Fleming Building Concerns

Dear Parents, It has come to my attention that there is some concern regarding the safety of the building and external walls at Fleming and the ELC.  I am assuming that this is in response to the collapse of a section of a wall into the complex adjacent to us, owing...

Fleming Fest 2019

Dear Parents,                                                                                                                         Our Fleming Fest is finally only 17 days away……….. Date: Saturday 22 June.            Time: 9.00 for 9.30am.    Venue: Craighall...

May Newsletter

Dear Parents, Welcome back to what is already proving to be a very busy second term! I hope you all had a good holiday and that you are ready for the onslaught of winter! We have had very few sick children so far and hopefully it will stay that way. I would suggest...

Storytelling Evening / Ladies Lunch

Storytelling When: Wednesday 12 June (Green, Red, Yellow, Orange and Blue Groups ONLY) What to Wear: Children should come in their pyjamas, gowns and slippers, with their favourite teddy bear. Time: 17h30 for 18h00. (Stories start promptly at 18h00) Venue: Grade R and...

Easter Egg collection

Easter is almost upon us! We are collecting boxes of Easter Eggs for the children who live on the dump as well as for the various orphanages that we support. Please would you give any donations to your class teacher who will give them to teacher Yiota to...

Helping children cope with difficult feelings

Helping children cope with difficult feelings “When little people are overwhelmed by big emotions, it’s our job to share our calm, not to join their chaos”                                                                        – LR Knost, author Navigating emotions...

February Newsletter

Dear Parents, We have had an extremely busy first half of the term – the cocktail parties and parent workshops are done and dusted, and the new parents and children are well settled and already part of the furniture! Thank You… to all parents who provided eats...

January Newsletter

18 January 2019 Dear Parents, It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all back to the 2019 school year!  We extend a warm welcome to everyone, but especially to all our new families. We hope that you will soon feel very much at home and part of the Fleming family. I...

8 questions to ask when choosing a pre-primary school

By Pam Royce, Principal at Fleming Pre-Primary If you’re heading back to work after maternity leave; feel your little one needs more stimulation and social interaction than what you can offer at home; or want to prepare your child for school, you’re probably starting...