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30
NOV
2016

Sports Awards

High School Prize Giving Paraplegic trophy: awarded to the learner who shows the best sportsmanship and progress in paraplegic sport – Siyanda Dube Neil de Villiers trophy: awarded to the most outstanding sportsman of the year – Simingaye Shabalala Wareing trophy: awarded
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30
NOV
2016

Primary School Prize Giving

The Primary School Prize giving was held on Tuesday 29 November 2016. Mr David Altshuler was our guest of Honour, and he took the opportunity to remind us all of the proud History Open Air School is built on. The Primary School did a sterling job of entertaining our guests and all Pri
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30
NOV
2016

Chess

The year 2016 will indeed be a very memorable one for Open Air School with regards to chess.  Since the reintroduction of chess at tournament level last year the learners have grown in leaps and bounds. Our heartfelt thanks to Mr Moodley, the principal, for supporting us in everything
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30
NOV
2016

Wheelchair basketball

We congratulate three learners who are no strangers on our sporting field for getting awarded full colours. Musawenkosi Dlamini (Grade 12), Siyanda Dube (Grade 12) and Simingaye Shabalala (Grade 11) were selected for the National u23 wheelchair basketball team. This is a superb achiev
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30
NOV
2016

Open Air Traverse Training Wall

  The Oasis Traverse Training Climbing wall is finally complete. We would like to extend a huge thank you to ASP Rope Access, who sponsored mats for safety, Top range Urethane Holds, and even Chalk bags and a year’s supply of chalk. Spiderman will have nothing on our Oasis team
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30
NOV
2016

Table tennis

The following learners represented KZN in the Para senior table tennis championships from the 2nd-5th October in Pretoria. We congratulate them on representing the province and getting awarded half colours. Musawenkosi Dlamini- Grade 12 Sthabile Mnyandu-Grade 12 Nelisiwe Sibiya- Grade
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30
NOV
2016

FOFA Project Unathi Mtolo

Unathi Mtolo, a Grade 11 pupil at Open Air School was selected to join the FOFA project this year at the University of Pretoria from the 19-23 rd of September. The University of Pretoria’s FOFA Communication Empowerment Programme focuses on empowering young people in South Africa who
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30
NOV
2016

Readathon 2016

The Grade one and two learners were treated to an educational nature walk at the Durban Botanical Gardens this term. They were awarded this excursion for winning the Readathon challenge. Well done to Vitthal Maharaj  who read for 330 minutes in the 3 weeks of the Readathon. Congratula
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30
NOV
2016

High School Prize Giving

We hosted our annual Senior Phase Prize Giving on Friday, 21 October. Congratulations to all our awardees. Particular mention of our major prize awardees: The Cedric Hilson Honour Prize which is awarded to the learner whose courageous effort in the face of physical difficulties was re
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