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Golf Day June Promo!

Book or sell 2 x 4-Balls for the Hillcrest High School Golf Day taking place on 12 July 2024 and get a free tee box site to promote your own business! Offer valid until 30 June and will only apply to 4-balls booked and paid for in full between 13 - 30 June 2024. Email marketing@hhs.co.za for more info!

 

Golf Day June Promo

13 June 2024
 

Have you booked your 4-Ball?

"A bad day of golf is 100 times better than a good day at work!" Golfer, Sami Valimaki.

Make sure you plan a day out of the office to join the Hillcrest High School Golf Day on 12 July!

Bring along some friends or clients, have a fun day on the beautiful Kloof Country Club golf course, and stand a chance to win some awesome prizes. 

HHS Golf Day

To find out more or to book, email Kim Blom - 𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗸𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴@𝗵𝗵𝘀.𝗰𝗼.𝘇𝗮.

11 June 2024
 

“THE LONG WALK TO FREEDOM” by Mnqobi Sithole

Our Grade 12 Class of 2024 recently visited the Nelson Mandela Capture Site in Howick. The article below, written by Mnqobi Sithole who matriculated last year, appears in the HHS Outlook 2023. 

There is one thing I hate about history, and it's the fact that it is... history – it's real, it happened. It is the fact that it's the true picture of our past and the adversities we dared to conquer. That makes it a part of who we are. We can't run away from our history as South Africans because it's no so far behind us at all. Our journey to liberation was long, brutal, and dark, but most importantly it was necessary – Madiba called it “the Long Walk to Freedom”, but ARE WE THERE YET?

Nelson Mandela is one of the most important figures in South African history and the Nelson Mandela Capture Site in Howick, KwaZuluNatal, is an important heritage site that commemorates his arrest in 1962, which was a vital moment in his life and in the struggle against apartheid. 

History learners from the Class of 2024

 

16 May 2024
 

Feedback from the Pitch – Cricket 1st Term Report back

First Team Cricket

This year’s First XI cricket has been led by Trent Woodrow, with Tai Munro and Gabriel Swift as his two deputies. In 50 over matches, played on Saturdays, our team is undefeated with notable victories over Kloof, Howick, and Thomas More! The last victory of the season being the most noteworthy as it was their highest successful run chase of the season.

The team this year is a very close-knit group with a strong contingent of Matrics and Grade 10’s who’ve all made their debuts in the last 6 months, many of them eased into the team with exposure through the Tier 2 W100 tournament last year. The fruits of this have been evidenced in their ability to field well at the higher level.

Hillcrest High School 1st Team Cricketers - 2024

5 April 2024
 

Mrs Knight Appointed as Principal at Hillcrest High School

Mrs Knight appointed as Principal

Hillcrest High School is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Denise Knight as Principal of the school. Knight, who has taught at the school for 26 years, was appointed as Acting Principal in March 2022, on the retirement of then Principal, Mr Craig Girvin. Her appointment was officially announced by Dr JK Zulu, Circuit Manager, Department of Basic Education on 4 March 2024.  

6 March 2024
 

Vacancy - Mathematics/Maths Literacy Teacher

Hillcrest High School has a post available for a committed and enthusiastic, MATHEMATICS/MATHS LIT TEACHER to teach Grades 8-12.
 
If you can tick the boxes on the Ad below and want to teach at a leading co-educational school in Hillcrest, send your CV to admin@hhs.co.za. Closing date and time: Thursday 29 February by 14h00. Please read the terms and conditions. 


 

21 February 2024
 

Open Day 2024 A Great Success

Our Hillcrest High School Open Day, hosted on 10 February 2024, was a resounding success. We had over 930 people booking for the event and hosted three tours slots, with HHS Management team members, educators and Student Leaders taking tour groups around the school campus. Prospective parents and learners had a taste of the many academic, sports and cultural opportunities available at HHS and enjoyed delicious snacks prepared and served by the consumer studies department staff and catering club learners. 

Open Day 2024Preparing eats

ServersSpeakers

 

14 February 2024
 

Wins from The Cricket Pitch

Hillcrest High’s Cricket teams have had a great start to the year. This past weekend, Saturday 3 February, saw Hillcrest High take on Kloof High School, with HHS teams winning across the board and the new Grade 8 learners in the U14A team showcasing their skills. The 1st team match was an amazingly close encounter, including some excellent bowling highlights from both teams.U14 A Cricket Team

 

8 February 2024
 

Grade 7 Open Day a resounding success!

We hosted an incredibly successful Grade 7 Open Day at Hillcrest High School on 7 February 2024. Over 320 learners from Hillcrest Primary School, Winston Park Primary School, and Forest View Primary spent the day experiencing some of the many academic, sports and cultural opportunities available at Hillcrest High School. 

Open Day for Feeder Schools

8 February 2024
 

Calling all Past Pupils & Rugby Fanatics!

Touch Rugby Fundraiser!

Enter a team in our Touch Rugby Fundraiser and stand a chance to win some fantastic prizes. Any rugby enthusiasts may enter - you don't need to be in school or be a past pupil from HHS. This promises to be a great day out for the whole family, with food trucks, a tuckshop and excellent coffee from The Steam Room. 

Come and support our Rugby XV Team to fundraise for their Tour to George in March 2024. 

Date: 17 February 2024

Venue: Hillcrest High School - Inanda Field

Time: Start 8am.

To enter, donate to the Tour or find out more - email Mr Roux - RouxL@hhs.co.za or Mr Steedman - SteedmanC@hhs.co.za

Touch Rugby Tour Fundraiser

5 February 2024