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Otter Challenge Final Test for 2017 Grade 7’s

2017-12-07T16:56:32+00:00

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 [...]

Otter Challenge Final Test for 2017 Grade 7’s 2017-12-07T16:56:32+00:00

Grade 7’s Magnificent Cape Town Tour

2017-12-07T16:51:36+00:00

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 [...]

Grade 7’s Magnificent Cape Town Tour 2017-12-07T16:51:36+00:00

Medals Achieved at Inter Schools Athletics Meeting

2017-12-06T17:38:17+00:00

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 [...]

Medals Achieved at Inter Schools Athletics Meeting 2017-12-06T17:38:17+00:00

Christmas Carols Entertain Prime Timers

2017-12-03T16:42:08+00:00

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!

Christmas Carols Entertain Prime Timers 2017-12-03T16:42:08+00:00

Grade 6 Tour to Plettenberg Bay

2017-11-29T14:46:04+00:00

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!

Grade 6 Tour to Plettenberg Bay 2017-11-29T14:46:04+00:00

Pupils and Ukupha Mark Nine Years of Giving

2017-11-29T14:40:03+00:00

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 [...]

Pupils and Ukupha Mark Nine Years of Giving 2017-11-29T14:40:03+00:00

Distinctions for College Piano Students

2017-11-21T15:06:39+00:00

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 [...]

Distinctions for College Piano Students 2017-11-21T15:06:39+00:00