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Busy swimming holiday at SSA Champs


Oakhill’s College and Prep swimmers were busy swimming up a storm at the Swim SA Champs these holidays! Grade 8 pupils Connor Strybis and Alex Bridge, as well as Hannah Bridge (Grade 6) and Rebecca Pitout (Grade 5) swam Level 3 and achieved Gold (50m freestyle), Bronze (100m freestyle) and PBs respectively. Megan Robinson (Grade […]

Danni May and Kaitlin get gold in SWD Classic


Two College pupils performed extremely well in their respective martial arts disciplines last month at the SWD Classic Competition. Danni May Nel in Grade 9 and a student at Sport Kickboxing Academy Plettenberg Bay, received a Gold for Points, Gold for Tag Team and Silver for Continuous. Kaitlin Noble in Grade 8 and a student […]

Making waves at SA Water Polo


Congratulations to Hannah Verrier who has been selected as one of the four SA U16 water polo goalkeepers to tour New Zealand for the 15th Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival in July! Sophia Trollip is one of two non-travelling reserves who will continue training with the SA U16 squad. The two Grade 10 pupils represented […]

Knysna locals SA Canoe Polo champs

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Four of our College students participated in the U16 division of the SA-Champs Canoe Polo competition during the holidays, where the local Knysna teams performed extremely well against strong competition from around the country. Our U16 Knysna boys came first and are officially the SA Champs, and Knysna’s U16 girls came third! Very well done […]

Interact Coin Collection

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Salomie Kraut from Hospice visited Oakhill this week to receive the tins from Interact’s Coin Collection. Hospice does a coin collection with local schools and businesses twice a year in order to raise awareness as well as much needed funds. Oakhill looks forward to supporting Hospice again for the next coin drive in November!

Paul wins PE Eventing Show

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Oakhill continues to have great equestrian results with Paul Kotze (Grade 11) winning the 90cm Sunshine Coast Eventing Show held in Port Elizabeth on the weekend of the 10th of March. Paul was the only Junior rider to have a clear round in the Cross Country. Another College student, Jessica Hall in Grade 8, also […]

Grade 7 Scholarship Exams


Oakhill School once again hosted a highly capable group of applicants for their annual scholarship examinations in early March. With nearly 60 students in Grade 7 from a selection of local, national and international schools, these examinations were strongly contested. Scholarships are awarded annually to children who excel in the scholarship process, which involves a […]

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, […]

Knysna High Derby Day

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Oakhill was excited to welcome back Knysna High School this year for our annual festive and fun-filled day of hockey! Thank you Knysna High for joining us again at our Derby Day and well done to all teams on playing their hearts out. Photos courtesy Jo Tanner and Bianca Mairs. See the full gallery on […]

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 […]

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!