Fairmont News

Breath Easy Fun Run Report

Published: 11 May 2016
The inaugural Monty Breatheasy Fun Run is done and dusted! The Fairmont Parent Forum would like to thank all the runners, marshals, waterpoint staff and organising parents who all contributed in making the event a great success. The weather man was spot on - a beautiful morning in Durbanville.  Our…
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Hishaam Essop Gr 12

Published: 11 May 2016
Hishaam Essop represented Western Province at the Western Cape Individual Schools Chess Play-offs on 30 April and 1 May 2016. He has been selected for the Western Cape U18 Team who will be participating at the S.A.Schools Championship from 9 - 15 July in Durban.
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Lauryn Giles (Gr. 8)

Published: 21 April 2016
Lauryn, Anel Tallie and Tara-Lee Lategan (only Lauryn goes to Fairmont High School), all aged 12 and 13, competed at the All Styles Karate SA Championships in Durban on 19 March 2016. These girls competed in the Team Event: Unison Kata Category for Age 14 - 17 year old Girls’.…
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Sebastian Bimray Gr 10

Published: 08 March 2016
Sebastian has been chosen to form part of a group which will visit Japan from 24 June to 3 July. Students were chosen based on merit and consistent, hard and dedicated work.  The aim of the visit is to strengthen the friendship between South Africa and Japan.  Students will visit numerous…
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Dylan Wright Gr 8

Published: 08 March 2016
On 26 February 2016, Dylan competed in the 2016 Grand Prix International from 26 – 28 February 2016. He broke the WP U13 Boys’ 1,500 meter freestyle record. Well done, Dylan!
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Lize van Rhyn Gr 9

Published: 08 March 2016
Lize has been selected to represent the Boland Under Water Hockey U19A Team. Boland will take part in the South Africa Junior National Tournament to be held in Durban from 10 – 12 March, and each player will play an integral part as member of the Boland squad. Congratulations, Lize!
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Indoor Hockey

Published: 08 March 2016
A special thank you from the Fairmont Hockey Family to the Matric Indoor Hockey players of 2016 who played their last Indoor match for Fairmont on Wednesday.  We appreciate all the time and effort that you have given to Indoor Hockey.  You have played a big part in strengthening indoor…
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Northern Zonals

Published: 08 March 2016
Congratulations to all our athletes who participated at the Northern Zone Championships this past weekend at Greenpoint Stadium.  The following athletes received medals: Name and Surname Age Group Medal Event Abigail Baard Under 15 Bronze Long Jump Maya Van Zyl Under 15 Gold High Jump Pierre de Wit Under 15…
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Championship Gala Results

Published: 07 March 2016
U14 Victor Ludorum: Dylan Wright Victrix Ludorum: Hannah Olckers 2nd: Caleb Zeelie 2nd: Gemma Crous 3rd: Thinus Wolmarans 3rd: Robyn Brink U16 Victor Ludorum: Jason Holshausen Victrix Ludorum: Megan Lawson 2nd: Matthew Robson 2nd: Madison Hagan 3rd: Fouche van den Berg 3rd: Makayla Berghammer U19 Victor Ludorum: Dante de Frey…
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Newlands A-League Gala

Published: 26 February 2016
Our Boys’ and Girls’ swimming teams will be taking part in the Newlands A-League Gala on Wednesday, 2 March 2016. We would like to invite all our Monties to come and support our Fairmont swimmers.  The gala starts at 18h00 and finishes at 20h00. Last year we took a large…
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COUNSELLOR’S CORNER: ADHD Interest Group

Published: 10 February 2016
All are welcome (parents, grandparents, friends, teachers, counsellors and care-takers) to attend a talk on: “Parenting a Child with ADHD” by Dr Adri van der Walt Dr Adri van der Walt is an experienced and respected neuro-paediatrician in private practice in the northern suburbs.  She has been involved in managing…
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Celine Lucas (Gr 9)

Published: 10 February 2016
Celine attended the Protea Majorette Trials on Sunday, 24th January 2016 and has been selected to the SA National Majorette Team 2016. The team will be competing at the Majorette Sport World Federation Championships during September 2016, in Croatia. Well done, Celine!
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Dylan Wright (Gr 8)

Published: 10 February 2016
Dylan took part in the WP Open Water Championships held over the weekend, 30 - 31 January, in Grabouw. He came 1st in both his events: 3km and 1km swims in the 12 - 13 year age group. Dylan was placed 4th overall in the 3km swim, and 2nd in…
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Qaylah McCabe (Gr 9)

Published: 10 February 2016
Qaylah has made history by being the first Junior to achieve her Novice Colours in the South African Dance Federation Competitive Pro-Am dancing competition. Her many hours of practice and dedication have earned Qaylah her SA Colours. Keep up the good work, Qaylah!
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