On 4 October, Epworth School opened a new Performing Arts Centre, which is a substantial investment in the school’s continued growth of the Performing Arts – music, dance and drama – and their role in connecting with the broader community. A festival-style event, Fusion: Under African Skies, which showcased the centre’s performance spaces and the… Read more
Epworth upheld their excellent cross-country record by winning the 2019 Junior Midlands Cross-Country League for the fourth consecutive year and coming second in the senior division. Eight Epworth girls came in the top 10 in the respective divisions (five juniors and three seniors).
Epworth congratulates the following Grade 7 prep school pupils who received scholarships to attend Epworth in Grade 8, 2020: Academic Scholarship Amy Trevor-Roberts Hillcrest Curro Rebecca Tutt Pelham… Read more
Epworth’s LiveArt Dance Company wowed audiences at the 20th Funk dance spectacle at the Hexagon Theatre. Dancers from 10 other local schools were also part of the programme which saw each school presenting a six-minute piece of dance choreography, integrating any type of musical or textual accompaniment. A major highlight of the programme was a… Read more
Epworth canoeists, Caitlin Mackenzie and Cayleigh Shaw have been selected to represent South Africa at the 2019 ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Sprint World Championships in Romania from 1-4 August. Megan Hatch and Tayla von Benecke (pictured below) have been selected for the South African Ladies U19 Polocrosse team that will play against an international… Read more
Epworth celebrates a Platinum 1 Decade award from Eco-Schools for its commitment and dedication to creating a more sustainable planet. One of the two oldest Eco-Schools in South Africa, Epworth has received an award every year for the past 16 years. KZN Eco-School’s project manager, Nomfundo Ndlovu, congratulated Epworth on its achievement: “Through your sustained… Read more
Epworth successfully defended their 2018 central regional title in the SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Tournament, which was held at St John’s DSG. The Epworth team defeated the St John’s girls 1-0 in the last few seconds of the final match. They will take part in the Grand Finals of the challenge later in the… Read more
Epworth School hosted the third event in the 2019 aQuellé Mudman series on 3 March at Msinsi resort, Albert Falls Dam. This popular, multi-sport event provided the perfect day out for the entire family, catering for all ages and abilities. Undeterred by having to eliminate all water activities from the event, due to recent sightings… Read more
Epworth celebrated a number of successes when the 2019 Dusi Canoe Marathon came to an end at Blue Lagoon on Saturday. Current and past pupils, as well as staff members, featured prominently amongst the top paddlers. In the U18 girls’ competition, Epworth swept the podium with Amy Peckett, Cara Waud and Shannon-Ann Parker-Dennison coming first,… Read more
Epworth debaters Sunusha Moodley, Faye Crawford and Reabetswe Pekile participated in the South African Schools’ Debating Tournament during the December holidays. All three girls fared extremely well with Faye being ranked first overall junior speaker in South Africa. She was selected as a South African trialist for the coming season.