Lawhill newsletter – May to August 2018

Here’s the link to our latest news – don’t miss it! LAWHILL – NL- May – Aug18 Highlights in this issue include: Appointment of new ME Educator Focus on Entrepreneurship Meeting the Queen Work Experience initiative Visits and forthcoming events!  

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Lawhill Newsletter – Feb – April18

Another day, another learning opportunity – please download our latest newsletter on the link below to read all our latest news and achievements, which includes celebrating the news of our first female Master Mariner! LAWHILLNL- Feb-April18 ps: if you missed the January 2018 newsletter, please download it on the link below. We are sure you agree […]

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Meet our first female Master Mariner!

Twenty seven year-old Nicole Gouvias has become the first female alumnus of the Simon’s Town School’s Lawhill Maritime Centre to obtain her internationally-recognised Master’s Certificate of Competency (Unlimited), the qualification which permits her to command a ship of any size. Nicole – who dreamt of being a ship’s captain from a young age – is […]

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Tribute to Mr Peter Newall

Port Pourri, a newspaper column by Lawhill’s maritime educator and maritime journalist, Brian Ingpen, appears in the Cape Times  every Wednesday. We republish, with Mr Ingpen’s kind permission, the column he wrote on Peter Newall, a much loved donor and friend of STS Lawhill Maritime Centre, who passed away in March 2018. “Back in 1990, […]

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Deadline for EoI forms for enrolment – 22 March 2018

Please note that parents wishing to enrol their current Grade 9 learners into the Lawhill Maritime programme for 2019 are required to submit an Expression of Interest form which can be found on the link below.  Deadline for submission is 22 March 2018. Pse note the requirements for qualification.  To read more, click on the link […]

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A ‘newsy’ start to a new academic year

Click on the PDF link below for our January newsletter which provides an update on the successful BBWP fundraising event held at the Royal Cape Yacht Club in December, our ride with a former Tour de France yellow jersey winner and past and current student ‘good news’! Lawhill Newsletter – Jan 2018 (Remember to visit the […]

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