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Odyssey 2018 Groups Depart

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Our Grade 10s embarked on their Odyssey journeys this week!  We wish all participants the most incredible adventure. As encouraged by Head of School, Jannie de Villiers, in his opening address to the pupils: “You are in for a treat! Although you will have to make do without many of the luxuries you are used to, […]

Making waves at SA Water Polo


Two Grade 10 pupils, Sophia Trollip and Hannah Verrier, represented the South African U16 Girls Water Polo Team in The FINA Africa Qualifiers & CANA Zone IV Youth Championships. This international tournament took place in Durban from 7 to 11 March, where the South African U16 team played against Zimbabwe U18A, Zimbabwe U18B and South Africa U17. This is the first time ever that […]

Hannah makes WC athletics team


Congratulations to Hannah Bridge (Grade 6) for placing 7th in the country for shot-put with a new Western Cape record of 10.7m! Hannah Bridge, a Grade 6 pupil at Oakhill,  achieved this fantastic result at the SA National Athletics Championship in Paarl this past weekend, 16th to 18th March. Hannah been climbing up the ranks since her younger years, […]

Grade 1 Tea Party

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As per annual tradition, the Grade Ones enjoyed a special tea party this morning. They have spent this term travelling through the alphabet, participating in many meaningful activities along the way! The letter T brought about a fabulous tea party. Here the pupils had the opportunity to learn how to set a table, how to […]

College U15 Water Polo

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The U15 water polo teams ended the season with league games against local rivals Glenwood, York and Outeniqua. Both boys and girls teams played exceptionally well and ended off on a high note! Well done to all our players for a very successful term of water polo. We look forward to more action in the […]

College 1st Team Cricket

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Oakhill’s 1st team performed very well in the 2017/2018 season considering the fact that the team lost some very experienced 2017 Matrics. The team went through a rebuilding phase, and the players all stepped up to the plate. The team was ably led by Jason Matter who managed to get the best out of the […]

FP Celebrates World Book Day

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Last week the Foundation Phase celebrated World Book Day in superb style! It was amazing to see so many children dressed up to represent a special story book character. Many enjoyed the “show and tell” of some of their favourite story books and they were treated to a very special mystery guest who read to […]

Josie to go to SA Biathlon Champs


Josie earned her place in the U15 SWD Biathlon team and competed in the Inter-Provincial Champs in Oudtshoorn on the 6th of March. She won a silver medal in her age category and goes on to participate in the SA Biathlon champs in Pretoria on the 31st March. Well done Josie and good luck!

U13 Grey Water Polo Tour


For the first time ever, our U13 Boys Water Polo Squad attended the Grey PE water polo tournament over the weekend. It was a privilege to be invited to this level of tournament where we competed against some of the country’s prominent boys schools, including the likes of Grey, Bishops, Selborne, Rondebosch and SACS. Our […]

Kyle wins Tortoise Tuff trail run

Kyle Underwood

Well done to Kyle Underwood (Grade 11) who participated in the Tortoise Tuff trail run in Sedgefield on Saturday. This was Kyle’s first 21km race which was extended to 23km through tough terrain. Kyle completed it it in less than two and a half hours, coming 1st and winning gold in the Junior division (U19)!

Grade 12 Drama PoMo

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Fantastic display of talent at the Grade 12 Drama PoMo – the Postmodern deconstruction of ‘Humanity’. Here our Matric students portrayed their interpretation of society today, and highlighted the many issues that they don’t like and don’t want to accept about current society. Superb performances – well done Matrics!

College athletes through to WP champs

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Earlier this term our College athletes participated in the KPSSSU meeting at Knysna High School and performed extremely well in their different events. Competition was tough and the learners gave it their all. Four athletes went through to the next round in Oudtshoorn, where John Tanner and Charné de Wet were chosen to represent the […]