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Glenwood Water Polo Festival

On Saturday, 9 November, there was much excitement as eight Prep water polo teams travelled to Glenwood House in George to participate in an inter-schools water polo festival. These teams comprised of a total of 86 players from ages 10 to 13! The festival gave our development players an opportunity to measure their progress and hard […]

Off to dance in New York

Earlier this term, nine Oakhill Prep and College pupils participated in the American Academy of Ballet Performance Awards, where they represented Sidwell Roman School of Ballet. All the dancers excelled in their various levels, and the senior dancers – Leah Katergarakis, Zara Osman, Hannah Micklewood, Morgan Sharp and Koketso Ramokgopa – also received scholarships to […]

Knitted teddies for babies in need

Last week our Little Oaks children went on an exciting outing to deliver their array of teddy bears that had been lovingly knitted by wonderful moms, extended family members and friends. These cuddly and comforting toys are donated annually to local charity Babies in Need, who then take them to the Provincial Hospital for the […]

Chelsea at Western Cape Champs

Earlier this term Chelsea Phillipson (Grade 8) competed in the SA Gymnastics Games held at the University of Cape Town. She represented the Western Cape team in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics level 6 and received full Western Cape colours. Congratulations Chelsea!

Grade 7 Farewell Dinner

On Thursday evening the Grade 7 class of 2019 gathered with their parents and teachers for the annual farewell function at Simola Hotel. As always, this was a beautiful, personal and affirming evening which was enjoyed by all. Good luck to the Grade 7s as they embark on the next part of their journey to […]

Fun-filled orientation morning

Last week our Little Oaks and future Grade Ones enjoyed a happy morning where they were introduced to their future learning environments and class teachers. An exciting time of new interactions and entertaining activities, with much to look forward to next year!

Grade 6 experience College

Our Grade 6 pupils had a taste of Oakhill College life this week with short sessions in the classrooms, meeting the teachers and interacting with College students. They were introduced to some fascinating wonders in the science lab, and they also had the opportunity to explore the arts in the drama studio and art room. […]

Langheim leading the way!

Our EdTech Director, Dylan Langheim, is currently in Sweden where he is attending the Google for Education Certified Innovator Program in Stockholm. Dylan is one of 36 applicants worldwide and one of the few South Africans to be accepted! The program recognises and supports top educators around the globe who are using technology to solve […]

1st Team Cricket update

Ten Prep boys have been awarded their 1st Team cricket caps. These boys have committed themselves to cricket throughout the season, and we wish them great success as young cricketers. We know they will make the school proud! On the College front, our cricketers continue to make Oakhill proud! The 1st team recently enjoyed a […]

Blake off to Korea!

Congratulations to Blake Govender who has been selected for the Protea Esports Team! Blake will represent South Africa at International Esports Federation’s 11th World Championships to be held from 11 to 15 December 2019 in Seoul, South Korea, where he will be participating in the efootball title of PES 2020. Oakhill has run esports as […]

Old Oak wins prestigious eco award

Earlier this year, Rhian Berning, Oakhill alumni (Class of 1994) and founder of Eco Atlas, won the Eco-Angel Award at the national Eco-Logic Awards presided over by the new Minister of Environmental Affairs, Barbara Creecy, in recognition of her life’s work in the fields environmental education and environmental activism. Oakhill has proudly been part of […]

Eden tennis league

Oakhill’s boys and girls tennis teams have had a busy few weeks participating in various league matches along the Garden Route. Last week our 1st boys team enjoyed a challenging game where they came out tops against George rivals, Outeniqua. The team won by four games after tying at three in all the matches. Well […]

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