The excitement of our senior Marimba Band members was tangible as they had their final tour meeting yesterday evening. They are heading to Tom Newby School in Gauteng to compete in the international Marimba Band and Steelpan Festival.
The many hours of hard work and commitment was clearly evident as they gave a pre-tour performance to the parents and sponsors. Judging by the enthusiasm and expertise on display, we are confident they will produce an excellent performance to make themselves and ...Continue Reading →
The new Tuckshop facility is now officially open and it is with a great sense of excitement that the team of Mrs Stone and our newly qualified chef Bradley, invite you all to come and sample their excellent offerings. A variety of snacks and light meals are available, with the option of full meals when using the pre-order system. See the attached menu for details on how to make the most of this system.
The Tuck Shop is open throughout the ...Continue Reading →
This past weekend reminded me of the inherent truth contained in the well-known expression “no man is an island”. The staff of a school are often left with a feeling of fighting a lone battle against the negative influences of the world when it comes to teaching children. Constant pressures from society at large, stakeholders in the school and the ever present powerful influence of peer pressure sometimes creates an impression for teachers that as a school we are an ...Continue Reading →
There is still time to register for this year’s Camp Out! This event is traditionally a highlight of the year so we encourage all our children to join us for a night full of fun and laughter. The D6 has additional forms to download as well as all the information you may still need. We look forward to seeing you there!
The much anticipated annual WSPS Golf Day played out at the highly respected Kloof Country Club layout this past Friday, 22 April. The course was in excellent condition and high levels of enjoyment from the players was evident throughout the day. Well done to the winning fourball from John Dory’s (Leonard, Johan, Clayton and Dean) who walked away with the first prize of Netelligent sponsored tablets after an excellent display of team golf. Special thanks to Nicky Rebelo, Sharon Dickens, ...Continue Reading →
The WSPS Football Tour to Gauteng and Limpopo this year highlighted once again the benefits of touring to develop our players, and that the standard of our play is competitive at national festivals. Our u11 and u13 squads (30 players in all) experienced an exciting travel schedule, with the boys having to negotiate early morning flights, the peak hour Gautrain experience, and bus trips to Northridge Primary (Pretoria East) for a practice, lunch and warm-up matches. Having arrived in Pretoria ahead of schedule on Thursday, ...Continue Reading →
WSPS made a splash in the swimming world! We were privileged to host the prestigious Durban & Districts Boys A League gala on Tuesday evening. The level of competition was outstanding and bodes well for the future of swimming in the province and country. To make a complex event like this a success involves highly coordinated teamwork and the WSPS staff and swimmers certainly rose to the occasion. Under the expert guidance of MIC, Mr Y Pillay, the ...Continue Reading →