Calendar & Timetables

2021 SCHOOL CALENDAR

Term 1

Open

Thursday 14th January

New Staff Induction

 

Friday 15th January

Stationery hand out

Open

Monday 18th January – Platooning timetable

All staff and Group B learners return

 

Tuesday 19th January – Platooning timetable

Group A learners return

Close

Friday 26th March

End of Term 1- Close normal time

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance (13th February) Tentative

Interhouse Athletics- 13th February

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance (13th March)

13th March –Parent Meeting all Grades

 

Total School Days

49 DAYS – 10 WEEKS - 2 Saturday= 51

Sunday 21st March (Human Rights Day) Monday 22nd March Public Holiday

Term 2

Open

Monday 19th April– Possible Platooning timetable

Teachers and Group A learners return

 

Tuesday 20th April – Possible Platooning timetable

Group B learners return

Close

Friday 25th June

End of Term 2- Close normal time

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance – T1 Reports Parents

Parents/Teacher’s Day-24th April

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance – Youth Celebration

Parents/Teacher’s Day-19thJune

 

Total School Days

48 DAYS – 10 WEEKS - 2 Saturdays=50

Public Holiday/Long Weekends

Monday 26th April (Public Holiday) Tuesday 27th April (Freedom Day) Saturday 1st May (Worker’s Day)

Wednesday 16th June (Youth Day)

Term 3- Tentative - If back to non-COVID-19 times

Open

Monday 19th July

Teachers and learners return

Close

Thursday 23rd September

11:00-end of Term 3

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance – T2 Reports Parents

Parents/Teacher’s Day-24thJuly

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance - All School Competition

All School Competition- 21st Aug

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance- Parents/Teacher’s Day

Parents/Teacher’s Day 18th Sept

 

Total School Days

47 DAYS – 10 WEEKS- 3 Saturdays = 50

Public Holiday/Long Weekends

Monday 09th August Women’s Day

Term 4

Open

Monday 11th October

Teachers and learners return

Close

Friday 3rd December – Learners end

11:00-end of Term 4

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance- T3 Reports Parents

Parents/Teacher's Day 16th October

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance - Graduation Day

Concert / 20th November

 

Compulsory Saturday Attendance- FP Prize Giving/IP Prize giving

27th November

 

Total School Days

40 DAYS – 8 WEEKS- 3 Saturdays = 43

 

TOTAL SCHOOL DAYS FOR 2021

194 days

Gauteng Department Education Calendar for 2021

Gauteng Department Education Calendar for 2021 - Total Number of School Days = 195 days

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

27 Jan – 31 Mar

45 Days (10 weeks)

13 April – 25 June

51 Days (11 weeks)

13 July – 23 Sep

52 Days (11 weeks)

05 October – 08 Dec

47 Days (11 weeks)

Platooning 2021

2021 PLATOONING TIMETABLE FOR TERM 1. Please note: Grade RR, R, 3, 6 and 7 attend EVERYDAY Grades 1 / 2 and 4/5 Platoon

TERM ONE Week 1 2021

 

TERM ONE Week 2 2021

TERM ONE Week 3 2021

TERM ONE Week 4 2021

Monday:

11th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Monday:

18th January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Monday:

25th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Monday

01st February

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Tuesday:

12th January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Tuesday:

19th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Tuesday:

26th January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Tuesday

02nd February

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Wednesday:

13th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Wednesday:

20th January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Wednesday:

27th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Wednesday

03rd February

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Thursday:

14th January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Thursday:

21st January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Thursday:

28th January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Thursday

04th February

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Friday:

15th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Friday:

22nd January

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Friday:

29th January

Group A

Grade RR and R

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 6

Grade 7

Friday

05th February

Group B

Grade RR and R

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

SCHOOL TIMES 2021

  • ​All pupils must be inside the gates by 7:35 each school day, but for safety’s sake, should not be at school before 07:00. The school day commences promptly at 07:40 for all pupils. Late-comers will be issued with Behaviour Debits/Demerits. Please note this will be closely monitored. All Latecomers will sit in the pick-up zone until the second period starts as they will not be allowed into class and disrupts others.
  • Grade RR AND R, pupils finish classes at 13:00 on: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. They will be allowed to stay in class until 13h35 until the Foundation Phase is released.
  • Grade 1, 2 and 3 pupils finish classes at 13:35 on: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.
  • In Grades 4 – 7, pupils will be dismissed at 14:15 Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
  • All Grades will finish school at 13:15 on Fridays. All children not collected by 13h30 on Fridays must report to KIDZ ZONE Aftercare.

PLEASE NOTE:  WEDNESDAY TIMES:

WEDNESDAY - EXTRA MURAL TIMES GRADE R-7

13:35-14:15

Follow same times as per phase (M/Tu/Th) timetable but for the FP the day is extended until 14h15 so they can take part in Cycle Tests, Extra Murals clubs , and societies.

Extra-mural’ literally means ‘beyond the walls’.  Extra-murals are key to a balanced curriculum, healthy lifestyles and an enhanced school experience. Wednesday times have been changed to INTEGRATE a structured Extra Mural programme whereby the entire school will be involved in some cultural club or sporting activity. The integrated extra-mural programme during school time aims to revitalise the school-day and curriculum as well. The purpose of the programme is to expand learning and recreational opportunities, provide our children with holistic support and expanded opportunities.

PICK-UP ZONE

  • Learners are given a 15-minute grace period at the end of the school day to wait for taxis and lifts home, at the Pick-Up Zone.
  • Any child still at the Pick-Up Zone after 15h00 will be taken to Aftercare. A Fee of R30.00 will be payable. You will be invoiced for this at the end of the month or you can pay the fine directly to the Aftercare supervisors. Please make the necessary arrangements with your Taxi Drivers.

The School Timetables are as follows: FOUNDATION Phase books, newsletters and collecting reply slips.

PERIOD

START

FINISH

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

 

GRADE   RR, R, 1, 2 and 3  

Grade RR and R   Home after period 7                       

GRADE 1, 2 and 3 Home after period 8                         

1

7:40

8:20

2

8:20

9:00

3

9:00

9:40

BREAK

9:40

10:00

4

10:00

10:40

5

10:40

11:20

6

11:20

12:00

BREAK

12:00

12:15

7

12:15

12:55

8

12:55

13:35

Collection  /  Home  / Kidz Zone Aftercare

PERIOD

START

FINISH

Monday-Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday

 

GRADE 4-7 

1

7:40

8:20

2

8:20

9:00

3

9:00

9:40

4

9:40

10:20

BREAK

10:20

10:40

5

10:40

11:20

6

11:20

12:00

7

12:00

12:40

BREAK

12:40

12:55

8

12:55

13:35

9

13:35

14:15

Collection  /  Home  / Kidz Zone Aftercare

PERIOD

START

FINISH

FRIDAY

GRADE RR-7

1

7:40

8:20

2

8:20

9:00

3

9:00

9:30

Whole School Assembly

4

9:30

10:10

 

BREAK

10:10

10:35

 

5

10:35

11:15

 

6

11:15

11:55

 

7

11:55

12:35

 

8

12:35

13:15

 

Collection  /  Home  / Kidz Zone Aftercare

  1. The bell rings at 07:40 and all Grade RR to 3 pupils line up outside the netball court.
  2. The bell rings at 07:40 and all Grade 4 to 7 pupils line up on the Netball Court..
  3. Teachers are personally responsible for the discipline of their own classes at line-up. Important notices will be made at morning line-up.
  4. All periods are 40 minutes long. Most subjects have been allocated double teaching periods (80 min) to obtain maximum teaching time and to allow sufficient time for tasks to be completed during the allocated period. This format limits movement from class to class. The extended times in the Foundation Phase was standardised to accommodate additional teaching time (focus on Maths and English) and to limit disruptions in that phase.
  5. All Staff Meetings are held on Mondays at 07:15 - 07:40.
  6. Phase/SMT/SDT extramural and Subject Meetings for staff are held according to the Term Plan.
  7. On the last day of each term the school closes at 11h00 for all pupils
  8. The first ten minutes of the day in the Intersen Phase is used for administrative work, e.g checking registers, homework books, newsletters and collecting reply slips.