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Co-curricular


 

All girls are expected to participate in a minimum of one sport and
one non-sporting activity per year.


SPORT

  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Soccer
  • Squash
  • Tennis

The above are all played at a competitive level.

  • Rhythmics

Sports Achievements for 2015

Hockey:

  • 1st Team               3rd                Under 18A League
  • 2nd Team              6th                Under 18A League
  • U16A                      3rd                Under 16A League
  • U16B                      2nd               Under 16B League
  • U16C                      6th                Under 16 B League

 

Netball:

  • 1st Team                 1st in their league
  • 2nd Team                1st in their league
  • 3rd Team                 2nd in their league
  • 4th Team                 3rd in their league

Northern Cape representation:

  • U18    Thato Mgoboli
  • U17    Pontsho Ngakaditsile

 

Soccer:

Runner-up in East London Schools’ Tournament.  D Molatlhwe and M Kenosi were selected for the All Stars Team at this Tournament.

Northern Cape representation:

  • Diana Molatlhwe and
  • Mma-Elisa Kenosi

 

Squash:

Jennifer Preece

  • U16 ranked No 1 in South Africa
  • Represented South Africa in Malaysia and Hong Kong
  • Currently ranked No 5 in U23 age group for men and women in South Africa

 

Biathlon:

Carina Brand  received Northern Cape colours for Biathlon


CULTURAL

  • Arts Festival: 1 A+++, 7 A++, 10 A+
  • Chess
  • Choir
  • Debating
  • Drama
  • Interact (a service club under the auspices of Rotary)
  • Music
  • Orchestra
  • Poetry
  • Public Speaking
  • School Newspaper
  • Student Christian Association
  • Wildlife

MUSIC

The Music Department has grown from strength to strength. Music is offered as a subject and is very popular. Instruments taken at Girls’ High are:-

  • cello
  • clarinet
  • percussion
  • piano
  • saxophone
  • trumpet
  • violin

Singing lessons are also offered. 

A music evening is presented by the music learners of the school on an annual basis.


DRAMA

Our productions have included:-

  • Cinderella
  • The Sound of Music
  • Grease
  • Chicago
  • Back to the Eighties
  • Macbeth
  • Alice in Wonderland
  • Jerry’s Girls
  • The Crucible
  • Shout!
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Nostalgia
  • An Evening with Bond - a celebration of 50 years of James Bond movies
  • The Golden Years

INDIVIDUAL COMPETITIONS

  • Best Speakers (Junior and Senior)
  • General Knowledge Quiz
  • Olympiads
  • Science Expo
  • Art competitions
  • Tweetaaligheids eksamen

An Achiever Badge is awarded on a weekly basis to any girl who has excelled in a specific area.

  • English Olympiad – 7 Silver awards
  • Afrikaans Olympiad – 9 girls amongst Top 20 in Northern Cape Province; one in Top 100 national

2014 Expo for Young Scientists

  • 3 projects selected for National Expo where all three obtained Gold. One project won ‘Power Africa’ Prize.

INTER-HOUSE

All Kimberley Girls’ High School girls are divided into houses:

  • Alpha
  • Beta
  • Gamma
  • Delta

Competitions are held in the following areas:

Sport
  • Athletics
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Soccer
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Cultural

  • Choir
  • Debating
  • Drama
  • Quiz

Academic

House marks are awarded at the end of each term to girls who achieve the following aggregates:-

over 90%

8

80%

5

70%

3

60%

1

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