppetry Meeting in Amiens, which this year revolves around the idea of “exile(s)”. The trip gave rise to various meetings, students from foreign schools ( Morocco, India), but also French students […]
May 25, 2018

Ndebele Chalkboard

At the end of last term, the CM2s of Pretoria created their own Ndebele chalkboards using the mosaic technique. This linked up to their theme on symmetry and helped them understand the complicated nature of breaking and cutting tiles to create something new, just like Barcelona’s Gaudi! It was tricky […]
May 25, 2018

Second A students have the speech

“On Wednesday, we had the opportunity to visit the Crèche Gabrielle, located in the south of Joburg. Paula and Angélique, volunteers, came to the school a few weeks before, to organize the project with our main teacher, Mme LANGLAIS. We went there with Mrs Churin and Mr Staes too. We […]
May 11, 2018

A 3rd prize for a high school student at a famous scientific national contest

Léo Lecoq has shown great talent and serenity to perform in a Geoscience competition. He gets the 3rd prize.  Congratulations for his rigorous work ! This year, 775 students participated in this contest. The prize list also honors Madeleine de Marcellus for her results. She gets a very good mark […]