RGHS Weekly Bulletin 8 August 2018

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To all the special woman out there - have a wonderful Women's Day!

General Notices

  • A Midsummer Night's Dream Fairy Dress Up Civvies Day - Monday 13 August - 2 Free tickets for the best dressed fairies per grade!
  • World Challenge Spur Fundraiser on Wednesday 8 August 6-9 pm at the Rodeo Halaal Spur outside Cavendish. Profits will go to fund our community project at a school in Morocco. All support will be appreciated.


Women's Day Assembly
On 2 August 2018, the Grade 12 History girls of Rustenburg Girls’ High School organised the annual Women’s Day Assembly. The objective was to commemorate the powerful women who came before us and what they fought for. Read further...  Photo by Megan Cusens, Article by Zaina Abrahams.

Sports News and Results 8 August 2018

  • Important PGSGU dates for all Winter Sports
  • Saturday 18 August – RHENISH DERBY DAY – All HOCKEY & NETBALL Teams will be playing matches against RHENISH @ RHENISH (Rhenish is hoping to host us on Friday 17 August under their new astro lights, no schedule received yet. Please watch your emails closely). 
  • Saturday 20 October – Open Air Movie Night (venue RGHS) – Water Polo tour Fundraiser – please diarise & support! 
  • Cross Country, Hockey, Netball and Squash results
Energy Drive Tour to SARETEC

This term, the Grade 11 Physical Sciences students were required to do a research project on Alternative Energy for South Africa. This made the tour to the SARETEC (South African Renewable Energy Technology Centre) facilities on the 6th August, the perfect opportunity to improve the learners' knowledge of renewable energy.
By Zaina Abrahams
Matric Fashion Show - The Matrics treated the school to a glimpse of what their special night was like.. Read the full article by Nicole Oosthuisen. Photo by Rebecca Mortley.

LO Matters

  • Grade 11 & 12s: Aviation Pilot Training (APT) is hosting an Open Day on 1 September 2018 at their hangar (click here for more information). Attendees can book introductory flights on the day.

Old Girl, Hayley McIntosh (E 2002) - pictured right -  is a Computer Scientist and spoke to the girls about Careers in Information Technology on 7 August.


Don't miss this exciting production! Book on Quicket here...
Tickets: R80. For more information, contact 

Music Fundraising Auction - An Evening of Music and Elegance

The Music Department will be holding an auction evening on Friday 24 August 2018.  The evening will include snacks and top class entertainment. Tickets available from More information...
Nominate a teacher for the Teacher's Day Award.

Write a letter about how your teacher has inspired you and made a difference in your life.

Closing date: 31 August 2018.

You, your teacher and your school share in prizes worth R450 000.

Email it to:

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