Cannons hosts Winter Music Recital

Cannons hosts Winter Music Recital

An incredible well done to all Cannons Creek Independent Primary School musicians for performing at the school’s Winter Music Recital on 23 May 2024. A total of 36 items were performed across eight instruments (Violin, Voice, Piano, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Flute, Saxophone, and Drums) with several pupils playing two instruments. Well done especially to the pupils who performed for the…

Cannons pupils watch ‘Peter and the Wolf’

Cannons pupils watch ‘Peter and the Wolf’

The Foundation Phase visited the Artscape Theatre on 3 May to watch a performance of Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf. This musical story has captured the imagination of children for many centuries. Using memorable melodies, The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra introduced audience members to the instruments of the orchestra and taught them to recognize the…

Grade 4-6s return from Camp

Grade 4-6s return from Camp

The Grade 4 – 6s from Cannons Creek Indepedent School enjoyed a fantastic camp at Rocklands in Simonstown, last week. They did activities in mixed-grade groups and staff were impressed with the way in which pupils were able to intergrate and collaborate with others ofdifferent ages. Some highlights were archery, drumming, indoor soccer, learning about and holding snakes, a concert (which included much…

Schools as Sanctuaries: Fostering Safety & Growth in a Complex World

Schools as Sanctuaries: Fostering Safety & Growth in a Complex World

As parents, we strive to create a safe haven for our children, a place where they feel loved, supported, and protected. This extends beyond the physical walls of our homes and encompasses the environments we navigate throughout the day, including schools. In today’s increasingly complex world, where information is readily available at their fingertips, schools…