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Paddy Upton – ‘Winning with Kids’

Maritzburg College was very fortunate this week to host top international cricket coach, mind coach, and author, Paddy Upton to address our parents, staff and …
Posted on October 18, 2019
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A Report on Academic Highlights and Co-Curricular Activities in 2019

AN ADDENDUM TO THE HEADMASTER’S SPEECH ACADEMIC Our boys continue to excel in many different areas, and they have done themselves and their school proud. …
Posted on October 11, 2019
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World Teachers’ Day

Dear Parents and Guardians Tomorrow is World Teachers’ Day. In many countries, Teachers’ Days are intended to be special days for the appreciation of teachers, …
Posted on October 4, 2019
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IBSC Supports Boys and Boys’ Schools

Recent publicized events globally have raised questions about the effectiveness of boys’ schools teaching moral conduct, especially respect for women. All members of the International …
Posted on September 16, 2019
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More on illegal substances in schools

Further to the article on illegal substance abuse in schools, the Independent on Saturday newspaper have published research into Xanax tablets and the prevalence of …
Posted on August 24, 2019
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Celebrating Women’s Day

This week we also celebrate Women’s Day on Friday 9 August with a day off school and a well-earned long weekend break. On 9 August …
Posted on August 9, 2019
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Illegal Substance Abuse

Dear Parents and Guardians Re: Illegal Substance Abuse As a school, Maritzburg College is fully committed to providing your sons with a safe, nurturing and …
Posted on August 7, 2019
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A tribute to our Fathers

As a father and grandfather, I am truly blessed to have three boys and a daughter as well as four grandchildren [ two boys and …
Posted on June 14, 2019