Activities

Academic

Loreto has a proud tradition of academic excellence, achieving consistently outstanding results in Language and Mathematics.
Loreto children participate in external competitions such as the AMESA Mathematics Challenge and the SACEE Language Challenge. Internal competitions are run throughout the year to maintain the high academic standards.
A full time ELSEN teacher is employed to assist children who find certain aspects of the school work challenging. A Bookworm programme is run for learners in the Foundation phase who experience difficulties with reading.

Sport

A Sports’ Coach is employed to coach all the boys’ sport. Learners from Grade 1 to 7 participate. Loreto teams take part in Inter-Catholic Schools’ and inter-school league competitions.
Summer Sport: Athletics, Tennis, Cricket, Chess
Winter Sport: Netball, Soccer, Chess.

Cultural Activities

A full time Art and Culture educator is employed by the school. The school performs a concert every third year in which every child participates.

Other Activities

  • Junior and Senior Choir
  • Private music tuition is offered in piano, recorder and guitar
  • Speech and Drama
  • Poetry Eisteddfod

Outreach Programmes

In order to bring some measure of relief to those who suffer under oppression and poverty, Loreto is committed to the following programmes.

“Under His wings” – helping to feed 400 children daily