Our Grade 7 pupils completed the Otter Challenge from Tuesday 28 to Thursday 30 November. This included cycling, paddling, hiking as well as various other physical and mental challenges. They were welcomed back enthusiastically by the rest of the school on their return on Thursday morning. A great ending to a highly successful year for [...]
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From Sunday 19th November to Friday 24 November, our SFC Grade 7 pupils went on a magnificent tour to Cape Town for five nights. They were accompanied by Miss van Olm, Mrs Holdsworth and Mr Bause. We visited the Diaz Museum in Mossel Bay, Scratch Patch, Robben Island, Two Oceans Aquarium, Springbok Rugby Museum, took [...]
On 11 November, our athletes took part in an Inter Schools Athletics meeting at Victory Christian School against the host school, Jeffreys Bay Primary, Pharos and Jbay Academy. We managed to secure four gold , eight silver and ten bronze medals. Kate Joubert 2 gold medals, Nicholas Niven 1 gold, 1 silver, Ella Boonzaier 1 [...]
What a treat for the Prime Timers Social Club in St Francis! This group of senior citizens were entertained by about 30 of the St Francis College children who sang Christmas carols for them whilst they enjoyed they wonderful Christmas lunch at the Dunes Country Lodge. The performance was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone!
The Grade 6 tour to Plettenberg Bay this year was SUCH fun! Accompanied by Mrs Ackerman and Mr Bause, the children visited the Puzzle Park, Jukani, Birds of Eden, Monkeyland, Adventure Land and The Crags Elephant Sanctuary. An absoltuely fabulous way to finish a very busy year!
With the year drawing to a close, our thoughts turn to Giving, especially to those less fortunate. For the 9th year in a row, St Francis College pupils teamed up with the Ukupha Mom's group to collect special "Santa Surprise" gifts for the children at Talhado Children's Haven - the Montessori Pre-Primary school in Sea [...]
The trinity piano exams were held on November 10th at Woodridge College. All our students passed with amazing results. They were Micaella White, Morgan Ackerman, Julius Christiansen, Eva Hurley, Nathan Hendricks and Samara Howell. Congratulations to Julius, Samara and Eva for achieving distinctions and a very big pat on the back for Eva who scored [...]