Schools take part in conservancy spellathon

2015-09-10 06:00
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Shamin Maharaj hands over the floating trophy to Wardah Madari from PS Islamic School, winner in the Grade 7 category.

PHOTO: supplied Shamin Maharaj hands over the floating trophy to Wardah Madari from PS Islamic School, winner in the Grade 7 category.

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THE Umbango River Conservancy held a spellathon at Port Shepstone Senior Primary last Wednesday.

Seven schools - Port Shepstone Senior Primary, RA Engar, Marburg Primary, Hlanganani Primary, Jai Hind Primary, Port Shepstone Islamic School and Port Shepstone Primary - participated. This event was held to coincide with Arbor Week this month.

Port Shepstone Islamice School emerged victorious.

URC thanks Port Shepstone Senior Primary for the venue, and the judges and presenter, Shamin Maharaj, Estelle Vandeventer, Pastor Reggie John and Pastor Bongani for assisting with the judging.

The prize money of R1 000 was donated by Raj Naganna and family, while the two floating trophies were sponsored by Maharaj and Pastor John. Councillor Ajith Rajaram ensured that the pupils were well fed and his sponsorship was well received. Simba donated chips. The conservancy thanks all sponsors. - Supplied

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