Fairmont News

MADCO FUNDRAISER : BARNYARD - ROCK ROYALTY

Published: 12 June 2015
As part of our annual fundraising initiative in benefit for the Matric Dance, the Matric Dance Committee has been actively selling tickets for a show at the Barnyard Theatre (Willowbridge) entitled ROCK ROYALTY.  We would like to encourage you to buy a ticket to this enjoyable performance taking place on…
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HOCKEY SPORT RESULTS

Published: 12 June 2015
Boys Results  vs  Bishops                                       Girls’ Results  vs  Pinelands U14A                 Won 1 : 0                                            U14A                 Won    10 : 0 U14B                 Won 2 : 1                                            U14B                 Lost     0 : 1 U16A                 Won 2 : 0                                            U16A                 Won    4 : 1 U16B                 Lost 1 : 4                                            U16B                 Won    2 : 0 U16C                 Lost…
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23RD WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE - JAPAN 2015

Published: 12 June 2015
Fairmont is very proud to announce that 7 of our pupils will be attending the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan, from Tuesday, 28 July – Saturday, 8 August 2015. The Scout Association of Japan (SAJ) has started a new project that is to build new friendships for Scouts through Scouting:…
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FAIRMONT FOCUS

Published: 11 June 2015
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COUNSELLOR'S CORNER: TEEN DRINKING – AN ALARMING REALITY

Published: 11 June 2015
Adolescents' alcohol consumption has reached alarming levels. Many teenagers are drinking heavily, and the starting age is becoming ever younger. Adolescents have always been known to experiment with alcohol, but what we're seeing now is a very different story. The age at which heavy drinking starts, the number of teens…
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IMPORTANT INFORMATION RE MATRIC CERTIFICATES

Published: 11 June 2015
We have received a directive from the Western Cape Education Department that every unclaimed matric certificate that we hold at Fairmont has to be returned to the Education Department by the end of this term.  Should you know of a past pupil or be one yourself who has never collected…
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GRADE 12 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS TECHNOLOGY EXAMINATION – THURSDAY 28 MAY

Published: 21 May 2015
This examination has to start at 07:45 and therefore all CAT learners HAVE to be seated by 07h25 at the latest. Please check the boards outside ITA, ITB and ITD to see which venue you have been allocated for your examination. You MUST have a pen with you when you…
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ATTEMPTED MUGGING IN KENRIDGE

Published: 21 May 2015
A concerned member of the public informed the school of the attempted mugging of 2 of our pupils in the Kenridge area.  These 2 pupils were walking to school when they were approached by 3 men. Please remember to try and walk in groups, and be vigilant of what is…
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GR. 10 MUSIC PUPILS ON FINE MUSIC RADIO

Published: 15 May 2015
The Gr. 10 music pupils have made history when they had the opportunity to do a live presentation on Fine Music Radio.  On Monday, 11 May 2015, a programme was done on “The Mighty Russian Five”, 5 famous Composers from Russia.  The pupils had to do research to compile their…
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SPORT RESULTS: 7 May - 14 MAY 2015

Published: 15 May 2015
HOCKEY Boys’ Hockey Results vs Bergvliet U19A won 2 : 1 U19B won 1 : 0 U16A drew 1 : 1 U16B won 10 : 0 U14A won 11 : 0 Girls’ Hockey Results vs  D.F. Malan             U14A          Won 3 : 0 U14B          Drew 0 : 0 U16A          Postponed U16B         …
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MATRIC CERTICATES 2014

Published: 15 May 2015
The 2014 Matric certificates have been received at the school. When collecting and signing for the certificates (past pupil or parent), please bring along your ID Document. As per the Education Department rulings, all unclaimed certificates will be returned to the Education Department by the end of 2015.  They will…
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ONE ACT PLAYS

Published: 15 May 2015
Very few people who have not been closely associated with a theatrical production can fully appreciate just how much time, effort and dedication goes into producing a 30 minute original play.  The fact that our learners managed to script-write, cast, set-design, find costumes and props, rehearse and produce three entertaining…
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THE MATRIC EXPERIENCE EXPO IS TAKING PLACE RIGHT NOW AT TYGERVALLEY CENTRE

Published: 14 May 2015
Everything you need to make matric awesome will be featured at ME-X from today until Sunday! Don’t miss out! Get to Tygervalley to gain information about dress designers and hairstylists, limos and luxury vehicles, make-up and suit hire, to experience the options available to you for the future, and to…
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MUSIC DEPARTMENT

Published: 08 May 2015
Hennie Joubert Music prize Congratulations to Zara Scott and Andrew Hill who have been awarded the Hennie Joubert Merit Prize for their excellent results in Unisa Theory Examinations in 2014. This prize is awarded to candidates who have the highest results in their Theory or Practical exams in the country.…
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FAIRMONTS’ EQUESTRIAN TEAM

Published: 08 May 2015
Fairmont’s equestrian team has fared very well at the first two SANESA qualifiers this year. We have six new members to the team who has already made their mark with exceptional results in various disciplines at the last two Qualifiers. We would like to welcome Sasha Lee Kingwill, Dana van…
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