Thursday, 01 June 2017
Orchestra week 2017 is just around the corner
Instruments on your shoulders – here we come! On Sunday, 4 June 2017, 25 learners of the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule (DHPS) and their music teachers Ms Drobisch and Mr Gramann will again start their musical journey: The orchestra workshop of German schools abroad in Southern Africa, which will be held...
Tuesday, 30 May 2017
The May-holidays programme left footprints all over the kindergarten
“Our footprints are left wherever we've been. We leave our traces for all to be seen.”Our kindergarten groups dealt with the topic of footprints during the May-holidays:In their early childhood children use their feet, hands and fingers already to leave traces. For us the holidays were a great opportunity to...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017
May holiday-programme in Pre-school
Baking, snacking, sporting activities and cinema atmosphereAfter two relaxing weeks of holiday, we took off with this year's holiday programme at the pre-school. Many contented, happy children participated in numerous activities: For example, the pre-school was turned into a bakery and the wonderful, delicious aroma tempted the children to nibble....
Friday, 19 May 2017
New School Furniture for Smart Scholars
Nearly all DHPS classrooms have been equipped with brand new school furniture - which primarily comes to the benefit of our learners.“We attach importance to offering our learners the ideal learning environment in accordance with international educational standards", says our principal, Ms Eichholz. “Optimal equipment and learning environment facilitates full...
Tuesday, 09 May 2017
Opening Tournament - DHPS with new Judo mats
Finally - own judo mats! Especially the advanced judoka, who participate in the extramural activity since 2012 already, awaited the arrival of the mats with great anticipation. During recent years, we used self-made, slippery mats. Fingers and toes often painfully got stuck between them. The new competition area further provides...
Monday, 08 May 2017
DHPS & BAS complete first joint Basketball Camp
Our first joint Basketball Camp - by DHPS and the Basketball Artists School (BAS) Foundation that took place from 29 April until 1 May at our sports grounds and gym - was a huge success. 50 people including several junior coaches took part at the 3-day camp that included dribbling,...
Monday, 08 May 2017
In Shape for School: DHPS-Orientation Day 2017
On 26 April 2017, parents and children visited our grade 1 classes to gain an insight into the school day at the DHPS, get to know the school premises and to see what it really means to be a school child.First all visitors gathered at the amphitheatre of the Kreutzberger...
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Soap soccer at the boarding school
The first unforgettable event of the HSV 2017, the boarding school students representative council.The preparation started with a tarpaulin, Omo powder and donated farm water. The "Kaffeebar" sales brought in money and the music and the fun brought everybody together. The little ones showed how much fun it was playing...
Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Easter celebrations in our kindergarten
For our DHPS kindergarten kids (Under and over 3) there will be a great Easter picnic before the short holiday break.. We look forward to eat the delicious easter eggs and easter buns. Afterwards we will search for easter bunny´s tracks and hope that we will find some hidden easter...
Thursday, 06 April 2017
Basketballfestival: DHPS-Penguins in South Africa
A very special event awaited the DHPS basketball players. From 24 - 27 March, the U19 boys team travelled to the Mafikeng basketball festival in South Africa for the first time. The International School of South Africa had invited us to their annual event. A total of 10 teams from...