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The end of the school year for 2013 is almost on us, exams have been completed and we would like to wish our Matric learners a well deserved break and all the best for their future endeavours.
Reports will be ready for collection on Wednesday the 4th December, from 10- 11 am. The different houses will be allocated in a class and reports can be collected from the register teachers.
To all the Suthies family members, from the learners and their families, to the staff and their families, we wish you all a very blessed festive season. May you rest and come back safely after the holidays, and be ready for a action filled 2014!
Duncan Dean, recently took part in the National Science Olympiad 2013 and made us proud by placing 19th in the country! Well done Duncan.
Matsepe Tsiu, one of our Grade 12 Accounting learner's, excelled at the Accounting Olympiad this year, and came third Nationally in the Dinaledi School category. Congratulations!
We have a junior debater who has been invited to the district trials, this is a first for Sutherland. The debaters have really grown this last year, and show some amazing promise. Congratulations and we are looking forward to what next year holds!
Kelly Macaskill has done us extremely proud by coming 2nd at the Beeld "Design an Ad" competition. Well done on your amazing talent Kelly! We also are featured in majority of the HushPuppies calendar 2014, where we had an astounding 11 of the final entries being Suthies Art Pupils work! Amazing talent being shown off there in the calendar for next year. For anyone who is interested in buying a copy of this calendar there are some for sale at the school.
Meg-Kyla Erasmus and Mikail Kieser, have taken part at the ATKV Redenaars and have both placed extremely well: Mikail placed 2nd in the junior category and Meg-Kyla placed 3rd in the senior category! Congratulations to our two Stars!
Our Radikale Redenaars have done superbly again in their latest competition, with Nicole Greeves winning the Individual Speakers category, and Lebo Ngele achieving a second place. Well done girls, Suthies guts definitely coming through.
We had 3 teams who took part in the JCC General Knowledge Quiz, and they have come back with an overall win! Well done and congratulations to our teams!
We also have had some wonderful news on the Cross Country front, we have a representative in the SA Cross Country team! Congratulations on that amazing result! Our Cross Country athletes attended their Cross Country Prize Giving, and many of our learners walked away with medals and prizes, a just reward for their hard work this season! Congratulations all. We have 12 learners who have qualified for the provincial team this year and have been taking part in the provincial and national competitions. In the league we have moved up in the junior boys category to 3rd place in the Greater Pretoria Area, and we are lying 6th overall. Congratulations to Mr. Magagula and team for their hard work! It is surely showing!
On Friday the 13th September we had our Annual Family Fun Day and great fun was had by all. This year we had some creative games thought up by the different houses, from a Suthies version of 30 Seconds and Monopoly, to some mental challenges, as well as our own "Noot vir Noot" competition.
The winner for the day in the games category was Cameron!
We have had a very succesful and busy Winter Season this year, and having our 1st Team Rugby boys placing in the top 100 school teams in the country, as well as the 1st Girls Hockey team qualifying for the Stadsbeker this year. Also we had 3 of our 1st Netball girls selected for the South Gauteng Netball team!
The year planner at the top left of the page is updated daily. Please view it to find out what is going on in the school.
D6 Communicator link
This allows you to have a direct link to what is happening at the school. Once you download the link, updated messages will pop up that are sent by the school, which allows us direct communication to you as a parent.
Here is the link that allows you as the parent to interact with the school using live information, monitor educational progress, attendance etc. Click on the link and register to be able to use the service.
For any queries or suggestions please contact Mrs. Carol Riddick Carol.Riddick@sutherlandhs.co.za
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SUTHERLAND HIGH SCHOOL CONTACT DETAILS
Phone Numbers: 012 658 5880/1/2
Fax Number: 012 658 5883
GPS Co-ordinates: S25 50' 28,5" E28 08'36,2"
Physical Address: 1333 Willem Botha Ave, Eldoraigne, Centurion
Postal Address: PO BOX 52227, Wierda Park, 0149