Well Done to the Choir

The Fairbairn College Choir participated in the Tygerberg Eisteddfod recently. Scores achieved are as follows:

 Classic Category – 80%

Contemporary Category: 86%

A superb effort and thank you to: Mr Botes, Mrs Bruwer, Mrs Jurgens and the Music Department and Ms Correia and the Cultural Department.



2015 Matric Certificates

The 2015 Matric Certificates (National Senior Certificate Examinations) has arrived

at Fairbairn College. Matrics of 2015 can collect from the reception office. Please bring your Identity Document along.


We are Proud of Yaseen Mowzer

Quote from Mr Marchand regarding Mohammad Yaseen Mowzer

This bright young man has been making Fairbairn proud for the past 4 years and he has done it again and has been selected to represent his country in the international Mathematics Olympiad, to be held in Hong Kong. Yaseen is an outstanding ambassador for the College. We wish him all the best for the upcoming competition .

Quote from Mohammad Yaseen Mowzer:

I am excited to participate in the International Mathematics Olympiad. I am proud to represent South Africa and I hope that I will meet interesting people from different cultures who share my interest in mathematics.



Fee bearing image – Cape Town – 150624 – Yaseen Mowzer from Fairbairn College are representing South Africa in a maths Olympiad in Thailand. Reporter: Ray Wolf. Photographer: Armand Hough





Novelty Cakes

Mrs Saayman’s Grade 11 Consumer Class recently complete a practical:  the theme – “Novelty Cakes”

Well done Grade 11’s!


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We are Proud of:

We are proud of Lenny Johnson and Ethan Saaiman.

They have been selected to represent WP at the Ice Hockey Inter Provincial Championships in June /July holidays.


Rugby Results

Parklands College

U/14 – won 41-7

U/15 – won 19-3

U/16 –24-24

U/19A – won 12-3

Bernadino Heights

U/14 – Lost 3-26

U/15 – Lost 3-19

U/16 –  won 17-10

U/19A – won 18-15


U/14 – lost 15-17

U/15 – won 10-10

U/16 – lost 20-27

U/19B – won 17-5

U/19A – won 24-0


Music Evening – 12 May 2016

Poster music evening


Fairbairn History Book

Fairbairn College is celebrating its 40th birthday next year – in 2017.  Please feel free to nominate any past pupil who has achieved excellence after school.  Please provide the full name of your proposed candidate, the year he/she matriculated as well as details of his/her achievement.

You can E-mail the particulars to: aerasmus@fairbairncollege.com



We are Proud of:

The First Netball Team took part in the Parklands College Netball tournament on Saturday, 23 April 2016.

With a friendly welcome and wet courts we kicked off our first game against Fairmont. After a tough battle we won 8-5.

Our other results were:

Won against Inkwenkwezi High School, 16-7.

Drew against St. Cyprian’s School, 8 -8.

Lost against Parklands College, 10-7.

Drew against Melkbosstrand High School, 11- 11.

Narrowly Lost against Curro, Durbanville, 13-12.

Won against CBC, 14-6.

Won against Parklands College U/16A, 15- 3,

We proceeded to the semi-finals against Melkbosstrand High School, while Parklands College and Fairmont High School contested the other  semi-finals.

We beat Melkbosstrand High School with a convincing score of 18- 13 and went through to play in the finals against our toughest competition, Fairmont High School.

In this match we bettered all performances of the day and ended the tournament victoriously, beating Fairmont High School 17 – 15.

We would like to commend every single player.  You did your College proud!

Congratulations on the wonderful start to a good season, girls!

The support from parents and the Headmaster was much appreciated.












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