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 […]
Apr 20, 2018

Pretoria fresh produce from the vegetable garden

On Thursday 12 April the GS and CP pupils proudly harvested the first fresh produce from the school vegetable garden. With the help of the English teachers and our chef, Alfred Peu, they made a delicious salad that they enjoyed for lunch!  
Apr 20, 2018

MSC discovers the art of printing with Fiona Pole

We were extremely lucky. Fiona Pole, a very talended south african artist, came to our class to help us create these special self portraits.Fiona showed us how to do our collage, and how to print it on paper. What a great experience ! Thank you very much Fiona If you […]
Apr 20, 2018

Fairy Garden

After a month of pure dedication, the fairy garden made by the Cycle 3 classes of Pretoria was revealed to some other classes. The students used what they learnt in Geography to plan a forest, paths and homes and their creative talent to bring it to life. The garden will […]
Apr 20, 2018

Maboneng Graffiti Tour

The CM1s of Pretoria enjoyed a colourful morning in the streets of Maboneng, Johannesburg. Our guide, Jo Buitendach, from PAST Experiences explained the differences between street art and graffiti and taught us various terms to understand this type of art better. She was very impressed by our students’ knowledge on […]
Apr 13, 2018

Cycle 2/cycle 3 Trip to the theatre

On Tuesday 10 April the CP, CE1, CE2, CM1 and CM2 pupils of the Pretoria campus visited the theatre to see a production of Rapunzel. The top quality show combined singing and dancing as well as amusing dialogue.