Highlights at The Foundation School include:
Outreach events for the senior citizens from four old age homes in our community. Children prepared eats, entertained and served the visitors.
Our children collected R1000 in a coin-laying project to donate to the Salvation Army Old Age Home.
Our sports teams played in netball and soccer matches against other schools in the area.
Regular successful and enjoyable inter-house athletics meeting.
We produced a successful school concert in celebration of Sparrow’s 20th year of existence, and we had a record attendance of parents, caregivers and family at this event.
Highlights at Sparrow Combined School and the Sparrow Combined FET College include:
Our choir was invited to Madiba’s birthday celebration, hosted by the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund and they sang for Madiba. They were invited again s in 2010 and 2011 and sang for Mama Graca. In 2010 they performed in Germany and Ireland and in 2011 in England.
Three of our learners received merits for entering an art competition, whilst one learner had his work exhibited and sold.
One of our learners received SA colours for Tae-Kwando.
A team of learners participated in Dragon boat racing.
46 learners on the Automative & Repair NQF level 2 certification were declared competent and participated in work experience.
A media centre was established and filled with donated books and educator