Galleries: College

College welcomes exchange students

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Great to have Grade 9 and 10 overseas exchange students with us on campus! Chhaya, Uma, Anchel and Savya join us from Woodstock School in Mussoorie, India, while Baxter and Latifha hail from Gordonstoun School in Moray, Scotland. Baxter and Latifha are halfway through their exchange and are looking forward to participating in the Grade […]

Aimee breaks SA freestyle record

Aimee Canny breaks SA record

Huge congratulations to Aimee Canny in Grade 8, who broke the SA Age Group record for 14 year olds in the 100m Freestyle this weekend. Aimee competed at the GrandPrix Gala in Stellenbosch, and came 4th overall in the finals. Aimee also got to photograph with her swimming hero Cameron van der Burgh.

Water polo action at the Oakhill Waterfront Chukka Festival

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After an exceptionally successful and festive water polo for primary schools last weekend, we are looking forward to hosting high schools at next weekend’s Oakhill Waterfront Chukka Festival. From Thursday, 15 February to Sunday, 18 February around 400 participants from 21 high schools, comprising 30 teams in total – 15 boys teams and 15 girls teams – […]

Memorable farewell gift from 2017 matrics

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The matric class of 2017 have blessed Oakhill with a very special farewell and appropriate farewell gift. For those who may not have noticed it yet, stop by the circle at the school entrance sometime to appreciate this ‘values signpost’. Recorded on the signpost are ten core values this matric group associated with the education they received […]

College Inter-House Athletics 2018

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What a fabulous spirit amongst students and Houses at the College Inter-House Athletics! Bendigo, Jubilee and Millwood took to the fields at the OSC for a week’s worth of athletics building up to the final event last Friday. The athletes gave their all, with a number of records broken and some tightly contested races. Congratulations […]

College Inter-House Swimming Gala 2018

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Wednesday’s College Inter-House Swimming Gala was a wonderfully festive event, with the highlight once again being the wet t-shirt competition! This year Bendigo took the honours for both overall results, as well as the Spirit Cup. Well done Bendigo!! Congratulations to goes to Aimee Canny (Bendigo) and John Tanner (Bendigo) who won the Junior Victrix […]

Welcome back!

First Day of School 2018 (16)

A happy first day of Term 1 2018 with many memories in the making! Oakhill is excited to welcome all old friends and new … Little Oakhillians starting preschool, Grade 1s embarking on their first special day of “Big School”, Grade 8s beginning their exciting College adventure and all other students starting or returning to […]

Early Christmas for Dorothy Broster Children’s Home

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Christmas arrived early last week for children from Dorothy Broster Children’s Home. Oakhill’s Interact Club joined volunteers from the Vineyard Church in a joyous celebration which included a party and gifts being handed over. As with the Prep School, College students supported the Knysna Santa Box drive this year, and they made Christmas boxes for […]

Matric Tea 2017

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Our Grade 12 Class of 2017 officially finished writing their IEB Matric exams in the last week of November! In keeping with tradition, they enjoyed a final tea with their teachers at the St George’s gardens in town. We extend our fondest wishes to all Matrics as they begin this new chapter in their lives. […]

College Celebration of Excellence


A beautiful morning was spent on Saturday, 21 October acknowledging the achievements of our College students – in Academics, the Arts, Sport and school life in general. 2017 has been a year of many changes and challenges, but our College students have certainly risen to those challenges, especially our 2017 Matrics. Congratulations to all our […]

Matric Art Exhibition 2017


The Oakhill Matric Art Exhibition, an annual highlight for art enthusiasts, did not disappoint last week as many that viewed commented it was inspiring and of an excellent standard. The exhibition is a collection of Oakhill 2017 Matric art students’ portfolios for their Independent Examination Board (IEB) practical exams.  The exhibition was open to the public and guests had the opportunity […]

College Performing Arts Show – Legends

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The College Performing Arts Department blew the audience away last Friday with their spectalar show “Legends”. Set as a happy tavern atmosphere, parents and students were treated to renditions of superstars such as Cher, Adele, Billy Joel, The Eagles, and many more! The real superstars however were the performers in the show, showcasing acting, dancing, […]