St Francis College brothers Joel (Grade 7 left) and Rory Dace (Grade 4 right) have both been picked to represent the Nelson Mandela Bay Surfriders at the 2018 Sea Harvest SA Junior Championships this year. Former St Francis College learners Makai Cabot and Catelin Plomaritis have also been selected for the team. Rory Dace is [...]
The exciting Otter Challenge had the St Francis College Grade 7's competing over three days cycling, hiking and paddling. Day 1 (31 July) had them cycling (15 kms) and paddling (10kms), day two was the hike (15 kms) and paddle (10kms) and the finish is a paddle to finish at Quaysyde on August 2nd. Here [...]
St Francis College girls excelled at the “Knock on Wood” Festival at Woodridge College on 31 July 2018 which was judged by the renowned conductor and musician, Richard Cock. Each of the seven girls sang a song from a musical with impressive results. Eva Hurley won a gold, and Madison Morris, Layla Reynolds. Ella Leshem [...]
This July, our 1st girls hockey team was invited to attend a hockey festival organized by DSG in Grahamstown. The first two games were against all boys teams of Yellowwoods from Fort Beaufort and Shaw Park from Bathurst on the Rhodes University astro. Our full squad managed a 2-2 draw against Shaw Park. After this, [...]
SFC pupils contributed to Mandela Day on July 18th by bringing blankets to school for people in need, baby/ childhood blankets for schools and older blankets for local animal shelters. Firstly, they heard stories from Mr Bause during assembly about how special Nelson Mandela was especially as regards his compassion for people. They then formed, [...]
Our Under 13A boys hockey team played to a 2-2 draw against Woodridge Preparatory School Under 13B team on 16 July. It was an evenly balanced affair which was played in an excellent spirit by both teams.