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Father and son Breakfast – 2017

Glenwood’s Father  & Son breakfast has become a well-attended event on the school calendar. Approximately 130 fathers and sons attended this event on Saturday, 24 June 2017 in the school hall. The guest panel was Glenwood’s 1st XV Coaches, Mr Derek Heiberg and Mr Jeremy McLaren and Maritzburg College 1st XV Coach, Mr Ryan Kyle. Mr Steven La Marque (Marketing Director) opened the morning by welcoming all the dads and their lads. The guests enjoyed a scrumptious breakfast prepared by Pepp...

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GLENWOOD FALCONS BAND 2017

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PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR YOUTH EMPOWERMENT

Bryan Pather has been awarded the Bronze Certificate of the President’s Award. The President’s Award for Youth Empowerment is a full member of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award, which operates in over 140 countries around the world. It is thus recognised internationally. In South Africa, the award is endorsed by the Presidency and the national Youth Development Agency (NYDA) as part of the National Youth Service (NYS). Its main values are self-confidence, ability to plan, decisio...

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Mother’s Day Breakfast 2017

The Glenwood Moms gathered on Saturday 13 May for the Annual Mother’s Club Breakfast. Thanks to Mrs Barnes and her team who turned the School Hall into a good looking venue. Peppers and Pans spoilt the Moms with a delicious breakfast. The Jes Foord team, Tamryn and Trish spoke to the moms about the Jes Foord Foundation and especially the Jes Foord Handbag Project which the school is currently involved with. Handbags and the required items will be handed over to Jes on 26 May during assembly. T...

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MOTHER’S CLUB MEETING 13 May 2017

We would like to welcome all moms, grannies and lady friends of the Glenwood family to a Mother’s Day Breakfast. Marion Loudon and her team will be entertaining us. Date: Saturday 13 May 2017 Time: 07h30 Place: Mike Turrell Pavilion Cost: R60 per person Please pay the Finance Office before Tuesday 9 May 2017. Should you prefer to do an EFT, the banking details are as follows: Account Name: Glenwood High School Bank: FNB Branch: 250655 Account No: 50710175338...

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2017 Glenwood Musical Production

AUDITION NOTICE  MUSICAL PRODUCTION: Glenwood in Motion Friday 5 May 3pm – 5pm Saturday 6 May 11.30am – 3.30pm Drama Studio at Glenwood High School We are looking for singers, dancers and actors. Please see the attached letter with all the information...

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South African Junior Closed Chess Championships – Naseem Essa

The South African Junior Closed Chess Championships (held from 5th to 12th April 2017 in Johannesburg) is an annual event where the top 30 youth chess players in the country per age and gender group contest to earn the right to represent South Africa at Continental and International events for that calendar year. The top 2 placed players per age and gender group automatically qualify for all Continental and International events. Naseem Essa (Grade 8 – Cambridge) has competed in this event from...

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Chris Tite and Jayme Forget excel in the SA Championships of Performing Arts (SACOPA) 2017

Form VI boys, Chris Tite and Jayme Forget competed in the SA Championships of Performing Arts (SACOPA) during the school holidays. The boys had to enter the competition in KZN, where they scored high enough to qualify for the SA Champs. The regional competitions took place in 2016 with the finals taking place the past holiday in Johannesburg. As a duet they entered the acting category, competing in comedy (doing a piece from Monty Python), Dramatically (doing a scene from Of Mice and Men), Cont...

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Debating: April 2017

DEBATING: April 2017 The 2017 World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships were hosted by Ravenswood School for Girls in Sydney, Australia from April, 7 to April 12. Matt Glasspool (Form VI) participated in this prestigious competition. He was one of a few South Africans who participated in this competition. Matt was placed second in the World Champion Debate section and placed 16th overall in the world. Please read attached letter for the full report...

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