Oakhill Sport

Oakhill wins again in regional Lit Quiz

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Oakhill hosted the regional Kids’ Lit Quiz this week. For the 8th year we warmly greeted Wayne Mills and his wife who come all the way from New Zealand (via numerous other countries) to their smallest area in the world to conduct the quiz. Six other schools from George to Plettenberg Bay joined us for […]

Cricket team makes T20 quarter finals

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Congratulations to Oakhill’s 1st XI cricket team for making it through to the T20 quarter finals. Our boys displayed brilliant bowling and fielding, but unfortunately our batting wasn’t enough to beat Langenhoven Gimnasium. The 1st team have had a great season with some fantastic matches against our Eden schools. Oakhill wishes all semi-finalists good luck […]

Chukka Festival Fever

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There is great excitement in Knysna as water polo players from a wide range of schools from across South Africa, by invitation of Oakhill School, visit our beautiful town for the annual Oakhill Waterfront Chukka Festival – now in its ninth year. The continued support from Knysna Waterfront Quays and local businesses is overwhelming and together Oakhill […]

Reddam Water Polo Tour

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The U13 boys and girls squad players attended the Reddam Action Waterpolo tournament in Cape Town. Both teams put in a phenomenal effort against tough opposition. The girls managed to reach the playoffs only to be only marginally beaten by Rhenish. In the words of a proud parent: “The teams not only did credit to […]

College Inter-House Swimming and Athletics

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On Thursday, 24 January and Friday, 25 January, Oakhill College pupils enjoyed their annual Inter-House Gala and Athletics Day. The three houses arrived in full force, cheering and displaying fabulous spirit. The athletes gave their all in both the pool and on the field, with a number of records broken and some tightly contested races. The fun […]

Eden Water Polo Champs

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Our water polo players did us proud earlier this month at the Glenwood House Water Polo Festival. The boys and girls took the game to the opposition and showed true Oakhill grit and determination! Our U13 teams both competed in the Eden League finals, with the girls placing second overall and the boys winning the […]

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 […]

College Inter-House Water Polo

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Last week our College pupils participated in the competitive annual Inter-House Water Polo. There was a wonderful spirit at the pool as Jubilee, Bendigo and Millwood battled it out for the trophy. Congratulations to Bendigo who took the final honours! Detailed results were as follows: Boys 3rd – Millwood 2nd – Bendigo 1st – Jubilee […]

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 […]

Cannons Creek Water Polo Tour

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The u13 Boys and Girls Water Polo teams recently participated in the Cannons Creek Water Polo Tournament in Cape Town at Rondebosch Boys High School. The girls soldiered through a hard fought pool section to finish strong by winning their playoff game to place 5th overall in the competition. The boys finished 3rd overall after an extremely […]

Oakhill cyclists meet World Champ

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This morning our Oakhill cyclists had the privilege of meeting and conversing with 4 time world champion, 5 times Cape Epic winner and Olympic medalist Christoph Sauser. Swiss born Christoph, now retired from the international circuit, was fortuitously staying over at the OSC while racing a new international event in our area – Rainmaker Rollercoaster […]