Photo Gallery

Our Interhouse Athletics Meeting was a great success with Nyala winning the trophy!

Thank you to Vaughan Fouche, our guest speaker. To be a successful 'teentrepreneur' you must have passion, commitment and be prepared for hard work.

From the left: Mr V Fouche, Micaela Klusener[ Afrikaans 2nd language, Best Bilingual learner, Computer Literacy, Hockey Player of the year and Sanlam Sports Star for 2013];Malibongwe Radebe [Prep's DUX, English 1st language, isiZulu 2nd language, Social Sciences, Mathematics, Natural Science, Technology, Chess Player of the year], Nozipho Mahlaba[ Meeuwis and Moore Goodfellowship Sheild] Mr BD Dlamuka

Empangeni Preparatory School held their annual Mr and Miss Valentine on Thursday the 13th February for the school and on Friday night for the parents.

Valentine Junior Girls: 2nd Princess Roxanne Greenan, Miss Junior Valentine Queen Aphelele Zuma and 1st Princess Nonkanyiso Mkhwanazi.

Valentine Junior Boys:1st Prince Wakhiwe Madida, Junior Valentine King Makabongwe Mgenge, 2nd Prince Anathi Madide.

Valentine Senior Girls: 1st Princess Joelle Smithwick, Miss Valentine Senior Queen Senamile Kunene, 2nd Princess Nontombi Ngema.

Valentine Senior Boys: 2nd Prince Ngcebo Makhathini, Mr Valentine Senior King Bandile Fakude, 1st Prince Nhlosenhle Mathe.


Empangeni Preparatory Centenary Art Exhibition at the Museum.

Our Centenary Gala was a festive occasion. Thank you to Miss Basson and Miss Tedder who trained our Synchronized Swimmers. We loved it! What a wonderful way in which to celebrate our birthday.

Senior Victrix Ludorum - Nontombi Ngema

Senior Victor Ludorum - Lindani Mngadi and Shuaib Moola

Junior Victrix and Victor Ludorum - Rachel Mahiyamu and George Mugale

Winning House - Inkonkoni [Floating Trophy held by the two Captains]

Best Supporting House: Ubhejane

On Wednesday 27th and Thursday the 28th August, Prep held their Interhouse Athletics Meeting. In spite of a very windy Wednesday, Thursday was a lovely day. Well done to all our participants, supporters and winners.

On Saturday the 27th September 2014, Empangeni Prep hosted a Soccer Festival sponsored by Eagle Creek Spur. Eight schools participated and the winners were Zululand Remedial Centre and the runners up were Empangeni Prep. Thank you to our sponsers for this wonderful day.

On Friday the 31st October 2014, the Grade 7 classes held their successful Market Day. All the students love to buy food and novelties.

Grade 3 held their Speech Day on Friday the 28th November 2014. We saw Australians, Hawaiians and Zulus singing about their Summer Christmas where there is no snow. What a colourful and happy performance!


On Friday the 5th December we held our Senior Primary Prize Giving. Our guest speaker was paraplegic swimmer, Mr Q Harris. He is an inspiration to us all and we were humbled by his wonderful outlook on life and how he sets goals for himself each day. We are proud to acknowledge that he is a past student of Prep. We wish him all the best as he continues to break records and participates in National and International Galas.Congratulations to our three top prize winners.Rachel Foli on achieving the Sanlam Sportswoman of the Year, Nzuzo Mdalose for the Good Fellowship Shield and the top award of DUX for 2014 to Minenhle Nxumalo.

About 130 Prep students participated in the 5km Mondi Challenge Walk on Sunday, 1st March 2015. Thank you to the educators who accompanied them and to our sponsors, Ola! Thank you to Mr Mazibuku from Ejimini Fitness Club for sponsoring the T-shirts worn by the educators. A fun day was enjoyed by all participants.


On Friday, 13th March 2015 Prep held its Interhouse Swimming Gala.

Thanks to the SGB the students sat in the shade as a permanent roof has been erected over the seating area. The winning house was Inkonkoni and Ubhejane was voted 'The Best Supporting House'


The Asjas Steenkamp Sports Day was held at Heuwelland on Saturday the 14th March 2015. Thank you to Heuwelland Primary School for a lovely day of sport. Our U13 Hockey, Netball and Rugby Teams participated. Thank you to the coaches and the students.

On Friday, 27th March we held our annual St Valentine's Show. Thank you to all the organizers, judges and participants. What a lovely show for all to enjoy. Congratulations to our Senior and Junior Mr and Ms Valentine winners. Thank you to Eagle Creek Spur for sponsoring the Trophies, Floating Trophies, vouchers and decorations.

On Saturday, 18th April our under 9 Hockey, Netball and Rugby Teams went to Grantham Park. All teams had a lovely morning. Thank you to the coaches Mrs Reinbach, Mrs Becker, Mrs Burger and Mr Shabane.

Grade R held a wonderful Teddy Bears' Picnic on the field.. Each student brought along their picnic basket, blanket and of course their Teddy Bear or favourite soft toy. Much fun was had by all especially the Teddy Bears.

The Soul Buddyz organised a Special Assembly to commemorate Child Abuse Week.

Representatives were invited from the Department of Education and Justice, the SAP, as well as a Drama Group from Unizul.      The Choir sang and Mr Khomo's Drama Group re-enacted our journey from 1976 until present day. Thank you to Mrs H Xaba and Mrs D Vilakazi for organising this very important event.

On Saturday, 12th September 2015 the Tiger Wheel and Tyre sponsored Soccer Day was hosted by Felixton College.

Thank you to all for an enjoyable day of soccer. Well done to our Girls and especially our u13 1st Soccer Team who won the tournament.

Mrs Xaba and Mrs Vilikazi organized an Arbor Day to celebrate 'TREES' ,

On Friday the 4th December the Senior Primary held their prize giving. Xolani Sithole, a past Prep student was the guest speaker.

Sadly we said farewell to Mrs Atkins as she left for Gauteng. She will be sorely missed after more than 20 years of dedication to Empangeni Prep!

Junior Victor Ludorums Donell Mudzimba and Oden James
Junior Victrix Ludorums Landiswa Lushozi and Sina Zuke

Senior Victrix Ludorum Rachel Mahiyamu
Senior Victor Ludorum George Mugale

Captains for Inkonkoni, Lesego Maphumulo and Mlondi Mkhwanazi proudly holding the Interhouse Floating Trophy for 2016

Our Ubhejane Cheer-leaders holding the Best Supporting House Trophy : Sbonga Mthethwa, Pinky Mthembu, Wendy Mthembu and Asanda Xulu

Duane van Rooyen, Andre Ruthanam and Marsha Govender Junior Primary Valentine Ladies : Palesa Moloi, Lubanzi Ngubane and Phelo Nene
Mr Mr M Mbokazi , Duane Van Rooyen and Andre Ruthanam with the Senior Valentine Ladies: Pinky Mthembu, Wandiswa Buthelezi and Rachel Mahiyamu
Mr M Mbokazi , Duane Van Rooyen, Andre Ruthanam and Marsha Govender with the Valentine Junior Lads : Onke Mpanza, Master Valentine Tyresse Tringer and Amu Nkosi
 Mr Mr M Mbokazi , Duane Van Rooyen, Andre Ruthanam and Marsha Gov-ender with the Senior Valentine Gentlemen: Sean Fynn, Andiswa Yimba and Ethan Sithole

Another successful Valentine Show was enjoyed by all the students. Thank you to the organizers and participants.

Thank you to all the swimmers who swam in the Arboretum Gala and swam in the Leomat Relay 1000metres. The educators were there to participate....well done to all swimmers!!! We are proud of you!

We held a Special Assembly to say farewell to Mrs Simpson who relocated to Durban. We wish her well at her new school.

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