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Lawhill Newsletter – Jan-March 2020

Dear Lawhill supporter/funder/bursary sponsor The early closure of schools across South Africa in March 2020 brought Term 1 to a sudden close – and what a term it was! Please do take a moment to read our latest newsletter – may the achievements and broad smiles of our students lift your spirits in these challenging […]

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CORONA VIRUS IMPACT ON OUR PROGRAMME – UPDATES

May 12, 2020. The latest communication with parents and sponsors is available here: https://mailchi.mp/c9ca82fd6f09/adjusting-the-sails-supporters-update-may-2020?e=b6975bbb08 April 21, 2020 Dear parents/guardians/sponsors of boarders residing at the STS Lawhill Maritime Centre Please note the following updates: WHATSAPP Groups established: 1. An LMC Parent Support WhatsApp group has been set up and Lawhill Management has been in contact with parents, informing them […]

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Back our Boat in the Great Optimist Race – 20 Oct 19

We are delighted and honoured to have been chosen by Abromowitz Sharp & Associates International Yacht Brokers (AS&A) as their beneficiary of funds raised in #TheGreatOptimistRace on Sunday 20 October!  The event forms part of the International Boat Show. You can back the ASA/STS Lawhill @littleoptimist boat and help us fundraise by donating/clicking on the link below: https://www.backabuddy.co.za/champion/project/asa-optimist-2019 […]

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Lawhill Quarterly Report/Newsletter – Jan – March 2019

Click on the link below for our Term 1 – 2019 news!  Highlights include our excellent Gr12 results for 2018,  the launch of a new Lawhill video (view it on our YouTube channel on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bbe6z0u_xUM), an update on the Marine Sciences pilot and our rowing, sailing and cycling programme news.  Please take a moment to read about these […]

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Marine Inspirations Turkey – Thabiso Rantsho Speech

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and so many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.- Mark Twain So true is this statement. Good evening all, my name […]

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