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High School

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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SAICE Regional Bridge Building competition

For years the Bridge Building competition at Harriston was a rather “one team show” with a tradition started by the Nouwens and Beuken brothers. We are delighted that this year many teams have passionately competed in this wonderful competition. Many skills are developed during the process, skills such as problem…

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Free State Athletics Championships

We are very proud of our pupils who qualified at the Eastern Free State Athletics Meetings in Bethlehem to go through to the Free State Athletics Meetings on 1 March 2019. The high school pupils who qualified are: Gift Tsupa (long jump) and Siyabonga Msibi (long jump).

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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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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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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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Leaders 2019

Harriston would like to congratulate the 2019 Leaders in their appointment Leaders 2019 (left to right) Head Boy Khanya Mlotha Head Girl Wilri Dissel Deputy Head Girl Mbali Tshabangu Deputy Head Girl Katherine Labuschagne Head of Falcons Zanele Tshabalala Head of Eagles Kamogelo Tayob Head of Sport Bianca Jardim

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Arbor Day

Harriston celebrated Arbor Day on 15 October 2018.  Learners were informed of the importance of trees during assembly.  Each class also planted a tree in order to emphasise the importance of this day.

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