Around The School News – Monday 13 September 2021
BELGRAVIA ART EXHIBITION
Belgravia High Schools Art Exhibition in East London showcases the best artwork in the whole of the East London region. It is a prestigious event where a panel of many judges award medals to works of the highest standards. Mrs Christine Maclean, well-known artist and Visual Arts teacher at Queenstown Girls’ High School, sent a number of entries to the exhibition and the following results were obtained :
DOUBLE GOLD MEDALS
Emmanuela Chandia, Mbalentle Mbovane
Afua Kodua, Jessica Fernandez, Ryan Kuscus (Queen’s)
Ayesha Mall (x2), Tyla-Mae Roux, Emihle Velebayi (x2), Ukwanda Kunene (Queen’s) (x2), Muneeba Khan, Tristin van der Merwe, Makie Mateka, Khiara Ruiters
These girls are congratulated on their fine efforts.
VIRTUAL : EASTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL DEBATING TOURNAMENT
The Queenstown Girls’ High School Debaters participated in the virtual Eastern Cape Provincial DebatingTournament.
The Senior Team : Justine Kaba, Esona Matiwane, Snayo Magwentshu and Unam Tsotso won 3 out of their 5 debates, while the Junior Team : Cecilia Gonzalez, Sandisile Mehlomakhulu and Siyalizwa Tabata won 1 out of their 4 debates.
Congratulations go to Justine Kaba and Unam Tsotso who was awarded Best Speaker Awards at the tournament.
QUEENSTOWN GIRLS’ HIGH SCHOOL PREFECTS 2022
Back : Sena Abofra, Amy Styles, Jenna van Jaarsveld, Hannah de Jongh, Ongeziwe Gxalaba
Front : Mr Theo Anaxagoras, Mbalentle Mjamba, Indwe Fuzani, Emily Roberts, Lilitha Gulwa, Siyasanga Long, Nikilitha Mdebuka, Mrs Shelly Goldschmidt
Absent : Liyema Mshumpela