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Grade 8 Excursion to PEPA

The Grade 8s had a wonderful two-and-a half-day excursion to PEPA at the former Botanical Gardens in Harrismith. The focus of the camp was to develop listening and communication skills and for learners to build trust relationships with their class friends. The history of the area was also elaborated on…

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Founders’ Day

We celebrated Harriston’s Founders’ Day and 22nd birthday on 1 March, with a musical assembly. Mr Oupa Tshabalala, Chairman of the Board of Governors, presented a number of staff members with Long Service Awards. We thank the mothers who helped us to decorate the school so beautifully and for baking…

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High School EFS Athletics

We congratulate the following high school athletes who will be representing Harriston at the Eastern Free State Athletics Meeting on Saturday, 9 February 2019  Siyabonga Msibi – long jump Hamed Khan-Sarang – 1500m Gift Tsupa – long jump De La Harpe du Preez – discus MJ Brits – long jump…

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Careers Expo

On Thursday and Friday, Harriston held its own annual Careers Expo. Twenty South African Universities and Tertiary Institutions were represented and  twelve schools from the greater Harrismith area visited our school to attend the Expo.  We would like to thank Mrs Oosthuisen and the High School Staff for the meticulous…

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Matric Excursion

The matrics undertook their annual excursion to Natal from 6 February to 8 February 2019. The trip started off with a game drive at pheZulu Safari Lodge after which we were treated to a Zulu experience of dances and cultural activities. The Crocodile and Reptile Park, afterwards, had some pupils…

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Grade 10 Journey

Monday, 4 February 2019, marked the beginning of the Grade 10 Journey.The Journey is a 5-day continuous journey of 100 km’s undertaken by the grade 10 learners. They cover the entire distance on foot, by bicycle and in canoes. The focus of the Journey is to allow boys and girls…

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Drakensberg Athletics

Pupils representing Harriston at the Primary School Drakensberg Athletics Meeting on Thursday, 7 February 2019 GIRLS U07 BOYS U07 Junior Kalala – 60m, 80m GIRLS U10 BOYS U10 Jessica Crawley – shot put Emmanuel Obiechefu – shot put Keke Motloung – shot put, 80m, 100m High jump, , long jump…

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Grade 1 2019

Harriston welcomed the Grade 1s for 2019.  There was great excitement amongst them as they started their first day of school.  Each one of them participated in the traditional ringing of the school bell.

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Matric Results 2018

We are delighted to announce the results of the matric examinations of 2018. We have once again achieved a 100% pass rate, for the 15th consecutive year! Six of the seven matrics who wrote this year achieved a degree pass. The group managed to garner 11 distinctions in total, which…

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Grade 7 Farewell

The Grade 6 class, with the help of Mrs Gattoo and Mrs Potgieter, hosted an entertaining function to celebrate the Grade 7 class’ end of Primary School. The pirate theme was embraced and also was reflected in the eats, decorations and the games that were played. The effort paid off…

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Sports Results

Harriston, under the guidance of Mrs Viljoen, hosted a very successful mini cricket tournament.  U7 Girls Harriston 2 vs. NHC Harrsmith lost Harriston 1 vs. TKS 3 lost U8 Girls Harriston 1 vs. NHC Harrismith 1 won Harriston 1 vs. HCA won Harriston 2 vs. NHC Harrismith 2 won Harriston…

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