Please view the links below to find a response from the Head of School, Ms Laura Bekker, with links to related articles, and a copy of her letter to the Sunday Tribune journalist to which she makes reference. Click here to view the Letter to Ms Shaikh Click here to view the Letter from Head… Read more
Epworth paddlers made their mark at the South African Canoe Marathon Championships at Camps Drift. Grade 10 pupils, Caitlin Mackenzie and Amy Peckett, earned spots on the national team in the U18 category. Only two spots in each age division were up for grabs. Caitlin came second in the K1 event and together with Amy,… Read more
Epworth’s Senior Marimba Band did themselves and the school proud at the 2017 International Marimba and Steelpan Festival at St Dominic’s School in Gauteng. In the competition, they achieved the following accolades in three different categories: 1st place Battle of the Bands (Open Small Ensemble) 2nd place In the Mix (High School Small Ensemble) 3rd… Read more
On 21 July, Epworth officially opened its new multi-purpose centre, which was completed earlier in the year. High School pupils, Grade 7 pupils, staff, parents and members of the Board and Trust attended this auspicious occasion. Honorary Life Trustee, Mr Lance Hackney, officially opened the new building and unveiled the plaque. This event was the… Read more
Epworth was top of the pile when the De Beers English Olympiad announced its top 20 winners for 2017 at an intimate function held at the Settlers Monument in Grahamstown during the National Schools’ Festival. Not only was Epworth Grade 11 pupil Shraya Moodley placed first, but Catherine Bloy and Jessica Freedman achieved 15th and… Read more
An inspiring and uplifting concert, Songs of the Rose, featured the Epworth High School Choir and Cantabile Choir with a number of Epworth instrumentalists, performing alongside Christopher Duigan, various Epworth staff and professional players. At the heart of the programme was a sacred cantata entitled Mother of God by Stephen Carletti. This eight-piece movement, which… Read more
Epworth once again proved their mettle on the cross-country front by winning both the junior and senior sections of the 2017 Midlands Cross-Country League. This will be Epworth’s fifth consecutive win in the senior league. Epworth also claimed victory in both the junior and senior relay races, which rounded off the cross-country season.
Please click here to view the Grade 8 2018 Scholarship recipients.
Grade 7 Prep School pupil Aphiwe Ndwandwe has been offered the Epworth Closed scholarship to Maritzburg College for his high school career. Maritzburg College rewards boys from specific primary schools who have a strong academic record and who have been actively involved in the co-curricular activities of the school. According to Maritzburg College Admissions… Read more
Epworth clinched their 28th KZN Inter-schools’ squash title by narrowly defeating St John’s DSG 3-2 in the final match. It came down to the wire when the two teams were two all in matches with the last match between Epworth’s Olivia Langford and Amy Karlsen tied at two all in games. Olivia produced some excellent… Read more