Makhanda Science Festival

Makhanda Science Festival

On Sunday 10 March Class 2, 3 and 4 piled into cars and head off to the Makhanda Science Festival.  Both adults and children had a wonderful time exploring what was on offer.  Below are but a few pictures of our fun day out. Recent News KFC cricket match 14th Mar 2019...
Bushwillow turns 2

Bushwillow turns 2

To mark the occasion of our 2nd birthday, our children organized a Talent show for the Bushwillow community. It is always so inspiring to watch our kids in action as they emerge themselves into creating something special. It provides them with the opportunity to...
The Wild Olives going wild at Rock Bottom camp

The Wild Olives going wild at Rock Bottom camp

Both children and grown-ups had such good experiences on our camping trip to Assegaai in November last year that we all jumped at the opportunity to add the same weekend trip to our learning project about the Khoisan rock art. The hike to the sacred place with the...
Introducing our sports coach Moses

Introducing our sports coach Moses

A warm welcome to coach Lonwabo Moses Platyi! Moses was born in Port Alfred and an avid soccer player from a young age. He is passionate about teaching and coaching children in sports so 10 years ago he quit playing and his coaching career started. He was recently...
A Bushwillow Nature Walk

A Bushwillow Nature Walk

We were joined by Dutch volunteers on the 25th on January this year. Both children and teachers had a wonderful time. Ntsiki Anderson will be volunteering every Thursday for first term. She’s worked in play services and sharing her expertise with us here at...
Eco-brick building

Eco-brick building

After making eco-bricks during the course of the year it was time to make out first construction with them: a bench next to one of our classroom buildings. This turned out into a project full of mud and laughter! Very exciting to start seeing the fruits of all the...