The Elkanah House Penpals recently wrote and ‘posted’ their letters to their Sophakama Primary School Penpals: https://www.rogz.com/penpal-project-connects-kids/ Here are the photos of the Sophakama Primary School Penpals receiving their letters … Awesome connections being made!
It is with great appreciation that the ROGZ Academy has recently received a financial boost from Laurent Vandebroek, an exchange student from Switzerland and Grade 10 pupil at Elkanah House. On the 10th of May Laurent, fellow Grade 10 pupil Emily Raubenheimer and Mrs Liz Broad, their Grade Head, went to visit the students and […]
There has been a regular exchange of letters between Sophakama Primary School and Elkanah House for our PenPal Project. What an awesome way for these two communities to connect! Every year, Elkanah House Blouberg campus hosts some of the Sophakama Primary Grade 2s for a morning of fun and games. The friendships that arose from […]
A whopping 4 331 marshmallow eggs were collected by Elkanah House Senior Primary to be distributed to Sophakama Primary School. Looks like everyone had a good time participating in the distributing and the eating of them! Thanks to Elkanah parents and learners for their generosity and […]
Friendships were forged during the recent visit of Sophakama Grade 2s to Elkanah House (Blouberg)! The children got along so well that one of them asked for the chance to write to the friend they had made. And this week, our PENPAL PROJECT was born! Besides this being an opportunity to build relationships between the […]
Grade 2 learners at Sophakama Primary School recently had an annual visit to Elkanah House Blouberg campus. Learners were taken by bus to Blouberg, where each visitor was treated to ice cream, popcorn and sandwiches, as well as given a book to take home. Elkanah learners have been looking forward to this visit and were […]
We extend a special thank you to Elkanah House Senior Primary in Sunningdale … They made a HUGE donation of 2 800 chocolate marshmallow eggs to Sophakama Primary School this year! The excitement is clear to see and the photo say it all!
A group of 48 Grade 2 learners from Sophakama Primary School recently had a visit to the Grade 2 learners at Elkanah House Blouberg campus. The feedback from the Elkanah teachers and learners about the visit has been very heart-warming. Everyone loved the day and there was lots of playing and sharing. The Grade 2 […]
Elkanah House, one of our most passionate partners, organised an Easter egg collection among their learners, as a donation to the learners at Sophakama. Amazingly, they collected over 2 000 chocolate marshmallow eggs! The eggs were distributed to the learners and teachers at Sophakama and, of course, there’s no need to mention how many excited smiles […]
We were very thrilled to have been invited to a fun day at Elkanah, where 50 Sophakama Primary students spent the day, which started off by an English puppet show. Providing a good opportunity for the Xhosa learners to be exposed to English… The learners were very delighted and the expressions on their faces proved to have brought […]