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Figure Skating

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Donatella Glatter competed in Australia last year and was awarded her green South African Figure Skating Association blazer at the national awards presentation this year. A green blazer is only given to skaters who have attained the required score (or more) to be eligible to skate and represent South Africa at an International Figure Skating Union ...
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Combined choir

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Our combined choirs treated the audience to a special evening last night, singing a number of songs they have worked on during the year. Thank you to our Intermediate Phase Choir, the Bel Canto Choir and the High School Choir girls who delighted parents with renditions of Boogie Woogie Choo Choo, Fields of Gold, Lift Up Your Voice and other favouri...
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Grade 10 Math

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​The grade 10 girls are busy discovering scale factor using popcorn and different 3D shapes. 
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House Plays

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Spirits were high during today's Inter House plays where there was certainly no shortage of talent. Congratulations to: Best directors: Laurus (Onthatile Mokgosi and Mthawelanga Agbiriogu) Best actress: Lauren McKenzie Best production: Merici (Georgina Berend and Genevieve Michael)
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Gymnastics

  Megann Horey recently competed in a regional gymnastics competition in Kempton Park. She came 1st on beam, vault and bar and placed 1st overall. As a result she has qualified to represent Central Gauteng in the Provincials. Congratulations Megann.
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Grade 12 outing to Maropeng

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The Grade 12 pupils went to Sterkfontein Caves and Maropeng on 1 August 2019. This outing is an integral part of their syllabus as it covers a large part of their evolution module they study. The tour is not only entertaining but has a huge educational part, as the pupils are taught parts of the module in the various sections of the Cradle of ...
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Sandwich Drive

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The High School girls were writing exams on Mandela Day so they did their 67 minutes this morning. It was a marathon sandwich making session with all sandwiches being donated to the Witkoppen community. Thank you to Albany for the many, many loaves of bread they donated, and thank you to the High School girls for donating the peanut butter, and esp...
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JUL
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High School Inter-House Winter Sport

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Inter-House Winter Sports took place in the High School today and it was a superb display of our girls' hockey, netball and soccer skills. Netball was won by Merici, Soccer by Brescia and Hockey by Laurus. The overall winning house was Merici, with Laurus and Brescia in joint second place. Thanks to all our teams for keeping spectators on the edge ...
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Robotics Olympiad

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Our Brescia House School Robotics team spent a wonderfully exciting morning at Steyn City over the weekend, participating in the Provincial Robotics Olympiad.  
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Scoobs Book Quiz

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The Scoobs High School Book Quiz took place last Friday evening at Scoobs in Montecasino. There were two schools competing against each other for a place in the quarter final; Brescia House School and Fourways High. We are delighted to announce that Brescia House School is through to the quarter final to be held at Scoobs on Friday 2...
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Polocrosse

Brescia House School would like to congratulate Fiona Lin on being chosen for the U14 South African Polocrosse team who will be travelling to compete in Zambia in August 2019. We wish Fiona all the best.
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Equestrian News

Congratulations to the following girls on being selected for the SANESA Regional Teams we are very proud of you. Name Discipline Level Team A/B Erin O'Dwyer Showjumping 2 A Erin O'Dwyer Showjumping 2 A Isabella Harvey Showjumping 6 A Isabella Harvey Showjumping 6 A Kristin Leeming Equitation 2 B Madison Marais Showjumping 2 B Madison Marais Equitat...
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Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital

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On Friday morning the High School Headgirls and Serviam Committee attended the opening of the new Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital Gift and Coffee shop. It was a very special event with our girls handing over a custom commissioned beaded artwork of the hospital logo to be hung in the shop. Mrs Iacovitti and Mrs Norman were very proud of the ...
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JUN
26

Sandwiches for Witkoppen

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The Grade 7 girls all smiles, making sandwiches for Witkoppen School.
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Out the Box Thinking

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Thinking 'Outside The Box', Building inside the box – the grade 8s have started constructing their cardboard stools this week! We cannot wait to see what exciting and innovative designs they come up with. All recycled cardboard, NO GLUE! What would you come up with? We will keep you posted ​
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Computer Applications Olympiad

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  Heather Wimberley represented Brescia House School In the final round of the Computer Applications Olympiad held in Cape Town last week. There were 5500 participants nationally and Heather was awarded third place. She received a framed certificate, bronze engraved medal as well as a cash prize for herself and for the school. Well done on thi...
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JUN
20

Equestrian

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On Saturday 15 June our Equestrian team participated in the SANESA Equestrian Qualifier 4 event at Kyalami Equestrian Estate. The following girls represented Brescia in this event and we are extremely proud of our equestrian team on their wonderful performance: Victoria Lavelle, Tamsin de Castro, Olivia de Castro, Paige Walter, Madison Marais, Erin...
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Showing our support

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  On Thursday 13 June, the girls and staff from Brescia House School wore their South African supporter shirts to show their support of South Africa in the 2019 FIFA World Cup. The South African Women's football team, Banyana Banyana, has made our country proud by qualifying for the FIFA Women's Football World Cup, held in France from 7 June t...
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Irish Dancing

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An Irish Dancing Competition took place in the main hall at Brescia House School this past Saturday, the 1 st of June. The competition was hosted by the Duncan Studio of Celtic Dance. It was a successful event and Hannah Silcock did Brescia proud by winning the main trophies. Out of her five hard shoe and soft shoe dances, Hannah achieved...
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Grade 11 Geography

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 On Monday 3rd June, the Gr 11 Geography class got to explore the outdoor classroom. They took the cableway to the top of the Magaliesberg and then had a practical lesson on climatology (high pressure conditions), landscape development (formation and shape of the Magaliesberg) and settlement (patterns in relation to the dam).
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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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