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Join us for our 2019 Flower Show

Friday 22nd February 14:30-18:00 and Saturday 23 February 08:30-12:30 Entrance Adults R10, Scholars R5. Refreshments will be on sale.

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Code of Conduct 2019

To download the document, please click on the heading “Code of Conduct 2019″ on the home page Menu and once […]

 
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Allan Gray Scholarship for Ntsakisi

Congratulations to Ntsakisi Ntsekhe (class of 2018) who has been awarded a scholarship from the prestigious Allan Gray Orbis Foundation. […]

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100% pass rate for the 25th year in succession

Congratulations to our class of 2018. They continued the school’s legacy of excellence by attaining a 100% pass rate, the […]

Newsletter December 2018

December Newsletter 2018

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Public Speaking

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Public speaking is an extremely popular activity at Jeppe. During the first term each year, ten teams are entered into the Public Speaking Festival organised by The College of Speech and Drama. Each team is trained by a member of staff and the girls are able to learn the skills of communicating with an audience, working in a group and writing meaningful speeches.

In the second term, the Individual Best Speaker competition is held. A number of pupils participate in this competition. Pupils work independently and trophies are awarded to the best Junior, Senior and Impromptu speakers.

An Afrikaans Public Speaking competition was run for the first time in 2015. Girls took part in their grades and prepared speeches on given topics.

The following girls were recognised in 2018 for their contribution to public  speaking:

 

Full Colours (Re-Award): Ntsakisi Ntsehke

Full Colours (New): Cailin Fourie, Tiffany Harzon, Hlakaniphile Mngomuzulu, Carmen Parker

Half Colours (New): Sherry Jiang, Alexia Wilton, Kirsten Dickinson, Abigail Hartley, Jenna Searle

Merit: Tayla Shaw, Tasneem Bharoochi, Aisling de Lange, Katherine Edwards, Kali-Anté Moodley

Team: Cailin Fourie, Tiffany Harzon, Sherry Jiang, Hlakaniphile Mngomuzulu, Ntsakisi Ntsekhe, Carmen Parker, Alexia Wilton