SACSSA Regional Athletics competition

SACSSA Regional Athletics competition

A total of 17 Bushwillow learners participated in the SACSSA (Southern African Christian School’s Sports Association) Regional Athletics competition in Port Elizabeth. Learners took part in 60m, 80m, 100m, 600m, 1200m, long jump, javelin, shot put, cricket ball...
Doing Geology

Doing Geology

Prof. Harilaos Tsikos and his team from Rhodes Geology department presented fascinating rock samples for us to study and identify. We then went down to the Kariega River to study the rocks along the river bank and try work out what type of rocks they were and what...
Being Interviewed

Being Interviewed

Today we had some Dutch visitors joining our school: Lisa Koolhoven, storyteller and interviewer, told more about her life through being interviewed by our learners. Some of the questions she answered were ‘What is our favourite Xhosa word’ and ‘what is your favourite...
Making Seed bombs

Making Seed bombs

Today Rory Clark, a father of two of our learners joined us to learn the kids how to make seed bombs for our permaculture gardens. We had lots of funning rolling our hands in the mud!     Recent News SACSSA Regional Athletics competition 16th August 2018 Doing Geology...
Bushwillow Breakfast

Bushwillow Breakfast

On Sunday 15 April, we organised our first Bushwillow Breakfast, which was well attended. Together with our spring fair this event is one of our annual small fundraising events, where we invite parents, learners and the general public to have a relaxing social morning...
Family Working day

Family Working day

On Human Rights Day (21 March) we held our first family working day to further develop our playground. We had a lot of fun working together in weeding the garden, making a new sandpit, planting plants, developing new playground equipment and building a sensory path to...