Oakhill Celebrates

Oakhill wins regional Kids’ Lit Quiz

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We were delighted to host our annual regional Kids’ Lit Quiz at Oakhill again on the 15th of February. Seven schools participated with twelve teams competing in a difficult, nail-biting competition. The knowledge these children have is daunting and the end results were very close, with Oakhill winning, Greenwood Bay School coming second and Plett […]

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.

Three prep athletes to compete for WC colours

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Three Oakhill Prep athletes performed very well after selection to participate in the annual Eden District Athletics Championship in Oudtshoorn this past weekend. Hannah Bridge (U12) was placed 1st in shotput, Chanelle Barnard (U13) placed 2nd in the 1500m distance run and Coel Trollip (U11) came 3rd in long jump. They have qualified to represent […]

Two College students in SA Water Polo squad

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Congratulations to College students Sophia Trollip and Hannah Verrier for making the South African U16 Girls Water Polo Development Squad! Hannah and Sophia were selected among the top 46 girls nationally, from various provincial teams at the SA Schools tournament in December 2017. They have been invited to attend the regional training camps that are […]

Chanzalee makes SWD Angling team

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Congratulations to Grade 9 student, Chanzalee Viljoen for being selected for the SWD Light Tackle Boat Angling Women’s Junior U16 team to compete at the national championships in April. Chanzelee was also selected as team captain.

Josie selected for SWD Biathlon team

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Congratulations to Grade 8 student, Josie Bebington for being selected for the U15 SWD Biathlon team. Josie will now compete at the Inter-Provincial Champs in Oudtshoorn on the 10th of Feb. Good luck Josie!

Trinity Exhibition Award for music student

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Oakhill is exceptionally proud of Julia Opperman, who has received the prestigious annual Trinity Exhibition Award! Julia wrote the Trinity College London exam last year at Oakhill, and it was recently announced that Julia gained the highest marks in the practical examination at Grades 5 – 8 level. Trinity is an international exam board for […]

Congratulations Matric Class of 2017!


Congratulations to our Matrics! The Class of 2017 has achieved some extraordinary results, both individually and collectively. We are delighted to announce that the 2017 group have produced their best set of results in the FET phase of school, the highest distinctions per candidate on release, and the highest composite subject average at Oakhill over […]

U13 Teams Win Water Polo League

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Congratulations to both our U13A Boys and Girls teams on winning the regional Eden Water Polo Leagues!

Kade 2nd in SA for Body Boarding


Congratulations to Kade Howorth, in Grade 10 who placed second in a tight competition in the Junior Division at the South African Body Boarding Championships in Durban from the 2-6 October.  Kade represented the Eden Body Boarding Association and as a 16-year-old, has just moved into the Juniors from the Boys division, where he placed […]

Danni-May Competes at SA Kickboxing Champs

Danni-May Nel Kickboxing

Danni-May, in Grade 8, has recently started kickboxing and seems to be a natural.  In less than two years she has graded to a beginner, orange belt.  Danni-May  qualified at the SWD Kickboxing trials in George in March and was awarded SWD colours.  Danni-May has progressed to take part in the SA National Championships, reprsenting […]

Julian places 3rd in SA for MTB!

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Julian Bunge (Grade 8) has achieved an impressive national third placing during the holidays for mountain biking! Julian’s training and dedication throughout the year culminated in this superb achievement at the National Spur Schools MTB League Finals, held on the weekend of 8-9 October at Bekker School in Magaliesberg, Gauteng. The top 436 mountain bike riders […]