The Ideal Place to Grow Children

The Ideal Place to Grow Children

Headmaster's Newsletters

Stay in the loop with school news and messages from our Headmaster, Viktor Kurz. 

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 23 January 2020

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 23 January 2020

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” Mark Twain I love this photo, captured spontaneously and then sent to me by a staff member yesterday. I could not resist using it. It is reflected on our Facebook page post too and speaks a...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 16 January 2020

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 16 January 2020

“Children learn from what we do, not what we teach.” Ziauddin Yousafzai Dear Parents/Guardians Welcome to the 2020 school year! It has certainly been a restful and relaxing holiday. For the Kurz family, a wonderful family wedding on a wine farm in the Cape was a...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 05 December 2019

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 05 December 2019

Dear Parents “Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection.” The words above, attributed to Winston Churchill, sum up the spirit of the Christmas season and the 4th Term at Clifton Notties perfectly. There is much to rejoice about and reflect on as we...

Headmaster’s eNews – 22 November 2019

Headmaster’s eNews – 22 November 2019

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” Eleanor Roosevelt Dear Parents/Guardians Often quoted words by Eleanor Roosevelt, but words which reflect what many of our Grade 7s and staff who are retiring are involved in: dreaming and...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 11 November 2019

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 11 November 2019

Dear Parents I enjoyed this quote by “anonymous”. And there is much to be thankful of andfor being willing to see possibilities and opportunities when things look anythingbut bright. This week saw our Grade 5s interact with Crystal Springs Primary School childrenin...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 24 October 2019

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 24 October 2019

“Don’t prepare the path for the child, prepare the child for the path.”Zig Ziglar Dear Parents/Guardians The words of Zig Ziglar ring as true for me as a father of my two children (and as a teacher) as I assume they do for you too. This is our “challenge”…balancing...