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28
MAY
2015

Litres for Education – Driving Education One Litre at a time

        Litres for education is an educational trust which was formed to enable people to reward a selected school through their monthly fuel spend. Open Air School is proud to support this fundraising initiative! Parents are encouraged to please put up a Litres fo
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25
MAY
2015

Ex Open Air Learner turned Springbok Player pays OAS a visit – 2015

A special thanks to our special guest, Melville Suter, an ex Open Air School learner, who graced us with his presence and encouraging speech on the 25th of May 2015. Mr. Suter is in fact Open Air’s very first South African Springbok Rugby player. Against all odds he excelled and
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25
MAY
2015

OASIS Choir – Best Choir in the special needs category in KZN – 2015

Congratulations to the Open Air School Choir for winning the Provincial Choir Competition for Special Needs Schools which was held at The Durban Playhouse on the 24th of May 2015. We competed against schools from all around KZN and provided a sterling performance. The OASIS Choir team
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21
MAY
2015

OASIS Choir does it again! – 2015

Congratulations to the Open Air School Choir who won the Choir Competition for Schools with Special Needs in the Umlazi District. The event was held at the Open Air School Hall on the 19th of May 2015 where we competed against 8 other schools. We now will advance to the Provincial tou
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21
MAY
2015

Grade 8 Speech Forum Winners – 2015

The Grade 8 Annual Speech Forum Discussion was held at The St Henry’s Marist College on 18 May 2015.Ten teams from around Durban came together to engage in a discussion on the topic of ‘Communication’. The Open Air School team comprised of Nicole Padayachee (chairperson), Amy Wright,
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21
MAY
2015

Rising Stars – Nosipho Mbatha – 2015

Open Air School learner Nosipho Mbatha and Douglas Hendrikz, who row for Durban Rowing Club, recently took part in the South African national Rowing Championships and won a silver medal, despite beginning their rowing partnership quite recently. They managed a time of 4 minutes and 56
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21
MAY
2015

Rising Stars – Wheelchair Basketball – 2015

Open Air school’s wheelchair basket ball girls, (from left to right) Bonisiwe Ngubane, Zenande Mabunti and Dudizile Mceleni competed in the KZN U23 women’s team at Nationals in Umlazi at the beginning of July. These girls were selected for the South African U23 Women’s team that will
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21
MAY
2015

Rising Star – Smiso Mntungwa – 2015

Conratulations to Smiso Mntungwa who won Gold in the South African Championships for Judo.
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21
MAY
2015

Rising Star – Duduzile Mceleni – 2015

Congratulations to Duduzile Mceleni (17) who has been selected for the National Wheelchair Basketball womens side that will be participating in a National qualifier in Algeria in October 2015. If the South African team qualifies, they will participate in the Paralympics Games in Rio,
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20
MAY
2015

Foundation Phase “read aloud competition” – 2015

The Open Air School Foundation Phase recently held a “read aloud competition”. They started the 2 week competition with a Reading of Roald Dahl’s short story Esiotrot. The learners were then asked to read aloud with parents or alone, and to keep a record of how many
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