DEC
11

Thank you from Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital

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As another year draws to a close, the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital would like to thank you all for an eventful 2017. Without your kindness, generosity and enthusiasm we could not have achieved what we have, thank you for your contribution to the success of our operational status through your on-going fundraising initiatives. On behalf of our ...
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DEC
11

IeBT Mathematics exam

Congratulations to Caryn Bishop, Julia Bishop and Sarah Buchanan who all achieved in the Top 1% of candidates who participated in the IeBT Mathematics exam run by the IEB. Well done girls! 
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DEC
08

Honours Blazer

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Yesterday's High School Final Assembly ended on high when an honours blazer was awarded to Mokgethi Mkalipe. Mokgethi already received her white blazer earlier this term, when it was announced that she has been elected head girl of Brescia House School for 2018. Yesterday, she was awarded full honours having achieved full colours in four discipline...
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DEC
07

Inter-House Music

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The Inter-House Music was a most spirited way to end off the year. The girls showcased their many talents from singing, to dancing, acting and playing a variety of musical instruments. Their talents were met with great applause, sheering and the customary sing-a-long. Well done to winners Brescia, with Laurus and Merici tied for second place. 
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DEC
07

Inter-House Quiz

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On Monday 4 th December, the high school girls participated in the annual inter-house quiz. With spirits high, they began the quiz with a spelling bee and ended off with the category of entertainment - everyone's favourite. Many laughs were shared while the girls put their minds together in the hopes of winning points for their houses. The quiz tes...
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DEC
04

GIBS Spirt of Youth Programme

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Sarah Buchanan, Laura da Silva and Zoë Kohler participated in the Gordon Institute of Business Science Spirit of Youth Programme. The course, which ran from February to October, included 150 grade 11 learners from around Gauteng. We thoroughly enjoyed this leadership programme, which helped us see the South Africa, Africa and the world from a diffe...
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DEC
04

Ballet

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Gugu Tshabalala achieved a Distinction, aggregating 94%, for her Intermediate Foundation ballet exams. She was the winner in the Gauteng Region for her level. She was honoured at the Gauteng Cecchetti Society's Annual Performance Awards on 12 November, where she performed a solo and received a trophy.  Well done Gugu.
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DEC
01

Inter-House Tennis

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Inter-house tennis took place on Thursday 30 th November (after having been rained out in the 1 st term). It was an exciting morning of friendly competition, with the supporters dressed up to a Christmas theme. Caroline Muller of Laurus won "Best Dressed". Merici won the junior section and Laurus the senior section. The final points were: Brescia 3...
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NOV
29

Grade 9 End-of-Phase Brunch

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Today the grade 9 girls enjoyed an End-of-Phase Brunch as they prepare to enter their senior years of high school. The grade 7s were hostesses for the morning and it was a beautiful celebration to mark the end of this phase of their schooling.
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NOV
27

Dance:

Esha Parbhoo participated in the South African Open Dance Championships this weekend in Pretoria. She was placed first in Ballroom and first and second in Latin. She goes on to participate in the Eastern American Dance championships in Boston and the New York Dance Festival in February 2018. Well done Esha!
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NOV
27

​Karate

Tara Pillay received her junior black belt in karate on Saturday. Well done Tara!
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NOV
20

Riding 94.7 for CHOC

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Brescia House School Alumnae Caitlin Sugden poses with her mum, Anne Pininski, after she completed the 94.7 cycle race of 2017, riding for CHOC. Well done Caitlin, we are all very proud of you.
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NOV
15

Acrobatic sport accolades for Jordan

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Congratulations to Jordan Mortimer who recently received most outstanding senior awards in various categories at her dance studio. It has been a busy and successful year for Jordan who received her Gauteng colours for acrobatic sport in April. A month later, Jordan received her South African National Colours for acrobatic sport. Jordan will be part...
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NOV
13

Leaders for 2018

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We are delighted to announce that Mokgethi Mkalipe (centre) has been appointed Head Girl of Brescia House School for 2018. Nompumelelo Tshabalala and Courtney Arthur were appointed Deputy Head Girls. We extend our warmest congratulations and wish them a wonderful year ahead.  
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NOV
10

Letter of thanks from CHOC Childhood Cancer Foundation SA

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 Thank you letter from CHOC Childhood Cancer Foundation SA for the generous donation of Christmas gifts.   Download PDF File Here
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NOV
09

Brescia amongst top Mathematics schools

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This morning we welcomed MrTembela Mkuyana from the University of Pretoria. Mr Mkuyana presented Mrs Nott and Mrs Raeburn with a Certificate of Excellence in Mathematics. Brescia House School obtained a position amongst the top 30 performing schools in Mathematics during the 2016 Grade 12 final examination. Well done to our teachers and our girls o...
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NOV
08

An early Christmas gift

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The grade 9 pupils all made their own uniquely decorated Christmas boxes as part of their Consumer Studies lessons this term. The boxes have been filled with a range of gifts and treats and have all been donated to CHOC to hand out to children with cancer who are receiving treatment or are in hospital across Christmas time. ​
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NOV
03

Sums in the Sun

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​The grade 7 girls practiced Sums in the Sun today as they played Maths Tag Relays outside on the field.
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OCT
30

Equestrian

The following Brescia House School riders recently rode for Gauteng in nationals with some excellent results achieved. Well done girls on a successful riding year and for representing your school and Gauteng with commitment and pride. The riding year is always a long one with 4 qualifiers, then regionals and nationals for those who are selected. At...
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OCT
30

Tennis

Taegan Hillary, Taweni Nkosi, Jenna Smithyman and Stephanie Merchak represented our school at the junior inter-high tennis tournament held over the weekend and did us proud by coming 11 th out of 26 schools. Well done girls.  
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Addresses

Postal Address
PO Box 67019, Bryanston 2021
South Africa

Main Entrance
14 Sloane Street, Bryanston

Pytchley Carpark
7 Pytchley Road, Bryanston

Grade R Carpark
7 Pytchley Road, Bryanston

Coordinates: -26.045496, 28.015609

School Switchboard:
+27 (0)11 706 7404

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