Akademie/Academics

Melkbosstrand se eie suksesstorie(verteller) met besonderse gedig: Die Mostertboom

Baie geluk aan Duné van Jaarsveld (11A1) wat die eerste prys in die poësie-afdeling vir skole van die Bloemfontein-skrywersvereniging se nasionale kompetisie gewen hetmet haar gedig: Die Mostertboom. Duné van Jaarsveld het vroeër vanjaar aan die jaarlikse Bloemfonteinse Skrywersvereniging deelgeneem en het uitstekende hoogtes behaal! Die gedig “Die Mostertboom” was een uit vele ander gedigte, maar hierdie spesifieke een was…

Ons praat met Sean van Loggerenberg – ‘n man op sy eie vlak

Sean is ‘n uitblinker in al drie afdelings: sport, akademie en kultuur. In sport het hy WP-kleure in skaak en hy neem in Desember vir die tiende keer aan die SAJCC (South African Junior Chess Championships) deel. Hy speel vir die o.18-seunshokkiespan alhoewel hy net 16 is. In akademie het hy al vier keer WP-kleure vir Wiskunde behaal en hy…

Hoërskool Melkbosstrand Graad 8 VLR vir 2018

Op 18 en 19 April 2018 was die verkiesing van die Graad 8 VL-lede in volle dreef. Hand palms papnat gesweet, die senuwees hardloop hoog en kandidate wag in angs om hulle twee minuut lang toespraak te maak oor hoekom hulle verkies moet word vir hierdie groot eer. Alle Graad 8-leerders en onderwysers is teenwoordig, enige glip van die tong…

A Hamlet experience at Artscape

On April 11th, 2018 Matric students from schools all over the Western Cape streamed into the Artscape theatre where a Hamlet production by Abrahamse Meyer Productions left an excellent impression. Although some students felt the need to take a little doze halfway through the lengthy three hour Shakespearean play, the commotion put up by the six lively actors who, without…

Melkies Top Learners for the first term of 2018

Our number one students from each grade have passed with flying colours! They are: Jaime Taylor (Grade 8 student), Marissa Fourie (Grade 9 student), Renske Strauss (Grade 10 student), Natalie Cheyne ( Grade 11 student) and Martine Hartung (Grade 12 student). These academic stars all have specific studying methods that help them to get to number one. This is the…

Matric Guide 101

Matrics of Melkobosstrand High, you have finally made it. This means that despite any doubt that you may have had you have survived nearly all your five years of high school. It may seem as if this year is only going to be filled with stress, all-nighters and lots and lots of coffee to keep you awake – to some…

How to survive grade eight; is it possible?

Everyone who has encountered the blindingly foreign concept that is the start of high school, will have either asked this question to themselves, peers or parents at least once in their fresh lifetime: “how do I survive grade eight?” I am here to assist you with the puppet strings that carry you to the finish line of what basically every…