Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Keeping our fingers crossed for the NSSCs
For 33 learners of our NSSC branch at DHPS, things are getting serious. At the end of their 12 year school career, they have reached the finish line and have to show what they have learned and what they are made of:From Monday, 25th September 2017, they will be busy...
Monday, 18 September 2017
Poetry Slam "Word up!"
Icons and new talents open the Deutsche Wochen 2017To express your own thoughts, inspire the audience with spoken word art and conquer the stage with visible energy -this is in a nutshell what the "Word up!” poetry slam, which was held on 15 September 2017 at the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule...
Sunday, 17 September 2017
Speech competition 2017: DHPS learner Illka José Maria wins 1st prize
For the six learners who had the chance to participate in this year's Goethe Institute speech competition, 16 September was a special experience, since they had the opportunity to demonstrate the German language skills they acquired so far. Further there was the possibility to enhance their linguistic and regional knowledge...
Friday, 15 September 2017
Movement, crafts and enthusiastic children: DHPS-Holiday programme 2017
In the DHPS kindergarten, pre-school and Child and Youth Centre there was a varied offer during the August holidays:In the kindergarten, everything revolved around the topic of "movement”. There was no standstill - not even for the smallest children - with an activity offer ranging from egg-and-spoon races, paper-plate throwing...
Thursday, 14 September 2017
Kurt Böhme Speech Competition 2017
The Kurt-Böhme Speech Competition is held annually under the auspices of the „Arbeits- und Fördergemeinschaft der Deutschen Schulvereine in Namibia (AGDS)“. This year, the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS) is looking forward to host the competition.The participants’ eloquent, critical and entertaining speeches await the jury, comprising Daniel Stoeversandt (Head of...
Thursday, 14 September 2017
Astronomy project: Stargazing weekend
The stargazing weekend (Südsternfreunde-Treffen) from 23-25 June 2017 was a beautiful experience that my friends and I enjoyed greatly. It seemed to go by fast but I enjoyed every moment: From stargazing on Friday evening, to the lecture on Saturday morning, back to stargazing on Saturday evening again, I was...
Monday, 04 September 2017
Renovation of the DHPS gym hall in full progress
The days of our gym hall, as we knew it, are numbered. Since beginning of May 2017, the construction work is in full progress and the gym hall currently undergoes extensive renovations. Both, in the interior and the exterior areas, large-scale conversion measures are applied and presumably in the first...
Monday, 21 August 2017
“DHPS in motion": Colourful DHPS Bazaar 2017
Radiating children's eyes, a relaxed get-together, lots of fun for big and small and a day full of motion and entertainment in a great atmosphere: The DHPS bazaar 2017 on 18 August once again was a huge success. Whether it was at one of the diverse game stalls from can...
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
A taste of Silver for DHPS at the Khomas Regional Speech Competition
Both Kimberly Heita and Jennifer Uchezuba were awarded the second prize in the Khomas Region Inter-School Public Speaking Competition which took place on Wednesday, 28 June 2017, in Windhoek. During the competition, these two candidates, along with Lucia Drews (grade 9) and Emeka Nwagboso (Grade 12) participated against the...
Monday, 14 August 2017
Showing off talents: DHPS School Concert “Serenade”
On Tuesday, 8 August 2017 it was that time of the year again - our school concert!This year’s motto was “Serenade”, a cheerful evening recital - and this is exactly what numerous musical talents offered their visitors who occupied the auditorium to the last seat. All the musical ensembles of...