Bushwillow
is a Reggio-Emilia inspired primary school.

We focus on the holistic development of children; nurturing curiosity, critical thinking, self-initiative, problem solving and creativity.

Located in a natural setting in Kenton-on-Sea, Eastern Cape, we offer a unique educational experience that is sensitive to each child’s learning style and needs and enables all children to flourish and reach their unique potential.

Bushwillow currently offers education for learners from pre-primary to Grade 7.  

SCHOOL EVENTS CALENDAR

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    1School holidays all day
2School holidays all day
3School holidays all day
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5School holidays all day
6School holidays all day
7School holidays all day
8School holidays all day
9School holidays all day
10Good Friday all day
School holidays all day
11School holidays all day
12School holidays all day
13Family Day all day
School holidays all day
14 15 16 17 18 19Science festival Makanda all day
20 21 22 23 24Art Module all day
25Teacher workshop all day
26
27Freedom Day all day
28 29 30      

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Bushwillow News

Ocean Theme

Ocean Theme

Our pre-school class is exploring the ocean this term. They drew the land and the ocean, designed their own boats and ships, built their class boat together out of card box and sailed around the world with it in one day! During this ocean adventure they explored many...

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Ubuntu – ‘I am because we are’

Ubuntu – ‘I am because we are’

In July 2019, we started the Ubuntu Skills Programme, providing sewing lessons to teachers, parents and women and men from our local community. A group of 10 people have enthusiastically started two-hour lessons twice a week and will continue till the end of the year....

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Kenton on Sea, Let’s live sustainably!

Kenton on Sea, Let’s live sustainably!

In the week 20-27 September millions of people took to the streets all over the world to call attention to the urgency of climate change. The children of Bushwillow School decided to join these people and try to raise awareness in our own town Kenton on Sea by...

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