Rotary River Clean-up

On Sunday 5 August, the Earth Children joined several schools in the surrounding area in a river clean-up hosted by Bishops Interact and sponsored by Rotary. The morning was spent cleaning up the Liesbeek River and its banks. After the …

Sports News and Results 16 August 2018

Please diarise the following dates: PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – Friday 31 August @ RGHS (this is a new date)PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 1 September @ RGHSPGSGU U14 & U16 HOCKEY – Friday 7 September @ Wynberg …

Energy Drive Tour to SARETEC

This term, the Grade 11 Physical Sciences students were required to do a research project with one of the topic options being: “What is the best alternative energy source for South Africa?”. This made the tour, hosted by the South …

Women’s Day Assembly 2018

On 2 August 2018, the Grade 12 History girls of Rustenburg Girls’ High School  organised the annual Women’s Day assembly. The objective was to commemorate the powerful women who came before us and what they fought for. The assembly began …

Matric Dance Fashion Show

The matrics had waited anxiously for their dance for so long. They had planned, prepped, and anticipated the night to make sure it would be one to remember. Now that it’s over, they got to treat the school to a …

Sports News and Results 8 August 2018

Please diarise the following dates: PGSGU SQUASH – Date Change – Saturday 18 August @ WPCC PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – Friday 31 August @ RGHS (this is a new date) PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 1 September @ RGHS PGSGU U14 & U16 HOCKEY – …

Sports News and Results 2 August 2018

Please diarise the following dates: Friday 17 August: PGSGU SQUASH @ WPCCFriday 31 August: PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY @ RGHS (this is a new date)PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 1 September @ RGHSPGSGU U14 & U16 HOCKEY – …

Muslim Student Association Dinner

The Muslim Student Association Dinner took place on the 20th of June. Read more about the experience of a non-Muslim student who attended the celebration: “On the 20th of June, I attended the annual MSA dinner held in the Kemp …

Zero Waste Product Workshop

Last Saturday, the Earth Children took part in a Zero Waste Product Workshop, where they learned how to make environmentally friendly beauty products.  They made toothpaste, moisturiser, deodorant and lip balm with ingredients such as bicarbonate of soda, coconut oil, …

Sports News and Results 26 July 2018

The term ahead is a very busy one as we head into the PGSGU tournaments that round off each of the Winter Sports. Please diarise the following dates: PGSGU SQUASH – Friday 17 August @ WPCC PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – …

U18 Cape Town International Hockey Festival

The U18 Cape Town International Hockey Festival began on Wednesday 18 July and ran until Sunday 22 July. Matches against local and international teams took place at designated venues all over Cape Town. For the first time, there were two …

World Choir Games

From the 4th to the 8th July the Rustenburg Girls’ High School Chamber Choir competed in the 10th World Choir Games held for the first time in Pretoria, South Africa. This event flies by the banner ‘Various Voices, one Harmony’. …

Code4CT Course

Code4CT (Code for Cape Town) is perpetually trying to grow the female representation in the coding world by holding courses during the holidays and on weekends. The ability to code has become an integral skill to obtain. Four Rustenburg Girls’ …

Mandela Day 2018

Mandela Day, July 18th, is an annual international day honouring Nelson Mandela. By donating 67 minutes of our time – one for every year of Mandela’s public service – people can do good in the world and impact humanity positively. …

Sports News and Results 21 June 2018

School sport starts on Tuesday 17 July as per the Term 3 Winter Sports Time table.  Monday 18 June: Inter-House Netball and Hockey – This was unfortunately rained out  Thursday 21 June: Inter-House Cross Country: There was lots of fun and games during this 3km challenge.  Cambridge …

Youth Day 2018: RETRO hosts Rivonia trialist Dr. Denis Goldberg

Retro (History Society) hosted Rivonia trialist, Dr. Denis Goldberg, as the guest speaker for their annual Youth Day Assembly on 14 June.    Ruby Wilson’s (Retro member) introduction echoed the thoughts of the whole school and pre-empted some of the content of his speech: “Today I …

Sports News and Results 14 June 2018

There will be NO SPORT next week besides the dates to diarise.  Dates to diarise:  Monday 18 June: Inter-House Netball and Hockey – 13h30-15h30  Cross Country – practice of the Inter-House route for any interested girls – 15h30-16h15  Thursday 21 June: Inter-House Cross Country – 12h00-13h15 (all girls)  HOCKEY   RESULTS …

Sports news and results 7 June 2018

AFTER EXAMS SPORT: Sport will continue from Monday 11 June to Thursday 14 June, as per the normal Term 2 Sports Programme.  Dates to diarise:  Thursday 14 June: Netball matches vs Springfield @ home (all teams)  Friday 15 June: No school, however there are …

Sports News and Result 24 May 2018

All Sports practices will take place as per the revised Term 2 Sports Examination Timetable from Monday 21 May. Cross Country races, Hockey and Squash matches will continue throughout the exam weeks. Details will be sent via email. HOCKEY SPAR …