Pelham Senior Primary School
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PELHAM SENIOR PRIMARY SCHOOL is a unique blend of all that is South African. Situated in the midlands of KwaZulu-Natal, this senior primary school offers experiences and opportunities so that every child is able to realise his/her potential.
Pelham is 'n dubbelmedium skool. Ons handhaaf 'n uitstekende akademiese standaard en leerlinge word aangemoedig om ten volle te ontwikkel. Ons baseer persoonlike gedrag en groei op die vier B's: beheer, betrokkenheid, bedagsaamheid en beleefdheid.
As part of our endeavour to provide our pupils with an holistic education, Edufocus at Pelham was founded to ensure that the physical, academic, social, emotional and psychological aspects of each and every pupil’s development, were nurtured in the best possible way. Under the Edufocus banner fall the many "pastoral care" undertakings which operate within the school and offer support in a multitude of ways.
Inter-house Athletics and Cross Country
Congratulations to Melville for winning the Inter-House Athletics meeting, more than 50 points ahead of their nearest rival, Bromhead. Well done to Natasha Kafumbe who broke both the U11 Girl's High Jump record and the U11 Girl's 70m Hurdles record. Abigail Ngoshi took 0.3 seconds off the U13 Girl's 100m and a grade 4 pupil, Jocelyn Morgan added 1cm to the U10 Girl’s High Jump, breaking a record that had stood for 42 years! Bromhead won the Blackmore Trophy for team spirit.
The Pelham A & B chess teams took part in the inter-school chess tournament during the second term and performed very well, beating every school they played against.
Congratulations to Kelly Naude and Anke Roux who have both been awarded scholarships to Epworth. Kelly received a Sports Scholarship and Anke, an Academic Scholarship.
U10A Captain and Vice Captain: Ross Tocknell and Breydon Middleton.