NHS 2020: A Year of Cultural Evolution

Newcastle High School’s Head of Culture, Iziphozonke Mlambo, has declared 2020 as “The Year of Cultural Evolution for NHS.” The enthusiastic new Head Boys and Girls said that they are prepared to make it their primary purpose to make 2020 a year to remember. “Life is not about finding yourself but of creating yourself. I […]

Newcastle High School’s Rising Star: Tinashe Sumaili

Tinashe Sumaili, a grade nine student at Newcastle High School, has brought acclaim to the school by winning bronze at the International Eskom Science Expo for Young Scientists held in Boksburg. The team from Newcastle High won multiple praise in the event held from 24 to 27 September 2019. His project was titled “Locomotives Revolutionised” […]

Newcastle High School’s Rising Star

Pictured: Iziphozonke Mlambo with some of his accolades. Iziphozonke MlamboThe spotlight shines brightly on Newcastle High School’s Iziphozonke Musawenkosi Mlambo who believes in breaking boundaries all the way to success.Iziphozonke earned the nickname of ‘Prophet’ at Newcastle High with his inspirational speeches. His spark of leadership began as a member of the RCL, a role […]

Newcastle High School Choir Festival

The annual NHS Choir Festival took place on Tuesday the 20 th of August for the primary schools and on Wednesday the 21 st of August for the high schools. Family and friends of the different choirs enjoyed beautiful choral music on both these evenings. On both nights we had some first time participants (Chelmsford […]

A Bright Future Ahead for Newcastle High School

A Bright Future Ahead for Newcastle High School

Newcastle High School celebrated the academic efforts of its Top Ten members at a fun-filled breakfast at the Grey Goose Game Lodge. It was an early morning for the club as they challenged each other in the Park Run, followed by an all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast and supported the NHS Choir’s performance at the Lodge. The […]

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Newcastle High School Takes Home the Gold

Learners across Grades 8 to 12 proudly represented Newcastle High School at the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists 2019. There were strong contenders with great ambition and fantastic ideas at the event. The learners had been preparing for the event with great earnestness and enthusiasm. The NHS learners were warmly supported by their educators who […]

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NEWCASTLE HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMS VERY WELL AT ESKOM EXPO SCIENCE REGIONAL COMPETITION Newcastle High school took part in the regional Eskom Expo competition at the Outdoor centre in Ladysmith on Friday 26 July 2019. We are very proud of the learners who took part. Of the 21 projects entered, 13 projects were successful in being […]

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The Fierce NHS Hockey Team

By Maxine W. Daubert The beginning of 2019 marked the start of a great upward progression for Newcastle High School’s first and second team boys’ hockey matches. The venue was St. Dominics and the competition was varied and fierce including well-established teams and players from Dundee High, Ferrum High and St. Dominics. Newcastle High had […]

Newcastle High School Cleans Up for Mandela Day (4)

Cleaning for Mandela Day

As part of the Mandela Day Programme, the learners at Newcastle High School embarked on a Clean-Up Campaign of their school and the town. The project was headed by the school’s Wildlife and Environmental Club in its inaugural ambit to make a positive difference in their school and community. Approximately a hundred learners from Grades […]

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Newcastle High School’s Fiery Netball Force

The 2019 Netball Season has met tough competition with Newcastle High School’s U16 Girls’ Squad. Banele Fumba, Zamokuhle Nozipho Kunene, Fanelesibonge Mbonane, Lynda Anele Mndaweni, Kwanele Mvelase, Londiwe Angel Nkabinde, Minenhle Mbalenhle Nkosi, Fundisiwe Khanyisile Nxumalo, Anele Bongiwe Sithole and Thandolwethu Nolwazi Zuma are the star athletes who made the grade.  The team proudly wears […]