Education MEC and Morning Live - Day 1 Matric Exams

The MEC of Education, Mr Panyaza Lesufi and Desiree Chauke from Morning Live interviewed two of our Matriculants - Cameron Morgan and Zanele Kanya just before they started with their English Paper 1 final. Glenvista was chosen out of thousands of schools to have the MEC come and address all our matrics wishing them well for their examinations ahead.



Also present at the interview was Mr P. Maluleke (Chairperson of the Governing Body) Mrs Y. de Jongh (Headmistress) and Mr M. Malimagozha (District Johannesburg South)



Bid for Timeshare

Glenvista High School has three timeshare weeks for up for bidding:

  • Ballito Bay – Boulder Bay, Unit 14. Week 11 (Mid March). Sea view 6 sleeper unit, 2 bedroom, 1 Bathroom. Open plan lounge and kitchen. Unit is serviced daily.
  • Ballito Bay – Boulder Bay, Unit 28. Week 22 (Mid July). A sea view 8 sleeper unit, 3 bedroom, 2 Bathroom. Open plan lounge and kitchen, with balcony. Unit is serviced daily.
  • Umdloti – Perna Perna, Unit 33,Week 1 (New Year). Sea facing 6 sleeper, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom unit. It has an open plan lounge and kitchen, with balcony. Unit is serviced daily.

For more information visit:

We invite all parents to tender for the purchase of the above Timeshare units. Kindly submit your bid to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for atttention Vincent Manthata.

Closing bid date : 10 October 2014


Glenvista High wins 4th National Schools Moot Court Competition

Erik Prinz and Tulsipriya Bhana competed on Saturday at the Pretoria Magistrates Court. Erik and Tulsipriya competed against 52 schools and Glenvista was placed 1st. Erik Prinz was awarded Best Speaker. We are now through to the Nationals which will be taking place at the Constitutional Court from 9 to 12 October.



Athletics Prestige Medal Winners

Our athletes who came 1st and 2nd at the Inter-High Athletics meeting at Edenvale High competed at the Prestige meeting at Ruimsig. A total of 32 schools attended the meeting from the A to H leagues. The following Glenvista High learners received medals:

Skye Chetty - Gold Medals in U/14 100m, 200m and 400m
Paseka Fakude - Gold Medal in Open 100m
Jose Sibiya - Gold Medal in U/14 1500m
Charne Baptista - Silver Medals in U/15 100m and 200m
Relay Teams - Girls U/15, Boys U/16 and Boys Open
Testimony Obi - Bronze Medal in 800m snr girls
Jordan Ajibade - Bronze Medal 100m U/16

Skye Chetty was awarded the Best Junior Girl Sprinter Athlete for the day!


Jimmy Yuan - SA Mathematics Olympiad



Jimmy Yuan in Grade 10 received 2nd Runner Up for the South African Mathematics Olympiad. Jimmy competed against 16330 learners from 832 schools.

Soccer Boys undefeated against Mondeor

On Friday our boys played against Mondeor High School. It was a good match between the 1st team boys, with Glenvista eventually scoring the only goal. The U/14's drew 1-1 and the U/16 won 3-1.




Glenvista High Promoted to A League Athletics

Glenvista High competed against Edenvale, Mondeor and Trinity on Friday 29 August. Glenvista won the meeting convincingly despite our athletes running in very cold weather. We are so proud of our athletics team for being the first team in Glenvista history to be promoted to A league.

2014 Athletics Captains


Oral History Competition

Three learners from Grade 9 have reached the provincial level along with the educator Mr Govender. They will be competing against the other provinces on 12 - 14 September. The three learners are Nhlanhla Selahle, Musa Dube and Kiara Nyanhongo.


Grade 9 EMS Olympiad

Glenvista competed in the EMS Olymiad at regional level and three learners are going to the district competition. They are Tshegofatjo Mabizela, Aaron Govender and Priyen Moodley


Events & Dates

20 & 21 October - Matric Finals (CAT and IT Practical)
21 October - Parents Evening (Appointments will be made with parents)
21 October - Prelim reports handed out to Matrics (17h00 - 19h00)
22 October - T3 Reports handed out to Learners
3 November - Gr 10 & 11 Final exams begin
11 November - AGM 19h00
12 November - Gr 8 & 9 Final exams begin
10 December - Schools close
14 January - Schools re-open for 2015


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