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From the Head Master’s Desk : 18 March 2016

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Mar 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk : 18 March 2016

We had our 150th Celebrations Rugby Day on Thursday and what a day it was! It began at 11h00 with the first match between Kloof High School and George Campbell and ended with our match against Kearsney College. All the tier 1 schools were here and I want to thank them for accepting our invitation. I do not know how many spectators we had, but...

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From the Head Master’s Desk : 10 March 2016

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Mar 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk : 10 March 2016

We are nearing the end of a very busy first term.  I have said it before, and I believe it still … a busy school is a good school. On top of our normal activities we also had 150th festivities and functions this term.  All of them went extremely well and I must add that our boys have once again shone at all of these...

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From the Head Master’s Desk : 3 March 2016

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Mar 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk : 3 March 2016

We are currently busy with the Standardised Test Programme and it seems to be going well. I have reminded the boys on numerous occasions that it is important to work from the first day of the year and not wait until the exams. I want parents to insist on this too. This weekend the last of the Cricket and Water polo matches are being played....

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From the Head Master’s Desk : 26 February 2016

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Mar 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk : 26 February 2016

We had a great deal of reaction to the letter our Chairman of the School Governing Body, Mr Winston Owen, wrote to the newspapers about DHS. We posted this letter on Facebook and have received over 58 000 views. It has also led to a number of Old Boys and Parents voicing their opinions. The majority of these comments were very positive but we also...

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From the Head Master’s Desk : 18 February 2016

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Mar 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk : 18 February 2016

Last week I attended a Breakfast hosted by the Gauteng branch of the Old Boys at the Wanderers Club in Johannesburg. More than a 100 Old Boys attended. Chris Seabrooke, the Chairman of the DHS Foundation Trust, Mike Fennell the CEO of the Foundation and I spoke at the Breakfast. The common theme throughout was the same. DHS is relevant in Durban and the country...

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From the Head Master’s Desk

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Feb 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk

It has been a very busy time for us this last two weeks. Because of our 150th Celebrations, we have been in the newspapers a number of times. The 150th assembly last week was a very special occasion. Like many others who attended, I felt very emotional throughout the programme. The speakers were all sincere and they all spoke from the heart. It was however...

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Jan 2016

From the Head Master’s Desk

I want to use this opportunity to welcome back all staff, learners and parents. I want to wish you well for 2016 and may all your dreams and aspirations come true this year. 2016 is a very important year for us. We are celebrating our 150th Birthday and I hope you all know by now that our slogan and theme for this year is “Honour...

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