You’ve applied, and maybe your child has been accepted into Grade 1, but you don’t feel as confident as you should.

It’s that time of the year when parents of preschoolers (Grade R) are asking if their children are ready for Grade 1.

It is a major decision for a parent,...

January 29, 2018

Welcome to all our parents both old and new, we look forward to a productive academic year!

January has been off to a great start and all our learners are into the swing of things, we would like to take this opportunity to remind you of the importance of being involved...

August 25, 2017

Dear Parents We are well into term three now and with the year quickly drawing to a close, we would like to update you on some things that have taken place over the course of this school year. This year January we welcomed Mrs Nel to our Grade R class and Ms Khosi to o...

August 2, 2017

Although the information my seem overwhelming, it is important to be aware of the effect of too much screen time on your children. As parents knowledge is power, so empower yourself with the information you need to help you raise your children into independent and well...

May 29, 2017

Inspired Giving

Charity and the spirit of giving have been elevated to a new level in the past few years, following natural disasters and terrorist attacks around the globe. After witnessing the horrific images of pain and suffering streaming steadily across their TV se...

April 19, 2017

Positive reinforcement -- using praise or rewards to shape your child's behavior -- means "focusing on the 'good' things your children are doing or certain behaviors that you like and that you want to see more of," explains Melanie Rudnick, a New York City-based parent...

March 24, 2017

1. Yeesh! Fun for kids

Yeesh! Fun for kids is an indoor play centre and activity hub centred around a giant two-storey soft play structure which encourages active, physical play for children up to 12 years. The play centre also boasts a Paint pot craft corner where chil...

February 15, 2017

During grade school, kids start getting homework for the first time to reinforce and extend classroom learning and help them practice important study skills.

By doing homework, kids learn how to:

  • read and follow directions independently

  • manage and budget time (f...

February 14, 2017

The origins of Valentine's day are actually quite different to what we celebrate today  you can read a little more about that here: 

However we at The Mustard Seed Christian Academy would like to take this d...

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