Student Talk

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 […]

FP Celebrates Valentine’s Day

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Much Valentine’s Day excitement on campus today in the Foundation Phase! The children had great fun dressing up for the occasion, and making cards to give to their someone special …

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 – […]

Having a ball at the Valentine’s Dance


A huge turn-out with enormous fun had by all at the Valentine’s Ball on Friday night! Thank you to the Matric Dance Fundraising Committee and Grade 11s for hosting the event and to Penny Foyn and Bianca Mairs for the spectacular photos! An annual tradition not to be missed by Grade 5-7s …We look forward […]

Jess excells at Valentine’s Equestrian Show

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Congratulations to Jessica van Strijp (Grade 11) for a fantastic set of achievements at this weekend’s Valentine’s Equestrian Show at George Riding Club. Jessica, riding Toby, received the following impressive placings for Jumping: 1st place in 80cm Normal Competition, 2nd place in 80cm A2 Competition, and 3rd place in 80cm Championship. In Dressage Jessica achieved […]

Glenwood Water Polo Tournament

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Glenwood and Oakhill will once again be battling it out at this weekend’s Oakhill Waterfront Chukka Festival, kicking off with the opening ceremony tonight at 5pm. Last Saturday, 3 February, our U13 squad players participated in a fixture against Plett, Glenwood, George South and Holy Cross. The boys team won all their matches with the […]

U13 Reddam Water Polo Tour

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Oakhill Prep is looking forward to seeing their friendly rivals at the upcoming Oakhill Waterfront Chukka Festival this weekend! Oakhill’s U13 boys and girls squad players recently attended the Reddam Action Water Polo tournament in Cape Town. Both teams put in a phenomenal effort to reach the semi-finals against SACS and Reddam respectively. These 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 […]

Old Oaks giving back


Wonderful to see two of our Old Oaks, Caspar Lee and Josh Pieters, giving back to the Knysna community! Most will know Caspar and Josh as the world-famous YouTubers. Despite their fame, these two young men haven’t forgotten their roots or the importance of helping those in need. A great inspiration to all our Oakhillians!

Chromebook excitement


There was great excitement among the students this week as Chromebooks were rolled out across the school from Grade 4 upwards …