Retro Photoshoot – Take one!

On Friday 23rd February, the RETRO committee planned and hosted another successful photo shoot. So far, in 2018, we have all been  overwhelmed by the crisis of water. As a result of this, RETRO decided to focus on this issue …

Sports News and Results 1 March 2018

Winter Sport trial dates are as follows Girls can sign up from Monday 5 March. Sign-up lists will be posted on the notice boards outside the staffroom on Monday 5 March. Please visit our Instagram page to keep updated – …

Retro Society hosts a Khoesan delegation at RGHS

In order to raise awareness concerning the Western Cape’s first nation, the Khoesan’s claims for land, Retro invited an esteemed delegation of the Khoesan community, headed by His Excellency Paramount Chief Samuels, to address interested learners and staff. The second …

Sports News and Results 22 February 2018

Winter Sport TRIALS dates are as below Girls can sign up from Monday 5 March.Sign-up lists will be posted on the notice boards outside the staffroom on Monday 5 March. Please visit our Instagram page to keep updated – @RGHSSport. …

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 …

Sports News and Results 15 February 2018

We wish the U14A Water Polo Team all the best as they participate in the Dave Pitcairn Cup Tournament from Friday 16 – Sunday 18 February at Reddam House, Constantia. All support will be much appreciated. RGHS has a very …

Sports News and Results 8 February 2018

We wish the U16A Water Polo Team all the best as they depart for Port Elizabeth (Thu 8 Feb) to participate in the Alex Road Tournament. Congratulations to Hannah Schaefer (Grade 11) who has been selected to represent South Africa in …

2018 Inter-house Forum Discussion Competition

All the adjudicators agreed that the audiences were the most appreciative and involved we have had in years. In addition, there was a definite improvement in the overall quality and content of the discussions held at this year’s competition, especially …

Debating Update

Friendly Senior debate VS Sans Souci : Thursday 01 February 2018 The debating buzz is back! RGHS kicked off 2018 season with a friendly Senior Debate against Sans Souci. Kristina Semmelink, Aviella Abrahams and Shelby van der Watt opposed the …

Sports News and Results 1 February 2018

The 1st TERM SPORTS PROGRAMME 2018 is available here. (There have been some changes to the Touch Rugby days so please do take a look). We are pleased to point out that we have added a Social Touch Rugby session on …

Sports News and Results 25 January 2018

The 2018 Term 1 sports programme is available here. (There have been some changes so please do take a look). The fixtures for all Indoor Hockey matches, Tennis matches and Water Polo matches are also on the website. Due to …

Kaitlin Downie attends SANYO course in Johannesburg

Over the December holidays, Kaitlin Downie attended the South African National Youth Orchestra course in Johannesburg. Auditions took place in March 2017 across the country and she had to prepare a solo piece above grade 7 level and a study. …

Sports News 28 November 2017

SWIMMING On Wednesday, 22 November, 25 Rustenburg Swimmers were treated to a clinic presented by Olympic gold medalist, Cameron van der Burgh. Hannah Grace Elvidge (Gr 9) entered a competition run by Investec and had to submit a 300 word …

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 …

Music Results – November 2017

RESULTS OF PRACTICAL EXAMINATIONS – NOVEMBER 2017 DISTINCTION CANNON, Tenille – (TCL, saxophone, Grade 4) CATTERMOLE, Lara – (TCL, singing, Grade 4) DAMON, Kim-Joy – (TCL, piano, Grade 7) DANIELS, Carla – (TCL, drumkit, Grade 3) DE-BEGER, Emma – (TCL, …

Sports News and Results 2 November 2017

Most sport has ended for the year as examinations start on Monday 6 November. All Water Polo teams will continue to practise in the afternoons as usual and team players are expected to attend their practices. There will be no …

Sports News and Results 23 October 2017

The 4th TERM SPORTS PROGRAMME and the fixtures lists are available here. PARENTS Water Polo meeting – Our Head Coach, Devon Card, would like to address the parents of all our Water Polo girls to explain his vision for the …

Sports News and Results 9 October 2017

From 20-22 October our first Water Polo team will be competing in the Somerset College Stayers tournament at Somerset College. The RGHS players who have been included in the WP Schools Water Polo teams will attend their official capping ceremony …