Women’s Day Assembly 2019

The Grade 12 History class never fails to uplift, motivate and encourage the women in our school to challenge their surroundings and speak with loud and confident voices. The Women’s Day assembly on 5 August was an empowering way to …

Matric Dance 2019

Once upon a time… Thursday 8 August was the day many matrics had been waiting for: our Matric Dance. The gloomy weather vanished for the girls’ entrance. Girls arrived at the school to screaming crowds, a red carpet and the …

Sports News and Results 15 August 2019

We are so looking forward to your support this weekend! Friday 16 and Saturday 17 August 2019! RUSTENBURG vs RHENISH – Soccer, Hockey and Netball fixtures. Visit the rghssport Instagram account for all the final fixtures. #whoistherealrghs Please diarise the …

Afrikaans Spelathon 2019

After some hard work and more than six hundred words later, eight girls set off on 5 August to Wynberg Boys’ High School to represent Rustenburg in the Afrikaans Spelathon.  The girls were a bundle of nerves, but performed well against …

Sports News and Results 8 August 2019

Please diarise the following dates: 13 August: 1st Team Water Polo trials @ SACS 19:00-20:30 (Sign up in sports office) 15 August: 1st, 2nd, U16A, U16B Netball matches vs UK touring team @ RGHS, 15:30 start and post-match function 16 …

Sports News and Results 1 August 2019

Please diarise the following dates: PGSGU SQUASH – Friday 16 August @ WPCC RHENISH DERBY WEEKEND -16-17 August PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – Friday 23 August @ RGHS PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 24 August @ RGHS PGSGU …

Debating Update 31 July 2019

Both the Junior and Senior Rustenburg Debating teams performed well at the Western Cape Debating Championships held at UCT this past weekend (27-28 July). The Seniors, (Kristina Semmelink (captain), Kate Birch, Misbah Toefy, Shelby van der Watt and Jameelah Jardine), …

Sports News and Results 25 July 2019

Please diarise the following dates: PGSGU SQUASH – Friday 16 August @ WPCC PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – Friday 23 August @ RGHS PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 24 August @ RGHS PGSGU U14 & U16 HOCKEY – …

Sports News and Results 18 July 2019

The term ahead is busy with PGSGU tournaments. Please diarise the following dates: PGSGU SQUASH – Friday 16 August @ WPCC PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – Friday 23 August @ RGHS PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 24 August …

The Armed Man rehearsal

The Armed Man collab at the City Hall

Soon, Rustenburg, SACS and Rondebosch will be presenting the touching and famous Karl Jenkins piece, The Armed Man, at the City Hall on 23 and 24 July at 19:30. It will be a night celebrating inclusivity and peace. All those …

From the Directors of 12 Angry Jurors

It’s hot. This description applies to 12 Angry Jurors in many ways. Not only is the death penalty a controversial hot topic that elicits a range of emotive opinions, but the events of the plot unfurl on what is one of the …

Sports News and Results 11 July 2019

All Winter Sport continues as per the Term 2 timetable as we head into a very busy second-half of the Winter season. Registers for all Social and Team sport stays the same. Please continue to support us by informing the …

67 minutes for Mandela Day

67 minutes. 67 minutes is 0.0127% of our year. It is not a lot of time, but it means so much to those we impact through it. On Friday 14 June every class chose a unique way to give back …

World Challenge India

During the June-July holidays fifteen of my fellow students and I, accompanied by Ms Thompson and Ms Viljoen, embarked on one of the most incredible journeys of our lives. The world challenge group of 2019 travelled to Northern India from …

Water Polo tour to Serbia and Montenegro

A group of Grade 9 Rustenburg girls set off for Montenegro on 11 June on a trip-of-a-lifetime water polo tour. We spent five days in the beautiful seaside town of Budva where we had two two-hour practices a day with …

Eastern Cape Outreach Program 2019

On 16 June, thirteen Rustenburg girls set out to help bring some change to rural parts of the Eastern Cape. Accompanied by students from Rondebosch Boys’, Springfield, Herschel, Parel Vallei and Rhenish, we worked tirelessly for eight days at Tyali …

Jabulani Evening 2019

On 7 June 2019, the Jabulani Society hosted a cultural evening showcasing some of the up-and-coming talent of South Africa. They included artists such as Kila G, Twizza and Purgatory. There was also participation from other schools including Wynberg Boys’ …

Term 2 Inter-house events

On Monday 10 June, Rustenburg started the final week of term 2 on a high note by hosting the exciting annual Riff-off and Inter-house hockey and netball events.  The different houses spent the morning practising their chosen song which would …

Sports News and Results 14 June 2019

Inter-House Hockey and Netball The annual Inter-house Hockey and Netball Tournament took place on Monday 10 June. The event is always a colourful affair with teams dressing up in their house colours. It is a great event that enables players …