Student Talk

Knysna Libraries Competition

Knysna Libraries Competitions 2019 (Copy)

We are always happy to participate in the Knysna Libraries’ Competitions which give us an opportunity to meet up with all the local schools in well-run and beneficial events. Promoting literacy is their aim and Oakhill pupils participated in the writing, reading and spelling competitions. Congratulations to the following children who received certificates, trophies and […]

Cape Town water polo tour


It was the Prep School’s turn this weekend to enjoy a sporting tour to Cape Town! The U13 Boys Water Polo team were invited to Sun Valley this year to compete against other top primary school teams from Reddam, Wynberg, Rondebosch, Paarl, Rhenish, Glenwood, Fish Hoek and Western Warriors. Our boys gave it their all […]

Farewell 2019 Matrics

Matric Final Assembly (4) (Copy)

Today marked the Grade 12s very last day of school at Oakhill. It was all fun and games on the campus this morning, ending with a humorous and emotional final assembly where students awarded staff members certificates. Class of 2019, we wish you all the best with your upcoming exams. May the Joy of Learning […]

Co-Ed Water Polo Tournament


Our boys and girls teams competed in the National Co-Ed Schools 1st Team Water Polo Tournament for 2019 hosted by Kingswood College, Grahamstown. This tournament hosted nearly 40 of South Africa’s top co-ed school water polo teams and clubs. Out of a total of 8 games, the girls won four which allowed Oakhill to place top 8 out of […]

Adventure Racing Champs!


Congratulations to all our Oakhill pupils who participated in this weekend’s SA Schools Adventure Racing Championships in the Eastern Cape! Oakhill students represented two junior teams, and one senior team, with the Junior teams completing a 60km course (5km kayak, 32 km cycle, 20km trek) and the seniors an 80km course (7km kayak, 50km cycle, […]

Fun under the sea

Little Oaks Under the Sea Concert (5)

Little Oaks pupils delighted the audience this morning with their concert ‘Under the Sea’. With their beautiful costumes and colourful face paint, the children had great fun immersing themselves in all sorts of fantastic sea creature characters, bearing the all-important message that humans should look after our oceans. What a wonderful way to celebrate the […]

Market Day for Grades 4-6

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Our Grade 4, 5 and 6s followed in the entrepreneurial footsteps of the Grade 7s with their equally vibrant and successful market day this week. They enthralled fellow pupils and staff alike with their stalls of creative and delicious wares, including the traditional fun games! These budding business minds embraced learning new practical skills while […]

Adios amigos!


15 Argentinian students and their two accompanying staff members from Academia Argüello have spent time on our campus and with their host families for the past two weeks. Tomorrow we will be bidding them a sad farewell. As always, it has been a colourful and action-packed time with our South American friends, and we look […]

Light Blue music concert

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Oakhill Prep’s annual musical production – Light Blue – was held in the school hall on Monday and Tuesday, with both evenings once again a great success. Parents and visitors were enthralled by the diverse musical talents of our pupils! Thank you to all the boys, girls, parents and teachers involved, especially Mrs van Wageningen […]

Inter-House Athletics fun

IH Athletics IP (3)

Last week Bendigo, Jubilee and Millwood took to the fields at the OSC for our annual inter-house athletics events – long jump, high jump and shotput, culminating with sprints and long-distance events on Friday. Well done to all pupils who participated, each earning valuable points for their houses. A fantastic few days of fun, friendship […]

Fun and informative Prep outings

Oakhill Grade 1 Outing - Redberry Farm (3) (Copy)

Our Prep grades regularly go on various fun and education outings. Not only does this take learning out of the classroom in a hands-on and fun way, it also broadens the pupils’ minds to things or ideas they may not have experienced or thought of before. Recently, our Grade Ones went to Redberry Farm for a […]

Fierce rivalry at Glenwood Xtreme

Glenwood Xtreme U15 Water Polo (20)

On Friday and Saturday our U15 water polo teams competed in the Glenwood Xtreme Tournament in George. Here they faced top water polo schools from our region, as well as from Cape Town and the Eastern Cape. Both our teams advanced through each stage to reach the finals against Glenwood. As always, the games against […]

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