Grade 4 Camp in Covid

Grade 4GOn the 15th of October 2020 the Grade 4 girls were supposed to go on camp.  Sadly due to Corona we couldn’t go.  Luckily the teachers came up with a brilliant plan to have an awesome tour day at school. This day was full of extremely exciting activities.  The...

Grade 3 and 7 Picnic

Grade 3V We all decided on the name ‘The Beautiful Minibeetles’.  I wore a green top and light blue pants and I was a leaf beetle.  NT was a dung beetle, Diana was a leopard beetle and Selah was a yellow beetle.  It was a bit frustrating setting up with all the drama,...

Grade 3 Speech and Drama Festival

Grade 3VI was so happy when speech day came.  Everybody did poems such as ‘SA’s Got Talent’ and ‘Homework I Love You’ and many more.  I did ‘Mother Doesn’t Want a Dog’ and I made one by me called ‘Cure for Covid’.  We had to do a Zoom meeting because of a bad virus...

Grade 0 News

The countdown to the last day of school started a few weeks ago and it is hard to imagine that this magnificent Grade 0 year has come to an end.  It seems like just yesterday when the school year began.  This has been a roller coaster year, from the classroom to...

Sport

Tennis and Netball Our final tennis match of the season was at the beginning of March against Brescia House and Holy Rosary.  We are proud to have been able to field five teams for the day.  We had a short, yet productive tennis season this term with 40 girls...

Music

Ash Wednesday Service at The Ridge School In life you can choose to sing alone, to lead alone, to be alone but at APPS you can’t be alone even if you try.  That’s how I felt, singing in the APPS choir at the Ash Wednesday Service at The Ridge.  I felt like a choir,...

Chess

It has been a pleasure welcoming five Grade 4 girls and Amy Gear in Grade 7 to the Chess Club.  Our two Captains for the term were Emma Louw and Gabriella Wostmann.  Both girls carried out their duties well and were true APPS ambassadors. The weekly practice sessions...

Grade 6 Assembly

Applause.  That’s all I could hear and I have never felt so happy!  Let’s go back a bit. Ms McCarthy told us that we were doing a play about letting our light shine and making our spiritual quotient strong, and then asked us what is the one thing that makes us feel...

Grade 0 News

We have finally come to the end of Term 1.  The trees are changing colour and leaves are falling down, highlighting that the Autumn season is in full swing.  After half term break, our girls and teachers arrived rejuvenated and geared up for another successful segment...

JEFA at APPS

Grade 1W JEFA came to APPS!  We learnt about structures, gears, coding and even colours.  My favourite part was making a rollercoaster from Lego. Kuhle Gcilitshana-Poole JEFA came to our school.  We learnt all about structures.  My favourite part was learning about...