Thursday, 14 September 2017
High standard orations: Kurt-Böhme-Speech Competition 2017
At the Kurt-Böhme Speech Competition, held on 23 September 2017, once again a diversity of discerning, imaginative, humorous speeches peppered with interesting arguments, were delivered. The audience and jury had the privilege of listening to excellent speeches. The participants, the top-orators of their respective school (DSSW, PSS and DHPS), faced...
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, 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...
Monday, 07 August 2017
Hollywood-Flair with Paparazzi and Glamour: DHPS-Candle Light Dinner
On Friday, 4 August 2017, the dining hall of the DHPS boarding school not only sparkled from paparazzi flashlight, but also from the glittering decoration and glamorous visitors, who lived up to the "Hollywood"-motto of the event: In this year's candle light dinner, the visitors were the stars. In addition...
Friday, 04 August 2017
Guest concert by the Namibian National Symphony Orchestra for our learners
Children are best at this!A little witch, a dark cave, a simmering magic potion, then the flair of autumn weather and a roaring thunderstorm - imagination is unlimited, when children listen to music. “Children are the very, very best at this", Enrico Palascino, soloist of the Namibian Symphony Orchestra and...
Tuesday, 01 August 2017
"Serenade": School Concert on 08 August 2017
Dear Learners and Parents, Dear Music Enthusiasts and Friends of the DHPSthe Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS) presents„Serenade“ – A School Concerton Tuesday, 08th August 2017, at 6:00 PM at the DHPS-AuditoriumWe look forward to a colourful programm of classical and pop music – presented by the DHPS-Orchestra, choir, brass...
Monday, 31 July 2017
PAD - Advanced Training in Germany
Two of our teachers, Tahnee Horenburg and Gerchia Louw, will go on an extensive educational journey in October and November respectively: Following the invitation of the Pedagogical Exchange Service (Pädagogischer Austauschdienst, PAD), they will participate in an advanced training for German teachers worldwide. The main topics are teaching methods and...
Thursday, 27 July 2017
Keeping our fingers crossed for the DIAPs
For 54 learners of our German 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:Today, on Thursday 27th July 2017, was the start...