Oakhill Celebrates

Josie and Jess ranked top Eden Biathletes

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Josie Bebington (Grade 9) and Jess Devine (Grade 11) recently competed in the Highgate Inter-Provincial Biathlon Event in Oudtshoorn. Josie finished 6th in the u15 Girls category, with a Run time of 03:31.88 and a Swim time of 01:15.04, while Jess finished, 5th overall in the u17 Girls category with a Run time of 03:21.87 and a Swim time […]

Congratulations Matric Class of 2018!


Congratulations to our Matrics! The Class of 2018 has achieved some wonderful results, both individually and collectively. We are delighted to announce that this year every matric candidate achieved a Bachelors Degree pass.  The 2018 group have produced their best set of results in the FET phase of school and the highest distinctions per candidate […]

Aimee Canny swims for SA

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Huge congratulations to Aimee Canny, Grade 9, who was selected to represent South Africa for swimming in the Africa Union Sport Council U20 Games in Botswana from 7-16 December 2018. Aimee achieved two individual golds in the 50m and 100m freestyle, both of which were championship meet records and the 50m Free was an U15 SA […]

2017 Matriculants studying internationally

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Oakhill School’s ethos of “the joy of learning” is evident not only in its proven track record for a holistic and well-rounded education of learners, but also by school leavers as they continue with much enthusiasm and success in their chosen paths, whether in South Africa or overseas. Other than their excellent individual and collective […]

SA Mathematics Challenge

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Oakhill Prep Intermediate Phase students performed extremely well in the recent SA Mathematics Challenge – an independent assessment where questions are aimed at conceptual knowledge, the application of knowledge in new situations, problem-solving, reasoning, communication, and general mathematical thinking. It is important for our students to become empowered, independent, creative and critical thinkers and the SA Mathematical […]

Paul 25th in SA for Equestrian

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Congratulations to Paul Kotze (Grade 11) who has achieved wonderful results in equestrian eventing this year. Paul now ranks 25th in South Africa for the Junior Rider category. To be placed in the top 25 in the country is an excellent result especially considering that Knysna is far away from the major competition areas.

Kaitlyn to attend Sports Martial Arts Nationals

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Kaitlyn Noble (Grade 8) has achieved wonderful results in the martial arts discipline this year. She was once again been chosen to represent Eden in the Sports Martial Arts Nationals (Destiny) held in Stellenbosch at the end of September. Kaitlyn performed extremely well, taking silver in both the Kata and Kumite (traditional fighting) divisions and qualifying for […]

Eden Water Polo teams announced

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Congratulations to the following College water polo players who have been selected for the U13, U15, U16 and U19 Eden Water Polo Teams: U13 Boys Mark Canny Dylan Hemmes Jared Shutte Matthew Smith U13 Girls Hannah Bridge Lily Donnell Nina Fioravanti Kate Tanner Natasha Urbanik Cady Wales Jessica Edkins ((non-travelling reserve) U15 Boys Francois Hay Alex Hunziker […]

Excellent IBT results for Grade 9

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The International Benchmark Test (IBT) is an internationally administered programme of assessments to compare learner performance globally, between grades and over time. The International Benchmark Tests are set by the Australian Council for Educational Research. Oakhill writes IBTs in Grade 3, 6 and 9 for Mathematics and English every year. The 2017 results for the […]

Gold and Silver at U13 Eden Hockey League Finals


On Saturday, 1 September, both our U13A boys and girls teams competed in the A division of the Eden Hockey League semi-finals and finals that took place at the OSC, with teams from Knysna, George, Mossel Bay, Plett and Oudtshoorn all vying for the title of 2018 champs! Both our teams won their semi-final matches […]

U11 rugby and netball teams make KPSSS finals


On Saturday, 25 August, the U11 netball girls competed against Plett Primary at the Knysna High School fields, with both teams giving it their all to make through to the KPSSS finals against Knysna Primary. Although the girls lost in the final round, they showed wonderful skills, courage and exceptional behavior, and can be proud […]

DotA2 players make SA Protea Esports team


Congratulations to our College DotA 2 team members for being selected for the South African Protea Esports Team! This national squad consists of ten players drawn from the country’s top DotA 2 Esports school teams – Oakhill and Curro Klerksdrop. Well done to Lourens Kok (who is the Team Captain), Christopher Coetzee, Simon Shearer, Ryan […]