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RGHS Weekly Bulletin 18 October 2018

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Important Notices

  • 2019 BUDGET MEETING
    This will take place on Tuesday 30 October 2018 at 19:00 in the Thomson Hall at Rustenburg Girls' High School. A letter was emailed and sent home to all parents.
  • Heads-up: School will close at 13:45 on Friday, 26 October 2018 for Staff Development & Workshop.
  • Waltons’ Back-to-School Order Forms – Stationery Order Forms, with money, must be returned to the Bursars’ office by 30 October. Waltons will collect the orders on 1 November, so there is no room for late orders.
  • Your daughters’ reports from 2017 and previously have been uploaded onto the Engage portal where they can be viewed, and printed out if required.
    Instructions: Log in to https://portal.rghs.org.za, Click on View details (below your child's photo), Click on DMS and select the category "Academic".
    If a previous report is required for bursary or university applications, please bring a printed copy to the front office for stamping and signing. 

Personalised labels from Tower

We will soon be launching a promotion on Karrioffering personalised labels for your child's belongings. Parents will be able to choose between a full pack or a half pack of labels:
- Option 1 R165. Full pack (Recommended for Grade 8 & 9)
(30 Book, 44 Stationery, 60 Wrap around, 44 Mini, 50 Clothing, 8 Shoe/IPad, 2 Bag tags)
- Option 2 R115. Half pack (Recommended for Grade 10-12)
(12 Book, 22 Stationery, 42 Wrap around, 30 Clothing, 4 Shoe/IPad,1 Bag tag)


Email us at info@rghs.org.za if you would like to register with the Karri payment app or for more information on ordering. 
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News

Grade 12 Awards Ceremony and Valedictory
We said goodbye to our Matrics on Friday, 12 October at the Awards Ceremony and Valedictory Service. The Matrics will start their final NSC examinations on Friday 19 October.  We wish them the best of luck! Photo by Lauren Gericke

Sports News and Results 18 October 2018

  • Water Polo Tour Fundraiser Saturday 27 October: The Open Air Pop-up Cinema Night is taking place at Villagers Rugby Grounds. Tickets are R50 and available here…
  • Term 4 Sports Fixtures
  • Water Polo and Tennis results
  • Rowing news...

Music News


On Monday, 8 October Cape Town Youth Orchestra members Kaitlin Downie, Erica Whittal, Catherine Lee and Mikaela van Otterlo had the privilege of playing at the International Peace Conference held by the President and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

Grade 12 Visual Arts and Design

The theme for the G12 Visual Arts final practical examination was Baggage/ Burden. The girls thought broadly around the topic which resulted in unique and interesting artworks. View the gallery.
The following girls: Robyn Rainier-Pope, Vivienne Banks, Maddison O’Connell and Hannaa Adams are all members of the 6th Rondebosch Scout Group and have recently been involved in a community service project to raise money for the Guide Dog Association:

These girls, along with other members of the scout troop, met frequently over the last two months to make various goods, which they then sold to raise money for the organisation. The project concluded at the end of September and they were able to raise over R5 000 for the Guide Dog Association. Well done!

Events

Invitation to TEDxYouth@CapeTown on 10 November

On Saturday, 10 November, 7 young speakers will help us to reimagine the future of South Africa. YOU are the missing link to what promises to be an insightful event. Beverages will be served, great talks will be heard and there will be wonderful entertainment. Tickets can be purchased here.

Don’t forget to check us out on Facebooktwitter and Instagram to spread the word.
Click here to follow the Rustenburg Google Calendar for all upcoming events.

Adverts

No more queueing at the end of the school day!!
If you would like to “buy” the Principal’s parking spot for a day, please contact Dee Penny (pennyd@rghs.org.za).  The first person to bring Dee R50,00 will be allowed the use of this prime parking position for that day. 
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