Coding Workshop

A group of 14 girls and Mrs Cameron attended a coding workshop on Thursday 10 May.  It was hosted by CSG International and organised by Code for Cape Town.  The Introduction to Coding Workshop,  was the perfect opportunity for the Rustenburg …

UCT Open Day

The University of Cape Town (UCT) held an open day for all prospective students on the 21 April 2018 from 10:00 – 15:00. Numerous lectures were held throughout the upper campus to explain  the corresponding courses and encourage high school …

Vega Vibe 2018

On Saturday the 17th of March 2018, Lauren Gericke, Kate Birch and Jessica Rubidge represented Putter School at Vega Vibe 2018. Every year Vega Art and Business school host Vibe, a competition where teams of up to six learners are …

Afrikaans Department achieves excellent results

Grade 12 Afrikaans First Additional language learners at Rustenburg Girls’ High once again achieved excellent results in the 2017 NSC examination. At a Metro Central Teachers’ meeting last week, recognition was given to the Afrikaans Department and the learners for …

Tribute to Holocaust Survivor Ms Miriam Lichterman

Grade 11 History class makes History Amukele Ngubane’s opening address provided a background to this tribute on Wednesday 29 November 2017: “Ms Miriam Lichterman is a holocaust survivor who settled in Cape Town after World War Two. Prior to the outbreak …

Art Flash November 2017

A selection of Grade 12 Artwork at the Grade 12 Exhibition [envira-gallery slug=”art-flash-november-2017″]

Grade 10 and 11 History classes Heritage Day Assembly

“It’s our time: Respect not just tolerance should be our goal”   “Heritage Day encourages South Africans across the spectrum to celebrate and honour the diversity of their cultures, beliefs and traditions, in the wider context of a nation that …

Spine Road Accounting Olympiad

Four Grade 12 Rustenburg girls took part in the Spine Road Accounting Olympiad held at Spine Road High School in Mitchell’s Plain, on Saturday 12 August 2017.  This was the fourth year that the competition was held; the organisers aim …

Music Notes 30 June 2017

Dear Music Parents Here we are at the end of what has been an incredibly busy term, but also a term with several highlights. When I think back to all the new projects we embarked on this term such as …

Take a Girl-Child to Work Day

Thursday, May 25th was the annual Take a Girl-Child to Work Day and Minister Naledi Pandor invited three of our Grade 11 Science learners to join her. Justine Crook, Yusra Sablay and Georgia Smith started at Parliament where they witnessed …

SS Mendi Exhibition 2017

Members of the Grade 10 History class of 2007 will be pleased to know that their  2008 poster exhibition and assembly, which was held as part of the 90th anniversary of the sinking of the SS Mendi, was exhibited this …