Newsletter – 04 June 2020

Dear Parents , Staff and Pupils Herewith please find important communication with regards to the school opening on Monday 8 June 2020. Waterberg Academy has made the necessary requests to the Head of Department Education in Limpopo Ms KO Dederen …

From the Headmaster’s Desk – 13 March 2020

Dear Waterberg Family Education – A wise investment When questioned about her first day at school, a somewhat indignant six-year-old replied: “They didn’t teach me much. I’ve got to go again tomorrow.” I am sure that children (as we did …

From the Headmaster’s Desk – 28 February

Dear Waterberg Family I came across an interesting article written by Marc Falconer in which he discusses the issues that face our schools. I found it to be very relevant to Waterberg Academy. The very earnest astrophysict Sir Arthur Eddington, …

From the Headmaster’s Desk – 14 February 2020

Dear Waterberg Family A man responds to a dinner table question intended to embarrass him as a teacher among some rich professionals: “Honestly, Dennis, what do you make?’ Dennis responds in anger: ‘I make children spell correctly; I make them …

From the Headmaster’s Desk – 31 January 2020

Dear Waterberg Family It is with anticipation and excitement that we welcome you to the beginning of the 2020 academic year. Waterberg Academy is alive and well. Pupils are buzzing around and eager to get this year off to a …