Athletics Day Beaconhurst Intermediate Phase learners started off the year when they literally “hit the ground running” on their athletics day this past Friday. Despite the intense heat, runners put their heart and “sole” into the races and were spurred on by their peers. Enterprising Grade 5 learner, Katie Hall, kept the athletes “iced” selling [...]
Prefect Camp The Beaconhurst Primary School Prefect body went on a camp to Chintsa recently. They spent time discussing their duties and responsibilities as prefects, having fun together during the games and jumping the waves on the beach! After two days of bonding, the prefects returned home ready to lead the school by example.
‘Big School’ There was lots of excitement in the air as the Grade Ones entered their new classrooms for the first time! Though some were apprehensive at first, they quickly settled down and started making new friends! Everyone looked very smart in their new school uniforms and thoroughly enjoyed learning to read their first words! [...]
Early Act CHOC House visit On Friday 1 and 15 September, the learners from Early Act visited the CHOC house in Beacon Bay. They were given a tour of the house and shown the facilities. They also had the opportunity to learn about what CHOC does and how the house assists children with cancer and [...]
Applications Olympiad All Grade 8, 9 and CAT learners at Beaconhurst took part in the Applications Olympiad in May 2017. The Olympiad is done online and the leaners are tested on their computer skills with regards to Word, Excel, Access and HTML. We received 70 certificates from the National Computer Institute for this Olympiad. Congratulations [...]
Equestrian Champ Ashlee Kent in Gr 6 competed in the EC Showing Championships held in Port Elizabeth from the 8th to the of 10th September. She won the title of Novice Pony Rider Working Riding Reserve Champion, riding her pony Chappie.