Author: Madeleine Da Silva

Saint Andrew’s, Bloemfontein, Valedictory Service

Saint Andrew’s said goodbye to the Matric class of 2017 at a Valedictory Service, which was held in the school’s Chapel, on Sunday, 15 October. An emotional occasion, it brought to an end a journey that for many boys had begun in the Little Saints Pre-Primary. After the service, the 2017 prefects handed over their ties to their successors. Here 2017 Head Boy Kyle Ramos (right) presents 2018 Head Boy Ethan Travers with the Head of School’s tie. (Ethan Travers and Kyle...

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Saint Andrew’s, Bloemfontein, Sports Awards 

The top sports’ achievers were honored at the annual Saint Andrew’s Sports Awards on 14 October in the school’s Clegg Centenary Hall. With Saints ranked among the top 10 schools  in the country in squash and hockey, and the number one team in the Free State in cricket, there were plenty of outstanding achievements to recognize. South African under-19 cricketer, Gerald Coetzee, received the Fred S Webber Trophy for the Best Sporting Achievement, while Calvin Flanegan, a top order batsman for the 1st cricket team and striker for the 1st hockey team, was the recipient of the Len Tuckett Sportsman...

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Saint Andrew’s, Bloemfontein, Speech Day

Saint Andrew’s hosted their annual Speech Day at the Doxa Deo Church on 13 October, with Uhuru Malebo, the Deputy Head Boy from 2006, serving as the guest speaker. At the event, Calvin Deutschmann, from the class of 1994, received the Fiat Lux Award, for outstanding service to the school, for his massive contribution to the squash programme at Saints. (Calvin Deutschmann, pictured with Headmaster Chris Thomas) In two decades at the helm, he has established Saint Andrew’s as one of the leading squash-playing schools in South Africa, producing numerous provincial and South African Schools’ players. He has also...

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Altus Aucamp van Grey College kry Protea-kleure in boogskiet

Robin Hood sou moontlik sy moses teëgekom het teen Altus Aucamp van Grey Kollege in Bloemfontein. Hierdie 16 jarige (gr.10) seun het pas teruggekom vanaf Argentinië, waar hy Suid-Afrika verteenwoordig het in boogskiet tydens die Wêreldkampioenskappe. Hy het 5de in die spanskiet geëindig, asook algeheel 17de in die individuele skiet. Om sy Protea-kleure te verwerf vanjaar en Suid-Afrika te verteenwordig in Argentinië, was beslis die hoogtepunt van sy lewe sover. Ander hoogtepunte vir 2017 is die feit dat Altus die nasionale kampioenskappe vir veldskiet, sowel as binneshuise skiet gewen het! Hy het ook twee nuwe binneshuise gebreek en drie...

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You don’t get paid for the hour. You get paid for The value you bring the hour. Jim Rohn

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