Kultuur/Culture

Terugblik na Hoërskool Melkbosstrand se Winter Interskole teen Milnerton!

Die derde kwartaal by die skool word geken aan “geesweek” en Hoërskool Melkbosstrand het vir die eerste keer ons eie winter interskole aangebied. Die spelers het hulle harte uitgespeel terwyl die skare met trots gesing het. Tydens geesweek het die eerste spanne die onderwysers aangevat in ‘n ernstige wedstryd van skaak, netbal, hokkie en rugby. Die eerste spanne het ook…

Hollywood se Mnr. en Mej. Melkbosstrand van 2018

Purushan Chettiar en Gretchen Lategan was op 8 Mei 2018 as Mnr. en Mej. Melkbosstrand gekroon by die Hoërskool Melkbosstrand. Kiara Beuster, Mario Philander, Thazwon Februarie en Jamy Dampies is onderskeidelik as 1ste en 2de prinses en prins gekroon. Gretchen het tenspyte van haar metgesel se afwesigheid voortgegaan met die kompetisie, en dit loshande gewen. Praat van “girl power!” Die…

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…

‘n Besonderse Boekedag

Peter Pan, Alice in Wonderland, Harry Potter, Robin Hood… Beide boeke en sprokies se karakters is uitgebeeld op die 20ste April. Boekedag 2018 was ‘n kleurvolle geleentheid wat vir baie leerders ‘n kans gegee het om hul meer kreatiewe kant te wys. Een opgewonde kostuumdraer het vir my vertel dat sy mal oor Boekedae is, want sy het ‘n rak…

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…

Gaan groot of gaan huis toe! Melkies Trompoppies 2018

Die Trompoppies of Drummies (kort vir Drum Majorretes) is ‘n groep meisies wat met verskillende rekwisiete vertonings doen. Hierdie meisies maak amok as verteenwoordigers van Hoërskool Melkbosstrand! Klik hier om ‘n video-greep te kyk: https://web.facebook.com/MelkbosstrandHS/videos/1660808917338691/  Daar is baie rekwisiete wat ‘n mens kry; die Trompoppies gebruik noodsaaklik ‘n lang vlag, dubbel vlaggies, betons (‘n dun metaal stok), ‘maces’ (langer metaal stok)…

Amazing Rotary Interact Club projects 2018

This year, the Rotary Interact club of Melkbosstrand High are taking up more projects than ever before. The three main ones for Term 1, 2018 being a Femme Kit project, fundraising for Fallen Angels (FA) and a volunteer project at the Melkbosstrand Care Centre. Their main goal with these projects respectively is to raise awareness about each issue within 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…