125 Founders’ Day Celebrations

Rustenburg celebrated our 125th year as a school with the Founders’ Day special assembly and lunch on Friday 15 March. We welcomed past pupils, young and old, to celebrate with us. Read the Founders’ Day Speech by author and journalist …

Sports News and Results 14 March 2019

Congratulations to all our Cape Town Cycle Tour riders for braving the wind on Sunday 10 March. What an awesome event and what a privilege to be able to participate! Well done to all our finishers. Thank you to all …

Earth Children raise consumerism awareness

To raise awareness of consumerism, the Earth Children Society hosted a movie evening and clothing swap on the 28th of February. The movie of the night, “Confessions of a Shopaholic”, shed light on the pervasive materialism that we face in …

MSA Fun Day

Jumping castles, face paint, soccer and bowling are just some of the exciting activities that were lined up for the visiting children at the MSA Fun Day. Fun Day is one of the most anticipated events of the Muslims Students’ …

Sports News and Results 6 March 2019

Good luck to all our girls and parents cycling the Cape Town Cycle Tour on Sunday 10 March. Have fun and STAY SAFE! Winter Sports Trials – see previous Sports Report Indoor Hockey League matches played against Springfield:  1st Team …

Inter-House Play Festival 2019

This year’s Inter-House Play Fetival held on 27 February was a much-anticipated event. The theme was “Back in Time” with plays based on childhood memories from One Direction to the days of Hannah Montana and Suite Life of Zack and …

Sports News and Results 28 February 2019

Good luck to our 1st and 2nd Touch Rugby Teams who are participating in the In-2-Touch Tournament on Friday 1 March. Good luck to our Junior and Senior Tennis players participating in the PGSGU Tournament at RGHS on Saturday 2 …

Grade 9 Market Day 2019

The Grade 9s had their Market Day on Monday 25 February. Every year, the Grade 9 group do a project as part of their EMS syllabus to improve their entrepreneurial skills and to learn more about running a business. It …

Interact Civvies Day 2019

The school corridors were filled with Disney magic on Friday 22 February. Students took on the Civvies Day theme with much creativity: there were Woodys from Toy Story, Minnie Mouses, Dalmatians, Pooh Bears, Kim Possibles, princesses and a plethora of …

Sports News and Results 18 February 2019

Good luck to our U19A Water Polo Team as they participate in the OLD PETRIANS tournament this weekend, 21-24 February in Johannesburg. Good luck to all players and coaches, Nicola Barrett and Ms Goble. We wish you a successful and …

Dialogue Day 2019

On Monday this week, Rustenburg Girls had our first Dialogue Day of 2019. Individual sessions were held in various classrooms and this time, whole classes from the same grade teamed up to discuss the theme of the day: Mental Health and …

IsiXhosa outing to Khayelitsha

On Wednesday 13 February, Rustenburg learners taking IsiXhosa First Additional Language across all grades went on an excursion to Lookout Hill in Khayelitsha. The girls were taken on an enriching tour that gave them insight into the history of Khayelitsha and how …

Retro Photo shoot

The RETRO Society hosted their annual photo shoot on the school premises on Friday 8 February. Girls came along with their friends, got their makeup done and walked around the campus in search for locations to be photographed. The event …

Sports News and Results 14 February 2019

Good luck to our U14A Water Polo Team and their coach, Devon card, as they participate in the Dave Pitcairn tournament this weekend, 15-17 February. The Tournament is hosted by Reddam Constantia and we encourage you to support this team …

Focus on self-love this Valentine’s Day

While we are being bombarded with pressures of being in a relationship and expressing romantic love on Valentine’s Day, it is important to take a step back and focus on the most important type of love – self-love. Self-love is …

Inter-House Gala 2019

The Inter-House Gala took place on Friday 1 February. Our five houses all dressed up according to their respective colours and themes and headed down to the pool early in the morning to cheer for the swimmers. All the swimmers …

Habitat for Humanity 25-hour Cyclathon

The Habitat for Humanity Cyclathon took place at the Waterfront on 25 and 26 January. It was organised by Rustenburg but was a collaborative effort between Rondebosch, SACS, Westerford, Springfield, Herschel and Bishops. The Habitat sub-committee and committee worked tirelessly …

Sports News and Results 7 February 2019

Congratulations to Ms Barrett-Theron who has been selected to represent South Africa as a member of the Senior Ladies Team at the FIT (Federation of International Touch) World Cup in Malaysia from 29 April to 4 May. What an incredible …

Bleby bags all three

It was definitely BLEBY’s day. Not only did they win the Swimming Gala but they also won both the Senior and Junior Forum discussion competitions. Only six points separated the Houses in the most tightly-contested Senior tournament in years. Zahraa …

Music pupils visit the City Hall

On Thursday 24 January our subject Music students went to the City Hall to watch the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra perform works by Jali, Poulenc and Rachmaninov. The girls especially enjoyed the Jussen brothers from Holland performing the Poulenc double …