Learners benefit from educational tour

20 May 2019 | Education

Thirty-five grade 7 learners of Narraville Primary School (NPS) toured to South Africa recently. The learners visited various places of interest during the 16-day educational trip. After crossing the border they went on a sightseeing excursion to the Augrabies Falls National Park in Upington. They also visited the Cango Caves in Oudtshoorn, Rus en Vrede Waterfall, the Elephant Park in Knysna, Cango Wildlife Ranch (Oudtshoorn), a crocodile farm and the High Gate Ostrich Show Farm. They attended a Super Rugby match between the Stormers and the Bulls at Newlands Stadium in Cape Town, and visited Table Mountain, the National Aquarium and Robben Island. The learners also enjoyed some fun activities which included a visit to N1 City, the Coca-Cola factory, a chocolate factory and ice skating at Grand West Ice Rink. An educational tour offers various benefits. NPS introduced the tour in 2002 and the most recent excursion was the 17th of its kind over a 16- year time span. Learners are required to raise funds to cover the costs for the tour which usually takes place during the first term break. Photo contributed

Similar News

 

Career fair eases choice process

6 days ago - 18 August 2019 | Education

Karibib Private School hosted its first ever Career Fair on 10 July, with the aim of assisting learners in their search for a suitable career...

New main gate for De Duine

6 days ago - 18 August 2019 | Education

Walvis Bay • Otis Finck Donovan Paulse, former head boy and leader of the De Duine school board, said a project to enhance...

Pro-Ed vier Sandkasteeldag

6 days ago - 18 August 2019 | Education

Pro-Ed Akademie se ATKV Duine-tak het vir die tweede jaar Internasionale Sandkasteeldag gevier.Vanjaar is dit as deel van die skoolafsluiting gedoen. Mnr. Dentie Louw, 'n...

New leadership

1 week ago - 11 August 2019 | Education

Amber Coetzee, Amelia Brits, Ané Nel, Brandon-Lee Titus, Caleb-James Adams, Caleigh Jordaan, Cornè Engelbrecht, Dian Neethling, Divan van Vreden, Dominique Bouwer, Eli Engelbrecht, Ettienne Beukes,...

Karibib Private School hosts Love Drive

1 week ago - 11 August 2019 | Education

Learners of Karibib Private School started bringing tinned and dry foods to school at the start of the second trimester with the aim of donating...

Let’s talk about depression

1 week ago - 11 August 2019 | Education

Vendjizuva Kamatuka, Grade 12, Duinesig Combined School Depression is a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you...

Feeding scheme needs help

2 weeks ago - 04 August 2019 | Education

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw Kuisebmond Primary School in Walvis Bay is in dire need of food supplies to keep their feeding scheme...

Full steam ahead for Riverside Private School

2 weeks ago - 04 August 2019 | Education

Swakopmund • Leandrea Louw It’s an exciting year for Riverside Private School, formerly known as Swakopmund School of Excellence. According to the principal, Mr...

Whizz kids awarded

2 weeks ago - 04 August 2019 | Education

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw The regional science fair competition saw both primary and secondary schools from across Erongo competing against each other for...

Learners to benefit from mentoring

3 weeks ago - 28 July 2019 | Education

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw Anastascia de Klerk, the founder of the Walvis Bay Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) fair, launched its 'This is...

Latest News

Raak liries oor 'Suidwes'

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Die vyftiental Suid-Afrikaanse ­musikante wat die verhoog gaan deel by hierdie jaar se Hentiesfees, sluit onder andere die sangeres Jezelle, bekend vir haar liedjie “Suidwes”,...

Henties Bay is where /Honeb's...

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

There is much more to Henties Bay than it simply being known as fishing haven, holiday resort and a retirement village, says the mayor of...

Feesprogram

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Vrydag 23 Augustus 2019 09:00 Hekke open ...

TOURIST ATTRACTION

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Many fishing trawlers have sunk off the Henties Bay coast, but very few wrecks are still ­visible today because of the onslaught of the elements....

'Jive' saam met Jo

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Jo Nichol (38) is 'n man van vele talente. Hy tree nie net as musikant en seremoniemeester by vanjaar se Hentiesfees op nie, maar sorg...

Lus vir iets Anders?

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Wynand en Lindi Delport het aan die einde van 2007 in die huwelik getree en die jaar daarna saam begin musiek maak as die duo...

Vaughn vier saam Hentiesfees

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Die Namibiese sanger, kitaarspeler en liedjieskrywer Vaughn Ahrens is geen vreemdeling by die Hentiesfees nie. Vanjaar sluit twee nuwe gesigte by hom op die verhoog...

DIE GALG WAG

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Besoekers aan vanjaar se Hentiesfees wat nog nie 'n draai by Die Galg gemaak het nie, kan gerus gaan kyk. Die Galg is berug oor...

Mini-reünie op Hentiesbaai

5 days ago - 19 August 2019 | Supplements

Caroline Grace sal by vanjaar se Hentiesfees weer eens die verhoog met Fatman deel - nes hulle gemaak het in die finale ronde van The...

Load More